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Learn about legal framework of trademark registration, protection and enforcement in Russia. You can also compare Russian approach with international standards enshrined in relevant treaties and discover problematic arears of trademark protection in the Russia. This course is on legal regulation of trademark protection in Russia. It explains the process of acquiring trademark in Russia, alternatives to trademark protection (such as firm names, trade names, names of origins), requirements for trademark validity, conditions under which trademarks are protected in Russia, scope of excusive trademark rights protection, peculiarities of assignment and licensing practice in Russia. The course also focuses on issues of trademark infringement, criteria applied by the Russian courts and relevant practice of the Russian Intellectual Property Court. It describes different remedies available to the trademark holders, including calculation of statutory damages under the Russian law for trademark infringement. Russian trademark legislation and case law do not have long historical roots. This is the reason why this area of the Russian law may be characterized as very dynamic. Examples will be given to illustrate successful legal solutions (for example, trademark protection in domain names, exhaustion of trademark rights) and ongoing search for proper and balanced regulation (for example, regulation of parallel imports, antitrust regulation in trademark law, application of fair use doctrine o trademarks)....
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Trademarks and Other Means of Individualization

This lecture provides a general overview of different means of individualization (identifiers) under the Russian law, such as trade names, firm names, designations of places of origin and trademarks. Each of them has its own unique function, special regulation, conditions of protection, scope of protection, remedies available to their right holders, as well as advantages and disadvantages....
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7 vídeos (Total de 78 min), 1 teste
Video7 videos
Introductory lecture9min
Trade names in Russia9min
Firm names in Russia19min
Designations of Places of Origin14min
Trademarks in Russia:Introduction13min
Trademarks in Russia: Part II10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Trademarks and Other Means of Individualization30min

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Acquiring trademark rights

This lecture explains process of acquiring trademark. We will see what signs can be registered as trademarks, explain different legal grounds when registration of a trademark can be denied. We will also discuss in detail absolute and relative grounds for refusal to register trademarks, in particular concept of distinctiveness, acquiring trademarks rights through use, immoral trademarks, interrelation of trademarks and prior rights of third parties and others. Specific rules and procedures for acquiring protection of well-known and foreign trademarks will be described as well....
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7 vídeos (Total de 70 min), 1 teste
Video7 videos
Distinctiveness requirment for trademark registration: Part II10min
Absolute grounds for refusal to register a trademark under the Russian law14min
Relative grounds for refusal to register a trademark under the Russian law:Part I10min
Relative grounds for refusal to register a trademark: Part II8min
Acquiring rights to well-known trademarks in Russia8min
Protection of foreign trademarks in Russia9min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Acquiring Trademark Rights22min

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2 horas para concluir

Trademark Infringement

During this lecture we will discuss conditions under which actions of third parties using similar sign are regarded as infringement of trademark rights according to the Russian Civil Code. Russian courts developed their own approach to consider trademark infringement disputes called sometimes as "triangle rule". Case studies and examples explaining the logic of the Russian case-law will be provided. Besides, there are some instances when defendants may be allowed to use another’s trademark without permission and without payment of any royalties. The lecture covers such legal defenses as well. ...
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7 vídeos (Total de 79 min), 1 teste
Video7 videos
Trademark Infringement: Part II8min
Trademark Infringement: Part III10min
Exceptions to "Triangle" Rule:Part I12min
Exceptions to "Triangle Rule": Part II13min
Defenses to Trademark Infringement: Part I11min
Defenses to Trademark Infringement: Part II12min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Trademark Infringement18min

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Termination of Trademark Rights

Trademark rights are not timeless or absolute; they may be terminated, revoked or invalidated if necessary legal grounds are present. What are these grounds? This lecture answers this question and provides for relevant illustrations when trademark rights may be removed from the Register of trademarks on voluntary or involuntary basis. Among them are expiration of trademark rights, waiver of rights, change of trademark owner’s legal status, opposition of third parties regarding breach of absolute or relative grounds for refusal to register trademarks, bad faith registration and unfair competition, non-use of trademarks and loss of distinctiveness....
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5 vídeos (Total de 57 min), 1 teste
Video5 videos
Invalidation13min
Non-use of trademarks: Part I11min
Non-use of trademarks: Part II9min
Revocation of trademarks that have become generic terms14min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Termination of Trademark Rights24min
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por GYJun 9th 2018

Great course for all IP Professionals who want to know about trademark law & regulations in Russia

por MSAug 20th 2017

The course is academically useful and well structured, the instructor is well experienced .

Instrutores

Vladislav Starzhenetsky

Associate Professor
Department of International Public and Private Law

Sobre National Research University Higher School of Economics

National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE) is one of the top research universities in Russia. Established in 1992 to promote new research and teaching in economics and related disciplines, it now offers programs at all levels of university education across an extraordinary range of fields of study including business, sociology, cultural studies, philosophy, political science, international relations, law, Asian studies, media and communications, IT, mathematics, engineering, and more. Learn more on www.hse.ru...

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