COUNTRY : RUSSIAN FEDERATION
CAPITAL : MOSCOW
LANGUAGE : RUSSIAN
MEMBER : PARIS CONVENTION, WTO-TRIPS, MADRID AGREEMENT AND MADRID PROTOCOL, TRADEMARK LAW TREATY, BERNE CONVENTION, PCT,
The Russian Patent office is known as the Rospatent.
PROTECTION OF TRADEMARKS IN RUSSIA:
1. National Registration - Direct Filing with National Trademark Office
Please refer our Treaties section on International protection under Madrid System.
Therefore, to obtain protection in Russia, there are two options from which the applicant can choose.
Following indications may be used as Trademarks in Denmark:
Applicants should bear in mind that the following will not be registrable as Trademarks in Russian Fedration:
It is highly advisable to conduct a search of the proposed mark to ensure that a similar mark has not been applied for by other contenders and is not pending registration or is already registered.
Applicant has to furnish the following documentation for filing:
TRADEMARKCOPIA.COM will assist you with the following:
• Infringement & Opposition Actions
• License and Assignment procedures
• Trademark Watch Services
Post examination, the trademark application is published in the official IP journal.
Once the trademark application is accepted for registration, the Registrar of trademarks enters the details of the application onto the trademark register and publishes the details of the application.
Post - Registration: Once the trademark after it is registered is to be continuously used within 3 yrs., otherwise the mark becomes vulnerable for cancellation owing to non use.