Dmitry Markanov took part in «Siberia Legal 2017»
Dmitry Markanov participated in the 10th Legal Forum of Siberia "Siberia Legal 2017", that was dedicated to the topic: "Management of legal business: today's solutions for tomorrow's clients". The main purpose of the event was to exchange practical experience in order to build and develop a successful law firm. The forum gathered more than 100 specialists on its site from all over Russia and neighboring countries.
24 March 2017
Alexander Baranchikov gave his comments to the newspaper «Izvestia»
The Russian Export Center, the RUPTO and the fund "Innopraktika" cooperate on establishing centers of intellectual property protection in foreign countries. It is estimated that by the end of 2017 an action plan will be prepared and a conception for the creation of the centers will be chosen. The implementation of patent landscapes will play an important role in their creation. What is their effectiveness? - Alexander Baranchikov shares his expert opinion in the article.
23 March 2017
PATENTUS nullified trademark Arida in the RUPTO
Dmitry Markanov successfully defended the clients’ interests — Arida Ltd and its affiliated person Shakhkeldyan A.A. — in the Chamber for Patent Disputes at a hearing considering a legal objection to granting legal protection to the combined trademark No. 588982 in respect of all goods in class 20 and services in class 35 under the NICE classification.
16 March 2017
PATENTUS defended the patent on automatic breaker with a test unit
In the Chamber for Patent Disputes Alexey Mikhailov successfully defended the interests of MFK Techenergo — one of the largest electrical engineering companies in Russia — in a patent dispute with Kursk Electrical Equipment Plant. The matter of the dispute was the client’s utility model ¹ 157825 that represented a low-voltage automatic breaker with a test unit.
20 February 2017
PATENTUS is among the best law firms of the IP STARS ranking
On February 1, 2017 IP Stars published the annual ranking results of the leading firms for trade mark work. For the first time PATENTUS experts participated in the competition and were promptly recognized in both nominations: “trademark contentious” and “trademark prosecution”. IP Stars marked PATENTUS as “Recommended” (Tier 3) in the first nomination and “Notable firm” in the second nomination.
10 February 2017
PATENTUS lawyers participated in the International Arbitration Conference.
December 7, 2016 Dmitry Markanov and Alexander Baranchikov participated in the Annual International Arbitration Conference «Russia as a dispute resolution place». The event was held by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in the Radisson Royal Hotel.
09 December 2016
PATENTUS participated in the annual conference of patent attorneys
November 22–25, 2016 Larisa Viktorovna Grudina and Dmitry Markanov participated in the VII (XXII) annual research and practice conference of patent attorneys, held in POTEMKIN hotel in Tsarskoye Selo of Pushkin town. The conference was attended by more than 150 lead experts of Russian and foreign patent firms.
30 November 2016
PATENTUS sustained the court decision to recover 500 thousand rubles in favor of the client
Dmitry Markanov and Tatiana Sergunina have obtained affirmance of the judgment made on the August 29, 2016 in regards of 500 thousand rubles recovery of court expenses for payment of PATENTUS firm’s services in favor of Microbnye Technologii LLC in the Presidium of the Court for Intellectual Property Rights (case ¹ SIP 697/2015).
29 November 2016
PATENTUS — leader of filing trademark applications according to RUPTO
The list of leaders in filing electronic trademark applications in the year 2016 was published on the official RUPTO website. Among 10 announced positions, law firms that provide broad variety of services in the field of IP took 6 places of which PATENTUS stands the second one. Since April, 2016 PATENTUS experts have filed 451 electronic trademark applications.
25 November 2016