Sojuzpatent is the oldest leading law firm providing services in the field of IP protection in Russia and other countries, including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.
Sojuzpatents team of over 160 qualified specialists includes 50 registered Russian and Eurasian patent and trademark attorneys and litigation lawyers. Between them, they offer inclusive and highly practical expertise in all disciplines of science and technology.
Our clients represent about 90 countries from around the world.

The following new regulations governing RUPTO’s activities entered into force at the end of 2015 - beginning of 2016:

08 January 2016

18.12.15 Administrative Regulations for pre-term termination of trademarks connected with the termination of the right holder as a legal entity or as an inpidual entrepreneur 

27.01.16 Administrative Regulations for utility model patent granting, issuance of its duplicate

27.01.16 Rules for compiling, filing and consideration of utility model applications

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for granting industrial design patent, issuance of its duplicate.

27.01.16 Rules for compiling, filing and consideration of industrial design applications

27.01.16 Administrative Regulations for granting appellation of origin certificate, issuance of its duplicate.

27.01.16 Rules for compiling, filing and consideration of the appellation of origin applications

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for granting integrated circuit topology certificate, issuance of its duplicate

08.01.16 Rules for compiling integrated circuit topology application

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for registration of transfer of rights for an invention, utility model or industrial design patent, trademark, appellation of origin, topology of integrated circuits, software for computers and database on non-contractual grounds

10.01.16 Administrative Regulations for consideration of the application on granting open license for use of an invention, utility model or industrial design patent 

08.01.16 Administrative Regulation for industrial design renewal

08.01.16  Procedure for industrial design renewal

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for trademark  renewal

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations of appellation of origin renewal

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for inserting changes in trademark certificates

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for inserting changes in the certificates for programs for computers, databases, integrated circuit topologies

08.01.16 Administrative Regulation for patent term extension

08.01.16 Procedure for patent term extension and additional patent issuance

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for an invention, utility model or industrial design patent  reinstatement

08.01.16 Administrative Regulations for inserting changes in an invention, utility model or industrial design patent