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, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, 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.

February 27, 2007 the Chamber for Patent Disputes invalidated Russian invention patent 2272319 in the opposition case filed by the patent attorneys of Sojuzpatent on behalf of the client -“Kostroma Motor Plant”. It is interesting to note that this patent was used by the patent owner as a ground for criminal infringement accusations against several large Russian and Foreign companies. The executives of these companies were criminally accused by patent owner for willingful infringement of patent 2272319 in large scale (article 147 of the Russian Criminal Code) and faced up to 5 years of imprisonment.

23 March 2007