Partners Elena Buranova and Andrey Zuykov participated in the meeting of the RSPP Committee on Intellectual property

4 March 2020

Partners Elena Buranova and Andrey Zuykov participated in the meeting of the RSPP Committee on Intellectual property

On March 3, 2020, a regular meeting of the RSPP Committee on Intellectual property and Creative industries was held in Moscow. At the meeting KIAP was represented by Partner of IP Practice Elena Buranova and Partner of Tax practice Andrey Zuykov.

The topic of the discussion was "Tax problems in the turnover of intellectual rights and the formation of intangible assets. New business initiatives to protect intellectual property rights". Participants of the meeting discussed issues and legislative initiatives related to the calculation of taxes for transactions and payment of remuneration in respect of objects of intellectual property (IPOs), the existing world practice and Russian approaches to the formation of intangible assets, the expansion of judicial protection in the field of patent rights, and the regulatory legal regulation of "big data". As a result of the meeting, the position of the Committee was formed to make further decisions on this issue.

RSPP unites more than 320 thousand representatives of industrial, scientific, financial, and commercial organizations in all regions of Russia. RSPP members include thousands of major Russian companies and more than 100 industry and regional associations. The Union supports entrepreneurs not only in Russia but also at the international level, putting forward proposals to improve the business environment. The Union is designed to consolidate the efforts of Russian Industrialists and entrepreneurs aimed at improving the business environment, raising the status of Russian business in the country and the world, and maintaining a balance of interests of society, government, and business. KIAP, Attorneys at Law, has been a member of the RSPP since 2019.


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Headed by Partner Elena Buranova, KIAP IP practice is recommended by the international ratings Legal 500 EMEA and Chambers Europe, as well as by Russian Pravo.ru-300 and "Kommersant" legal directories. In 2020 the practice was first time ever recommended by the international ranking World Trademark Review 1000 in the field of Prosecution and Strategy. In 2019 the practice was marked by the ranking ‘Managing IP - IP Stars' and was listed among the best law firms in Russia in Trade mark contentious work. Elena Buranova is personally recommended by WTR 1000 and Best Lawyers international ratings. In 2019 Elena was appointed a member of INTA Commercialization of Brands Committee for the term of 2020-2021. The clients of the practice are major Russian and international retailers, TMT and IT corporations, oil & gas, production and pharmaceutical companies. The Practice represents its clients in the Patents Disputes Chamber, Arbitration tribunals, and General Jurisdiction Courts, provides consultations in all intellectual property issues and assists in registration of intellectual property rights.


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