Protection of intellectual property rights

8th International Conference
  • IT solutions patenting
  • Unfair competition
  • Advertising and Media
  • Combat counterfeiting
  • International experience
IP trends from around the world. More than 25 cases from intellectual property experts from major corporations and leading law firms from the China, India and Russia. "Full immersion"days.

Program

12 May, Thursday
The conference languages: russian, english
Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English and Russian
9:00-9:30
Intellectual property in the new realities: changes in regulation
Maria Moish
Senior Legal Consultant,
KPMG in Russia and the CIS
9:30-10-00
Intellectual property in joint ownership
Valentina Orlova
Head of the Intellectual Property and Trademark Practice, Patent Attorney, Patent specialist, Doctor of Law,
Pepelyaev Group
10:00-10:30
Fixation and transfer of rights to software from the developer to the employer: current reality
Galina Martyanova
IP expert
10:30-11:00
System Due Diligence of software when buying a company
Julia Ponomareva
Ph.D. in Law, Leading Intellectual Property Legal Adviser,
Qiwi
11:00-11:30
Coffee break
11:30-12:00
The practice of managing a multi-branded asset of an FMCG company
Tatiana Davydenko
Head of the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property and Information,
Cherkizovo Group
12:00-12:30
Dispute resolution practice in IT: what you need to know and what to prepare for
Evgeny Alexandrov
Partner, Trademark & Design Attorney, Ph.D., Head of Legal, Trademark & Design Practice,
Gorodissky and Partners, Moscow
12:30-13:00
Disputes over infringement of exclusive rights
Svetlana Malkova
Senior lawyer,
PJSC Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works
13:00-14:00
Lunch
14:00-14:30
IP and LegalTech: Do IP lawyers need technologies?
Irina Shurmina
Counsel, Head of Digital Law,
CMS, Russia
14:30-16:00
Registrability of trademarks against public order or morality in Russia and abroad
Moderator: Sergey Zuykov
Managing Partner,
Zuykov and partners, Russia
Rick Tan
IP Councel,
Jiaquan IP Law, China
Sabuktageen Z. Khawaja
Senior Legal Consultant & Head of IP Department,
Axiom Mark, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Niti Dewan
Patent & Trade Mark Attorney, Head of Patents & Business Development,
R.K. Dewan & Co., India
16:00-16:30
Coffee break
16:30-17:00
Marketplaces against the copyright holder in disputes over the sale of counterfeit goods: information intermediaries or offenders?
Yaroslav Schuetzle
Head of IT & IP Litigation Practice,
Rustam Kurmaev and Partners
17:00-17:30
Compliance with IP rights in electronic commerce: new trends, rules, practices
Evgenia Zharkova
Head of the Department of legal support of Commerce,
OZON
17:30-18:00
Fighting online counterfeiters
Roman Larshin
Senior Lawyer,
Zuykov and Partners
18:00 — 20:00
End of the Conference

Program

13 May, Friday
9:00-10:00
Panel Discussion: Interaction of internal patent/legal services and consultants
Moderator: Yuri Kuznetsov
Partner, Russian Patent Attorney, Eurasian Patent & Design Attorney
Head of Patent Practice,
Gorodissky and Partners, Moscow
Andrey Inshakov
Head of Patent Department,
Yandex
Anna Orlova
Deputy Director General of Science and product,
United Wagon Company
Victor Stankovsky
Partner, Regional Director,
Gorodissky and Partners
10:00-10:30
How to communicate with the commercial department of the company on intellectual property protection issues?
Ivan Preobrazhensky
Head of the Legal Department,
Gett
10:30-11:00
The possibilities of modern patent analytics for practitioners
Anna Lapa
Chief Specialist of the Intellectual Property Department,
Generium
11:00-11:30
Coffee break
11:30-12:00
Patent Strategy in China
Bin CHEN
Partner, Director of Patent Department of Electronic and Physics,
Shanghai Patent & Trademark Law Office, LLC., China
  • Key Considerations for Patent Strategies in China;
  • Chinese patent law and Judicial system;
  • Tips and tricks.
12:00-12:30
Important Aspects of South African Intellectual Property Law to keep in mind when dealing with Patents and Trademarks in South Africa
Vanessa Lawrance
Associate,
Hahn & Hahn Inc, South Africa
Pieter Venter
Director - Patent and Trademark Attorney
Hahn & Hahn Inc, South Africa
12:30-13:00
Cost management for patenting in Russia and abroad
Andrey Inshakov
Head of Patent Department,
Yandex
13:00-14:00
Lunch
14:00-14:30
Legal aspects of using Open Source: pros, cons, pitfalls
Yaroslav Schuetzle
Head of IT & IP Litigation Practice,
Rustam Kurmaev and Partners
14:30-15:00
Key issues and potential pitfalls as the project progresses
Anna Voitsekhovich
Director of the Legal Risk Management Department,
MTS
14:30-15:00
Cancellation of Eurasian patents
Maria Bogomolova
Head of Practice, Intellectual Property,
Sibur
15:00-15:30
Legal issues of software vulnerabilities
Denis Dorotenko
The head of the direction,
Start.ru
15:30-16:00
The legal nature of in-game values under EU law
Ksenia Bychkova
Head of Legal Support for Games and Esports,
Mail.Ru Group
16:00-16:30
Coffee break
Speakers
  • Rick Tan
    IP Councel
    Jiaquan IP Law, China
  • Dr. Niti Dewan
    Patent & Trade Mark Attorney, Head of Patents & Business Development
    R.K. Dewan & Co., India
  • Bin CHEN
    Partner, Director of Patent Department of Electronic and Physics
    Shanghai Patent & Trademark Law Office, LLC., China
  • Sergey Zuykov
    Managing Partner
    Zuykov and Partners, Russia
  • Sabuktageen Z. Khawaja
    Senior Legal Consultant & Head of IP Department
    Axiom Mark, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Evgenia Zharkova
    Head of the Department of legal support of Commerce
    OZON, Russia
  • Galina Martyanova
    Head of Legal Department
    1С-Bitrix, Russia
  • Julia Ponomareva
    Ph.D. in Law, Leading Intellectual Property Legal Adviser
    Qiwi, Russia
  • Yuri Kuznetsov
    Partner, Russian Patent Attorney, Eurasian Patent & Design Attorney
    Head of Patent Practice
    Gorodissky and Partners, Russia
  • Evgeny Alexandrov
    Partner, Trademark & Design Attorney, Ph.D., Head of Legal, Trademark & Design Practice
    Gorodissky and Partners, Russia
  • Andrey Inshakov
    Head of Patent Department
    Yandex, Russia
  • Yaroslav Schuetzle
    Head of IT & IP Litigation Practice
    Rustam Kurmaev and Partners, Russia
  • Svetlana Malkova
    Senior lawyer
    PJSC Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works, Russia
  • Ksenia Bychkova
    Head of Legal Support for Games and Esports
    Mail.Ru Group, Russia
  • Denis Dorotenko
    Head of IP
    Start.ru, Russia
  • Anna Lapa
    Leading IP expert
    Generium, Russia
  • Valentina Orlova
    Head of IP Practice
    Pepeliaev Group, Russia
  • Roman Larshin
    Senior lawyer
    Zuykov and partners, Russia
  • Irina Shurmina
    Counsel, Head of Digital Law
    CMS, Russia
  • Maria Moish
    Senior Legal Adviser
    KPMG, Russia
  • Pieter Venter
    Director, patent attorney
    Hahn & Hahn Inc, South Africa
  • Vanessa Lawrance
    Partner
    Hahn & Hahn Inc, South Africa

Conference Sponsors

Russian and foreign Law Firms

Venue

Courtyard® by Marriott® St. Petersburg Center is located on the embankment of the Griboedov Canal, in the historic center of St. Petersburg, a 10-minute walk from the Mariinsky Theater and New Holland Island. Hotel offers 273 spacious rooms equipped with a wide comfortable bed, working area and wi-fi. The Courtyard St. Petersburg Center Hotel is ideal for both business trips and family vacations.