INTELECT-S named among Russia's top firms in the intellectual property sector (Pravo.Ru-300, The Legal500 EMEA, Chambers Europe). Britain's reputable magazines and publishers announced INTELECT-S Russia's IP Firm of the Year.
INTELLECT-S has a separate Department of Intellectual Property Rights protection. For the most part IP work is performed by lawyers practicing in IP department (consultancy, trademark registration, patent prosecution, registration of computer programs, contracting, arbitrazh and general jurisdiction litigation, representation of clients before the Russian patent office (Rospatent) and Federal Antimonopoly Service). However, lawyers practicing in Litigation Department could be engaged in complex antimonopoly proceedings and patent litigation.
Today IP is one of the basic practices of the full-service firm along with Litigation, although back in 2000 INTELLECT-S was founded as IP boutique.
- Resolution of intellectual property disputes. Domain disputes
- Registration of trademarks in Russia, registration of computer programs and data bases
- Patent Services. Patenting of Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
- Protection of copyrights and neighboring rights
- Anti-monopoly service, including protection against Unfair Competition. Advertising
- International registration of trademarks
- International Patenting. Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)
- Franchising, know-how, business secret
- Protect of business reputation