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August 10, 2012 Large Ukraine-based BitTorrent site shut down
August 6, 2012 Volodya i Medvedi trademark validated
August 3, 2012 Ukraine between FTZ and EU
August 3, 2012 Seminar on Patent Awareness and Patent Information
July 25, 2012 Stolichnaya and Moskovskaya vodkas return to Russian state control
July 24, 2012 Patent chamber rejects Adidas' complaint about trademark registration
July 24, 2012 Sakpatenti delegation visited USA for study on technology transfer issues
July 16, 2012 Trademark law reforms due for approval in Lithuania
July 6, 2012 The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine ratified MEDICRIME Convention
June 27, 2012 Conflict Between Trademarks and Corporate Names in Ukraine
June 27, 2012 Kazakhstan: Open Registration of Cyrillic Domain Names Begins August 15
June 27, 2012 WIPO Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances Concluded
June 27, 2012 Russian Authors' Society determined as royalty collector for re-broadcast russian copyrighted music on TV channels
June 7, 2012 Russian Supreme Commercial Court protects international non-proprietary names
June 7, 2012 Who owns asteroids or the moon?
June 1, 2012 Odd Man Out: Will Armenia be able to integrate into European free trade zone bypassing Russia?
May 24, 2012 Sakpatenti Delegation in Kazakhstan
May 23, 2012 St. Petersburg hosts second legal forum
May 16, 2012 Russian Lawyers Greet WTO Warmly
May 14, 2012 Visit of Sakpatenti’s delegation to Latvia
May 8, 2012 Seminar on Technology Transfer and Innovation Issues
April 26, 2012 Language games in Russia
April 19, 2012 Steve Jobs' IP on Display at WIPO
April 19, 2012 WIPO Director General Francis Gurry to Chair the United Nations High-Level Committee on Management
April 19, 2012 Software Makers Seek State Support
April 18, 2012 Inter-regional Workshop on Technology Transfer Issues in Tbilisi
April 18, 2012 Emerging Market Brands Are About To Go Global
April 10, 2012 Vizit of Sakpatenti delegation to France
March 27, 2012 Registration of Georgian National Wine Brands in USA
March 27, 2012 HP Fights Counterfeiting in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan
March 27, 2012 Georgia Amends Law On Border Measures Related To IP
March 27, 2012 Adidas sues major retail chain for trademark infringement in Russia
March 27, 2012 Why BRICS Is No Good for Russia
March 27, 2012 Are you prepared to take full advantage of the coming trade boom with Russia?
March 24, 2012 International Symposium in Washington
March 20, 2012 Adidas trademark infringement case won't be reconsidered
March 20, 2012 Russian Duma ratifies free trade agreement
March 20, 2012 Western carmakers lift Russia capacity
March 20, 2012 Senate Panel Holds Hearing on Implications of Russia Joining the WTO
February 21, 2012 Russian court confirms Heineken trademark infringement
February 21, 2012 Kremlin gets its own vodka brand
February 21, 2012 Naryshkin: Russia, Ukraine pledge simultaneous ratification of CIS free trade zone agreement
February 21, 2012 Rogozin calls for greater domestic microelectronics industry
February 21, 2012 WTO membership will provide needed boost to investment climate in Russia
February 3, 2012 Ukraine government sites attacked after piracy crackdown
February 3, 2012 Franchisor in Russia may use trademark in territory despite franchisee's licence
February 3, 2012 Lawsuit against watchdog to register Russian Alcohol brand
February 3, 2012 Russian company patented Georgian wines in Germany
February 3, 2012 Long-awaited Russian IP court finally becomes reality
January 23, 2012 Lithuanian parliament votes for big increase in private copying levy