Russian Federation

Federal Law No. 311-FZ of November 27, 2010, on Customs Regulation in the Russian Federation (as amended up to Federal Law No. 409-FZ of December 6, 2011)

Year of Version:2011
Date of Text (Enacted):November 27, 2010
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Federal Law on Customs Regulation incorporates all the amendments up to 'Federal Law No. 409-FZ of December 6, 2011, on Amendments to Certain Laws of the Russian Federation', which entered into force on December 7, 2011, on the day of its official publication in the Official Internet Portal of Legal Information (http://www.pravo.gov.ru), except for provisions prescribed in paragraphs 2, 3 and 4 of Article 26.
Paragraph 2 of Article 26 of the said Federal Law No. 409-FZ states that Article 24 which introduces amendments to paragraph 3 of Article 325 of this consolidated version, entered into force 30 days after the date of its official publication.
The amendments provide that the words 'from January 1, 2012' are replaced by the words 'from January 1, 2013'.

This consolidated Federal Law, inter alia, provides for the role of custom authorities in the protection of intellectual property (Section I, Chapter 2, § 1, Article 12), and establishes measures for protection of intellectual property rights (Section VII, Chapter 42, Articles 305 to 310).
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