Russian Federation

Federal Law No. 316-FZ of December 30, 2008, on Patent Attorneys (as amended by Federal Law No. 200-FZ of July 11, 2011)

Year of Version:2011
Date of Entry into Force:March 31, 2009
Date of Text (Enacted):December 30, 2008
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Federal Law on Patent Attorneys incorporates amendments introduced by “Federal Law No. 200-FZ of July 11, 2011, on Amendments to Certain Laws of the Russian Federation in Connection with the Adoption of the Law on Information, Information Technologies and Protection of Information”, which was officially published in the Russian Gazette on July 15, 2011, and entered into force 10 days after its official publication on July 26, 2011, except for Article 52, paragraph 4), Article 53, paragraph 2), Articles 12, 14 and 55, in accordance with Article 56 thereof.

For amendments introduced by Article 48 of the said Federal Law No. 200-FZ, see Article 3, paragraph 2, 4) and Article 7, paragraph 7 of this consolidated version, relating to the editorial change to the wordings.
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Federal Law No. 316-FZ of December 30, 2008, on Patent Attorneys (as amended by Federal Law No. 200-FZ of July 11, 2011) Federal Law No. 316-FZ of December 30, 2008, on Patent Attorneys (as amended by Federal Law No. 200-FZ of July 11, 2011), Complete document (pdf) [45 KB] Federal Law No. 316-FZ of December 30, 2008, on Patent Attorneys (as amended by Federal Law No. 200-FZ of July 11, 2011), Complete document (htm) [272 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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