Russian Federation

Civil Code of the Russian Federation (as amended up to June 29, 2009)

Year of Version:2009
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Other, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Trade Names, Trademarks, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:The Civil Code of the Russian Federation contains four parts (Parts I,II III and IV).
Part IV of the Civil Code was adopted by the Federal Law No. 230-FZ of December 18, 2006. It codifies fundamental rules and principles of intellectual property law and has for the first time introduced provisions relating to databases protected by copyright.
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English

Civil Code of the Russian Federation (as amended up to June 29, 2009) Civil Code of the Russian Federation (as amended up to June 29, 2009), Part (pdf) [685 KB] Part 1 Civil Code of the Russian Federation (as amended up to June 29, 2009), Part (pdf) [857 KB] Part 2 Civil Code of the Russian Federation (as amended up to June 29, 2009), Part (pdf) [210 KB] Part 3 Civil Code of the Russian Federation (as amended up to June 29, 2009), Part (pdf) [786 KB] Part 4

Russian

Гражданский Кодекс Российской Федерации (с изменениями, внесенными 29.06.2009 г.) Гражданский Кодекс Российской Федерации (с изменениями, внесенными 29.06.2009 г.), Part (pdf) [1238 KB] Part 4 Гражданский Кодекс Российской Федерации (с изменениями, внесенными 29.06.2009 г.), Complete document (htm) [830 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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