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Federal Law No. 231-FZ of December 18, 2006 on Putting into Force Part IV of the Russian Civil Code (as last amended by Federal Law No. 296-FZ of December 30, 2008)

Year of current version:2008
Date of last amendment:December 30, 2008
Date of entry into force of original text:December 18, 2006
Date of Text (Enacted):December 18, 2006
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Property, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Trade Names, Trademarks, Utility Models
Notes:This Federal Law repeals, among others, the following IP laws: Law on Selection Achievements, Law on Copyright and Related Rights, Law on Topologies of Integrated Circuits, Law on Patents, Law on Computer Programs and Databases, and Law on Trademarks, Service Marks and Geographical Indications (See Articles 2-3).

On January 1, 2008, a number of provisions of these laws were incorporated into Part IV of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation.
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Federal Law No. 231-FZ of December 18, 2006 on Putting into Force Part IV of the Russian Civil Code (as last amended by Federal Law No. 296-FZ of December 30, 2008) Federal Law No. 231-FZ of December 18, 2006 on Putting into Force Part IV of the Russian Civil Code (as last amended by Federal Law No. 296-FZ of December 30, 2008), Complete document (pdf) [92 KB]

Russian

Федеральный закон Российской Федерации от 18.12.2006 № №231-ФЗ «О введении в действие части четвертой Гражданского кодекса Российской Федерации» (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Федеральным законом от 30.12.2008 г. № 296-ФЗ) Федеральный закон Российской Федерации от 18.12.2006 № №231-ФЗ «О введении в действие части четвертой Гражданского кодекса Российской Федерации» (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Федеральным законом от 30.12.2008 г. № 296-ФЗ), Complete document (pdf) [173 KB] Федеральный закон Российской Федерации от 18.12.2006 № №231-ФЗ «О введении в действие части четвертой Гражданского кодекса Российской Федерации» (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Федеральным законом от 30.12.2008 г. № 296-ФЗ), Complete document (htm) [947 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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