IP/IT

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Intellectual property 

  • IP management, including audit of IP protection status, securing effective IP use and protection
  • Sale and other disposal forms of IP rights
  • Distribution, agency, contract manufacturing, supply, sponsorship, advertising (marketing) and other commercial agreements
  • IP backed asset financing/security interests over IP assets
  • IP due diligence and verification, including of related agreements
  • Antitrust risks in licensing, joint venture and non-compete arrangements, including risks related to settlement of patent disputes
  • Developing concepts of IP protection for foreign investors entering Russian markets
  • Developing concepts of IP protection for Russian entities operating in foreign jurisdictions .

IP/IT transactional work and e-commerce

  • Structuring software distribution and licensing models, including those involving cloud computing
  • Software, hardware, resell and distribution agreements
  • SaaS, license, franchising, exclusive rights assignment, R&D, design and construction agreements
  • Legal protection of commercial information by obtaining trade secret status and exclusive rights to know-how
  • Advice on design and legal protection of website, content and technology acquisition
  • Domain-name registration/monitoring
  • Digital signature and digital invoice.

Data protection and privacy

  • Compliance audits of processing of Personal Data:
    • Assessment of non-automated processes
    • Assessment of Personal Data information systems including development of threats model and classification of Personal Data information system
    • Gap analysis and development of recommendations on improvement of processing cycle of Personal Data
  • Drafting and advice on implementation of compliance tools and binding corporate rules.