GORODISSKY & PARTNERS
Gorodissky & Partners is a global blue-chip IP law firm
providing a full range of services connected with IP life
cycle. The law firm searches, prosecutes, acquires, exploits,
evaluates, commercialises, transfers, protects, defends,
litigates and enforces IP, IT and related intangible assets.
Gorodissky & Partners practises IP and IT laws in Russia,
Ukraine and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Gorodissky & Partners is the biggest IP law firm in the
Russian jurisdiction residing in the list of ten largest IP
firms in Europe. More than 400 employees, including 140
registered patent/trademark attorneys and IP lawyers,
work for the law firm.
The firm’s patent/trademark attorneys and IP lawyers are
members of the International Association for the Protection
of Intellectual Property, International Federation of Intellectual
Property Attorneys, Licensing Executives Society International,
the International Trademark Association, MARQUES,
European Communities Trade Mark Association, PTMG,
American Intellectual Property Law Association, American
Bar Association, Russian Chamber of Patent Attorneys and
Council of the Eurasian Patent Attorneys.
Many of them have an advanced technical background in
combination with legal and economic degrees.
Gorodissky & Partners deals with all types of IP and IT in
various business sectors, including aviation and automotive,
banking and financials, biotechnology and life sciences,
consumer products and retails, energy and utilities, hotels
and leisure, mechanicals and industrials, oil and gas, sports,
media and entertainment, nanotechnology and telecoms.
Main practice areas
Gorodissky & Partners enjoys a large share of the prosecution
market. The firm’s patent and trademark attorneys provide
the full range of IP services in practically every area of
technology, from the traditional to the cutting edge.
They suggest efficient strategies of obtaining, enforcement
and protection of clients’ IP assets, effect searches, draft
applications for patents, trademarks, designs and software,
maintain patents and renewal trademarks, and represent
clients’ interests at the Russian and Eurasian Patent Offices.
It is also the top e-filer measured by both volume and quality.
IP rights enforcement and litigation
Gorodissky & Partners lawyers counsel on all types of
IP legislation and related assets in various businesses,
and have extensive practice in representing clients in
the Russian courts, administrative and law enforcement
Transactional work is another plus, proving that the
firm’s ability to secure the objectives of its clients is allencompassing.
Gorodissky & Partners enhances its legal practice by
including new practices such as data protection and privacy,
due diligence, tax, labour, currency and commercial laws
relating to IP issues. Some landmark cases handled by the
firm’s lawyers have significantly influenced Russian IP law
Gorodissky & Partners has a growing reputation for its
contentious work. Our IP lawyers have represented our
clients’ interests in about 200 court hearings. n
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Gorodissky & Partners: practice areas
Plant varieties and animal breeds
Software, databases and topographies
Patent information services
Freedom to operate
Maintenance of registered IP rights
IP litigation and dispute resolution
IP enforcement and anti-counterfeiting
Online monitoring and enforcement services
IP due diligence
Consulting and portfolio management
Licensing and technology transfer
Internet and e-commerce
Franchising and distribution
Commercial secrets and know-how
False advertising and unfair competition
Information and personal data protection
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