Round-Table Discussion “Ways to Improve Efficiency of Competition Policies in Exclusive Rights to Results of Intellectual Activity”

5 october 2015 at 2 pm | Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation

The issue of the antitrust immunity in exclusive rights to results of intellectual activities (RIA) (Part 4 of Article 10 and Part 9 of Article 11 of the Law on Protection of Competition) for a long time was a subject of expert discussions, and an acceptable mode of such immunities is still on the agenda of the Russian Government.

During the event experts will discuss mechanisms of protection of rights to RID, international practices and the feasibility of versatile approaches, as well as goals and objectives of conservation or rejection of antitrust exemptions for rights to RIM. In addition, experts will examine ways to improve the effectiveness of the competition policy in this area and the practice of application of antitrust laws in the RID and products created with the use of these results.

Representatives of federal executive authorities, judicial authorities, the expert and the business communities are invited to take part in the event.

Date: October 5, 2015, 2:00 p.m.

Venue: Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation

Contacts: 8 (495) 632-97-83,