Russia

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Russia has a civil law system, based on substantive and procedural codified laws. The basic laws relating to anti-counterfeiting issues include Part IV of the Civil Code (230-FZ) (December 18 2006, in force January 1 2008). Chapter 76, Section 2 sets out the legal regime for trademarks, their registrability requirements and the procedure for registration with the Trademark and Patent Office.

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