24 Apr
2014

Russia

Border measures against counterfeit goods are available in Russia under the laws listed above. The Customs Code of the Customs Union contains general provisions regarding customs control and grants it certain powers. The Law on Customs Regulation sets down country-specific regulations and powers for Customs, and the Code on Administrative Offences indicates specific remedies for trademark and copyright infringement. In particular, the Law on Customs Regulation sets out the administrative procedures for seizing counterfeit goods.