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Nikolay Bogdanov

Partner, Law Firm "Andrey Gorodissky & Partners", Russian Federation

Participation in the events

Track: 3. Smart Society
Discussion session

3.9. Patent Expertise: From Monopoly to Competition


Wednesday, May 16, 17:30 - 19:00

Hall #2, General Staff Building (6-8, Dvortsovaya sq.)


Education, academic degree:

  • Moscow Institute of Electronic Machine Building (1977–1983)
  • Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (1992–1995)
  • Russian State Academy of Intellectual Property (1984–1986)

Professional experience:

  • Russian PTO (1983–2004)
  • Gorodissky and Partners since 2004

Specialist area, professional interests:

  • Legal proceedings
  • Legal representation in administrative and judicial authorities

Achievements, rewards:

  • Held a position of Deputy Plenipotentiary Representative of the Russian Federation in the Interstate Council of CIS Countries on IP Protection
  • Contributed to the development of Russian legislative and regulatory acts in IP area, drafting international agreements in the field of patent harmonization under WIPO
  • Participated in intergovernmental negotiations, including those on Russia joining WTO
  • Co-authored Official Comments to the Russian Patent Law

Publications, scientific works:

  • “Chapter Russia” (“The Intellectual Property Review”, 1st issue, 2012
  • “Chapter Russia” (“Anti-counterfeiting 2014 — A Global Guide”, 2014)
  • “Chapter Russia” (“World Trademark Review Yearbook 2014/2015. A Global Guide for Practitioners “, 2014)
  • “Chapter Russia” (“International Comparative Legal Guides — Patents 2015”, 2015)
  • Chapter Russia (World Trademark Review Yearbook 2016/2017)
  • Patents, trade marks, copyright and designs in Russian Federation: overview (Practical Law Global Guide 2015/16 - IP In Business Transactions)
  • “Key features of utility model protection” (Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) - International report, February 2016)
  • “Patents”, “Trademark”, “Appellation of Origin” (“IP Management in Russia” of Gorodissky & Partners for JETRO, 3rd edition, March 2016)
  • “Patent Protection in Russia”, “Protection of trademarks in Russia” (WIPR Leaders 2016 - Patent Volume / Trademark Volume, April 2016)
  • “Don’t get crushed in a patent dispute” (The Patent Lawyer Magazine by CTC Legal Media, September/October 2016)
  • Designs 2017 (Chapter Russia) (World Trademark Review (WTR) Designs 2017: A Global Guide)
  • Patent 2017 (Chapter Russia) (Getting The Deal Through (GTDT) by Law Business Research (LBR)
  • “Russia accedes to the Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs” (World Trademark Review, May 2017)
  • “Protecting and enforcing design rights” (World Trademark Review, Designs - A Global Guide 2018: Russia, January 2018)