As of July 12, 2017, amendments to the Arbitration Procedural Code of the Russian Federation and the Civil Code of the Russian Federation come into force, providing, inter alia, for:
- expansion of the list of disputes which do not require compliance with a pre-trial procedure prior to applying to an arbitration (state commercial) court;
- the pre-trial procedure prior to bringing a legal action for early termination of the legal protection of a trademark as a result of its non-use.
Director of Corporate and Commercial Law Department
GRATA International (Moscow)
Tel: +7 (495) 660 11 84