19.07.2017

R u s s i a   r a t i f i e s   t h e   p r o t o c o l   o n    
c o m p u l s o r y   l i c e n s i n g   o f   m e d i c i n e s   p r o d u c t i o n  

On 19 July 2017, the Federation Council approved a draft law on the Adoption of a Protocol on Amending the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) under which TRIPS is supplemented with the provisions regarding the extended application of the mechanism allowing WTO member states to issue compulsory licenses for the production of generic medicines for export and, where required, to use immunity if their actions are challenged by other WTO member states.

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Contacts:

Yana Dianova

Director of the Corporate and Commercial Law Department, GRATA International (Moscow)

Tel: +7 (495) 660 11 84

E-mail: ydianova@gratanet.com

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Author: Yana Dianova
Location:
Moscow, Russia
Industry:
Banking & Finance
Industry & Trade
Practice area:
Contracts
Corporate
Data Protection & Privacy
Employment
Finance and Securities
Intellectual Property
Project Finance & Public-Private Partnership (PPP)
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