Russia continues to adopt countermeasures against the sanctions imposed on Russia. One of the most recent countermeasures concerning intellectual property rights is the Decree-Law of March 2022 which legalized parallel import of certain goods into Russia.
Russian and Eurasian Patent Offices closed until 10 January 2021
The Russian Patent and Trademark Office will be closed for the New Year and Christmas Holiday from January 1, 2021 to January 10, 2021.
Also the Eurasian Patent Office will be closed from December 31, 2020 to January 10, 2021.
All deadlines falling to these periods will be extended accordingly and will be due on January 11, 2021.