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Court clarifies scope of design protection


Yuri Pylnev reviews a recent case in Russia that addressed the concepts of public interest and the single creative concept in design law

The Russian patent law and regulations amended in October 2014 as well as previous regulations allow patenting of several industrial designs as variants in one application. The number of variants is not limited but a single patent shall be granted...


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