An initiative to introduce a “fair remuneration” to directors and screenwriters of audiovisual works was discussed in Moscow


March 26-27, the International Congress “Writers and Directors Worldwide Annual Congress” on issues of the copyright of directors and screenwriters took place in Moscow, organized by the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC), the international organization “Writers & Directors Worldwide – W & DW” and the Russian Union of Rights Holders (RUR). […]


Experts from 30 countries will discuss issues of intellectual property management during IPQuorum 2019


Experts from 30 countries will discuss key problems of the Russian, European and Asian economies during the international forum on intellectual property IPQuorum, which will be held on April 10-12 in Kaliningrad. “Over 1,5 thousand experts from 30 countries of the world will be discussing acute problems of various sectors of Russian, European and Asian […]


The IPChain Association took part in Global IP Exchange 2019 in Germany


The 10th Anniversary Conference Global IP Exchange 2019 concluded its work in Berlin. The IPChain association actively participated in the business program, organized jointly with the Skolkovo Foundation two events and held dozens of negotiations with top international companies from more than 30 countries of the world. Global IP Exchange, which took place between March […]


Experts: “Blockchain system by the IPChain Association is one of the most progressive in the Russian Federation”


Blockchain system by the IPChain Association is one of the most progressive in Russia. It laid the basis for system of recording registries in state management systems. This opinion was expressed by experts during the International Legal Forum in Moscow. According to Elena Avakyan, adviser to the Russian Federal Bar Association (RFBA) several years ago […]


An international intellectual property dispute service will appear in Russia


Within a few months, the Russian Association IPChain will launch an intellectual property dispute resolution platform in the Russian Federation based on the leading international online service RDO (Resolve Disputes Online). This was told to reporters by Andrey Krichevsky, IPChain president, on Thursday after signing the corresponding agreement with RDO. The agreement was signed during […]


Ministry of Culture plans to increase the number of foreign films with Russian participation


The Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation plans to hold a competition for the provision of subsidies to joint international projects with minimal financial participation of Russia. This will support even more foreign films per year. This was announced at a meeting in the Ministry of Culture of Russia by Olga Lyubimova, director of […]


The Russian Film Festival in Nice will be held from December 4 to 8


On December 4-8, the VI Festival of Russian Cinema will take place in Nice, organized by the Gosfilmofond of Russia with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Town Council of Nice. The program of the event includes Soviet feature films (film adaptations of French classics) and cartoons from […]


Russian Union of Rightholders hosted Writers & Directors Worldwide in Moscow


An open meeting of the Executive Committee of the international organization Writers & Directors Worldwide (W&DW – “Writers and Directors Worldwide”) was held in Moscow with the support of the Russian Union of Rightholders (RUR). More than twenty authors – well-known screenwriters and directors from all over the world – met with their Russian colleagues […]


Future is at the door


In our turbulent time of geopolitical turmoil, when everything is evaluated according to the preferences of the majority of countries given to a certain security system or a certain alliance of the world leaders, one can see a certain inevitable third path destined for all residents of planet Earth. The path, which is aimed at […]


IPChain to present the world’s first IPEX intellectual property exchange and CO-FI crowdinvesting platform at the Open Innovations


On October 17, the IPChain Association (National Coordinating Centre for Processing Transactions with Intellectual Property Rights and Items) acting as an official blockchain partner of the International Forum “Open Innovations 2018”, presented the world’s first IPEX intellectual property exchange and CO-FI, Russia’s first digital crowdinvesting platform for lending secured by intellectual property. “We are accustomed […]