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 […]


Auditors gave a positive opinion on VOIS and RUR statements for 2017


The independent company HLB PAKK-Audit conducted an audit of the annual financial statements for 2017 of the Russian Union of Rightholders (RUR) and the Russian Organization for Intellectual Property (VOIS). The package of documents includes the balance sheet as of December 31, 2017, a report on financial results, a target use report, as well as […]


The international film forum ”Days of Russian Cinema” was held in Belgrade


The international film forum Days of Russian Cinema took place in Serbia, which started in Belgrade and ended in Nis. The cinema forum was organized by the production company Cinemarus with the participation of the Belgrade media center Ruski Ekspress and the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Union of […]


IPChain Association expands network in Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan


Such a network will make it possible to track the movement of intellectual property not only in the country of its production, but also abroad, said Artem Tovbin, Director of Digital Technologies of the Association IPChain Association (National Coordination Centre for Processing Transactions with Intellectual Property Rights and Items) begins cooperation with partners in Azerbaijan, […]


The Russian Intellectual Property Court joins the intellectual blockchain


The IPChain Association and the Russian Intellectual Property Court have signed a partnership agreement. The two organisations are developing the first intellectual blockchain in Russia. The IPChain Association was established in September 2017 and the main goal of the Association is to implement the IPChain project focused on shaping the national network of transactions of rights […]


Networking infrastructure of trust – a prerequisite for the development of national intellectual property


Russia, Saint Petersburg. In the framework of the business program of the VI St. Petersburg international cultural forum, 18 November 2017 a panel discussion “Creation in Russia of world applicable best practices of blockchain technology for managing intellectual property rights: from patents and inventions to books, paintings, photographs, music and films” was held. Leading Russian […]


A perspective platform for intellectual property rights management, IPChain, to be presented at the St. Petersburg Cultural Forum


World practice of applying blockchain technologies for the management of intellectual property rights will be discussed by participants in a special panel discussion “Creation of the world practice of using blockchain technologies for the intellectual property rights management in Russia: from patents and inventions to books, pictures, photos, music and films” held on November 18, […]


CRSEA created with the participation of the RUR is a partner of the V International Forum “Anti-Counterfeit-2017”


Confederation of Rightholders’ Societies of Europe and Asia (CRSEA), created with the participation of the RUR and united national organizations for managing the rights of different categories of rightholders in the territories of the EEU and CIS countries, is a partner of the V International Forum “Anti-Counterfeit-2017”. The forum, organized by the Government of the […]