Vera is an Associate in the Intellectual Property and Information Technology practice at Borenius Russia. She has a PhD in law and is a trademark and appellations of origin attorney.
Vera focuses on the development and implementation of legal protection strategies for intellectual property items, including software and other copyright items, trademarks, innovations, industrial models, and know-how. She provides support in dealings with and conducts due diligence of intellectual property items as well as drafts agreements in the field of intellectual property, including license agreements, commercial concession (franchising) agreements, and agreements for the disposal of rights. She manages trademark profiles, registers intellectual property items in the customs register, and provides support in cases concerning advertising and unfair competition. She represents clients in disputes related to the protection of intellectual property, including in courts and before the Chamber for Patent Disputes, the antitrust authority and other state bodies. Vera advises Russian and foreign clients on issues related to the protection of information, personal data, the regulation of the Internet, and new technologies.