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Alexey Karabanov

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Trademark Attorney

Phone: +7 495 6048176
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Languages: Russian, English



Practice areas

Trademark filing and prosecution
Licensing and transfer of IP
IP Due Diligence

Professional experience

Alexey started his career as an intellectual property examiner in the Russian Patent and Trademark Office. During the time of 2003 to 2012 he worked in the Russian PTO, holding different positions including the position of the Head of Intellectual Property Registration Department & Head of National Trademark Department. Alexey is one of the most experienced trademark specialists who know the trademark filing and trademark application prosecution in every detail. Alexey has an extensive experience in legal aspects of IP transactions, license, assignments and due diligence of trademarks. In 2012 he qualified as the Trademark Attorney and is now associated with Ivanov, Makarov & Partners.

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Irina Ermakova

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Lawyer, Associate

Phone: +7 916 392 30 75
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Languages: Russian, English

 

Practice areas

Merger & Acquisition
Corporate law

Professional experience

Irina started her practice as a lawyer with one of the most famous Russian chocolate producers, where she also acquired first experience of working with IP issues, among them registration of a world-known trademark. Then, she joined a team of lawyers working on consolidation of a group of companies engaged in construction business, where she was involved in creation of the foreign-based part of the group. This work made her experienced in solving various corporate issues, creating M&As’ projects, often beyond commonly used schemes. While working there Irina dealt with a lot of international contracts, e.g. cross-border loans, share-holder contributions, designed to give start to a safe functioning of a large holding. In 2010 Irina became associated with “Ivanov, Makarov & Partners” law firm.

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Juri Semiletopulo

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Lawyer, Associate

Phone: +7 495 6048176
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Languages: German, Russian, English

 

Practice areas

European contract law, Russian corporate law

Professional experience

Juri has good knowledge of commercial laws of European Union. His expertise is very useful for "Ivanov, Makarov & Partners" where intellectual property contracts governed by the European laws are involved. Juri studied law in the Law School of Leibniz University of Hannover (Germany) which he graduated from in the year 2004  (elective course: Computer Law). Shortly after the graduation he worked in the office of state prosecutor and passed an internship in the Higher Regional Court of North Rhine-Westphalia (Dusseldorf, Germany). He is a fully qualified German lawyer since 2008. He is practicing law in Germany and in Russia, which helps him to understand such transitional issues as border-crossing transfers of IP rights.