Webinar “Key Legal Trends for Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals Companies in Russia” takes place

May, 2024 - Moscow, Russia

On 30 May ALRUD industrial team held a seminar on review of legal trends and regulatory developments in the sphere of healthcare and pharmaceuticals that can be faced by Russian companies. The webinar was supported by IMEDA.

The experts covered the following topics within the webinar:

  • Settlements of foreign trade contracts in the climate of sanctions and countersanctions.

  • VAT: requalification of scope of delivery bonuses into commodity grant while offsetting counterclaims.

  • Intellectual property protection in the climate of sanctions and countersanctions.

  • Parallel imports.

  • Restriction of rights for the use of European Software.

  • Restriction of payments under license agreements for the use of intellectual property rights.

  • Patent rights protection and compulsory licensing trends.

  • AI in medical goods: current regulations and practical issues.

Maria Ostashenko, Partner and Head of Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Industry team of ALRUD, Ilya Khodakov, Senior Associate in the Intellectual Property Practice, Sergey Artemiev, Senior Associate in the Tax Practice, Natalia Bashmakova, Senior Associate in the Commercial Practice, Dina Kravchenko, Senior Associate in the Regulatory Practice, Elizaveta Kostyuchenko, Associate in the Intellectual Property Practice, were the speakers of ALRUD. ****Sergey Vanin****, Executive Director of the Association, was the speaker of IMEDA.