IPChain Association

The main task of the association is the implementation of the IPChain project, which aims to form an international network of intellectual property transactions.
The IPChain Association was created in 2017. The founders of the Association were the Foundation for Development of the Center for Development and Commercialization of New Technologies (Skolkovo Foundation), the All-Russian Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Higher School of Economics, the Russian Union of Rightsholders (RSP), the Saint Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics, the Russian Copyright Society (RAO), the Association of Rightsholders for the Protection and Management of Copyright in Art (UPRAVIS) and the New Century Bank. On June 2021, the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin signed the Decree on the Creation of the Public and State Organization "Russian Center of the Circulation of the Rights to the Results of Creative Activitiies". The functions of the center will include support of connection to the IPChain infrastructure of corporate and public services and platforms owned by private companies and companies with state participation.
For authors
The possibility of fast assertion of rights and priority, as well as a step-by-step examination in professional organizations and obtaining a patent.
For scientific and educational organizations
Freedom to involve results both in non-commercial and commercial circulation for scientific and educational purposes, the creation of an effective system of rights management, formation of effective mechanisms of fair remuneration.
For institutions of innovative development
Creation of new products and services for intellectual property management on a common digital platform, simplification of cooperation with the state in accounting the results, state registration of rights, pretrial and judicial settlement of disputes.
For organizations of collective rights management
Ensuring the transparency of the use of IP items for rightsholders and the free exchange of information between the registers of IP items and data on their use.
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