Review of judicial practice on consumer protection cases of the Presidium of the Supreme Court as of 20 October 2021

29 November 2021

The Supreme Court provided clarifications on why during the moratorium on bankruptcy, the penalty cannot be paid even in disputes with consumers, in which cases the software update entails the seller's obligation to compensate the cost of the goods and why even a resident of the apartment is considered a consumer.

Ellina Izotkina
Ksenia Skoromolova
Legal Trainee

Ministry of Industry and Trade proposed limiting the admission of foreign drugs in public procurements

18 November 2021

Ministry of Industry and Trade prepared a draft on amending the Regulations of the Russian Government No. 1289 of 30 November 2015. Under the draft the drugs from the List of Strategically Important Drugs produced in a foreign country shall be rejected to supply by the customer if there is at least one offer to supply a drug produced (all manufacturing stages) exclusively in the territory of the Eurasian Union member states.

29 October 2021

The new review of the most notable patents disputes in Life Sciences in EAEU, CIS and Eastern Europe.