Very responsive and attentive to detail. He is always ready to find the best and most proper solution for the client.
Ilya Khodakov is a Senior Associate in the Intellectual Property, Dispute Resolution, Data Protection and Cybersecurity Practices, an expert in TMT and Life Sciences at ALRUD Law Firm.
Ilya specializes in intellectual property protection and disputes, advertising and personal data. His expertise encompasses complex IP transactions, including license and franchising agreements, due diligence and assignment of IP rights in M&A transactions.
Ilya is a registered trademark attorney. He has built up extensive practical experience in IP dispute proceedings in courts, FAS Russia (the Federal Antimonopoly Service) and the Chamber of Patent Disputes. Ilya is a highly-effective negotiator, especially in complex disputes. Ilya graduated from Moscow State University and finished his post-graduate degree in the Russian State Academy of Intellectual Property.
Ilya joined ALRUD in 2018.
Ilya is a member of International Bar Association (IBA) and International Trademark Association (INTA).
of the exquisite furniture: INTERIOR’S S.A.S., on its litigation on unfair competition and copyright infringement, led by its former exclusive franchisee.
in a complex counterfeit dispute, related to the import of equipment, worth 300 mln. Roubles.
before Roskomnadzor, after the website of the client had been blocked, in the proceedings of excluding the website from the blacklisted domain names.
entering into its clinical collaboration agreement, with the leader in Russian pharmaceutical market, to develop and commercialize pharmaceuticals for immunotherapies of cancer and infectious diseases.
with regard to launching new products in Russia, including intellectual property issues, regulation of content, advertising and personal data.
on potential civil and criminal risks related to the acquisition of a company, which was developing a free and open-source web server.
with registering brands in Customs’ IP Registers, within EAEU countries.
with due diligence of IP rights to software and other intangible assets, developed by its employees in Russia.
in series of counterfeit disputes in Russia courts, related to production and sale of counterfeit jewelry.
in a dispute about early termination of a trademark registration (due to its non-use), and successfully settled the dispute amicably.
in an asset deal, including transfer of rights to medicines, marketing authorizations, and patents for pharmaceutical substances.
on protection of know-how created in Russia and deals on joint development of intellectual property in Russia.
|Best Lawyers, 2022 recommends Ilya Khodakov for Intellectual Property Law.|
|The Legal 500, 2021 recommends Ilya Khodakov for Intellectual Property Law.|
|Best Lawyers, 2021 recommends Ilya Khodakov for Intellectual Property Law.|
|The Legal 500, 2020 recommends Ilya Khodakov for Intellectual Property Law.|