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Dmitry Graychov

Dmitry A. Grachyov

Associate
Moscow Branch of Baker & McKenzie CIS, Limited

Biography

Dmitry Grachyov is an associate in the Moscow office of Baker McKenzie working in the Moscow office since 2012. Dmitry Grachyov focuses on intellectual property, including general IP advice, IP enforcement and litigation.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Represented a leading multinational mobile electronic devices manufacturer and software developer before arbitrazh (state commercial) courts and informational intermediaries against online stores infringing the clientl's exclusive rights to the trademarks and copyrighted works. Successfully represented the clientl in pre-trial enforcement campaign against the online infringers.

  • Represented a leading luxury holding in enforcement campaign against manufacturers, distributors and sellers of the counterfeit products brought to the market before the original one was launched, including successful representation before the court.

  • Represented a worldwide known manufacturer of the premium-segment shoes, accessories and cosmetics in enforcement proceedings against the manufacturers and sellers of the counterfeit products imitating the original goods, in particular, successful representation in court. As a result of the court proceedings the rather unprecedented compensation in amount of more than RUB 20 million (approximately USD 300,000) was awarded for the trademark infringement.

  • Represented a leading international cognac maison in the trademark infringement court action against manufacturers and distributors of the counterfeits which differ from the typical products of the Principal.

  • Represented of a leading multinational technology corporation in large-scale anti-genericness campaign against online infringers, the Russian state bodies, certification authorities, publishers, mass media and informational intermediaries aimed at protecting the worldwide known brand in Russia from its dilution.

  • Represented the worldwide known international company specializing in manufacturing premium hair care and skin care products in enforcement campaign against the online stores selling the gray and counterfeit products.

  • Represented a major leading automotive air freshener company in a court case involving illegal use of the client's trademarks in manufacturing and selling the counterfeit products.

  • Represented Microsoft in a series of disputes involving bad faith registration of domain names containing XBOX trademarks owned by Microsoft.

  • Represented Alticor Inc. in a litigation case against registration and use of domain name containing AMWAY trademark owned by Alticor.

  • Advised major multinational companies on issues of unfair competition concerning the use of intellectual property.

Admissions

  • Russia (2013)

Education

  • Moscow State University (PhD Law) (2017)
  • Moscow State University (Law with honors, summa cum laude) (2013)

Languages

  • English
  • Russian