Alexandra specialises in protection of intellectual property, combating unfair competition, commercial disputes and international arbitration.

Alexandra’s experience includes advising on, and participating in, disputes relating to protection of copyright (including internet-related), parallel imports, counterfeiting, registering and contesting trademarks and trade names, domain disputes and commercial disputes. Examples of her work are given below.

Combating trademark squatters attempting to prevent an international soft-drinks manufacturer from entering the Russian market.
Representing a US pharmaceutical company in disputes with producers of counterfeit products and illegal distributors.
Defending an automobile manufacturer in relation to matters of parallel import and the business of unauthorised service centres.
Representing a US manufacturer of household cleaning products before Rospatent in connection with contested trademarks which were confusingly similar to the client’s trademarks.
Drafting model commissioning contracts, services agreements, licence agreements, and employment contracts for Ontiko Laboratory (IGTEL software developer).
Defending the children’s arts and development centre, CitYkids, in a court dispute in relation to its trade name.