Founder, Managing Partner
Russian Patent and Trademark Attorney (inventions and utility models, designs, trademarks, appellations of origin)
Eurasian Patent Attorney
Lomonosov Moscow State University (1969 – 1975), major: physics;
Russian State University of Intellectual Property (2004), PhD in law.
From 1980 to 1994, Sergey Lovtsov worked in the USSR PTO, in the USSR State Committee for Inventions and Discoveries (in the department of discoveries). He occupied the position of deputy chairman of the Science-and-Technology Council of the USSR State Committee for Inventions and Discoveries as well as the head of the department of science-and-technology of the USSR State Committee for Inventions and Discoveries. In 1994, Sergey Lovtsov founded Patent & Law Firm YUS and to this date he has been the company head.
Area of practice:
IP rights protection in administrative and judicial agencies of the Russian Federation, development of methodological recommendations, conducting patent searches, and etc.
Dozens of publications on a range of IP prosecution and litigation issues.
International Trademark Association (INTA)
For many years (the years 2009 – 2018) Sergey Lovtsov has been listed in the Best Lawyers agency ratings among Russia’s best IP lawyers.
The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa agency named Sergey Lovtsov among the leading IP specialists, and in 2015 and 2017 the agency included him in its rankings as a recommended IP lawyer.
On a number of occasions, he was listed in the IP Stars international ratings of IP specialists in the field of patent law.
For many years running, The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals agency has included Sergey Lovtsov in their WTR-1000 rankings as an IP specialist.
In 2016 and 2017 releases, Chambers & Partners agency named Sergey Lovtsov the key IP specialist.
What agensy said:
"Sergey Lovtsov is a renowned name in the IP world and publishes widely on hot prosecution and litigation topics".