A right holder may transfer his/her exclusive rights to a software or a database to another person by executing an assignment agreement.
State registration of the assignment agreement in Rospatent is obligatory for it to be valid.
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If the developer wishes to completely transfer the exclusive rights to the software product or database in favor of another person, then the parties enter into an assignment agreement. Such an agreement does not require registration in the Patent Office and is concluded in free form and in writing. If the computer program was previously registered with Rospatent, then the agreement is also subject to registration. In the text of the agreement, it is advisable to describe the signs and features of the alienated program, as well as to note the gratuitousness of the transfer or indicate the cost of the full assignment of rights.