By Nina Khalaim
This article is dedicated to a review of the system of institutes, which ensure the legal protection of the results of university research. The fundamental forms that scientific achievements take and the structure of scientific activity are determined in accordance with legislation. The possibility of the legal protection of the scientific and scientific-applied results by individual intellectual property right institutes is analyzed. The legal regimes of objects of intellectual property rights, which can be applied for the protection of objects of scientific achievements, were characterized on the basis of an analysis of valid legal acts.
Key words: scientific result, scientific-applied result, intellectual property right, scientific discovery, invention, useful model, industrial prototype, technical proposal, commercial secret, scientific work, selective achievements.