THE HAGUE, APRIL 24th, 2024 – Eighteen Russian state-owned Benelux trademarks, including those for the iconic vodka brands Stolichnaya and Moskovskaya, will be the subject of an auction on Monday June 17th, 2024 in The Netherlands. The trademarks were seized by the former Yukos majority shareholders to enforce partially their more than $60 billion damages claim against the Russian Federation for the illegal, politically motivated expropriation of the Russian oil giant in 2003.