15 марта 2021 г.
The Supreme Court will consider more than 90 cases this week, including this one: the civil panel will examine whether a notary can charge money for "legal services" when simply certifying a signature.
11 марта 2021 г.
Evgeny Karnoukhov, Head of the Dispute Resolution Practice, was recommended in the Arbitration Litigation area. Dmitry Fesko, Head of the Investment and Tax Law Practice, was awarded in the PPP/Infrastructure Projects category and Nikolay Popov, Head of the Criminal Law Practice, was recognised in the same area of law for the second consecutive year.
10 марта 2021 г.
Reform of the institution of bankruptcy of legal entities has been under preparation for several years. The Russian Ministry of Economic Development is the author of the amendments; most likely, the same agency is the initiator of the reform itself. According to the authors of the new concept, the changes will help turn the insolvency system into a civilized and efficient way to save businesses and give creditors their debts back. The bill is due to be submitted to the State Duma as early as March and passed during the spring session, as President Vladimir Putin instructed at one of the February meetings.
3 марта 2021 г.
For start-ups and mature companies alike, compliance with US export requirements is the foundation on which business security depends, which determines profit margins, influences customer service satisfaction, and operational efficiency. Rod Tuvaev on the most important aspect of entering the US market.
2 марта 2021 г.
The Supreme Court judges have once again reminded us that a debtor's only home may not be sold, no matter how luxurious it may be. But it is possible (and even necessary) to ask the debtor what property should be sold in the first place. Also, the Supreme Court allowed the landlord to terminate the agreement with the bankrupt and explained that the trustee cannot justify his passive behaviour with the inaction of creditors.
18 февраля 2021 г.
Every day confidential data is leaking out of companies. Not only hackers contribute to this, but also employees themselves. To prevent leaks, enter into a non-disclosure agreement or NDA with your staff. In this article you will find an overview of what such document is, how to write it and which responsibilities it entails. You can also find a sample agreement.
11 февраля 2021 г.
A visit from law enforcement authorities can come as a complete surprise to office staff. Confusion, not understanding how to behave in such a situation, how to talk to the authorities - all these simple human factors can lead to negative consequences, which the lawyer will have to deal with in the future. How should you prepare your organisation's staff and what should they do if they have to deal with law enforcement officials?
9 февраля 2021 г.
I want to start investing in real estate. There is an opportunity to buy an old property, renovate it and rent it out or sell it. How do I check the reliability of the property? How do I find out if it is on the state-protected register and, as a consequence, if redevelopment is possible there? How to make a proper valuation of the property?
5 февраля 2021 г.
The Supreme Court has published a ruling in a dispute over two apartments of a debtor, which the debtor had already merged into one large apartment during bankruptcy. The economics board once again confirmed that a debtor's only home cannot be exchanged for the benefit of creditors, no matter how luxurious it may be. At the same time the good faith of the debtor is important in such disputes. The Supreme Court allowed the bankrupt's opinion on what property should be sold from the hammer in the first place to be taken into account.
4 февраля 2021 г.
The article is devoted to the new legislation on state control (supervision) and the guarantees of the rights of controlled persons, as well as the consolidation of the right of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation to appeal against judgments and decisions on cases of administrative offenses in the CAO RF. Dmitry Fesko, Partner, Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Partnership Council) and Head of Investment and Tax Law Practice of Alliance Legal Consulting Group, discusses this topic.