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Lidings Associate Julia Korablyova Speaks at Corporate Law Conference in Moscow
Lidings Continues to Take High Positions in Chambers and Partners Europe
March 18th 2021 Chambers and Partners Europe has announced the results of its annual research of the leading legal advisors. Lidings is traditionally highly recommended for Dispute Resolution, Corporate and M&A and Life Sciences advice in Russia. The Firm’s Intellectual Property practice has also entered the ranking this year.
Kommersant-2021: Lidings Strengthens its Position as Leading Legal Advisor in Russia in Key Practice Areas
Lidings demonstrates new achievements and takes advanced positions in the rating of the leading legal advisors in Russia based on the analytical research held annually by the “Kommersant” newspaper. Results of the new research published in a special supplement to Kommersant as of March 17, 2021.
Accreditation of branches and representative offices of foreign companies will now be faster
Starting from August 24, 2021, amendments1 to the Federal Law “On Foreign Investments in the Russian Federation” regarding the procedure for accreditation of branches and representative offices (RO) of foreign legal entities will come into force.
Two draft laws for annulment of excessive requirements for the content of the Joint Stock Company Charters have been proposed
To prevent the direct implementation of provisions of the Joint Stock Companies (hereinafter-JSC) legislation in the Charters, draft laws that soften the requirements for Charters were introduced to the State Duma of the Russian Federation.
The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation has clarified the controversial issues related to the surety contract
The Supreme court has amended the regulation of pledges, established by the Supreme Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation earlier. The Decree of the Plenum of the Supreme Court No. 45 "On some issues of dispute resolution connected to pledge" dated 24.12.2020 (hereinafter – DPSC No. 45) derogates the Decree of the Plenum dated 12.07.2012 No. 42 (hereinafter – DPSAC No. 42) and resolves main problems raised in connection with the reform of this institute in 2015.
Healthcare and Life Sciences in Russia Webinar
Lidings’ managing partner Andrey Zelenin heading the firm’s Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare industry practice and partner Boris Malakhov, Head of the Intellectual Property practice of the firm, run a special webinar on the key market developments in the healthcare and life sciences sector in Russia.
New rules for retail trade
Starting from the beginning of 2021, new rules for the retail sale of goods (the “Rules”) entered into force. The Rules will be valid until January 1, 2027. The Rules are developed within the framework of the regulatory guillotine and replace a few previously existing documents (rules for retail trade, rules for distance selling of goods, rules for commission trading).