Legal Digest: International Сommercial Arbitration and Arbitration Under Sanctions Restrictions - 1 Half 2022
Review of the most notable court cases in International Commercial Arbitration and Arbitration in the Era of Sanctions - 1 Half 2022 (in Russian).
Assessing Future Risks (in Russian)
Head of Lidings Dispute Resolution Practice Speaks at Far East Legal Forum
Lidings’ partner, head of the dispute resolution practice Alexander Popelyuk takes part in the Far East Legal Forum, 6-7 September 2022 at Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
Lidings Partner Stepan Guzey Speaks at Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok
Lidings partner Stepan Guzey will take part in the 7th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok, 5-8 September 2022.
Courts Will be Able to Terminate and Modify Contracts Retroactively
The Government of the Russian Federation has submitted to the Parliament bill providing for amendments to paragraph 3 of Article 453 of the Civil Code. According to the current wording, in the case of a change or termination of the contract by court, the obligations are considered changed or terminated from the moment the court decision on the change or termination of the contract enters into force.
Change in Terms and Conditions of Eurobonds and Bank Account (Deposit) Agreements
Under a new Decree No. 529 "On the temporary procedure for the performance of obligations under bank account (deposit) agreements denominated in foreign currency and obligations under bonds issued by foreign entities" several amendments were made to the way credit institutions and entities could fulfil their obligations.
Can Employee Be Punished for Being Rude? (in Russian)
Changes in Currency Regulation: Mitigation of Liability for Offenses
On July 13, 2022, the President of Russia has signed the Federal Law No. 235-FZ “On Amendments to Article 15.25 of the Code of Administrative Offences of the Russian Federation”, which introduced significant changes in the application of administrative liability measures for violation of currency legislation.