EPA&P's team defeated the TopCon team (2:1) and AIG, the team of the world insurance services leader, (3:0).
Dimitry Afanasiev, the Chairman of the Partners' Committee, Ilya Nikiforov, the Managing Partner of the EPA&P's Saint-Petersburg Office, and Khristofor Ivanyan, the head of the EPA&P litigation department proposed their recommendations with respect to acquiring practical experience needed to work with major corporate clients.
EPA&P takes part in an examination of the conflict around the Oil-Extraction Plant Kropotkinsky by the Russian Association for the Protection of Investors' Rights.
In July-August 2004, two more of EPA&P attorneys, Anna Yakovleva and Anton Kostenko, completed a one-month internship "Orientation in the U.S. Legal System" in Washington.
Following the suit brought by EPA&P in the interests of the Russian Federation, the isotopes were retained earlier by order of the Federal Court of the U.S.A. after they had been seized by U.S. Customs authorities at the request of the General Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation.