MEDIA COVERAGE
19 July 2016

ICC Leniency Manual | the Russia chapter by Denis Gavrilov

Denis Gavrilov became the author of the Russia chapter of the Edition.

12 July 2016

Expanding of Merger Rules on JV Agreements in Russia | Anna Numerova and Elena Kazak, International Antitrust Bulletin by ABA Section of Antitrust Law

The most recent amendments to the Russian Competition Law, called the Fourth Antimonopoly Package, became effective January 6, 2016. Among other developments, the Fourth Antimonopoly Package brought joint venture (JV) agreements under mandatory merger control clearance procedures.

26 May 2016

On Islamic finance in Russia | comments by Ilya Bareysha for RBTH

Russia hopes that Islamic banks will help make up for a deficit in international finance caused by sanctions.

24 May 2016

EPAM successful for Transammiak in environmental dispute | ceelegalmatters.com reports

Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners has successfully defended the interests of Transammiak against a RUB 12 million claim brought by the Department of Rosprirodnadzor (Russia's Federal Service for the Supervision of Use of Natural Resources) in the Voronezh region of Russia for damages relating to an ammonia leak.

10 May 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners’ Tax Practice team became the author of the ACEA’s Tax Guide Russia Chapter

ACEA’s Tax Guide gives an overview of motor vehicle taxation in the 28 EU member states, the EFTA countries (Iceland, Norway and Switzerland) as well as major world markets such as Brazil, China, India, Japan, Korea, Russia, Turkey and the United States.

13 March 2016

Yandex vs. Google | Evgeny Bolshakov and Denis Gavrilov, International Antitrust Bulletin by ABA Section of Antitrust Law

On September 18, 2015, the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia (“FAS”) ruled that Google had abused its dominant position in the market for pre-installed applications on mobile devices with an Android operating system in the Russian Federation. The ruling was affirmed on March 14, 2016 by the Moscow Arbitration Court.

4 March 2016

Merger Control 2016. Russia - Trends & Developments | Anna Numerova and Elena Kazak, Chambers and Partners Global Practice Guide

The major trend in the regulator’s merger control approach remains quite liberal. This can be seen in both the regulator’s practice and legislative development. Fines for failure to meet the merger control requirements have not been increased.

27 December 2015

The government took a giant step toward transparency this year by opening up databases for land titles and real estate property to the public | commentary by Oleg Boichuk, KyivPost

Transparency comes to real estate, land transactions.

23 December 2015

“We increasingly see clients who want their lawyers to be compliant with FCPA, UKBA and the Russian Federal Anti-Corruption laws” | interview with Mikhail Kazantsev

Leaders League publishes an interview with Mikhail Kazantsev.

17 November 2015

Commercial Arbitration - Russia. GAR know-how | Evgeny Raschevsky, Dmitry Dyakin, Dmitry Kaysin, Victor Radnaev

Evgeny Raschevsky, Dmitry Dyakin, Dmitry Kaysin and Victor Radnaev authored the Commercial Arbitration Russia chapter of the know-how section of Global Arbitration Review.

10 November 2015

On development of energy market in Ukraine and CIS | commentary by Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi and Roman Stepanenko, The Lawyer

With a traditionally strong energy market hit by political instability, CIS nations are diversify into green energy. Will law firms do the same?

12 October 2015

New legal regime for challenging major transactions: reform for the sake of reform? | Dmitry Stepanov, Zakon

Zakon publishes an article by Dmitry Stepanov.

9 September 2015

The Merger Control Review. Edition 6. Russia chapter | Anna Numerova, Elena Kazak, The Merger Control Review

Anna Numerova and Elena Kazak became the authors of the Russia chapter in The Merger Control Review.

27 August 2015

Legal aspects of the potential transfer of FC Dynamo Kyiv captain to FC Barcelona | commentary by Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi, KyivPost

Barcelona’s most read soccer newspaper Sport on Aug. 25-26 has reported that Dynamo Kyiv forward Andriy Yarmolenko is wanted at Camp Nou as a replacement.

26 August 2015

Construction 2016: Russia | Elena Gavrilina, Yuri Savvin, Anton Alekseev, Construction 2016 Russia chapter

Elena Gavrilina, Yuri Savvin and Anton Alekseev became the authors of Construction 2016 Russia chapter.