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2 August 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners represented Procter & Gamble before the regulators in clearing the USD 12.5 billion transaction with Coty Inc.

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners successfully represented consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble (P&G) in its USD 12.5 billion transaction to sell P&G beauty brands to the American beauty products manufacturer Coty Inc. (Coty).

16 June 2016

Protection for Business in Russia Discussed at SPIEF

On June 16, 2016, St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) hosted a panel discussion entitled Russian and Foreign Jurisdictions: Protection for Business. Yury Chayka and Boris Titov were the keynote speakers. The panel was moderated by Dimitry Afanasiev, the Chairman of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners.

16 May 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners successfully defend the interests of Nordic Yards Wismar GmbH

The Firm's dispute resolution team defended the interests of the large shipyard Nordic Yards Wismar GmbH (Wismar, Germany) in the ICAC in the RF CCI in a dispute with a customer - Baltic Shipyard - Shipbuilding.

8 April 2016

Ilya Nikiforov listed as recommended arbitrator for International Arbitration Court at Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

On 6 April 2016, the International Arbitration Court at the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IAC) included Ilya Nikiforov, Managing Partner of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, in its recommended list of arbitrators. The list includes just ten other arbitrators from the Russian Federation.

29 March 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners successfully defends the interests of Ecosoyuz LLC in the Russian Supreme Court

The Litigation Practice team of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners defended the interests of Ecosoyuz LLC in the Chamber on Economic Disputes of the Russian Supreme Court in a dispute under the contract of vessel chartering.

17 March 2016

Sergiy Dusanovsky named a Member of the Working Group under the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine

Sergiy Dusanovsky, Associate of Domestic Litigation Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, named a member of the Working Group under the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine for Improvement of the Regulatory Environment for Doing Business in Ukraine.

14 March 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners successfully protects the interests of Yandex in a dispute with Google

The Competition and Litigation Practice team of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners successfully defended the interests of the largest Russian IT company Yandex in the Moscow Arbitrazh Court. The Court rejected Google’s lawsuit in which the corporation requested to cancel the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia’s (the FAS) conclusions.

9 March 2016

Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi Named a Member of the Advisory Board to support the ICCA Stockholm 2020 Candidacy

Markiyan Kliuchkovskyi, Partner of International Arbitration and Cross-Border Litigation Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, became a member of the Advisory Board to support the Stockholm candidacy to host the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (the ICCA) Congress 2020.

3 March 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev and Partners successfully defend the interests of Allianz

Litigation and WCC teams at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners successfully defended the interests of Allianz Insurance against a group of fraudulent lawyers who filed claims against the company for over 1 billion rubles.

9 February 2016

IP and technology specialist Daria Sergeeva joins St. Petersburg Office of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Daria Sergeeva has joined the team at the St. Petersburg Office of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners as a Senior Associate in the intellectual property, technology, media, and telecommunications practice (Intellectual Property/TMT).

8 February 2016

Well-known Russian tax expert Sergey Kalinin joins Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Sergey Kalinin has joined Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners as a Counsel and Head of Tax Practice in Russia.

26 January 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine promotes new Partners

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine is pleased to announce the promotion of Oleg Boichuk and Sergiy Grebenyuk to Partners, increasing partnership in Ukraine to 8, and the total number of partners worldwide to 36. Oleg Boichuk will continue as a Head of Real Estate Practice and a Co-head of Corporate and M&A. Sergiy Grebenyuk will act as a Head of Criminal Law Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine.

22 January 2016

Three lawyers from Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine elected as Deputy Chairs of the UBA Committees

Three lawyers from Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine have been elected as Deputy Chairs of the UBA’s committees.

22 January 2016

Oleksandr Maydanyk elected as a Board Member of the International Fiscal Association in Ukraine

Oleksandr Maydanyk, Counsel, Co-Head of Tax Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, has been elected as a New Board Member of the International Fiscal Association in Ukraine (IFA Ukraine). IFA Ukraine announced the voting results during its January 21, 2016 General Membership Meeting. The Board consists of four members, elected among seven nominees.

20 January 2016

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners is successful at AHML’s tender for legal support of a strategic project

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners won the tender as legal counsel for issuing mortgage-secured bonds under a pilot project entitled “Mortgage Securities Factory” - a new tool launched by the Agency for Housing Mortgage Lending (AHML) to refinance mortgage loans.