15 June 2021
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners announces the approval by the FAS Russia of the merger of two European companies – IFS (Sweden) and Axios Systems (Scotland). On March 22, 2021 IFS announced that it has concluded the acquisition of all shares of Axios Systems.
1 June 2021
On June 1, 2021, EPAM welcomes Olga Tsvetkova as Co-Head of International Arbitration. Prior to joining the Firm, Olga led the Ministry of Justice team responsible for representing Russia's interests in a number of major international investment disputes.
31 May 2021
On May 28, 2021, the Moscow Exchange presented "Guidelines for issuers: how to enter the public debt market", which was prepared with the participation of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners. The chapter on asset securitization was co-authored by lawyers from the Banking & Finance, Capital Markets Practice of the Firm.
26 May 2021
EPAM Competition Team EPAM served as legal adviser in Russia to PPG Industries in connection with PPG ‘s tender offer for the shares of Tikkurila.
11 May 2021
EPAM is happy to announce the promotion of Ekaterina Roletr, Anton Berezin, Sergey Korolyov and Andrey Tuzov to counsel, effective 1 May 2021.
15 April 2021
The EPAM Competition Team is representing a coalition of several companies in a unique case against Yandex over the company’s abuse of its dominant position on the internet search market, in a case initiated by the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia (FAS).
7 April 2021
On March 29, 2021, the Moscow branch of the Russian Lawyers' Association formed a Criminal Law Commission. Andrey Bastrakov, Сounsel of the White Collar Crime Practice of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has been selected as a member.
29 March 2021
On March 5, 2021, the FAS approved a unique partnership agreement between the taxi aggregators Gett and Citimobil. Under its terms, Citimobil drivers will take on the Gett economy orders. This will enable Gett to use the new “aggregator for aggregators” model and focus on the corporate and premium markets.
19 March 2021
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has strengthened its international deals and disputes practice with the hire of Ilya Kuznetsov, a dual-qualified Russian advocate and solicitor of England & Wales.
5 March 2021
Attorneys of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners represented Lenta, a large Russian retailer, in its redomiciliation from Cyprus to Russia.
5 March 2021
Attorneys of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners provided legal support to Samolet Group, a leading Russian real estate developer, securing a well-known trademark recognition for the group’s brand.
20 January 2021
The IBA European Regional Forum has announced the appointment of Ilona Zekely, Partner heading the European Desk at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, as the Forum’s Human Rights Officer effective January 1, 2021.
11 January 2021
EPAM is glad to announce that Maria Kobanenko has been promoted to Partner effective 1 January 2021.