14 August 2020

EPAM Competition Law Practice Successfully Obtained FAS Approval for Acquisition of Lummus Technology, Despite COVID-19 Restrictions

On June 30, 2020, Haldia Petrochemicals Limited, the flagship company of The Chatterjee Group (TCG), and investment funds affiliated with Rhône Capital successfully completed the joint acquisition of Lummus Technology from McDermott International. Under the terms of the share and asset purchase agreement, Chatterjee and Rhône committed to acquiring Lummus from subsidiaries of McDermott as part of McDermott’s restructuring process.

14 August 2020

EPAM Attorneys Protect Bayer’s Intellectual Property Rights

EPAM together with Eversheds Sutherland managed to have unlawful judgments cancelled by the Intellectual Property Court for the second time, thus progressing in the protection of Bayer’s intellectual property rights.

13 August 2020

Evgeny Raschevsky Elected an Arbitrator for International and Investment Disputes at the RSPP Arbitration Center

Partner co-heading the Firm’s International Arbitration and Litigation Practice Evgeny Raschevsky is now among the arbitrators of the Board for International and Investment Disputes at the RSPP Arbitration Center.

7 August 2020

Attorneys of EPAM Represent Fortum in the Global Purchase of Uniper

In March 2020, the Finnish energy company Fortum finalized the purchase of a majority stake in the German company Uniper - representing a landmark deal for the energy industry. EPAM represented Fortum before the Governmental Commission for Foreign Investments and the FAS Russia.

4 August 2020

Denis Gavrilov and Maria Kobanenko Elected to the General Council of the Association of Antitrust Experts

The General Assembly of Association of Antitrust Experts (AAE) members was held on July 30, 2020. EPAM Counsels Denis Gavrilov and Maria Kobanenko were elected to the AAE General Council by a majority vote. Andrey Rego, Head of Regulatory Department at Mobile TeleSystems PJSC, was elected the Chairman of the AAE General Council. This is Maria’s debut appointment to the AAE General Council and the fourth one for Denis.

27 July 2020

Lev Vasilievykh Promoted to Counsel at EPAM Law

Effective July 1, 2020, Lev Vasilievykh has been promoted to a counsel in the Litigation Department of the Firm.

23 July 2020

Anna Ivanova on the Working Group for the Draft Law on Remote Work With the State Duma Committee on Labor, Social Policy and Veterans’ Affairs

On July 15, 2020, the State Duma Committee on Labor, Social Policy and Veterans’ Affairs made a decision to establish a working group to prepare a draft law on remote work* which Anna Ivanova – Head of Employment Practice at EPAM – will join.

7 July 2020

EPAM Advises on Russia’s First of Its Kind Refinancing of a PPP Project by Way of Placement of Social Bonds

On 30 June 2020, the unique refinancing of a public-private partnership project through placing of secured social bonds worth over RUB 5.6 bn was successfully closed. As part of the project, VIS Group built 12 social infrastructure facilities in Yakutsk. EPAM’ team contributed to the project.

25 June 2020

Attorneys of EPAM Defend the World’s Leading Carpooling Service BlaBlaCar

Litigation attorneys of EPAM have secured another victorydefending the world’s leading carpooling service BlaBlaCar in a cassation court.

10 June 2020

EPAM Advises RUSAL on Its First 2020 Bond Placement on MOEX

On 9 June 2020, leading global aluminum producer RUSAL successfully placed its bonds on the Moscow Exchange. EPAM (EPAM) provided legal advice to OJSC RUSAL Bratsk which acted as the issuer.

9 June 2020

Valery Eremenko Elected Deputy Chairman of the RSPP Arbitration Center Presidium

On June 9, 2020, by unanimous decision of the General Arbitrators Meeting, Valery Eremenko, Partner heading Litigation Practice at EPAM, was elected to the Presidium as a Deputy Chairman of the Arbitration Center Presidium.

2 April 2020

Dmitry Stepanov Joins the Expert Group for Corporate Governance With the Governmental Commission for Economic Development and Integration

On March 26, 2020, the meeting of the Presidium of the Governmental Commission for Economic Development and Integration introduced new changes to the Expert Group for Corporate Governance, Special Administrative Districts, Bankruptcy Proceedings and Valuation, following it was joined by Dmitry Stepanov, Partner at EPAM.

17 March 2020

EPAM on Ensuring Smooth Operations During the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19)

We continue to monitor carefully the developments around the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). In addition to having optimized internal processes and introduced thorough protective measures in line with international best practice, we have now switched to remote working, as this is the most effective way to help prevent the spread of the virus.

25 February 2020

Barrister Andrew Lomas, Specializing in International Arbitration and English Law Litigation, Joins the International Arbitration and Litigation Practice of EPAM (EPAM)

EPAM (EPAM) announces the strengthening of its International Arbitration and Litigation Practice, to be joined by Andrew Lomas, an experienced barrister and a member of the leading chambers One Essex Court.

24 February 2020

Igor Schikow Returns to the Tax Practice Team at EPAM

After 3 years with an international law firm, Igor Schikow is coming back to EPAM. In addition to working with the Tax Practice Team headed by Sergey Kalinin, Igor will also be focusing on development of the Firm’s German Desk.