8 April 2015
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners jointly with the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia and Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MGUA) will be engaged on the global educational project providing an opportunity to combine their studies and internship at the leading Russian companies to the promising students. The project was introduced at the round table entitled “Problems of the Lawyers Professional Training” held on April 3, 2015 at the IX Forum-Exhibition “Legal Career Day at MGUA”. A new approach to internship arrangements for legal students from all over the country will be developed following the project.
2 April 2015
On April 2, 2015 Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners hosted a business breakfast dedicated to the recent changes in the Civil Code of the Russian Federation and their impact on business. The event gathered over 70 representatives of local and foreign companies.
27 March 2015
Attorneys-at-Law within the Litigation Practice of the Firm’s St. Petersburg office successfully defended the Karel Hadek trademark at the IPR Court of the Russian Federation. The brand is a producer of high quality aromatherapy products.
6 March 2015
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine team advised and supported a major supplier of petroleum products during tax amnesty proceedings. Originally, tax authority claimed UAH 200 million in additional taxes and penalties, and such assessment was challenged by taxpayer in courts.
4 March 2015
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine has advised Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley as joint dealer managers on exchange offer for USD 500 million 7.875% guaranteed notes due 2016 issued by Ferrexpo Finance plc. The exchange offer completed on 24 February 2015.
19 February 2015
Associates of the Banking & Finance, Capital Markets practice of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners provided comprehensive legal support on the issuance of TransFin-M PC’s convertible bonds, unique for the Russian market.
19 February 2015
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine acted for a Benelux investor in an intellectual property dispute with a team of Ukrainian software developers and successfully negotiated an out-of-court settlement.
13 February 2015
On 10 February, 2015, the composition of the Public Council of the State Registration Service of Ukraine (SRSU) was approved in order to ensure openness and transparency of the SRSU and execution of public control over its activity. Oleg Boichuk, Counsel, Head of Real Estate Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, joined the Public Council as a representative of Ukrainian Real Estate Club.
4 February 2015
AKB Souyz (OAO) has announced a successful completion of the securitization of a part of the Bank’s mortgage portfolio. The transaction has been supported by Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Banking & Finance, Capital Markets practice team.
4 February 2015
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine advises its long-standing client – industry, trading and investment giant headquartered in Japan, across the spectrum of labour, corporate, real estate and regulatory matters in relation to its Ukrainian activities.
21 January 2015
On December 19, 2014 OAO AK BARS BANK announced the successful closing of their inaugural securitization of mortgage assets. The legal support of the said transaction was ensured by the Banking&Finance and Capital Markets Practice team of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners.
20 January 2015
Established in 1991, SIAC is one of the world's leading institutions on international arbitration. Many multinational businesses choose to arbitrate in SIAC.
19 January 2015
Denis Gavrilov has joined Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners’ Competition Practice as Counsel.
16 January 2015
Serhii Sviriba, Managing Partner, Head of International Arbitration and Cross-Border Litigation Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Ukraine, has recently been appointed to the panel of arbitrators and mediators of the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA). Mr. Sviriba has been empanelled for the term 2014 – 2017.
15 January 2015
In late December 2014, OTCPharm Public Company, a subsidiary of Pharmstandard JSC, announced a successful completion of the procedure for listing of its shares. The project was supported by the Banking & Finance and Capital Markets Team at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners.