Latest thoughts from our lawyers on current issues of Russian and American law.
Quick introduction to the legal framework applicable to e-money operators in Russia.
The new law regulating crowdfunding in Russia will enter into force on January 1, 2020. Existing platforms must comply by July 1, 2020.
The Central Bank of Russia (CBR), the country’s main financial regulator, has published aggregated statistical data on the microfinance industry in Russia for Q1'19.
The O-1 visa is the top employment visa, reserved for individuals of “extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics.”
Brief overview of the regulatory framework for various FinTech business models in Russia.
Overview of the legal framework of insolvency proceedings in Russia, with an emphasis on such issues as challenging “bleed-out” transactions and liability of controlling persons.
Basic metrics on the Russian consumer loans market and overview of the applicable regulatory framework.
This article explores legal aspects of entering the American market from the founders’ perspective: from the corporate entity form and opening a bank account to immigration and personal tax considerations of founders.