Latest thoughts from our lawyers on current issues of Russian and American law.
If you’re planning to start a business in the US, you will most likely need to form a legal entity. Currently, the most common company structures in the US are a limited liability company (LLC) and C-corporation (C-corp). In this guide, we will briefly examine the key differences between the two and provide recommendations that will help you choose the most suitable legal entity for your needs.
Russia is one of the nations, most active in space exploration. Through the Russian space infrastructure, dozens of satellites are launched into orbit every year, astronauts from different countries undergo training in Russia, and scientists conduct numerous studies. All this activity is based on the international and national regulation, which is the subject of this guide.
On August 28, 2020, the Russian Federal Law “On State Support for Entrepreneurial Activity in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation” entered into force. This alert provides an overview of the law's main provisions.
On July 31, 2020, the Russian President signed into law a federal statute introducing digital assets within the legal framework for the first time.
Recently the Russian Government’s Resolutions No. 860 of 5 July 2019 and No. 1956 of 31 December 2019 have brought some new rules to the fashion industry in Russia. In this article we will touch some important points about clothes and footwear labeling.
There are four legal instruments that allow the Russian state to limit the patent monopoly of the holder.
In this article we briefly describe the general provisions about Force Majeure and other relevant concepts under Russian law.
To develop a green economy, Russia provides tax incentives, which will be discussed in this article.