Latest thoughts from our lawyers on current issues of Russian and American law.
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.
Six areas where we expect regulators will be very active this decade, including space, genetics, and climate change.
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.