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On 24-25 November 2011 International Bar Association (IBA) and LegalStudies.RU hosted International Conference “Law Firm Management” in Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow. The conference was supported by the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of Russia and the Moscow Chamber of Attorneys.A key topic of the anniversary conference this year was "A new era for the economy of Russia and the CIS: Challenges and oppo...
 3075 28 November 2011
The sixth ceremony for announcing and awarding the winners of the annual professional competition “Best Legal Departments of Russia – 2011″ was held by Legal Insight magazine and Odgers Berndtson company on 18 November 2011 at the theater-restaurant “Yar” in Moscow.Andrey Korelskiy, managing partner of KIAP, took part in the award ceremony as a member of the Expert Council of the contest and prese...
 2936 22 November 2011
This year the Annual IBA Conference took place on 30 October – 4 November 2011 in Dubai. Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law was represented by Konstantin Astafiev, partner.Approximately five thousand lawyers and attorneys from all over the world have attended this year’s IBA conference. The event was a perfect opportunity for them to establish new contacts and to learn abou...
 2754 7 November 2011
On October 31 - November 1, 2011 in Moscow, Swissotel Krasnie Kholmy, there was held VI Annual Corporate Counsel Forum. Oleg Bazhenov, partner, head of tax practice, spoke on the first day of the forum. His presentation at the session "Tax control and tax risks" was dedicated to violations of the procedure of tax audits.For several years the forum organized by the event-agency Infor-Media, is an i...
 3000 1 November 2011
On October 27, 2011 in Moscow, Marriott Royal Aurora Hotel, there was held the III Annual Conference “Antitrust in Russia”, organized by the newspaper Vedomosti. Ilya Ischuk, partner, head of anti-monopoly practice, took part in the event.The conference brought together representatives of FAS Russia and antitrust authorities of other countries, as well as leading lawyers and economists from Russia...
 2867 27 October 2011
Anton Samokhvalov has joined the team of Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law as a Partner and Head of the firm's corporate practice.Anton will develop and expand the corporate practice of the firm, will consult Russian and international companies on corporate legal matters, including corporate restructuring support, investment projects and M&A transactions governed by Ru...
 3208 24 October 2011
On October 3, 2011, a competition of scientific and research papers was held among the students of the Institute of Law and Entrepreneurship of Northern (Arctic) Federal University (NArFU). Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law, for the second consecutive year acted as the organizer of the competition.  Procedural legislation and its enforcement were chosen as the subject area...
 2739 4 October 2011
Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law, has announced the election of Oleg Bazhenov as a Partner in the firm, with responsibility for the firm's growing tax practice.As Partner, Oleg will continue to develop the firm's tax practice, representing clients at the arbitration courts as well as consulting for Russian and foreign companies and corporations on issues related to tax le...
 3308 30 September 2011
On September 29, 2011 at InfoSecurity Russia 2011 in Moscow – the leading data security exhibition in Russia - the Zecurion DLP Forum 2011 was held, which was dedicated to presentations on Data Loss Prevention (DLP).  Konstantin Suvorov, partner, head of the intellectual property practice, made a presentation on “DLP-systems in Terms of Legislation”.In his presentation, Konstantin spoke about the ...
 3221 29 September 2011
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) presented its first media ratings for the 100 leading Russian law firms. Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev & Partners, Attorneys at Law was rated 35th on this list.Current research conducted by RAPSI continues and complements a series of studies aimed at determining the degree of openness and accessibility of the leading law firms in the Russian market by pop...
 2765 14 September 2011
Annual conference “Resolution of CIS-Related business disputes” was held on the 12th of September 2011 in Ritz-Carlton Hotel (Moscow). The event was organised by Russian National Committee of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC Russia) jointly with the Section of International Law of American Bar Association (ABA). Mikhail Samoylov, senior attorney of the litigation practice at Korelskiy, Ischu...
 2831 13 September 2011
Realizing the children charity program, Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law and real,-Hypermarket (member of METRO Group) transferred the recovered judicial expenses on a major court case to the charity fund “Give Life”. Transferred means will be spent on treatment and rehabilitation of children with cancer.Managing partner of the Law Firm Andrey Korelskiy commented: “We are...
 2692 24 July 2011
On 24 June, 2011 in Radisson Royal Hotel, Moscow, in the frames of the 33rd Moscow International Film Festival, for the first time in Russia there was held one of the most prestigious events of the film industry – Film Finance Forum 2011.  Konstantin Suvorov – partner, head of the intellectual property practice made a report on legal risks related to the production and distribution of movies in Ru...
 3318 24 June 2011
Managing Partner of Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners, Attorneys at Law Andrey Korelskiy was named the leading lawyer in the area of litigation support by the Best Lawyers international rating.Best Lawyers is one of the most influential publications in the global legal community. It publishes the ratings of outstanding lawyers put together based on the expert assessment of a lawyer’s profes...
 2896 16 June 2011
Mikhail Samoylov joined the team of Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev & Partners, Attorneys at law, filling the position of senior attorney in dispute resolution.Mikhail has more than 10-years experience in the legal profession. Before entering the Law Firm he worked at National Bank TRUST as a chief counsel, specializing in Forensic Claims. He also gained considerable litigation experience in MTS, ...
 3152 25 May 2011
The International Trademark Association (INTA) Annual Meeting was held during 14-18 May 2011 in San-Francisco. Partners Konstantin Suvorov and Konstantin Astafiev attended the conference.The INTA Annual Meeting is the main professional venue for the representatives of the international IP community for sharing experience and expanding business contacts. This year more than 8500 IP experts from 140...
 2752 23 May 2011
Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev & Partners, Attorneys at Law has become the sponsor of the professional contest “Best Legal Departments of Russia 2011” for the second time. This year the Law Firm will represent the “Mass retail trading” nomination.The Contest is conducted annually since 2005 and is considered to be not only the main project of the year, but also one of the most significant events ...
 2836 20 May 2011
The 5th All-Russian Tax Congress was held on the 16-17th of May 2011 in “Swisshotel Krasnye Holmy”, Moscow. The event was organized by the agency Infor-media Russia. Oleg Bazhenov, head of the Tax Practice in Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev & Partners, Attorneys at Law, made a report “Review and Analysis of Trends in Arbitration Practice on Tax Disputes”.Mr Bazhenov analyzed the latest tendencie...
 3045 19 May 2011
On May 12th, 2011 a conference “IP Litigation in Russia” was hosted in W Westwood Hotel, Los-Angeles, California by Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev & Partners, Attorneys at Law with the support of U.S. law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan.Speakers at the conference were the partners of the Law Firm Konstantin Suvorov, Konstantin Astafiev and James S. Friedlander. The event was attended b...
 2943 16 May 2011
Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev & Partners, Attorneys at Law, has for the first time in its short history received the recognition and recommendation of the British independent legal survey publication, PLC Which Lawyer 2011 in the field of dispute resolution.  The law firm is now well placed among Russian and internationally recognized law firms in dispute resolution.Two of the partners of the la...
 3201 10 May 2011