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On August 11, 2020, an online seminar "How to protect VAT deductions and income tax expenses even for unscrupulous counterparties. Trends in Tax Control and Judicial Practice" was held, organized by the Chamber of Tax Consultants (CTC). The seminar was held remotely on the MIRAPOLIS platform. Andrey Zuykov, Partner and Head of Tax practice at KIAP, Member of the Chamber of Tax Consultants...
 1587 11 August 2020
On August 4, 2020, the Russian National Committee of International Chamber of Commerce - World Business Organization (ICC Russia) with the support of Orchards law firm held a webinar "Dispute resolution on transactions with guarantees and letters of credit: how are arbitration and court practice changing?" As part of the event, partners of leading Russian and international law firms, as w...
 1466 5 August 2020
On July 23, 2020, the Russian National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce - World Business Organization (ICC Russia) presented the results of the study "The Attitude of Financial Institutions to Arbitration (Arbitration Proceedings)" (in Russian language), conducted jointly with KIAP in 2019-2020. The study was aimed to understand attitude of Russian banks and financi...
 1758 24 July 2020
On Monday, July 13, 2020, Pravo Tech webinar was held on the topic "Early termination of the legal protection of trademarks in a bankruptcy case". Anastasia Skovpen, Associate of KIAP IP practice, acted as speaker of the webinar. From the moment the court adopted the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation ruling on the application of United Breweries Heineken LLC on the early termi...
 1481 10 July 2020
On Monday, 29 June 2020, an online master class was held on the topic "Protection and Intellectual Property: use impossible to be prohibited", organized by the "PRO. Education" Center of the Moscow State Law University. The master class was held by Anastasia Skovpen, Associate of KIAP IP practice. On the one hand, the law on protection allows copyright holders to protect themselves ...
 1452 30 June 2020
Anna Grishchenkova, Litigation and International Commercial Arbitration Partner of KIAP, Attorneys at Law, is included into Panel of International Arbitrators of the Korea Commercial Arbitration Board (KCAB INTERNATIONAL), the main arbitration institution of the Republic of Korea. KCAB is the third Asian arbitration institution for Anna to be included into panel of arbitrators. In 2016, A...
 1635 25 June 2020
At the end of 2019, KIAP, DS Law and Balashova Legal Consultants have officially announced the start of the consolidation of three companies under a single brand, KIAP Digital & Smart. From November 2019 to March 2020, inclusive, the companies carried out an extensive work on business integration in terms of general strategy, staff and marketing, however, the COV...
 1781 10 June 2020
The global pandemic has shown that while state courts may be closed, proceedings in international arbitration still go on – all documents can be submitted electronically, arbitration hearings may be held online, arbitrators write decisions quicker than usual. Therefore, this is a reason to once again look closer to arbitration and to understand:  How much arbitration can cost?...
 2226 4 June 2020
On 3 June 2020 the results of the annual international legal rating Best Lawyers 2021 were published online. According to the rating results 28 lawyers of KIAP achieved individual recognition from the eminent rating in 21 practice areas:  Andrey Korelskiy (Litigation, Arbitration and Mediation). In 2021 Andrey is recommended by the rating for the 11th time. Konstantin...
 2009 3 June 2020
Anna Grishchenkova, KIAP Partner and Deputy Chairman of the ICC Russia Commission on Arbitration, joined the Task Force on "ADR and Arbitration" of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR. The mission of the Task Force is to study and analyse how different ICC ADR Services are currently being used and combined with ICC Arbitration. One of the tasks is to better understand which ICC dis...
 1777 28 May 2020
On May 27, 2020, a webinar was held on the topic "How the tax officers will make an audit after lockdown: what to prepare for and how to protect yourself ," organized by "Practical Tax Planning" magazine, the core publication of Action media group. The webinar was held by Partner of KIAP Tax practice Andrey Zuykov. During the speech, Andrey discussed with the participants what business sh...
 1335 28 May 2020
The international ranking agency Who’s Who Legal published the results of an annual research of leading experts in the field of corporate taxation WWL Thought Leaders - Corporate Tax 2020. According to the ranking, KIAP Tax practice partner Andrey Zuykov is included into the global list of the world best lawyers in this field for the second year in a row. In 2020 the list of experts in t...
 1671 14 May 2020
Partner and Head of KIAP Tax practice Andrey Zuykov is included in the editorial board of "Panorama" Publishing House. One of key priorities of KIAP Tax practice led by partner Andrey Zuykov is its constant work on improving legislation, as well as a contribution to the development of the professional community and popularization of law and tax in the society. Being a member of the Advis...
 1678 12 May 2020
In May 2020 the results of the individual international ranking of leaders in the field of intellectual property IP Stars: Trade mark stars 2020 became known. Partner of KIAP IP Practice Elena Buranova was rated among the best specialists in Russia in the field of intellectual property according to the ranking for the second time, receiving the title Trade mark Star 2020. Earlier th...
 1639 8 May 2020
On 30 April 2020, KIAP, Attorneys at Law, held a webinar on the topic "Actual Issues of Intellectual Property Protection in Pharmaceuticals", which was attended by clients and partners of the law firm. During the online event the participants analyzed contentious issues related to the trademark rights and patents protection: early termination of trademarks, corporate identity eligibility,...
 1549 30 April 2020
On April 20, 2020 the conference “Content of an event as an object of Intellectual property” organized by the TASS news agency was held in the form of an online streaming. The event became the second one in a series of issues of the online project “Conferences. Reloading ”, in which participants discuss current issues of the event industry. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, almost all ongoing...
 1663 22 April 2020
The results of the annual international ranking The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2020 were announced today.  According to the results of this year, KIAP was recognized one of the best law firms in Russia and got recommendations in 10 practice areas: Dispute Resolution: Litigation (Band 2) Restructuring and Insolvency (Band 3) White-collar Crime (Band 3) ...
 2148 15 April 2020
The first of a series of international rankings of best law firms for intellectual property IP Stars 2020: Trade mark firm rankings, were published at the end of March 2020. Globally, the ranking covers more than 80 jurisdictions in Africa, America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle East. IP Stars 2020: Trade mark firm rankings (Russia) identified the best of the best Russian lega...
 1866 3 April 2020
During April 8-10, 2020 the IV Tax Online Marathon was held, organized on the basis of the international media project CFOCAFE and the FINTAX.TOP platform. In the form of an online live stream the best tax lawyers of Russia and international tax experts gathered to share their experience on how to pass tax audits successfully and protect the position of the business in court. Within thr...
 1610 2 April 2020
On March 24, 2020 the results of the first-ever Forbes ranking "Best Law Firms in Russia" became known. According to rating results, KIAP Digital & Smart was included into the list of the best law firms in Russia. In total, the ranking includes 20 leading law firms specializing in various fields of law. For the new Forbes ranking law firms were shortlisted based on six criteria using ...
 2027 25 March 2020