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On September 28, 2020 the results of the annual international ranking World Tax 2021 (Russia), issued in association with the International Tax Review, were published. Covering almost 90 jurisdictions located on every continent, the ranking is the main source for tax professionals, assessing the expertise of leading tax lawyers in various countries. This year, the ranking includes more t...
 2193 6 October 2020
From 5 to 9 October 2020, the annual business forum SibLegalWeek will be held in Novosibirsk on the topic: "Personality, business, state: the present and the future." The organizer of the legal week is the government of the Novosibirsk region with the support of the All-Russian public organization "Association of Lawyers of Russia" and law firms LexProf, Usconsult, as well as Intellectual righ...
 2128 5 October 2020
On October 1, 2020, the British publication IFLR1000 published the final results of a large-scale research of law firms around the world providing legal services in the field of finance and corporate law. According to the results of 2020, KIAP, Attorneys at Law, was noted in the IFLR 1000 (Russia) rating in three areas: M&A Banking Law Bankruptcy (Restructu...
 2059 2 October 2020
KIAP, Attorneys at Law, has announced the opening of the Family and Inheritance Law Practice. The opening of a new direction is due to a significant increase of profile requests from current and new clients of KIAP, as well as the strengthening of expertise as a result of the successful implementation of a number of projects in this field. The practice head will be Julia Yanygina, an atto...
 2304 29 September 2020
On September 24-25, 2020, the II International Legal Banking forum on the topic "Current issues of law in the banking sector" was held in Samara. The forum was organized by Sberbank of Volga region, Samara University, and the Samara State University of Economics with the support of the Government of the Samara Region and the Association of Lawyers of Russia. This year the forum was held i...
 2230 28 September 2020
On September 19-21, 2020, the regular Russian South Legal Forum was held in Sochi, organized by the YUG Law Office (Krasnodar) and the international law firm Dentons with the support of Pravo.ru. Russian South Legal Forum is the leading communication platform in the professional legal community of the southern region. As part of the Forum's business program, leading consultants, in-houses...
 1982 21 September 2020
On September 15, 2020, a webinar on the topic “The Challenges of Online Case Management”, organized by the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF), was held. During the webinar, leading experts in the field of international arbitration discussed the most actual issues that arise in the online arbitration process. On examples from the current ICC practice, the experts talked about how arbi...
 1813 16 September 2020
On September 11, 2020, the Marriott Royal Aurora Hotel hosted the Legal Forum of Russia, an annual business forum organized by the editorial office of the Vedomosti newspaper. This year the event was held for the sixteenth time. The forum focused on discussing the legal challenges faced by business lawyers in 2020. The program of the annual business event included both a discussion of the...
 1875 14 September 2020
On August 29-30, 2020, the results of the V RAA Competition On Online Arbitration (Online Moot) were summed up - an annual student Moot Court Competition in the format of a mock-trial (moot-court), organized by the Arbitration Association (RAA) with the support of the Faculty of Law of the Higher School of Economics National Research University. Traditionally, the Competition is held in t...
 1783 3 September 2020
On August 27-28, 2020, the Masters’ School of the Law Faculty of Lomonosov  Moscow State University (MSU). This year the event was held online, lectures were held via  Zoom platform. KIAP, Attorneys at Law, traditionally acted as a partner of the event. The remote format of the Summer Masters’ School this year did not prevent to gather once again a unique panel of spe...
 1808 31 August 2020
On August 25, 2020, one of the most successful arbitration conferences in Russia took place - the Russian Arbitration Day (“RAD”), organized with the support of the Russian Arbitration Center at the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration and the LF Academy educational project. The sixth Russian Arbitration Day was held in an online format, the event was broadcast live in Russian and Eng...
 1915 26 August 2020
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...
 1961 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...
 1822 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...
 2148 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...
 1905 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 ...
 1840 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...
 2006 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...
 2170 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?...
 2662 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...
 2404 3 June 2020