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KIAP, DS Law and Balashova Legal Consultants (BLC) have officially started the consolidation of the three companies under one single brand, KIAP Digital & Smart. The completion of the integration process will take at least six months and is expected to end by summer 2020. The new Russian legal firm will employ over 80 professionals, including 15 partners. Andrey Korelskiy, Managi...
 2536 7 November 2019
On November 5, 2019 the “Commercial Litigation & Arbitration Forum – 2019” was held in London. The event was hosted by the ALM, publisher of Legal Week and The American Lawyer. The primary objective of the Forum was to discuss the most relevant topics and key issues of the commercial arbitration worldwide during turbulent times. Among the most important topics within the progra...
 2069 6 November 2019
Anna Grishchenkova, Litigation and International Commercial Arbitration Partner of KIAP, Attorneys at law, has been included into the list of arbitrators recommended by the international publication GAR on its professional portal ART. GAR ART is a unique database of arbitrators that allows users to familiarize and research not only their professional achievements and publications, but also...
 2026 30 October 2019
On 25th of October 2019, the Lotte Hotel Moscow hosted a key event in the field of antitrust regulation in Russia and the CIS - the annual conference “Antitrust Regulation in Russia”, organized by the Association of Antitrust Experts and the Vedomosti magazine with the support of the Federal Antimonopoly Service. The 11th conference brought together more than 70 speakers, including FAS executiv...
 2031 28 October 2019
Today, the legal portal “Pravo.ru” published the results of a federal research of law firms that are actively involved in proceedings related to the corporate and civil insolvency. The research defined which law firms are leading in the total amount of isolated bankruptcy disputes and the number of decisions in such cases.  According to the results of the Ranking on isolated b...
 2199 23 October 2019
In May 2019, KIAP, Attorneys at law, became a member of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP). Joining the RSPP allowed KIAP lawyers to accede to the implementation of projects and initiatives of the RSPP, aimed at solving current economic problems and creating an effective business environment. KIAP lawyers became actively involved with the work of commissions and ...
 2050 22 October 2019
During October 7-19, 2019 the anniversary fifth international Minsk Legal Forum 2019 (MLF) was held – the most “informal” Forum for representatives of the legal profession. KIAP, Attorneys at Law, traditionally acted as a co-author of the idea and as a partner of the Forum and Andrey Korelskiy, KIAP Managing Partner, moderated the session dedicated to the Client service ethics. The conce...
 2099 21 October 2019
In the beginning of October, new appointments in professional committees of INTA became known. Head of Intellectual Property practice of KIAP, Attorneys at Law, Russian registered Trademark attorney and INTA member, Elena Buranova, was appointed to be a member of INTA Commercialization of Brands Committee for the term of 2020-2021. The appointment takes effect on January 1, 2020. This yea...
 2212 17 October 2019
On October 8, 2019 at the next meeting of the ICC Russia Commission on Arbitration, which assembled representatives of leading Russian and international law firms, a new Deputy Chairman of the Commission was appointed - Anna Grishchenkova, Partner of KIAP, Attorneys at Law. Earlier in 2018 she was appointed a Co-Chair of the Young Litigation Lawyers Forum of IBA, and during 2016-2018 was a...
 2372 9 October 2019
During 3-4th of October the IV Legal Forum of the Black Earth region was held in Voronezh, for two days becoming a platform for communication and exchange of experience for dozens of lawyers and attorneys at law from all over the country. During the Forum participants discussed issues of partnership, pricing, profitability and sales in the legal business that are always relevant, and also...
 2021 7 October 2019
On September 26, 2019 the results of annual international ranking World Tax 2020 (Russia), were issued by International Tax Review publication. World Tax is a key source for tax specialists all around the world, in which the assessment of the expertise of leading tax lawyers from different countries is given. In this year’s ranking, KIAP, Attorneys at Law, strengthened it’s positions and...
 3112 27 September 2019
During September 19-20, 2019 the 4th Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum (EEDRF) was held in Minsk. KIAP, Attorneys at Law, was represented at the Forum by Stepan Sultanov, Associate of International commercial arbitration practice. This year, the EEDRF was dedicated to the topic of «Procedural issues in International Arbitration and State Courts». During the Forum were discus...
 2106 25 September 2019
During September 18–20, 2019 the largest educational Intellectual Property Conference - IP Academy, was held at the Skolkovo Technopark. The organizers of the IP Academy are the Skolkovo Foundation, Skolkovo Intellectual Property Center, IPChain Association, the Intellectual Property Federation and the international communication brand IPQuorum. Rospatent, the Eurasian Patent Organization...
 3030 24 September 2019
During September 19-21, 2019 next Legal Forum of the South of Russia was held in Sochi. The event was organized by the Advocates Bureau Yug (Krasnodar), the international law firm Dentons, and supported by Pravo.ru. The Forum of the South of Russia is the leading communicative platform in the professional legal community of the southern region. Within the Forum’s business relate...
 2969 23 September 2019
During September 22-27, 2019 the IBA Annual Conference will be held in Seoul, South Korea. KIAP, Attorneys at law, will be represented at the Conference by Anna Grishchenkova, KIAP Partner, Co-Chair of the Young Litigation Lawyers Forum of IBA and regional representative of Russia in the IBA Litigation Committee during 2016-2018. IBA Annual Conference is one of the main events ...
 2883 17 September 2019
On 25th of October 2019, the Lotte Hotel Moscow will host a key event in the field of antitrust regulation in Russia and the CIS - the annual conference “Antitrust Regulation in Russia”, organized by the Association of Antitrust Experts and the Vedomosti magazine with the support of the Federal Antimonopoly Service. The 11th conference will bring together more than 70 speakers, including FAS ex...
 2710 12 September 2019
During 5-7th of September 2019, the main legal event of the fall – legal forum ‘Legal Day: Max’ was held in Samara, the fourth of a series of Legal Day forums held by Beneficium communications agency in 2018. Over the history of the project, three forums have already been held: Legal Day: Tech - dedicated to legal IT issues, Legal Day: Crush - dedicated to the specifics of bankruptcy proceedin...
 2855 10 September 2019
On August 10, the first Summer Academy "International Arbitration in Russia and CIS" organized by the Russian Arbitration Center (RAC) was concluded. The Academy was attended by 20 listeners, carefully selected by the organizers on the basis of submitted applications on the RAC’s website. Students who beginning with the classes had at least two years of experience in dispute resolution in arbi...
 2614 14 August 2019
Head of division “Government Procurement: legal support and disputes” of KIAP, Attorneys at Law, Maxim Buzin became a member of the Association of Antitrust experts (AAE). As an expert of the Association, Maxim will participate in the activities of working groups and plans to focus on issues in the field of monopolistic activity, unfair competition and antitrust regulation of state and m...
 2453 1 August 2019
From 20 to 28 July 2019, the "Summer Law School 2019" was held for the 6th time, a project organized with the support of the Faculty of Law of the NRU HSE and the Directorate for work with talented students. Talented students of 8-10 grades from Russia, CIS countries and other countries near and far abroad gathered at the training center in Voronovo, Moscow region, to spend an unforgettable vac...
 2452 29 July 2019