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On 12 June 2024 Belgrade will host the annual English Law Day. The event will give floor to leading legal professionals from Russia, Sebia, and the United Kingdom. The English Law Day’s agenda features such topics as “Investor state and international commercial arbitration in Serbia and further afield”; “Sanctions and their impact on transport, trade, transactions and the disputes which arise”...
 206 6 June 2024
Anastasiya Ryabova, associate of KIAP’s international arbitration practice, has joined as an associate member the Arbitration Association in Serbia.  The Arbitration Association was founded in 2013 and is a non-governmental and non-profit association of arbitration experts in the Balkan region. The Arbitration Association established the Belgrade Arbitration Center, a mod...
 389 17 April 2024
Traditionally, Russia has been one of the leading maritime powers playing an active role in discovery, reclamation and exploitation of the global sea. Today, our country has found itself in a fundamentally new position in defining the foundations of maritime policy, exercising and protecting its interests. Following a significant increase in the number of requests for legal advice in the field...
 387 22 March 2024
Dear Ladies, Congratulations on International Women's Day! We wish you sunny moods, lots of joy, and smiles all year round.  Be happy and loved!  Best wishes, KIAP team ...
 430 7 March 2024
Natalia Kovalkova and Anastasia Ryabova, Associates in the International Commercial Arbitration practice, joined the Russian Women in Arbitration (RWA) team. RWA is an independent initiative aimed to promote and support women's leadership in arbitration. In its activities, the RWA Steering committee and team are committed to create opportunities for communication and ex...
 494 7 March 2024
Foreign companies are increasingly facing matters of Russian courts’ exclusive competence and anti-arbitration injunctions in disputes with Russian sanctioned parties – Articles 248.1 and 248.2 of the Russian Arbitrazh (Commercial) Procedure Code (a.k.a. “Lugovoy Law”). KIAP’s International Arbitration practice has been actively involved in such disputes, tracking and pu...
 484 13 February 2024
Dear Friends, As holidays are upon us, we would like to wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year!  May good health, peace, love, prosperity, strength and great success in all endeavors come to you. This is a high time to make, fulfill and grant wishes! May your home continually be filled with joy and happiness, just as during these festive times!   ...
 557 20 December 2023
On 2 and 3 December 2023 took place the final rounds of the Mozolin Corporate Arbitration Mootcourt hosted by the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration (RIMA). Traditionally, in course of the mootcourt teams prepare pleadings based on the mootcourt problem and participate in two stages of oral hearings – online rated rounds and in-person rounds. On the verge of the in-person round...
 639 13 December 2023
KIAP Law Firm announces the appointment of Eldar Guliev as the new head of the Intellectual Property Practice.   Eldar Guliev dedicated over 15 years to issues of registration and protection of exclusive rights to means of identification, both in administrative bodies (Rospatent) and in courts.   For more than six years, Eldar was employed as a state expert on intellec...
 659 8 November 2023
Thursday 5 October 2023 | 11.00 am Moscow  KIAP and Belgrade Arbitration Center are excited to announce an international online conference “Serbia as a Relevant Jurisdiction for International Arbitration”. Our main discussion will revolve over the following topics: General arbitration framework in Serbia and Ser...
 841 21 September 2023
KIAP, Attorneys at Law, helped the largest Russian reinsurance company to prevent an attempt to illegally claim a premium of more than 300 million roubles under the obligatory reinsurance contract. The reinsured applied to the Moscow Arbitration Court with a demand to terminate the obligatory reinsurance contract and return the entire premium, believing that the reinsurer had violate...
 3602 25 April 2023
A Russian distributor of pharmaceuticals has claimed penalties for the violation of its rights to priority distribution of pharmaceuticals in Russia from a foreign pharmaceutical manufacturer. During the court proceedings, our lawyers managed to prove that the Russian company had a framework related to the priority distribution of pharmaceuticals, that the foreign manufacturer did n...
 5030 5 April 2023
In a bankruptcy case, KIAP lawyers managed to prove that the company became bankrupt as a result of unfair conduct of the business owner. It is worth noting that KIAP lawyers joined the wife as a co-defendant in the case alongside with the formal beneficiary as she was secretly, but actively involved in the business development. As a result, the proceedings have become more ...
 5582 29 March 2023
KIAP and SOVA ADVISORS are launching a joint legal practice with headquarters in Dubai in response to substantially increased demand in legal and related services in the United Arab Emirates, Gulf countries, Middle East and Africa. Our teams' combined experience and expertise will significantly expand access to the region's best advisory services for our clients. In addition to the UAE, ...
 6948 14 March 2023
Dear Ladies, Congratulations on International Women's Day! Endless spring in your soul, love in your heart and happy smiles! Best wishes, KIAP team   ...
 7103 7 March 2023
On 9 March 2023 the Eurasian CIS Legal Professionals’ Forum, in association with The Bar Council of England & Wales, will host one of the largest Eurasian legal forums: English Law Day. The event will take place at the picturesque Radisson Blu Bosphorus Hotel, Istanbul. Stepan Sultanov, head of ICA projects & Istanbul office, will give a speech at the fourth session. Stepan will ...
 7483 3 March 2023
Having started its practice back in 2010, KIAP, Attorneys at Law has established itself as a fastest growing company in the Russian and international legal services market.  Andrey Korelskiy, Managing Partner, KIAP, Attorneys at Law, believes that rebranding is essential at a certain development stage. Updates have become global and affected not only the design, but also website cap...
 10316 16 January 2023
Dear Sirs, Please accept our sincere good wishes and many happy returns for the year to come! One of pleasures of the Christmas season is the opportunity to extend cordial greetings to those whose friendship we value so highly. May the wonderful celebrations of the season bring you joy and good cheer! Hoping that we continue our warm association through many more wonderful y...
 11354 19 December 2022