27 February 2017
Vedomosti - The news that there is the intention to make general directors hired by companies to be no longer subject to the Labour Code’s provisions, appeared back in April 2016. The problem consists of a general director’s dual status. He or she is at the same time the company's sole executive body as well as a hired employee enjoying both supervisory authority and the rights of an ordinary employee.
Tatiana Nikolaenko, head of Khrenov & Partners’ employment law practice gives her comments to the intricacies inherent in regulating the relationship between the employer and the supervisor.  

09 December 2016

RBC+ - A special applicaiotion of RBC+ has been timed to the ceremony of legal ranking and dedicated to the legal community.
Lawyers of the leading Russian law firms shared their views on actual issues and, in particular, on the use of criminal law as a tool for resolution of civil disputes.

Roman Belanov, project manager at Khrenov & Partners expressed his opinion on this important matter.

09 December 2016
On December 6 the Ritz Carlton Moscow hosted a ceremony of legal ranking Pravo-300.
The rating is a large-scale study of the Russian legal market, which aims to identify the best law firms in various practice areas.
Khrenov and Partners once again took the leading positions in the ranking.
24 November 2016

Vedomosti - 46% of Russians are obliged to work in the same company as their close relatives according to the results of a survey of 8,600 people conducted in October by HeadHunter Company. This is most commonly experienced by top-managers (60%) and workers (60%). According to the survey, 30% of Russians do not see anything wrong in working for the same company as their relatives. However, the majority – 50% of participants in the survey, stated that they try to avoid being in such a situation.

Tatyana Nikolaenko, head of employment law with Khrenov & Partners, provides her insights to the survey results

24 November 2016

Vedomosti - Fingerprinting will allow more precise calculation of the time they have worked as opposed to using electronic passes. Tatyana Nikolaenko, head of employment law at Khrenov & Partners, gives her opinion on this new employee time monitoring system

24 November 2016 - The Moscow Court of Arbitration refused to uphold a claim of six foreign insurance companies to recover US$4 million from Russian company - Capital Insurance, previously held in reserve as compensation to relatives of passengers on the Sukhoi SuperJet 100 that crashed in Indonesia on 9 May 2012.
Mikhail Budashevsky with law firm Khrenov & Partners comments on this decision.
24 November 2016
Vedomosti - "AvtoVAZ" has found a new way to reduce staff numbers: employees will be not dismissed rather they will be transferred to associated enterprises. This staff reduction method is examined by Tatyana Nikolaenko, head of employment law at Khrenov & Partners.
24 November 2016
Realtor24 - The Ministry proposed to levy property tax on owners of land, who put the building on the cadastral account but have not issued the right of ownership to it.

Stanislav Vivchar, head of K&P office in Krasnodar gave his opinion on this matter.