The Article focuses on the key amendments introduced by the Federal Law N 382-FZ “On arbitration in Russian Federation”. In particular, it covers: (1) difference in operation of arbitration institutions and ad hoc arbitrations in Russia; (2) state court assistance with regard to arbitration; (3) interrelation between arbitration and mediation procedures.
Olga Dzutseva, an associate at St. Petersburg office of Khrenov & Partners commented on the major changes in the tax law.
On December 7 at the Ritz Carlton Moscow Pravo.ru held a solemn ceremony devoted to the announcement of ranking "Pravo.ru-300" results.
"Pravo.ru-300" is the first national ranking of law firms, to the results of which orient large and medium-sized businesses, the judiciary, government and law enforcement agencies. This year the ranking was conducted for the eighth time, it is the largest research of the legal market in Russia, reflecting the latest development trends in law firms and the market as a whole.
The court of appeal of England and Wales upheld the appeal of Tatneft for the decision of the High court of London dated November 8, 2016, which rejected the claim of the oil company to the Ukrainian businessmen Gennady Bogolyubov, Igor Kolomoisky, Alexander Yaroslavsky and Pavel Ovcharenko.
The lawyer of Khrenov and Partners Alexander Kostin commented on the possible outcome of the case.