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Obligatory re-accreditation of representative offices and branches of foreign legal entities to be completed by 1 April 2015

Russia - February 11 2015 As from 26 January 2015, both the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation and the State Registration Chamber with the Ministry of…

Ernest Agayan

Changes to regulation of shareholders agreements in the context of the Russian Civil Code reform – will they make a difference?

Russia - December 12 2013 Although the tendency has been for joint investments in Russian companies to be structured through offshore entities, there are many occasions when…

Third set of amendments to the Russian Civil Code

Russia - August 7 2013 On 1 October 2013 most of the third set of amendments to the Russian Civil Code (the "Amendments") will come into force. Changes are being introduced…

Irene Engel

On 1st January 2013 the new Unified Federal Register of Activities of Legal Entities began operating

Russia - January 31 2013 Article 7.1 of the Federal Law "On the State Registration of Legal Entities and Sole Entrepreneurs" (the "Law") came into force starting from the 1st…

Order comes into force on strategically important enterprises engaged in external economic activity

Russia - September 28 2012 On 13 September 2012, an order of the President of the Russian Federation came into force on measures to protect the interests of the country when Russian legal entities are engaged in external economic activity (the “Order”).