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Entry into law of bundle of amendments to Russian Civil Code - section on private international law

Russia - October 18 2013 On September 30, 2013, the President of Russia signed into law Federal Law No. 260-FZ on Amendments to Part Three of the Civil Code of the Russian…

Alyona N. Kucher, Anton V. Asoskov.

Presidium of the Higher Arbitrazh Court summarizes litigation practice involving foreign persons

Russia - October 4 2013 On July 26, 2013 the Higher Arbitrazh Court of the Russian Federation (the “HAC”) posted Information Letter No. 158 dated July 9, 2013 on its website…

Alyona N. Kucher, Anton V. Asoskov.

Presidium of Higher Arbitrazh Court provides guidance on the concept of public policy

Russia - April 10 2013 On April 1, 2013, the Higher Arbitrazh Court of the Russian Federation ("HAC") published Information Letter No. 156 dated February 26, 2013 on its…

Alyona N. Kucher, Anton V. Asoskov.

Asymmetric Dispute Resolution Clauses: Validity Under Russian Law After the Sony Ericsson Jurisprudence

Russia - November 28 2012 On June 19, 2012, the Presidium of the Higher Arbitrazh Court of the Russian Federation (“HAC Presidium”) issued its well-known Ruling No. 1831/12 in the case of Russian Telephone Company vs. Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Rus LLC (“Sony Ericsson Ruling”) in which it held a so-called asymmetric (optional) dispute resolution clause to be invalid.

Alyona N. Kucher, Anton V. Asoskov.