From April 1, German citizens are allowed to enter the Russian Federation anew

In accordance with the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 814-p of March 31, 2021, from April 1, citizens of the Federal Republic of Germany have the right to enter the territory of the Russian Federation, provided that these persons have a valid visa. Entry to Russia…

Apr, 07 2021
Judicial protection of civil rights

In the process of carrying out a particular activity, legal relations arise between companies and citizens. Sometimes it happens that there are disagreements between the parties to the legal relationship, and disputable situations arise. In order to resolve such situations, the parties to the dispute are often forced to apply…

Apr, 06 2021
Representation of legal entity in court

According to Russian legislation, legal entity cannot represent itself in courts as an individual can. Participation in court procedures is allowed through competent bodies or through representative, based on power of attorney. Judicial representation of legal entity Court litigation is a last step in dispute resolution. There are lots of…

Apr, 06 2021
Analysis of a civil contract

Alignment of interests and determination of effective actions leading to the implementation of set tasks can be reached by drawing up a civil contract. For the optimization of economic processes and work, civil contacts are concluded between the participants of economic relations. Such document is given legal force, which makes…

Apr, 05 2021
Employment contract and legal regulations

It is important to understand that the employer and the employee conclude a fundamental legal document regulating professional relations. It is in the contract that the employer’s obligation to provide the performer with the scope of professional functions according to the specialty, the creation of working conditions that meet the…

Apr, 05 2021
Russia plans to create a unified system of registering foreign citizens staying in the country, details on our website

The Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Ministry of Digital Development of Russia are developing the possibility of creating a unified information platform for foreign citizens’ registration as part of implementation of the Concept of the State Migration Policy for 2020-2022. The relevant information about the legislative initiative has been published…

Mar, 31 2021
The government may oblige foreign IT-companies to open representative offices in Russia

The government of the Russian Federation has taken the legislative initiative to create a specialized system of «digital residency», under which foreign companies operating in the field of information technology are planned to be obliged to undergo the registration procedure with the tax authorities. The above requirement will apply to…

Mar, 24 2021
Termination of the contract

The law says that the contract fixes the agreement of two or more persons, and creates, changes or terminates their mutual rights and obligations. As a type of civil law transaction, the contract gives rise to the right of claim of one of the parties and the obligation to satisfy…

Mar, 22 2021
Preparation business for sale

Pre-sale preparation of the business is considered one of the most important aspects of the implementation of the company. The most important thing in the pre-sale preparation of the business is to create effective plan, to figure out all specifics in business functionality and business-processes nuances, perspectives in growth and…

Mar, 22 2021
Personal data: new working rules from March 1, 2021

A number of significant amendments was adopted in December 2020 in the field of personal data protection, the majority of these amendments entered into force on March 1, 2021. The remaining changes will take effect on July 1, 2021. We would like to bring to your attention the main legislative…

Mar, 19 2021
The Government may exempt IT-companies from planned inspections

The Ministry of Digital Development of the Russian Federation has taken the initiative to provide the second package of measures to support the IT industry, in which it is proposed to exempt these companies from supervisory actions carried out by state bodies. In accordance with the legislative initiative, it is…

Mar, 17 2021
The tax burden of foreign companies in the field of information technology is planned to be increased

The Ministry of Digital Development of the Russian Federation has taken the initiative to oblige foreign IT-companies to pay personal income tax on the salaries of staff members employed in Russia. This measure is proposed as a way to equalize the business conditions of Russian and foreign companies. It is…

Mar, 10 2021
Contract for the creation of a corporation

A contract is a legal document that contains all the important information about making transactions and concluding long-term cooperation between the parties to it. If someone wants to set up a corporation, founders of which will be several legal entities, the conclusion of a special model contract is practiced. When…

Mar, 04 2021
Stages of drafting a contract

Any contract, as a legal form of agreement on the main points of the transaction, is concluded (in most cases) between the two parties. It contains a list of the rights and obligations of the participants, which begin to take effect from the moment of mutual approval by signatures.  For…

Mar, 04 2021
Is the foundation agreement required when creating an LLC

The foundation agreement and the agreement on the creation of an LLC are two different things. The agreement on the creation of LLC was first applied in early June 2009, making it a replacement for the constituent agreement of an LLC. Such changes occurred due to the appearance of a…

Mar, 04 2021
Attorneys at law will be banned from representation in court for violating legal ethics

From March 1, 2021, legislative amendments in the field of advocacy come into force, according to which lawyers who are deprived of their status for certain reasons will not be able to represent the interests of their clients in court. This will apply to the situations when the status of…

Mar, 03 2021