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Permanent residence permit without citizenship in the Russian Federation

Status of Russian citizen can be obtained by a foreign citizen as well as by a person without citizenship. In accordance with Russian laws the latter is an individual who is not a citizen of Russia and cannot confirm foreign citizenship at the same time. Even if you do not…

Jan, 14 2021
Obtaining Russian citizenship without permanent residence permit

Russian laws define citizenship as a stable legal relationship between a person and the state. This relationship is represented by the sum of mutual rights and obligations that arise between citizen and the Russian Federation. Most of these rights and obligations are provided for by the Constitution. Citizenship can be…

Jan, 14 2021
Contract for representation in the arbitration court

Arbitration courts consider cases that relate to entrepreneurial and economic activities. Accordingly, the parties to the arbitration process in most cases are commercial companies, entrepreneurs, business leaders and responsible specialists. Why power of attorney is necessary in order to represent someone in court Most Russian companies do not have a…

Jan, 14 2021
Legal analysis of the contract

Russian law defines a contract as an agreement between two or more parties. This agreement necessarily creates, transforms or cancels the rights and obligations between those who signed the contract. In other words, a contract is a type of civil transaction. As a rule, the transaction assumes that one of…

Jan, 14 2021
Drawing up a contract for an auditing services provision

Auditing services are a diverse audit of financial and tax documents of an enterprise. It allows to identify errors and inaccuracies before the inspection of state bodies. In addition, the audit allows to optimise the internal document flow. You have to know/It is important to recognize that auditing activities are…

Jan, 14 2021
Labour disputes and their resolution procedure

There may be disagreements between employees and employers. For example, because of the salary, schedule and working conditions. If such conflicts affect not personal, but working relationships, the law considers them to be labour disputes. There are different ways to resolve the conflict: the procedure for resolving labour disputes does…

Jan, 14 2021
Power of attorney for representation in an arbitration tribunal

Arbitration tribunals consider disputes related to business and economic activities. The parties in this case, as a rule, are commercial organisations, individual entrepreneurs, business leaders and responsible specialists. However, most companies do not have lawyers on staff, so they need to hire a lawyer if a dispute arises. To participate…

Jan, 13 2021
Legal contract review

The civil legislation of the Russian Federation means by a contract an agreement between two or more parties. This agreement creates, modifies or terminates the respective rights and obligations of the contracting parties. In other words, a contract is a type of a civil transaction. As a result, one party,…

Jan, 13 2021
Issuance of electronic visas to foreign citizens has been suspended

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation has declared that issuance of electronic visas for foreign citizens has been suspended due to the spread of coronavirus infection. It was earlier reported that issuance of electronic visas would have begun on January 1, 2021. The new procedure of issuing…

Jan, 13 2021
FTS clarified the rules for providing information about beneficiaries

With the appearance of the Law on Combating Money Laundering and the Financing of Terrorism, each legal entity is obliged to provide information about its beneficial owners * at the request of the authorized body (Financial Intelligence Unit) or tax authorities. * Beneficial owner is an individual who directly or…

Dec, 23 2020
The permission documents of foreign citizens will be valid without prolongation until June 15, 2021.

The Decree of the Russian President dd. December 15, 2020 No. 791 on the extension of validity period of all permission documents for foreign citizens during a pandemic has been recently published. Thus, the term has been extended until June 15, 2021. The decree also provides that the extension of…

Dec, 18 2020
Legislation on legal entities will be amended in the field of reorganization procedure

The Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation has taken initiative to amend the Federal laws on joint-stock companies (JSC) and limited liability companies (LLC) in order to fix in these legislative acts the provision on reorganization of business entities with simultaneous combination of its various forms. It should…

Dec, 16 2020
Registration of German citizens in Russia

Registration of German citizens in Russia is a registration of a foreign citizen with the migration service. It is closely related to the state activities aimed at collecting and analyzing information about foreign citizens temporarily or permanently residing in the Russian Federation. Registration allows to track movements of foreign citizens…

Dec, 09 2020
Confirmation of a permanent residence permit in Russia

For a long time, a permanent residence permit (PRP) in Russia was valid up to five years. After this period foreigners had to re-apply for the extension of the PRP. Of course, if they did not decide to leave the Russian Federation. However, in 2019, amendments to migration legislation came…

Dec, 09 2020
Business visa to Russia for foreign citizens

Visa is a document which entitles a foreign citizen to cross the state borders. Generally, it not only allows you to stay in the country, but also sets certain restrictions up to the purpose of the trip. Therefore, a tourist stamp does not allow a visitor to enter university as…

Dec, 09 2020
Make an invitation for visa to Russia

Making an invitation for a Russian visa is a rather time-consuming procedure that requires preparation. If you are planning to make an invitation for visa to Russia to a business partner, friend or relative, first you need to determine exactly the following: time of the trip; where the foreigner will…

Dec, 09 2020