Valentina Khlavich

Valentina Khlavich

Managing Partner

Law degree in Russian Federation Studies at the University of Passau, Germany

Foreign languages: English, German

Since 2007 lawfirm Beiten Burkhardt

Since 2012 founder and managing partner at VALEN

Posts by Valentina Khlavich

Remote notarial services

On July 15, 2019 the Russian Government introduced a draft law that will change the Law on notaries. Due to this draft law, companies and individuals will be able to receive some notarial services remotely, in electronic form. The list of such services includes: A certification of documents translation; Securing…

Biometrics banking services

The Bank of Russia (CBR) is going to launch a pilot project in servicing corporate clients from 2020. This project with the using of face and voice samples of the citizens is planned to be implemented by a Single biometric system (EBS). The procedure of biometrics recording in banks takes…

Plenum of Supreme Court on intellectual property

On April 23, 2019 Plenum of Supreme Court adopted Resolution concerning intellectual property. The Resolution replaces previous, 10-years old Resolution. New Resolution adopts to modern digital world and reflects numerous progressive ideas of Russian legislation. 1.Supreme Court criticizes judges who prescribe parties to notarize internet screenshots in all circumstances. Now,…