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Oppenhoff & Partner
On 8 April 2022, for the first time since the start of the Ukraine war, the EU issued prohibitions on awarding and performing public contracts and concessions.
Arendt & Medernach
On 21 July 2022, the Council of the European Union (the "Council") adopted new restrictive measures against Russia that complement those adopted up until 3 June 2022.
Russian Federation
Envoy Global, Inc.
On 21 September 2022, the government of Russia introduced an executive order that aims to partially mobilize citizens of the Russian Federation.
GRATA International
In accordance with Article 5 of the Federal Law № 422-FZ from 27.11.2018, citizens of the EAEU countries (that is, citizens of Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan) will be able to register as self-employed in Russia.
GRATA International
The Treaty covers VAT and excise duties, for which the national legislation is to be brought into conformity with the Treaty by January 1, 2023.
Gorodissky & Partners
Based on numerous publications in the media one may conclude that the IP rights of foreign companies are no longer protected in Russia and existing IP rights will be unenforceable.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On September 1st. 2022, amendments to the Federal Law "On Advertising" of 13.03.2006 N 38-FZ (the "Advertising Law") came into force. Now, advertisements on the Internet are subject to mandatory labeling and...
Gorodissky & Partners
Intellectual property has its value if it is duly protected in a country where a company has its business interests.
Gorodissky & Partners
In Summer 2022, Russia significantly amended its Personal Data Law (Federal Law on Personal Data No.152-ФЗ dated 27 July 2006). The new rules and restrictions concern, among other things...
Gorodissky & Partners
Starbucks left Russia. It is their decision. However the shops and the registered trademarks remained.
Gorodissky & Partners
Laws of many countries include a provision regarding non-use of a trademark. Article 1486 of the Russian Civil Code provides that a trademark may be invalidated for all or part of the goods...
Gorodissky & Partners
The story started back in 2019. At that time, SUGEN, INC. and PHARMACIA & UPJOHN COMPANY Pharmacia Upjohn sued Nativa, a Russian company, The Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation...
Gorodissky & Partners
While having national exhaustion of rights Russian government issued a list of goods allowed for parallel import. This sparked off a number of publications frowning upon one more step...
Gorodissky & Partners
Protection of IP in Russia is often being discussed in the media nowadays and judging by the publications that one may see Russia tends to dismiss any rights vested in IP which is outright wrong.
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ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
On 12 July 2022, the European Data Protection Board (the "EDPB") published a Statement 02/2022 on personal data transfers to the Russian Federation.
Envoy Global, Inc.
The Russian government will lift all COVID-19 entry restrictions for all foreign nationals entering the country via airway and sea borders.
Gorodissky & Partners
During the last few months some Western companies, experiencing external unfavorable factors, decided to re-consider their trading and other business activities in Russia, and in some cases announce total termination, ...
K2 Integrity
Stuart Levey, the first ever Under Secretary of the US Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, joins his former colleague Juan Zarate, Global Co-Managing Partner, for a one-on-one conversation...
Bacciardi Partners
The sanctioning measures adopted against Russia and Belarus ban the direct or indirect import or export of certain goods, as well as the knowingly also intentionally participation...
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