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Olesya Petrol spoke about the cross-border disputes at the Annual Meeting of the ABA International Law Section

Annual Meeting of the ABA International Law Section is being held online this year. Partner Olesya Petrol spoke during the session titled "The Battle for Home Court Advantage - Strategies and Pitfalls". The panelists discussed tactics for running parallel actions in different jurisdictions at the risk of anti-suit injunction being issued in one of them, possible blocking the post-verdict...
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Olesya Petrol spoke about the impact of the supervision procedure on previously initiated arbitration proceedings

The online public talk was arranged jointly by the “Bankruptcy Club” National Association of Bankruptcy and Distressed Asset Managers and the Russian Arbitration Center. The speakers were renowned Russian arbitration and bankruptcy scholars and practitioners. Olesya Petrol, partner, took part in the discussion. A video is available here
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Olesya Petrol spoke about the advance directives at the second international online conference “Family Law and Estate Planning 2021”

For two days, industry leaders from Russia, the USA, Switzerland, the UK, the Netherlands and Luxembourg shared their experience and knowledge with participants at the conference organised by FinTaxTOP. Partner Olesya Petrol spoke about the advance directives, a tool for personal and estate planning which is almost unknown and unregulated in Russia, but which works well abroad. Read more...
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Olesya Petrol, as a guest of the 40+ podcast, spoke about the effect of prenuptial agreements on creditors

Olesya Petrol was invited as a guest to the St. Petersburg Civil Law video podcast to discuss the ruling of the Civil Law Panel of the Russian Supreme Court in the case of Valentina Moldovan (ruling No 5-KG20-150-K2 dated 26 January 2021), in which the question of the impact of nuptial agreements on "new" and "old" creditors was raised. More details here.
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Petrol Chilikov hits the top of the reputable Kommersant Best Law Firms rating

The Kommersant Best Law Firms 2021 ranking has been published. Petrol Chilikov was recognised in all key areas of the firm's practice: - Arbitration: Commercial Dispute Resolution (Mid-market); - International Commercial Arbitration; - International Litigation; - Family and Inheritance Law;: Disputes Over Divorce, Division of Property and Inherited Assets; - Family and...
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Alexander Nazarov serves as an arbitrator at the Vis Moscow Pre-Moot

The final rounds of the Vis Moscow Pre-Moot took place online March 12th to 14th. Alexander Nazarov, Associate at Petrol Chilikov, acted as one of the arbitrators at this renowned moot court competition. Since 2010, the Moscow Pre-Moot has been a well-known forum bringing together hundreds of participants coming both from Russia and abroad, where student teams meet experts in international...
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Pravo.ru-300 has included Olesya Petrol and Egor Chilikov in its recommended lawyers list

The individual legal ranking Pravo-300 is published for the second time and marks the lawyers whose projects have received the highest rating within law firms’ ranking. The ranking analysts also assess special achievements over the past year and professional awards. Olesya Petrol
  • Family and Inheritance Law – Tier 1
Egor Chilikov
  • International Litigation – Tier 1
  • ...
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Egor Chilikov spoke at the Corporate Fraud and Asset Tracing 2021 conference

Pravo.ru arranged the discussion on effective measures to minimise the negative effects of the acts committed by unscrupulous employees and strategies to combat corporate crime. Egor Chilikov, partner, moderated the session "Ways to Minimise Corporate Fraud and Conduct Effective Investigations" and presented algorithms for tracing and recovering assets from abroad in a related...
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The RIMA Winter Academy on International Arbitration was held with the support of Petrol Chilikov

From 11-16 January 2021, the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration organized the Winter International Arbitration Academy called "Beyond the Imaginable Borders: Transformation of Arbitration". The program included five days of general and special courses covering various aspects of international arbitration, ranging from issues of validity and enforceability of arbitration agreements and...
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Olesya Petrol talks about inheritance disputes at the PRIVATE CLIENTS: Managing a Large Fortune conference.

Partner Olesya Petrol together with the chairperson of the A1 Bar Association, conducted a session called "Transfer of Assets by Inheritance Through the Prism of Inheritance Disputes". They discussed the risks and disputes arising at different stages of transfer of assets by inheritance (estate planning, acceptance of inheritance). Read more about the conference arranged by Pravo.ru here.
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