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Olesya Petrol tells Kommersant what to consider when planning an inheritance of large estates and investments in art objects

In order for heirs to be able to enter a business in the future, lawyers recommend that all corporate documentation be synchronized in advance with the inheritance instruments. For example, the charters and agreements of the firm's members may contain prohibitions on third parties joining the business. "Such clauses are often written by lawyers without regard to the wives and heirs,"  warns...
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Dmitry Taput explained to Pravo.ru the importance of the case related to the bankruptcy moratorium being considered by the Supreme Court of Russia

The comments of Dmitry Taput, Petrol Chilikov Associate, are cited by the law portal Pravo.ru in a report from a session of the Judicial Panel for Commercial Disputes of the Russian Supreme Court regarding the legality of charging interest for late payment by a company which is subject to a "bankruptcy moratorium": "The main issue in the case at hand is whether the circumstances in which...
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Article by Daryana Epikhina published in Insurance and Indemnity digest

The Insurance and Indemnity – the trendsurfing digest published an article "Interpretation of the concept of "willful breach of an obligation" in judicial practice" by Daryana Epikhina, a Senior Associate from Petrol Chilikov. A clause on the release of the insurer from liability for an insured event that occurred as a result of the intent of the insurant, beneficiary or insured person is...
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Daryana Epikhina commented for Pravo.ru on the ruling of the Supreme Court of Russia in the case of sharing a business in a divorce

Pravo.ru analyses the judgement of the Supreme Court in a case on the division of company shares during a divorce: what rules should be followed, corporate or family law? The article contains comments by Daryana Epikhina, Senior Associate at Petrol Chilikov: Daryana Epikhina, senior associate at Petrol Chilikov, points out that most courts distinguish between property rights to a share in...
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Egor Chilikov is a co-author of “Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in Russia and Former USSR States”

Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Publishing released a compilation on "Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in Russia and Former USSR States". The book is the first full-scale analysis of the application of the New York Convention by national courts of the former Soviet Union countries published in English. Partner Egor Chilikov contributed to the study and co-authored an...
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Darya Epikhina explained the peculiarities of joint bankruptcy of spouses for Delovoy Peterburg

The Delovoy Peterburg newspaper, in a review article on the practical application and development of the institution of joint bankruptcy of spouses, quotes comments by Daryana Epikhina, Senior Associate at Petrol Chilikov: "In another case", notes Daryana Epikhina, senior associate at Petrol Chilikov law firm, "the Commercial Court of the Irkutsk Region refused to consider a case of joint...
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Alexander Yagelnitsky’s article on the consumer fine as a measure of civil liability was published in the anthology called “Problems of Exercising and Protecting Civil Law Rights”

The compilation of articles of civil law scholars and specialists is dedicated to the memory of the outstanding national civil law scholar Professor V.P. Gribanov (1921-1990) and is published on the occasion of his 100th anniversary. The book reveals the main problems of exercising and protecting the subjective civil law rights and performance of duties by those involved in the modern...
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Egor Chilikov told Pravo.ru about the nuances of assets recovery strategies

Information portal Pravo.ru in its article "Detecting Fraud in the Workplace and Assets Abroad: Legal Advice" quotes the speech delivered by Egor Chilikov, firm partner, at a conference: "Egor Chilikov explained where to start looking for assets. The best time to start engaging in a recovery strategy is at the relationship building phase. At this point, you can choose the right jurisdiction...
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Pravo.ru quotes Olesya Petrol speaking at a private wealth management conference

Pravo.ru quotes Olesya Petrol speaking at a private wealth management conference 16 December 2020 Olesya Petrol, a partner at Petrol Chilikov, covered the topic of inheritance and spoke about the opportunities and popular mistakes of estate planning. "It's not often that people turn to this tool," the lawyer said that at least half of her clients don't have such planning....
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Pravo.ru publishes Egor Chilkov’s comment on criminal liability for bribery of arbitrators

In its overview of the laws that become effective in November 2020, Pravo.ru provides the opinion of Egor Chilikov, partner at Petrol Chilikov, on amendments to the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation that introduce criminal liability for bribery of arbitrators. Egor Chilikov, partner at Petrol Chilikov, has an ambivalent view of the initiative. “On the one hand, bribing arbitrators...
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