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Forbes published an article by Olesya Petrol discussing the pandemic influence on the business of individuals

Forbes published an article by Olesya Petrol, a partner at Petrol Chilikov, titled “Love and Death During Lockdown”. In the article, Olesya Petrol discusses the pandemic influence on the business of individuals: wills and acceptance of an inheritance, disputes about children, and tax residency. Please follow the link to see the article.
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Alexander Yagelnitskiy commented to Zakon on the coronavirus pandemic influence on contractual relations

The April issue of Zakon presented a comment by Alexander Yagelnitskiy, counsel at Petrol Chilikov, regarding the influence COVID-19 has had on contractual relations. Please follow the link to see the article.
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RPLS Journal published an article by Alexander Yagelnitskiy about recovery of unlawfully charged VAT as losses

The Journal of the Russian School of Private Law (RSPL Journal) published an article by Alexander Yagelnitskiy, counsel at Petrol Chilikov, titled “Recovery of VAT, Repayment of Which is Unlawful, as Losses”. Please follow the link to see the full version of the article on the journal website.
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Kommersant published an article by Olesya Petrol and Daryana Epikhina “Catch Me If You Can: on the Brink of Russian Trusts”

The “Legal Business” supplement to Kommersant published the article by Olesya Petrol, a partner at Petrol Chilikov, and Daryana Epikhina, a senior associate at Petrol Chilikov, describing the risks associated with the registration of Russian assets to a nominee holder. Please follow the link to see the article.
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Olesya Petrol and Alexander Yagelnitsky co-authored a comment on the main provisions of Russian civil law

Publishing House Statut, together with the M-Logos Law Institute, published a Сommentary on civil law #Gloss “Basic provisions of civil law: section-to-section commentary on sections 1–16.1 of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation”. The publication is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the entry into force of the first part of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation. Partner...
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Dmitriy Taput commented to Pravo.ru on liability for negotiations in bad faith

Information and legal web portal Pravo.ru published a comment by Dmitriy Taput, an associate at Petrol Chilikov, regarding liability for an unexpected withdrawal from negotiations. Please follow the link to see the full version of the article.
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Olesya Petrol commented to RAPSI on the Betelin case

The Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) published a comment by Olesya Petrol, partner at Petrol Chilikov, regarding the statute of limitations – the matter under consideration in the Betelin case (No. А40-169343/18).

“The case involves an interesting legal matter – the due date for an obligation to pay for goods, if no such due date is specified in the sales agreement. Judicial...

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Egor Chilikov co-authored an commentary to Article V(2)(b) of the NYC on public order

On 25 August 2019 a multi-page research devoted to recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in Russia and the countries of the former USSR saw light. The publication is dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the 1958 New York Convention and was written under the auspices of the Russian Arbitration Association.   Egor Chilikov, partner of Petrol Chilikov, co-authored a...
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Zakon Law Magazine published an article by Alexander Yagelnitskiy on liability for invalid statements

Alexander Yagelnitsky authored an article on "Liability for Invalid Statements", which saw light in the Zakon Law Magazine in August 2019.   In the article, Alexander comments on decision of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation dated 05.11.2018 No. 306-ES17-18368 in the Magadan Test case, where the Court recognized the possibility of recovering pure economic losses despite absence...
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Olesya Petrol commented on the legislative bill concerning liberalization of currency control for the Agency of Legal Information

Agency of Legal Information published a comment by Olesya Petrol, partner of law firm, regarding the legislative bill concerning liberalization of currency control in the Russian Federation.   According to Olesya, “the bill has the potential to significantly facilitate the lives of Russian private individuals - residents who have accounts and property abroad. In general, it considers...
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