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Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) in the Pharmaceutical Industry

The client requested legal support in acquiring a drug manufacturing plant, provided that the two target companies that owned the plant were in the process of liquidation and bankruptcy. The lawyers were faced with the task of choosing the optimal structure for the transaction, conducting comprehensive due diligence in identifying the risks associated with acquiring the plant and shedding light on the state of the asset prior to the purchase. Preparation and implementation of an M&A transaction is a very labor-intensive process which can be broken down into several stages and is done based on its own set of methods
03 авг.

Asset protection in Russia

We offer our services on wide array of issues in financial markets, management, employment, inheritance, tax and customs law as well as in other areas
23 марта

Protecting shareholder’s rights in the event of a breach of the shareholder’s agreement

Shareholder’s agreement concept. Some typical consequences of a breach of the shareholder’s agreement should also be highlighted. Protection of shareholder’s interests
07 июля

Law company CPO Group together with the Spanish government organization EXTENDA, is holding an online webinar

Topic: Participation of foreign persons in state procurement in the Russian Federation
18 июня

How to legalize a foreign judgement in Russia?

Legal grounds. How to appeal: procedural terms, authorities. Procedure of the judgement’s enforcement
11 дек.

New procedure for obtaining the status of a tax resident of the Russian Federation was established in 2020

According to Amendments in Tax Code, entered into force, an individual who spent 90 to 182 calendar days in the Russian Federation is considered as a tax resident.
13 авг.

The Ministry of Finance of Russia begins to denounce the Agreement on the avoidance of double taxation with the Republic of Cyprus

The Ministry of Finance of Russia informs that the Russian Federation and Cyprus did not manage to come up with common decision about changes in the Agreement on the avoidance of double taxation. Due to that, Russia is going to denounce this Agreement.
12 авг.

Russia-Belarus relations: possibilities of transition to a single currency

For several years, the Russian Federation and Belarus didn’t come up with decision about transition to a common currency. Nowadays the situation may be changed.
13 июля

Foreign company operations in the Russian Federation without opening a permanent establishment

Both Russian and foreign companies can operate within the territory of the Russian Federation. Any chosen form of operation of a foreign business in Russia has its own tax consequences, so it is of utmost importance to choose the most appropriate and advantageous operations model.
04 февр.