GRATA International Kazakhstan Partners Askar Konysbayev and Maxim Burak, as well as Junior Associate Zhibek Mukhamedkarim, have contributed to the Kazakhstani chapter of Lexology GTDT Investment Treaty Arbitration Guide for the second consecutive year.
Re-domicile to the territory of the AIFC
Over the past year, there has been a significant increase in the interest of foreign investors in the Astana International Financial Centre (“AIFC”). In addition to registering new companies, there is also a growing demand for the re-domicile of companies from foreign jurisdictions to the territory of the AIFC.
GRATA International will participate in the Astana Finance Days
On June 7, 2023, the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) is organized the upcoming Astana Finance Days (AFD) 2023, which will take place at the AIFC in the offline format.
On April 12, 2023, Legal 500, a global legal directory, released its rankings of leading law firms and lawyers in Europe, Middle East and Africa - Legal 500 EMEA 2023. The rankings reveal that GRATA International has maintained its success from the previous year, with strong rankings in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
GRATA International will speak at ClubFirst Summit Kazakhstan 2022
On September 15-16, 2022, in Almaty, at the Ritz Carlton, a meeting of businessmen from Kazakhstan and Russia will be held in the framework of the ClubFirst Summit Kazakhstan to further develop partnerships.
On April 11, 2022, Legal 500, a global legal directory, released its rankings of leading law firms and lawyers in Europe, Middle East and Africa - Legal 500 EMEA 2022.
Re-domiciliation of Kazakhstani companies to a foreign jurisdiction through the AIFC
In many countries there is a possibility of re-domiciliation of a legal entity, meaning its transfer from one jurisdiction to another. Such procedure allows to ensure continuity of operations of the company that wishes to continue its development in a different state due to legal, economic or other reasons.
Alert on the amendments to Kazakhstani legislation on the security of subsoil users’ relinquishment obligations
Kazakhstani legislation requires subsoil users or persons applying for solid minerals exploration right to provide security (“Security”) for the obligations on liquidation of consequences of subsoil use operations (“Relinquishment obligations”).
GRATA International hosted an online conference: "Changes in corporate legislation and practice"
On May 20, 2021, eight jurisdictions of GRATA International presented topics on Corporate Law. The conference was held online in 3 parallel sessions through the ZOOM platform. At the end of their speeches, leading lawyers answered questions of interest to the audience.