Advertising labeling from september 1, 2023: What can you be fined for?
From September 1, 2023, the penalties for non-compliance with legislation in the field of advertising activities have become stricter. For placing online advertising without labeling, a fine of 700,000 rubles is possible. That is why it is particularly important for all advertisers to understand how to work with advertising materials under the new rules
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.
The continuing development and close economic links between countries of the Eurasian Economic Union (Russian Federation, Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of Belarus, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Armenia), and close historic ties between CIS countries encourage constant cooperation between the countries, increase the volume of mutual trade and number of business projects between the companies from these countries.
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.
One of Russia’s leading media outlets, Kommersant, has released its national rating of best legal practices. Russian offices of GRATA International have been featured in federal and regional tables of leading law firm across several practice areas.
GRATA International Russian team in Pravo.ru-300 «Recommended Lawyers»
Along with its rankings of law firms, the leading Russian rating directory Pravo.ru-300 has released a list of the best legal experts in 29 practice areas. This year over 900 top lawyers were included in the recommendations list. Among the country’s best lawyers are 6 members of GRATA’s Russian team.
Leading law firms together with legal departments of large St. Petersburg companies organized the first case competition for law students. As it was held online, the competition attracted the participants not only from St Petersburg, but from the whole Russia.
The firm rises in the rankings released by Legal 500 and takes positions in eight jurisdictions – Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
COVID-19. About restriction of activity of state courts and alternative dispute resolution methods.
Meanwhile, on March 18, 2020, due to the threat of spread of infection, the Presidium of the Supreme court of the Russian Federation issued a decree restricting the consideration of cases and the acceptance of documents by the courts. Restrictions are imposed for the period from 19.03.2020 to 10.04.2020. It is obvious that if the coronavirus infection continuesto spread, the restrictions will be extended.
Analytical review on the creation of corporate environmental risk management systems in Russia in the context of the environmental legislation reform
Today, it is becoming one of the corporate development strategy priorities for many companies to ensure that environmental safety is guaranteed as well as national and international standards are complied with in this area. This is also facilitated by the leading world states’ policy aimed at improving environmental conditions on their territories including through a review of environmental legislation.