Uzbekistan rose to 69th place in “Doing Business” ranking
Uzbekistan took 69th place in the annual ranking of the World Bank group's “Doing Business 2020” among 190 countries, gaining 69.9 points out of 100 according to the results of 2019.
The relevant decision comes from the decision of the constitutional Court of the Russian Federation of 02.10.2019 that the court refused to accept the complaints of the notorious ex-Colonel of the Ministry of internal Affairs Zakharchenko and his family, as well as friends on the constitutionality of certain provisions of the law, which were referred to in court.
23 Nov 2019 will enter into force the amended version of article 188.1 of the APC RF, which establishes the procedure for the court's particular decision in the case of violations of the law in the course of the trial.
On November 7-8, the RIXOS Hotel in Almaty held the Corporate Lawyers Forum.
Since October 25, 2019 the Federal law of 26.07.2019 N 197-FZ "About modification of separate legislative acts of the Russian Federation" which provisions make serious changes in the procedural legislation came into force. Thus, the code of criminal procedure, the agrarian and industrial complex, the code of administrative procedure and other acts introduced rules that expand the use of conciliation procedures.
On June 7, 2019, GRATA International Law Firm held a seminar on "Some of the main practical points of dispute resolution" in Nur-Sultan. The speakers of the seminar were Bakhyt Tukulov, Director of the Dispute Resolution Department of GRATA International and Baldykova Akslu Ishangaleyevna, Advisor on Litigation Disputes of GRATA International branch office in Nur-Sultan.
On May 30 and 31, 2019 representatives of GRATA International firm Shaimerden Chikanayev, Partner and Head of Banking and Finance Department, Bakhyt Tukulov, Partner, Director of the Department of Litigation, and also Zeynebike Madybayeva, Advisor of the Department of Litigation, participated in the Kazakhstan Forum on Resolution of Judicial disputes 2019.
Representatives of GRATA International Shaimerden Chikanayev, Partner and Head of Banking and Finance Department, Bakhyt Tukulov, Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution Department, and Zeinebike Madybayeva, Counsel of Dispute Resolution Department, will participate in the Kazakhstan Forum on Resolution of Litigation.
On the May 22, 2019, GRATA International, together with the CCIFK, held a meeting of the working group on legal issues in the cities of Almaty and Nur-Sultan for managers and employees of legal departments of companies - members of the TPPFK.
Young ICCA conducted Skills Training Workshop on how to draft arbitration clauses and how to start a career in international arbitration. The event was held in the American University of Central Asia in Bishkek on 27 May 2019.
GRATA International ranked in Asia law Profiles 2019
For another consecutive year GRATA International received high appraisals from Asialaw profiles, one of the leading legal guides to top law firms and practitioners in Asia-Pacific.
Legal 500 has recently released its annual rankings of international law firms – Legal 500 EMEA 2019.