Compulsory license and parallel import are introduced in Belarus
The Law No. 241-Z of January 3, 2023 adopted provisions which allow using certain IP objects without the consent of the right holder or an organization for collective management of property rights.
Registration rules for participants of a special regime in the sphere of crypto assets turnover have been approved in Uzbekistan
In accordance with the Order of the Director of the National Agency for Perspective Projects of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 3409 dated December 30, 2022, the Regulation on the procedure for registration of participants in a Special regulatory regime in the sphere of turnover of crypto assets ("regulatory sandbox") was approved
In Uzbekistan the terms of issuing a residence permit have been shortened
The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted the Resolution No. 7 dated January 7, 2023 “On Amendments and Additions to the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated September 20, 2020 No. 593 "On measures to simplify the procedure for registration of foreign citizens and stateless persons in the Republic of Uzbekistan”
Suspension of access to the Beneficial Owners Register for the general public
The Department of Registrar of Companies and Intellectual Property announced yesterday that access to the Register of Beneficial Owners for the general public is suspended. This comes as a result of the landmark Judgement of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEE) in joined cases C-37/20 and C-601/20, of November 22 2022.
New Law "On licensing"
Till January 1, 2023 licensed activity is regulated by the Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus dated 01.09.2010 № 450 "About licensing of some types of activity". Since January 1, 2023 licensed activity will be regulated by the Law "On licensing".
Uzbekistan defines procedure for certification of pharmaceutical products
The Minister of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted the Order “On Approval of the Rules for Certification of Pharmaceutical Products”
List of required documents to set up a Limited Liability Company in the Republic of Moldova
The state registration of a Limited Liability Company is carried out on a working day, within 24 hours, which is calculated from the working day immediately following the one in which the documents required for registration were presented. State registration of a Limited Liability Company, at the request of the applicant, can be carried out in emergency mode within 4 hours.
On the approval of acts regulating certain issues in the field of gambling
Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Kyrgyz Republic dated August 1, 2022 N 440 approved the Regulations on state regulation of gambling activities, on licensing gambling activities, on the procedure for reporting and disclosing information by gambling entities.
There has been approved the Regulation on the procedure for licensing service providers in the field of crypto-assets in Uzbekistan
By Order of the Director of the National Agency for Advanced Projects of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On approval of the regulation on the procedure for licensing the activities of service providers in the field of circulation of crypto-assets” No. 3380 dated August 15, 2022, the Regulation on the procedure for licensing the activities of service providers in the field of circulation of crypto-assets was approved (the “Regulation”).
Uzbekistan has simplified the registration of a franchise agreement
The Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers “On approval of the administrative regulations for the provision of public services for the state registration of a franchise agreement” No.346 dated June 24, 2022 (the “Resolution No.346”)
There has been approved the procedure for issuing permits for the right to use subsoil plots in Uzbekistan
In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On measures to further stimulate geological exploration and improve the procedure for taxing subsoil users” No.УП-6319 dated October 6, 2021 from January 1, 2022
The licensing procedure through a special electronic system “License” is introduced in Uzbekistan
The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted resolution “On approval of a unified regulation on the procedure for licensing certain types of activities through a special electronic system” No.80 dated February 21, 2022, as well as resolution “On approval of a unified regulation on the procedure for issuing certain permitting documents through a special electronic system” No.86 dated February 22, 2022.