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Business FM: Discussion of hostile takeovers

March 16, 2016 there was a discussion on the Business FM radio regarding hostile takeovers. Mikhail Onatsky, the managing partner of LLC PRESIDENT CONSULT, took part in the discussion. The panelists recalled the history of hostile takeovers in Russia, discussed the changes of hostile takeovers’ technology for the last 15 years and legal measures against hostile takeovers and corporate raids.

Briefing «Individuals' Bankruptcy: legal grounds, consequences, practical application. Individual's properties in Russia and Abroad as a collection object (UK focus)»

January 22, 2016  LLC PRESIDENT CONSULT in cooperation with the Russian-British Chamber of Commerce in Saint- Petersburg, the  Consulting firm Edwin Coe LLP, London, and  Hansson Asset Management Ltd, London, and with the participation of  Vladimir Miroshnichenko,  a judge of the Arbitration Court of  Saint-Petersburg  and Leningrad Region, held an information event devoted to the norms of the Russian legislation on bankruptcy of physical persons as well as involvement of  individuals’ foreign assets in the process of bankruptcy. 

Business FM: Discussion of the physical persons’ bankruptcy

25 November 2015 there was a discussion on the Business FM radio regarding the recent changes in the bankruptcy legislation, resolving the issues of the bankruptcy of physical persons. Mikhail Onatsky, the managing partner of LLC PRESIDENT CONSULT, participated in the discussion.

Review of amendments to the Federal Law “On Insolvency (Bankruptcy)” associated with the bankruptcy of physical persons

As of October 1, 2015, the amendments to the Law “On Insolvency (Bankruptcy)” (hereinafter referred to as “Bankruptcy law”) devoted to the bankruptcy of citizens including individual entrepreneurs came into effect.

Briefing "Deoffshorization and Declaration of Foreign Assets"

On May 20, 2015, the Russian-British Chamber of Commerce in Saint-Petersburg along with the support of LLC “PRESIDENT CONSULT” and with participation of the consulting company Larssen Capital ( Crowe Horwath Group), Estonia, held a round table devoted to the new regulations on the controlled foreign companies new for Russia and a draft law of the Russian Federation “On voluntary declaration of assets and bank deposits and on amendments into the certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation”.