Tag: Russia

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EVENTS 15 SEPTEMBER 2017
“Show Me the Money: Enforcement of Judgements in Russia”

This week Partner Joana Rego spoke at the Kazan Legal International Legal Forum on key issues surrounding enforcements in Russia. The session, moderated by Alina Kudriavtseva and Egorov Puginsky of Afanasiev & Partners looked at The Russian Enforcement...

COMMENTARY 21 FEBRUARY 2017
Understanding criminal cases in Russia : part 2

This article is the second in a two-part series exploring the mechanics and motives of criminal investigations in Russia. How and why do powerful interests manipulate the Russian judicial system? In routine civil disputes, commercial litigation or low-stakes...

COMMENTARY 21 FEBRUARY 2017
Understanding criminal cases in Russia : part 1

This article is the first in a two-part series exploring the mechanics and motives of criminal investigations in Russia. Criminal cases play a major role in commercial and political disputes in Russia. A range of law enforcement agencies and government bodies...

COMMENTARY 17 JANUARY 2017
On keeping disinformation out of the courts

The controversy around the leaked ‘Trump dossier’ highlights the challenges of information gathering in Russia. But it also suggests a looming threat to the legal process as disinformation grows more sophisticated and likely to be deployed in...