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Claims have been included in the creditors’ register in full
06 March 2017
Nortia Law Offices successfully represented its client in the Arbitrazh (Commercial) Court of the City of Sevastopol in a case for inclusion of the claims in the creditors’ register. The claims of the client (four claims available at: first, second, third and fourth claims) in the total amount of approx...
Nortia Law Offices successfully completed a series of tax disputes
02 March 2017
Tax litigation team of Nortia Law Offices led by tax partner Aleksei Melnikov successfully represented one of the largest Europe’s wood chemical mills JSC Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill (a part of Pulp Mill Holding, Austria) in a series of disputes with the Russian tax authorities. The tax disputes involved interpretation and application of the Double tax treaty between Russia and Austria. The ruling of RF Supreme Court on the first case, sets a new precedent for further cases based on similar facts and has been included into the latest case lawreview published by the Federal Tax Service....
Nortia Law Offices advised the leading Chinese internet and mobile security service provider
04 April 2016
Nortia Law Offices advised Qihoo 360 (NYSE: QIHU), a China-based leading internet and mobile security service provider, on the Russian online advertising rules. The Nortia Law Offices’ team was headed by Yaroslav Karnakov, corporate and finance partner....
A new commentary by one of our partners has been published
30 March 2016
The commentary by Yaroslav Karnakov, corporate and finance partner, on Decree of the Judicial Chamber of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation on Economic Disputes № 309-ЭС15-10685 as of January 28, 2016 was published in the March 2016 issue of the Herald of Economic...
New Deoffshorization Law Signed by the Russian President
01 December 2014
The amendments to the Russian Tax Code containing the Controlled Foreign Company (CFC) rules and other measures aimed at deoffshorisation of the Russian economy were signed by the Russian President on November 24, 2014. The new rules will apply starting from 2015....
Nortia Law Offices successfully represented its client in a tax dispute concerning the calculation of the property tax base
31 October 2013
Nortia Law Offices successfully represented its client, one of the largest asset management companies in Russia, in a dispute with the tax authorities. The threshold issue in the case was whether a taxpayer is required to use an appraisal made by an independent appraiser...
Nortia Law Offices was created in early 2010 as a result of de-facto merger of several Russian law firms with the aim to provide top-notch legal services. Among our clients are Russian and international companies, individuals, state and municipal agencies.
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The article "On the Drawbacks and Ambiguities of the New System for Circulation of Equity Interests in a Limited Liability Company," authored by Yaroslav Karnakov, corporate and finance partner, was published in the June issue of the Bulletin of the Supreme Commercial Court of the Russian Federation09 June 2012
The article “Whether or Not It Is Possible to Claim Lost Profit Sustained as a Result of a Frivolous Suit” authored by Yaroslav Karnakov, corporate and finance partner, was published in the April issue of the Moscow lawyer magazine04 May 2012