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Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)

Welcome to our CIS section. Here you will find links to the latest regional legal headlines and up and coming events, plus detailed information on the jurisdictions we are currently active in.

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Russian Law Week 2018: Legal Dialogue Без границ

9 October 2018

Following the success of the fourth Russian Law Week conference in London and English Law Week 2017 in Moscow and St Petersburg,  the Law Society and the Bar Council in partnership with the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation, the Moscow Chamber of Advocates, the St Petersburg Chamber of Advocates, the British Russian Law Association, and the Anglo-Russian Law Association are organising the fifth Russian Law Week conference in London from 12 to 14 November 2018.  Russian ...

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Focus on Russia: Challenges and Opportunities

25 June 2018

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.  Oliver Napoleon Hill, an American Writer (1883-1970)

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Russian Law Week: The Newest Tradition for English and Russian Lawyers

12 October 2018

Russian Law Week provides a unique opportunity to English solicitors and barristers to obtain a true insight and to get answers from top professionals to all the questions about Russian law that they always wanted to ask. Read about the views and experiences of Artem Doudko, a Partner in the International Arbitration Group at Osborne Clarke and head of the firm’s Russia and CIS Disputes practice, and the tradition of Russian Law Week.

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Focus on Russia: Challenges and Opportunities

25 June 2018

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.  Oliver Napoleon Hill, an American Writer (1883-1970)

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Introducing a PPP concept to Uzbekistan

9 February 2018

Read the article by Centil’s Umid Aripdjanov to gain a better understanding of potential changes to Uzbekistan’s PPP law and arising opportunities

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moscow

Russian Law Week 2018: Legal Dialogue Без границ

Following the success of the fourth Russian Law Week conference in London and English Law Week 2017 in Moscow and St Petersburg,  the Law Society and the Bar Council in partnership with the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation, the Moscow Chamber of Advocates, the St Petersburg Chamber of Advocates, the British Russian Law Association, and the Anglo-Russian Law Association are organising the fifth Russian Law Week conference in London from 12 to 14 November 2018.  Russian ...

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English Law Summit in Kazakhstan

The Law Society in cooperation with the Bar Council of England and Wales organised a successful English Law Summit in Astana and Almaty from 23 to 25 April 2018.  

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    Legal life in... Ukraine

    Graham Conlon, Managing Partner (Ukraine), CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP , and CEE/CIS Co-Head of Private Equity shares his views about legal business in Ukraine

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    Legal Life in... Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

    Interview with Denis Bagrov and Zhanyl Abdurakhmanova from Centil Law Firm .

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    Legal life in... Russia

    Sergei Grachev, founder and Managing Partner of MGAP Attorneys at Law , shares his views on legal life in Russia

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    Legal life in... Kazakhstan

    Andrey Artyushenko, Managing Partner at Artyushenko & Partners, shares his views on the legal business in Kazakhstan.

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    Legal life in... Kazakhstan

    Dinara Jarmukhanova, Partner and Head of Kazakhstan Practice of Colibri Law Firm, share her views on legal life in Kazakhstan.

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    Legal life in... Belarus

    Dimitry Arkhipenko, Managing partner of REVERA, shares his views on legal life in Minsk.

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    Legal life in... Azerbaijan

    Ismail Askerov, Partner at MGB Law Offices, shares his views about legal life in Azerbaijan.

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    Legal life in... Kazakhstan

    Interview with Tair Nazkhanov, Managing partner at ‘Nazkhanov and Partners’

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    Legal life in... Azerbaijan

    Ravan Maharramov, a qualified lawyer from Azerbaijan working at Withers LLP in London, discusses the current business landscape in Azerbaijan and the opportunities for UK firms in the market.

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    Legal life in… Baku

    Ilgar Mehti, Managing Partner at Ekvita LLC, shares his views about his legal life in Azerbaijan.

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