Ekaterina Sechkareva

Ekaterina Sechkareva

Junior Lawyer

Tax and Legal Practice

Korpus Prava (Russia)

Autors Articles
Digital financial assets

On July 31, Federal Law No. 259-ФЗ “On Digital Financial Assets, Digital Currency and Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation” was published. The Law will allow to convert traditional financial instruments into a digital form and increase the number of ways to attract investments.

Changes in the currency legislation

In 2020, significant changes were made to currency regulation and currency control, as well as to liability for violations of the established procedure in this area.

International Commercial Arbitration as a Method to Resolve Cross-Border Disputes

International commercial arbitration is an arbitration court, appealing whereto is one of the alternative methods to resolve cross-border disputes. Currently, ICA is a widely applied instrument.

Special Instance, Professional Representation, Continuous Cassation and Other Changes in the Process

In 2019, major changes for the recent years — the so-called procedural revolution — took place. On October 1, three key laws that reform the system of general jurisdiction courts and change the rules of court procedure came into force.