Maxima Legal has expanded its presence on the Pravo.ru-300 rating and entered top-4 law firms by the total number of industry awards and top-7 by the number of first level awards

On December, 2 the results of  the key Russian rating of law firms, Pravo.ru-300, were published. Maxima Legal has once again proved the high level of expertise of its practice areas and collected a total of 18 industry awards, a third of which were "gold". It should be noted, that the firm entered TOP-7 of legal advisers by the…


Maxim Ali told Vedomosti about the influence of the pandemic on legal business

Maxim Ali, Partner, Head of Intellectual Property and Information Technologies practice at Maxima Legal, described to Vedomosti the impact of the pandemic on the legal business. In particular, Maxim noted that "many industries are not in the best condition, there is inflation everywhere - all this is reflected on the demand for legal services".…


Maxim Ali helped Pravo.ru to compile a list of the main mistakes made by lawyers

The Pravo.ru portal has prepared an article in which representatives of law firms have compiled a list of mistakes most often made by lawyers during their professional activities. According to Maxim Ali, Partner at Maxima Legal, the unwillingness of experienced professionals to enhance their skills and their habit to rely on their experience…


Delovoy Peterburg once again noted Maxima Legal in its annual Legal Rating

The Delovoy Peterburg newspaper, a key business publication of North-West Russia, presented the results of its own annual Legal Rating, in which the publication and legal firms choose the best legal advisors in the city. In 2021 Natalia Demina, Head of Private Wealth Practice at Maxima Legal, was named first in the Breakthrough of the Year…


Maxim Ali had assessed judicial prospects for priority patenting of "anticoronavirus" inventions

In April 2020, the Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) launched a pilot programme to give priority to applications for "anti-coronavirus" inventions. Thus, Rospatent had already granted more than 300 such patents by September 2021. However, according to Maxim Ali, Partner and Head of IP/IT practice at Maxima Legal, this pandemic…


Maxim Ali told "Delovoy Petersburg" how the company can protect its trademark

"Delovoy Petersburg" prepared aт article in which representatives of law firms shared their opinions on the most effective ways to protect trademarks from unfair use by competitors. Thus, Maxim Ali, Partner, Head of Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law practice at Maxima Legal, considers an effective way to appeal to the Federal…


Maxim Ali told about the court practice on unfair competition cases at the meeting with the leadership of the St. Petersburg FAS of the Russian Federation

SPIBA Legal Committee held a meeting with the management of the St. Petersburg FAS of the Russian Federation, where the participants discussed topical issues related to antitrust regulation, unfair competition cases and advertising. Maxim Ali, Head of Intellectual Property and Information Technologies Law practice at Maxima Legal, analyzed the…


The Maxima Legal's IP/IT team prepared an overview of current changes in the regulation of personal data in Russia for the international resource OneTrust DataGuidance

Specifically for the international resource OneTrust DataGuidance Maxim Ali, Partner , Head of IP/IT practice at Maxima Legal and Olga Novinskaya, junior associate at Maxima Legal, prepared an overview of the federal law regulating the activities of foreign IT-companies in Russia, and told about the tightening of legislation on personal data.…


The Maxima Legal's IP/IT team told about the evaluation of the legal clarity of software and other copyright objects received from developers in Legal Insight magazine

Specifically for the Legal Insight law magazine Maxim Ali, Partner, Head of Intellectual Property and Information Technologies practice at Maxima Legal, and Dmitry Uryakin, Lawyer at Maxima Legal, told about the evaluation of the legal clarity of software and other copyright objects received from developers and contractors. "When registering and…


Maxima Legal is once again included in the top 100 law firms in Russia

For the second time in a row, the editorial board of White Square Journal included Maxima Legal in its rating of the top 100 law firms in Russia. The ranking is based on an analysis of revenues, company performance, the number of competent professionals, as well as client loyalty levels. To learn about the rating and its methodology please visit…