Sergei Bakeshin commented for the Novy Prospect on a dispute about a change of a priority of claims of affiliated creditors in a bankruptcy case

At the end of October 2020 the first instance court restored the former managers of the bankrupt International Bank of Saint Petersburg in the Register of creditors of the first order. The bankers as private depositors are demanding to return them of almost 1 billion rubles stuck in their bank accounts. The state corporation Deposit Insurance…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented for the Novy Prospect on statistics on the liquidation of companies in 2020

According to Rosstat (Federal State Statistic Service), for 10 months of 2020 in Russia 444.79 thousand enterprises and organizations were officially liquidated, which is 23% more than in the same period of 2019 and 2.3 times more than the newly registered companies. The dynamics for St Petersburg is also negative. According to the Unified…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented on the dispute about the payment of a penalty three times higher than the principal debt

On 16th of December the Commercial Court of Saint-Petersburg and Leningrad Region will start consideration of the claim of Unix Medical Company, bankrupt Ekaterinburg medical equipment supplier, against New Construction Technologies, St Petersburg construction company. The claims include 61.1 million roubles debt and 194.5 million roubles……


Sergei Bakeshin has commented for the DP on the bankruptcy case of one of the assets of a St Petersburg billionaire

N. E. P. S. Group of Companies has filed a bankruptcy petition to the Commercial Court of St Petersburg and the Leningrad Region against Granit Group LLC, an asset of billionaire Andrei Yevdokimov. The plaintiff is trying to get 11.3 million rubles debt through bankruptcy proceedings. According to Head of Dispute Resolution and Insolvency…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented for the DP on the collection of almost 1 million rubles in debt from the milk producer in court

Commercial court of Yaroslavl region has satisfied the claim of Moscow supplier of fodder, Agrokursiv, to engaged in dairy farming in the Leningrad region JSC Luban, part of LLC Concern Detskoselsky of St Petersburg billionaires Yuri Bragin and David Traktovenko. Agrokursiv demanded from Luban about 934 thousand rubles of debt, including…


Maxima Legal has expanded its presence in the key national rating, Pravo.ru-300, and has entered into the top-5 law firms with the largest number of industry awards

On December 4, the results of the main Russian ranking of law firms, Pravo.ru-300, were announced. According to the results of the research, Maxima Legal once again confirmed the high level of expertise of all the firm's practices and collected 14 industry awards. "The annual confirmation of our team's expertise by the Pravo.ru - 300 rating is a…


Sergei Bakeshin has told the Novy Prospect about the prospects of bankruptcy of the St Petersburg defense plant

The Commercial Court of St Petersburg and Leningrad Region introduced bankruptcy proceedings against JSC Zavod Izmeritel, a supplier of the defense holdings Almaz-Antey, Roscosmos, Sukhoi, and Tactical Missiles Corporation. The total amount of debts of the plant exceeds 272 million rubles, and among the main creditors of the plant is its…


Sergei Bakeshin told the Novy Prospect about the prospects of challenging the decision on the additional issue of PJSC Svetlana shares for 2.5 billion rubles

The minority shareholder of PJSC Svetlana tries to challenge in a court the decision of the general meeting of shareholders of the company to issue additional shares of 2.5 billion rubles. Sergei Bakeshin, Head of Dispute Resolution and Insolvency Practice at Maxima Legal, explained the online publishing Novy Prospect that disputes on invalidity…


Sergei Bakeshin commented for the Novy Prospect on Sevkabel`s bankruptcy

Bank Trust has initiated bankruptcy proceedings against Sevkabel, a major St Petersburg cable plant. The enterprise was the guarantor of billions worth of credits of the Rosscat holding company which it was a part of and was declared insolvent in spring 2020. As Sergei Bakeshin, Head of Dispute Resolution and Insolvency Practice at Maxima…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented for the Kommersant on the prospects of bankruptcy of the company, that owns part of the Taleon Imperial Hotel on Nevsky Prospekt

The Commercial Court of St Petersburg and Leningrad Region has introduced the observation procedure in respect of Eliseev Palace Hotel CJSC, which owns part of the Taleon Imperial Hotel on Nevsky Prospekt. The defendant is attempting to appeal against the court decision now. It should be noted, that Eliseev Palace Hotel CJSC is bankrupted by Bank…