Natalia Diatlova has commented for Pravo.ru on the specifics of personnel recruitment in the legal field

Pravo.ru in cooperation with Russian law firm partners has considered problems of selection of employees in the legal sphere. The experts have analysed the reasons for difficulties in personnel search both on the part of job seekers and employers, took into account the peculiarities of hiring both young and experienced specialists. They also…


Sergei Bakeshin told the DP about the weaknesses of the "coronavirus" laws

During the Coronavirus pandemic all levels of state authorises adopted a lot of new quarantine`s regulation rules and restrictions. Due to the remote nature of the preparation of the legal documents and the rush to draft and adopt them, the new laws were characterised by a large number of inaccuracies, vague wording and the possibility of…


Maxima Legal got the National Bank TRUST preliminary qualification

Maxima Legal confirmed the team`s high level in sphere of Litigation and was included by the National Bank TRUST to the list of qualified counterparties which will be inviting to participate in the procurement of legal services in this area. Among the key requirements for pre-selection were such as factors as the integrity of the company, the…


Maxim Ali has commented on the unblocking of Telegram

On 18 June, Roskomnadzor, in agreement with the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office, lifted the restrictions on accessing the Telegram messenger app. The Head of the IP/IT Practice at Maxima Legal, Maxim Ali explained that Roskomnadzor had simply ignored the court’s decision on a plausible pretext. “Telegram was blocked until it fulfilled its…


Maxima Legal has taken part in a SPIBA webinar about legal risks on the internet

On June 8, Maxima Legal lawyers took part in the joint webinar of the SPIBA Legal Committee on the topic “Legal Risks on the Internet”. The webinar was moderated by Maxim Ali, Senior Associate and Head of IP / IT Practice at Maxima Legal, Co-Chair of the SPIBA Legal Committee. Dmitry Uryakin, Associate in the Dispute Resolution Practice at Maxima…


The Best Lawyers international rating has listed Maxima Legal in 16 areas and named Maxim Avrashkov lawyer of the year

International ranking Best Lawyers has presented its annual list of Russian lawyers recommended in various fields of law. Seven experts from Maxima Legal were listed. Managing Partner, Head of the Commercial and Corporate department, Maxim Avrashkov, has been listed as one of the leading Russian lawyers for M&A matters. In addition, Maxim…


Maxima Legal has advised IPG.Estate as part of a substantial property sale

The Real Estate and Construction practice at Maxima Legal advised IPG.Estate, a consulting real estate company, as part of the pre-sale preparation of a multifunctional complex. Alexander Voloshin, Head of Financial Markets and Investments, IPG.Estate: “Maxima Legal is a proven IPG.Estate legal partner. We have been cooperating for several years…


Anastasia Samusenko has commented for Piter.tv on the procurement by the St Petersburg metro of masks and gloves

Following the recommendation of the Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Rights Protection and Welfare, from May 12, St Petersburg introduced an obligation to use personal protective equipment in public places. Masks and gloves can now be purchased at metro stations. The metro administration is providing sites for around 200 vending…


Anastasia Samusenko has talked with RBC about interest-free loans for salaries

A month has passed since the launch of the business support measure in the form of interest-free loans for salaries, and the first money has already been received by affected companies. However, the scale of assistance to small and medium-sized businesses during the period of the coronavirus pandemic and quarantine restrictions turned out to be…


The Legal 500 has once again confirmed Maxima Legal's leading position in the Russian legal services market

The international rating agency, Legal 500, has presented the results of its research for 2019, which consolidated the position of Maxima Legal among the leaders of the Russian market in four areas. Once again, Maxima Legal’s expertise in the field of commercial and corporate law and mergers and acquisitions was highly praised. According to the…