Sergei Bakeshin has commented for the Novy Prospekt on the repeated auction for the sale of assets of the bankrupt company founded by the former Vice-Governor of the Leningrad Region

In 2018, the Arbitration Court of St Petersburg and the Leningrad Region declared JSC Domostroitelny Kombinat № 5 (JSC DSK-5) as bankrupt. The company was part of GlavStroyComplex, founded by former Vice-Governor of the Leningrad Region Nikolay Pasyada, who was responsible for the development of the construction complex in the region. The total…


For the six time in a row, IFLR1000 international rating has mentioned Maxima Legal among the leaders of Russian M&A market

British legal publication IFLR 1000 has presented the results of the thirtieth research of the Russian legal market in the field of merger and acquisition. For the sixth time in a row, Maxima Legal was named one of the leading legal advisers in this area. It should be noted, that previously in August 2020 the rating also for the fourth time noted…


Maxima Legal is included into the federal bankruptcy rating of Pravo.ru

The leading federal legal online edition Pravo.ru presented the results of the Russian insolvency market research. In particular, based on the statistical analysis of 5249 final decisions made by commercial courts from January 1 to December 31, 2019 in bankruptcy cases, Pravo.ru made a ranking of law firms that are more active and successful than…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented on the dismissal of the billionaire bankruptcy case for the DP

The Commercial Court of St Petersburg and the Leningrad Region dismissed the bankruptcy proceedings against billionaire Mikhail Zingarevich, initiated by the DOM.RF bank in January. In March, the bank tried to seize the businessman's property, and in July the process was suspended due to the possibility of a peaceful settlement. Sergei Bakeshin,…


IFLR1000 international rating has again confirmed Maxima Legal's expertise in areas of PPP and Insolvency and Restructuring

British legal publication IFLR 1000 presented the results of the thirtieth research of the Russian legal market in the field of restructuring and insolvency as well as project financing and PPP. For the fourth consecutive year Maxima Legal was ranked among the leading legal advisors in both areas of law. It also should be noted, that the rating…


Sergei Bakeshin has discussed with the RBC the bankruptcy prospects of a large poultry farm and its top manager

DOM.RF filed an insolvency application with Nikolay Chistyakov, chairman of the board of directors of Gatchinsky Kombikormovy Zavod Group of Companies. According to the bank's press service, the basis for the initiation of personal bankruptcy were more than 1 billion rubles obligations of the entrepreneur to DOM.RF, which arose in connection with…


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…


Litigation team members at Maxima Legal have commented on the biggest lawsuits of the week for the Delovoy Peterburg

The Delovoy Peterburg newspaper has published a review of the largest lawsuits of the week with explanatory notes of Maxima Legal experts. In particular, Dmitry Uryakin, associate at Maxima Legal's Dispute Resolution and Bankruptcy Practice, commented on claims from Power Machines PJSC to Lonas Tekhnologiya JSC for 1.2 billion rubles each. Lonas…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented on a bankruptcy case involving the former vice-governor of the Leningrad region

Uralsib Bank has petitioned for the bankruptcy of Nikolai Pasyadu, the founder of Glavstroykompleks (GSK) and the former vice-governor of the Leningrad region. The GSK Group has missed deadlines to complete two residential developments in the Leningrad Region, both companies are now involved in insolvency proceedings. Last summer, the bank tried…


Sergei Bakeshin has commented on a dispute for the double recovery of funds in favour of the Federal Tax Service

The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation will consider a dispute on the double recovery of funds from the director of a company in favour of the Federal Tax Service, first as part of a civil lawsuit for tax evasion, then as part of subsidiary liability. As the Head of the Dispute Resolution and Insolvency practice at Maxima Legal, Sergei…