Experts of Kachkin & Partners took part in the forum "Legal year in review"
The annual forum "Legal year in review" organized by Kommersant publishing house under support of the Faculty of Law of the St. Petersburg State University and the Investment and Strategic Projects Committee was held today in Saint Petersburg for the third time in a row. This year the event has become a communication platform for over 150 professional practitioners, the representatives of business and consulting. Alexey Chichkanov, the Head of the Investment and Strategic Projects Committee and Maxim Efimov, the General Director of Kommersant publishing house became the moderators of the discussion.
The discussed issues were related to the current events, such as changing in the regulation of transfer pricing and bankruptcy procedure; problems of intellectual property`s legal regulation in connection with the Russia"s entry into WTO; the processes of integration within the Customs Union, the CIS and the multilateral trading system; business involvement in the monitoring of law enforcement. A special attention was given to the legal issues in real estate and construction - the area of law which, perhaps, has undergone the greatest change in 2011.
Denis Kachkin, the Managing Partner of Kachkin & Partners, presented an analytical review of the major trends in the formation of court practice in the real estate and construction, noting the increasing role of judicial precedent. Kirill Saskov, the Head of Corporate & Arbitration Practice, spoke about the changes in the regulation of electronic trading in the bankruptcy process.
Dmitry Nekrestyanov, the Head of Real Estate and Investments Practice and Ludmila Sokolovskaya, the Corporate & Dispute Resolution Practice Associate also took part in the discussion.