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The remarkable growth of the Russian economy in the past few decades is still attracting a large number of investors in Russia. CMS supported many of the investors right from the start, providing advice via international desks and achieving an organisational focus for cross-border transactions. We provide continuous legal support to Japanese clients in all areas of law through our established Japanese desk. A deep understanding and knowledge of Japanese customs and culture, along with extensive experience in advising Japanese clients on various legal matters, enables us to offer you comprehensive expert advice at a local level. We have advised clients in various industries, including the automotive, pharmaceutical and consumer business sectors, among others. With our Japanese language capabilities and proven track record, we are well positioned to provide you with tailored full-service legal support and guidance in the ever-dynamic Russian business environment.

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18 February 2021
Most awaited leg­al de­vel­op­ments of 2021 in Ja­pan­ese
CMS Rus­sia ex­perts have pre­pared their an­nu­al se­lec­tion of the most awaited leg­al de­vel­op­ments in Rus­sia in 2021. Be­low you will find the Ja­pan­ese ver­sion of the up­dates.You can read de­tailed art­icles...
14 February 2021
COV­ID-19: ac­tion plan for em­ploy­ers in Ja­pan­ese
Along with a wide range of prac­tic­al, com­mer­cial and leg­al chal­lenges as­so­ci­ated with the spread of the vir­us, busi­nesses are faced with an in­creas­ing num­ber of re­quire­ments they must com­ply with. We...
25 November 2020
Waste re­form in Rus­sia: fin­an­cing is­sues
One of the main ob­ject­ives of “waste re­form” in Rus­sia that began in 2019 is the cre­ation of suf­fi­cient pro­duc­tion ca­pa­cit­ies for the pro­cessing and dis­pos­al of mu­ni­cip­al sol­id (i.e. house­hold) waste.In...
20 October 2020
Waste re­form in Rus­sia: ad­min­is­trat­ive powers at fed­er­al, re­gion­al and...
The “waste re­form” pro­cess in Rus­sia has real­loc­ated powers for the man­age­ment of mu­ni­cip­al sol­id waste (“MSW”), res­ult­ing in the main powers for MSW man­age­ment go­ing to re­gion­al au­thor­it­ies.These...
14 September 2020
Waste re­form in Rus­sia poses chal­lenges and op­por­tun­it­ies for in­vestors
Start­ing from 1 Janu­ary 2019, Rus­sia has been im­ple­ment­ing a pro­gramme of “waste re­form” to rad­ic­ally change its mu­ni­cip­al waste-man­age­ment sys­tem across the coun­try. Many of the sched­uled pre­par­a­tion...
21 August 2020
Rus­si­an Duma re­ceives bill on widen­ing the scope of sanc­tions
A bill that ex­pands the ap­plic­a­tion of sanc­tions by the Rus­si­an Fed­er­a­tion and spe­cifies the pro­ced­ure for their ap­plic­a­tion has been sub­mit­ted to the Rus­si­an State Duma.In par­tic­u­lar, the bill:cla­ri­fies...
06 August 2020
E-visas to be avail­able for Rus­sia
From 1 Janu­ary 2021, for­eign na­tion­als will be able to enter Rus­sia with elec­tron­ic visas at bor­der con­trol posts to be spe­cified by the Rus­si­an gov­ern­ment in a sep­ar­ate doc­u­ment.Be­low you will find...
23 June 2020
Sanc­tioned Rus­si­an com­pan­ies and in­di­vidu­als now pro­tec­ted against law­suits...
On 19 June 2020, amend­ments to the Com­mer­cial Pro­ced­ure Code of the Rus­si­an Fed­er­a­tion came in­to force, which provide for the ex­clus­ive jur­is­dic­tion of Rus­si­an courts to con­sider dis­putes in­volving Rus­si­an...
May 2020
In­form­a­tion on con­trac­tu­al re­stric­tions can now be pub­lished on Fed­re­surs.ru
On 1 April 2020, amend­ments came in­to force al­low­ing Rus­si­an leg­al en­tit­ies and in­di­vidu­al en­tre­pren­eurs to enter ad­di­tion­al in­form­a­tion about them­selves on the Fed­re­surs* web­site, as well as in­form­a­tion...
April 2020
Rus­si­an Su­preme Court’s COV­ID-19 case law re­view
On 21 April 2020, the Rus­si­an Su­preme Court cla­ri­fied in an of­fi­cial Re­view cer­tain is­sues of ju­di­cial prac­tice re­lated to the ap­plic­a­tion of le­gis­la­tion in the con­text of meas­ures to com­bat the spread...
April 2020
Pro­long­a­tion of non-work­ing days un­til 30 April 2020 due to COV­ID-19 out­break:...
Dur­ing his na­tion­al ad­dress on 2 April, Pres­id­ent Putin an­nounced his de­cision to pro­long the ini­tial non-work­ing days from 4 April to 30 April 2020 in­clus­ive in or­der to fight against the spread of COV­ID-19...
March 2020
Rus­sia an­nounces tax and cus­toms meas­ures to aid busi­ness dur­ing COV­ID-19...
In re­sponse to the high alert in­tro­duced first in Mo­scow and then na­tion­wide in the face of the rap­id spread of COV­ID-19, the Rus­si­an gov­ern­ment and the Fed­er­al Tax Ser­vice (FTS) have an­nounced spe­cial...