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KIAP successfully contested significant tax claims of a large industrial company in arbitration court

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KIAP lawyers successfully challenged additional charges resulting from field tax audit of the world's largest manufacturer of industrial goods. The company's claims were related to the alleged unjustified tax benefit resulting from business relationship with unscrupulous counterparties. It is worth noting that this category of tax disputes is the most dangerous because current approaches of arbitration courts protect the interests Read More

Trademark of the SUNFLOWER Charity Foundation is effectively protected by KIAP pro bono support

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Within the framework of pro bono activity KIAP IP specialists helped the SUNFLOWER Charity foundation to register their logo as a trademark in Rospatent. Now the foundation owns exclusive rights for trademark “Sunflower” (logo), and logo/trademark of the foundation is under protection of the Russian legislation. The Charity foundation’s core aim is to support children and adults with immune system disorders. The SUNFLOWER foundation was founded by Read More

KIAP is recommended by the international rating IFLR1000

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Today the British analytical publication IFLR1000 has published the results of the World's Leading Financial Law Firms review. Based on performance in 2018 KIAP, Attorneys at Law, once again joined the list of recommended law firms in three practice areas:  Banking & Finance, M&A, Restructuring and insolvency. The British analytical publication IFLR1000 is one of the most reputable guides to the world’s leading legal counsels specializing in corporate, financial Read More

KIAP successfully defended the interests of a large Korean insurance company in international arbitration

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AP lawyers successfully represented the interests of a large Korean insurance company, which specializes in marine and cargo insurance, as well as in agricultural risks in the East Asian region for more than 70 years, in a dispute arising from several reinsurance contracts. Specialists from KIAP have represented the interests of the Client on the stage of peaceful settlement of Read More

KIAP is recommended by international ranking World Tax 2019

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This week the results of annual international ranking World Tax 2019 (Russia), issued by International Tax Review publication, became known. World Tax is a key source for tax specialists all around the world, in which the assessment of the expertise of leading tax lawyers from different countries is given. In 2018 KIAP, Attorneys at law, appeared in the ranking for the Read More

KIAP lawyers successfully defended Principal’s interests on bank counter-guarantee in the amount of more than 250 million rubles

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The case concerned the recovery of previously paid money under a counter-guarantee that ensured the performance of construction works by a subcontractor. The Bank argued that KIAP Principal unreasonably filed a claim under the bank guarantee as the subcontractor had performed his work and there was no basis for payment under the guarantee. Despite the complex system of payments with Read More

PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER KENNETH A. MANNING TO MODERATE “CAN-AM BORDER IMPROVEMENTS LEADERSHIP BRIEFING” PANEL AT INTERNATIONAL TRADE DAY EVENT

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Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Kenneth A. Manning will moderate a panel titled “Can-Am Border Improvements Leadership Briefing” at the International Trade Day Event “Border Improvements Briefing, Workshops & Networking with 50+ U.S. & Canadian Border Officials” hosted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The event will take place on Wednesday, November 14 from 8:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Read More