15.05.2020 — AmCham Russia: Lease Agreements During COVID-2019 Pandemic

The American Chamber of Commerce in Russia and its Legal Affairs Committee and Real Estate Committee arranged an online conference on the topic “Landlords’ and tenants’ legal position during the pandemic: Practical tips”. Artem Sirota made a report at this conference and focused on the legal possibilities to obtain a reduction in rent and practical tips to conduct negotiations between the landlords and tenants.

The presentation on the topic of the report is available here. More information on this event is available on the website of the American Chamber of Commerce in Russia.

14.05.2020 — Mackrell Webinar: COVID-19 and Business

Artem Sirota made a report at the webinar arranged by Mackrell International, the global network of independent law firms. In his report Artem focused on the Russian law and explained how COVID-2019 pandemic affected business in Russia. In his report Artem explained how the pandemic affected contractual and labor relations, what health and safety requirements should be observed by companies and how companies should prepare for longer term impacts of COVID-19.

Abstracts of the report are available here. More information on Mackrell International events is available on the network’s website.