21.10.2020 — Decrease in Priority (Subordination) of Claims of Debtor’s Controlling and Affiliated Persons in Russian Bankruptcy Proceedings

The senior associate of Sirota & Partners law firm, Ekaterina Ivanova, made a report at the meeting arranged by the Legal Committee of the Russian-German Chamber of Commerce on October 21, 2020. In the report, Ekaterina focused on new trends in case law established by the Russian Supreme Court and related to the claims of the debtor’s controlling persons and its affiliates in bankruptcy proceedings, including the cases where Sirota & Partners participated as attorneys. Ekaterina highlighted the conditions for the subordination of such claims in Russia and summarized foreign experience on similar cases.

A presentation on the topic of the report is available here. More detailed information about the event is available on the website of the Russian-German Chamber of Commerce.