Amendments to the Civil Code of the Russian Federation
Legal Update No. 419, 21 May 2013
Goltsblat BLP advises that the second package of amendments to the Civil Code of the Russian Federation (Federal Law No. 100-FZ of 7 May 2013) has been adopted.
The amendments affect the provisions on approval and invalidity of transactions, as well as on powers of attorney and statutes of limitations. New chapter 9.1 contains general provisions concerning decisions of meetings.
Most of the amendments come into effect on 1 September 2013.
Below, we offer for your perusal a short overview of the key changes.
If you have any question or would like more detailed information, please contact: Anton Sitnikov, Partner, Head of Corporate / M&A Practice, Goltsblat BLP: +7 495 287 44 44, Anton.Sitnikov@gblplaw.com; or Nikolay Voznesenskiy, Partner, Head of Competition Practice, Goltsblat BLP: +7 495 287 44 44, Nikolay.Voznesenskiy@gblplaw.com; or Vladislav Vdovin, Senior Associate, Commercial Practice, Goltsblat BLP: +7 495 287 44 44, Vladislav.Vdovin@gblplaw.com; or Anton Vashkevich, Senior Associate, Corporate / M&A Practice, Goltsblat BLP: +7 495 287 44 44, Anton.Vashkevich@gblplaw.com.
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