Goltsblat BLP advises that Federal Law No. 275-FZ dated 05.10.2015 “On Amending the Federal Law “On Protection of Competition” and individual legislative acts of the Russian Federation” (Law No. 275), better known as the “Fourth Antimonopoly Package”, was published on 6 October 2015. The relevant amendments themselves come into effect 90 days after official publication of the law, i.e., on 5 January 2016 (1).
Below we provide a brief overview of what we consider the most important amendments. Since there are so many of them, for your convenience, we have divided them into separate blocks.
1. Amendments to the Federal law “On Protection of Competition”
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