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06/19/2018

Westside law firm protected interests of a major American law firm in connection with the violation of exclusive rights of the latter

A major American law firm approached colleagues from Westside law firm in connection with the violation of the firm’s rights on the territory of the Russian Federation. 

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05/21/2018

Westside law firm was included in the national rating of litigators Pravo.ru

The rating of litigators is held for the second time. 53 law firms participated, they provided information on 2,551 arbitration cases, in which they participated in 2017. Compared to the previous year, the number of companies increased more than twice, 80% more cases (not taking into account bankruptcy cases) have been reviewed. As a result, law firms were divided into five groups.

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05/03/2018

Kaliningrad Region will be the first one to legalize parallel imports. Sergey Vodolagin quoted by Kommersant.ru

In Russia, disputes over parallel imports, i.e. the ability to import goods without the consent of the right holder, have been going on for many years. Supporters of its legalization say that such a measure will reduce prices and stimulate competition. Opponents insist that parallel imports will lead to the growth of counterfeit. Experiment in the Kaliningrad region: the governor Anton Alikhanov proposed to create for importers, first of all-drugs importers - a test site in the region, - can show who is right.

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04/25/2018

Sergey Vodolagin, Westside law firm managing partner, spoke on April 17, 2018 at the VII All- Russian Conference "Modern Judicial Practice of Leasing"

On April 17, the VII All-Russian Conference "Modern Judicial Practice of Leasing" was held, organized by the Sub-committee of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation on Leasing and Non-commercial partnership "LEASING UNION", where Vodolagin Sergey Vladimirovich made a presentation on the topic "Practice of International Commercial Arbitration in Leasing cases".

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The Usachevskiy market in Moscow was closed following a court decision. Sergey Vodolagin quoted by RBC

On Tuesday, April 24, bailiffs closed the Usachevskiy market in Moscow. According to the representative of the administration, the court earlier decided to close the market after a joint inspection of the prosecutor's office and the Ministry of Emergency Situations.

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04/12/2018

Sergey Vodolagin, managing Partner of the Westside law firm, spoke at the annual legal forum organized by “Vedomosti” newspaper

On April 12-13 XIV Annual Legal Forum of Russia, organized by "Vedomosti" newspaper took place at "Marriott Royal Aurora" hotel.

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