Real Estate & Construction
Current real estate & construction legislation in the Russian Federation is rather complicated. The efficiency of a business largely depends on the proper choice of location and the formalization of land use rights.
Alps & Chase professionals counsel Clients on a broad spectrum of real estate assets:
Arbitration & Litigation Criminal law
Attorneys of ALPS & CHASE are at your disposal when you need:
Protection of Intellectual property (IP) enables our Clients not only to gain additional profit from assigning rights to use IP assets to third parties, but also legally reduces the profit tax base by the amount of royalties received based on licensing agreements. Also, it is possible to contribute IP assets into authorized capital during the formation or re-structuring of a business entity without attracting significant monetary resources.
Labor legislation in the Russian Federation is strict and in order to prevent serious conflicts with employees it is necessary to resolve personnel management issues and to be aware of the presence of necessary labor documents.
In accordance with the Law “On the legal status of Foreigners in the Russian Federation” all foreign employees working in legal entities (or in Representative or Branch offices) have to obtain work permits.
Customs legislation in the Russian Federation is rather complicated and includes a lot of issues which are primarily regulated by numerous instructions of the Customs Authorities. Alps & Chase specialists can help ensure compliance with customs rules and standards and prepare comprehensive solutions for efficient schemes of export-import operations (including customs clearance, distribution, transportation, and freight).
ALPS & CHASE specialists have significant experience in advising Clients on tax issues.
We offer assistance in the preparation of investment and business plans in compliance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.
Accounting system of the Russian Federation is generally based on the Law “On accounting”, differing significantly from broadly accepted international accounting systems (US GAAP, IFRS).
Alps & Chase specialists prepare commercial contracts considering all possible tax, accounting, currency and customs consequences of commercial deals, finding efficient solutions for all the clients’ business needs.
Corporate law & Investment projects
Alps & Chase professionals have considerable expertise in providing legal support for projects targeting corporate and investment issues. We offer our clients a full package of practical solutions including:
The registration of your own company in the Russian Federation (CIS countries) or participation in a joint venture provides the following advantages: