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KKI appoints new Partner

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Natalie Lasek to the Partner group.

Since joining KKI in 2016, Natalie has achieved outstanding outcomes across Commercial Law, Intellectual Property and Sports Law practice areas.

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Best Lawyers: 27 Lawyers Are Listed, and RSS Is Canada’s Law Firm of the Year for Insurance Law

August 27, 2020 — RSS is proud to announce that 27 of its lawyers — nearly a third of the team — are included in the 2021 Canadian edition of the Best Lawyers directory, a major international peer-review-based guide to legal professionals.

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Lidings is Ranked in International Rating of Leading Law Firms – IFLR1000 2021

International Financial Law Review 1000 (IFLR1000) once again notes Lidings for its expertise in Restructuring and Insolvency practice area.

Lidings is also ranked among the leading legal advisors in Russia in M&A, Banking and Project Finance.

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Howard & Howard Congratulates Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers® and Best Lawyers®: Ones to Watch 2021

Royal Oak, Mich., August 20, 2020 – Royal Oak, Michigan-based law firm Howard & Howard is pleased to announce that thirty of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021 and five of our attorneys were included in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers®: Ones to Watch.

The Howard & Howard attorneys and the practice area(s) under which they are listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021 are:

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Pierre E. Moreau Joins RSS’s Labour and Employment Law Group

August 14, 2020 — RSS is pleased to announce that Pierre E. Moreau, a distinguished expert in labour and employment law, has joined the firm.

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Marianne Poliquin Admitted to the Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines agréés

August 11, 2020 — Marianne Poliquin, from our Labour and Employment Law Group, has just been admitted to the Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines agréés — Quebec’s professional order of chartered human resources advisors. As the name suggests, the order focuses on the development of skills and practices related to the management of personnel. Since it falls under the scope of the Professional Code, its members must abide by a code of ethics and further their continuing education.

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A Snapshot of our Recent Activity — Business Law

Assembled by Herbert Z. Pinchuk, Head of our Business Law Group

August 6, 2020 — Just like countless businesses and individuals all over the world, RSS was hit by the COVID-19 crisis. As numerous sectors of the economy ground to a halt, our activities were significantly reduced.

Significantly, but not completely!

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Who’s who legal. Restructuring & insolvency 2020, ITALY.

Who's who legal. Restructuring & insolvency 2020, ITALY.
Author: Giorgio Cherubini Who’s Who Legal is a leading legal guide and has recently published…
Giorgio Cherubini
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Court of Appeal considers what is required for a Debtor to succeed in dismissal of Bankruptcy Summons

In brief:

  • Debtor appeals bankruptcy adjudication to the Court of Appeal
  • Claims amount due in Bankruptcy Summons is incorrect
  • Appeal dismissed on all grounds
  • Written judgment discusses what a debtor has to prove in order to succeed in dismissal of a Bankruptcy Summons
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Maxima Legal has joined the panel of legal partners for ROSINFRA, a new digital platform for infrastructure projects

Maxima Legal began cooperating with the ROSINFRA digital platform, launched in the summer of 2020 by the National Center for PPP to support the parties in the infrastructure market. The platform acts as a full-fledged accelerator of design solutions and financial instruments to assist in the preparation and implementation of infrastructure and PPP projects, and also produces analytical studies and educational programmes. More than 50 regions of the Russian Federation are already working with the platform, as well as more than 5,000 market players, including construction contractors, private investors, banks, including VEB.RF, Sberbank, Gazprombank and others.

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