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How to properly fire the head of the company  

August 7, 2017 "Delovoy Peterburg" — independent regional newspaper about business and for business   

The change of the head of the company is one of the frequent questions arising in practice. The need to appoint a new leader may be required both during the planned procedures, for example, when...

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How to protect yourself from buying a startup loser  

June 19, 2017 "Rusbase" — independent magazine about technology and business    

Today, being a business angel is quite a fashionable thing, but investments to be successful require the right approach. Someone has his own army of advanced consultants behind his back, who will help...

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Company management: legal decision-making mechanisms 

May 11, 2017 "Delovoy Peterburg" — independent regional newspaper about business and for business   

As practice (both legal and life) shows, business projects, especially start-ups, often have a group of like-minded people as a basis. They can be equal partners, or maybe a strong motivating...

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Charter for startupper

May 10, 2017 "Ponedelnik" — daily internet-magazine about career, business and education  

Among all the documents that are necessary for the registration of the company, the most voluminous is the charter. Composing it competently for those who have never encountered such a format of documents, is very...

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Minority shareholders in the company — friends or enemies 

May 10, 2017 "Delovoy Peterburg" — independent regional newspaper about business and for business   

Such approach to corporate governance, when owners of the company are those who directly manage the business is very common in Russia. Sometimes such management is called "insider"...

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Every startupper wants to know

April 14, 2017 "Ponedelnik" — daily internet-magazine about career, business and education  

Usually professionals warn about such pitfalls in consultations, but problem is that not every novice entrepreneur thinks about getting such...

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Control through compulsory sale of shares

December 15, 2016

Compulsory sale of shares, or in other words, squeeze-out, is the right of a shareholder owning almost all of the company’s shares (majority shareholder) to oblige the remaining shareholders...

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What is a Term Sheet

November 18, 2016

This term originates from western jurisdictions, where it has long been applied. Literally, “terms” means the terms of an agreement, and “sheet” is a sheet of paper. Thus, we have rather an accurate description...

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Corporate conflict – how to be prepared

November 11, 2016

In order to understand what will be discussed in this article, let us sort out what is a corporate conflict. This term often refers to a wide variety of conflict situations in a company, ranging from...

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Companies must disclose information about beneficiaries

November 09, 2016

On December 21, 2016, the law that lays companies under obligation to possess information about their beneficial owners and, therefore, take measures to collect such information becomes effective. In this...

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Option as a tool for confidential business ownership

November 03, 2016

Option is a contract which provides the optionee with a right (but not the obligation) to do a deal with a person that has provided such option in accordance with the terms thereof...

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New rules for interested party transactions

October 31, 2016

Like we have pointed out, on January 1, 2017, the law that introduces new rules for major transactions becomes effective. It will also introduce new rules for interested party transactions. As is known...

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New rules for major transactions

October 28, 2016

On January 1, 2017, the law that introduces new rules for the so-called major transactions enters into force.It should be recalled that generally a major transaction is a transaction with monetary value exceeding 25% of the company’s...

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