Legal Updates on
All Latest Amendments to the
Legislation of the Russian Federation
(1 of January 2009 - present)
New Law on Procurement of Goods, Works and Services by Certain
Categories of Legal Entities
Federal Law of 18 July 2011 No. 223-FZ “On Procurement of
Goods, Works and Services by Certain Categories of Legal
Entities” will come into force on 1 January 2012 (except for
certain clauses). The Law provides for competition bidding
principles and procedures with respect to procurement of
goods, works and services by certain categories of legal
entities with state and municipal participation (state
corporations, unitary enterprises etc.) and legal entities
carrying out of certain types of activities, e.g. utility
in the Corporate Legislation
On July 19, 2009 a Federal Law No.
the Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian
Federation” was enacted.
The Federal law establishes the procedure for considering
corporate disputes related to the creation, reorganization or
liquidation of legal entities, ownership of shares, stakes in
charter capital, and shares of members of a cooperative, issuing
securities, and appealing the decisions of management bodies.
The law will
enter into force on 21 October 2009.
Amendments to Federal Laws Governing Joint-Stock Companies and
On June 10, 2009, the Federal Law No. 115-FZ
"On Amendments to
the Federal Law On Joint-Stock Companies and Article 30 of the
Federal Law On Securities Market"
came into force.
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12 March 2009
Changes in Limited Liability Companies Legislation
On December 30, 2008 a Federal Law No. 312-FZ “On Amending Part
I of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation and Certain Other
Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation” was enacted, which
amended a number of key regulations for limited liability
companies in Russia.
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Changes in restructuring of legal entities legislation / March
On December 30, 2008 the President signed Federal Law No. 315-FZ
"On Amendments to the Federal Law "On Banks and Banking
Operations” and Certain Other Legislative Acts of the Russian
Federation” , which introduced a number of significant changes
to regulations regarding restructuring of legal entities.
organization order (not only for banks).
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Overview of amendments to the protection of legal entities’ and
individual entrepreneurs’ rights during state and municipal
control (supervision) actions legislation / March 2009
On 26th of December 2008 a Federal Law No. 294-FZ "On Rights
Protection of Legal Entities and Individual Entrepreneurs During
State and Municipal Control (Supervision) Actions” was adopted.