02.02.2022 — The Construction Disputes Law Review
11.11.2021 — Interview for Civilistics Magazine: Unexpected Circumstances and Other Issues of Lease Contracts
Partner of the bureau Artem Sirota and senior associate Ekaterina Ivanova gave an interview to Mr. Andrey Egorov for the “Civilistics” Magazine. Based on the analysis of particular cases, they discussed the legal nature of the cancellation fee, the admissibility of its reduction, the structure of the lessor’s losses in case of the lease termination, as well as the abuse of rights by the landlord during the pandemic.
14.10.2021 — Pravo.ru conference: COVID-19 and Lease Agreements
Artem Sirota made a report at the Pravo.ru conference “Construction in 2021: legal problems and their solutions”. In his report Artem focused on drafting lease agreements during the COVID-19 pandemic. In his report Artem explained how to draft lease agreements with preventing adverse consequences for a tenant (such as currency fluctuations), and how the pandemic affects the conditions of the use of premises. In respect of the need to reduce rent due to the non-use of premises during the pandemic, Artem suggested providing for the partial rent reduction in a lease agreement if the certain number of employees cannot be present in a premises.
More information on this event is available at the following link.
16.04.2021 — Sirota & Partners Was Ranked by LEGAL 500 EMEA 2021 Worldwide Rankings
We are glad to inform you that the Legal 500 EMEA 2021 Rankings has recognized Sirota & Partners as one of the leading law firms in Europe, Middle East and Africa in Real Estate and Construction practice. Sirota & Partners has been distinguished as a law firm “focused on solving clients’ tasks and bringing them to the final point”; the firm’s team “is always in touch, efficient”. The partner Artem Sirota was also recognized as a specialist, whose work for clients “is always done professionally and on time”.
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13.04.2021 — Sirota & Partners Has Contributed to Chambers and Partners Real Estate Comparative Guide 2021
Based on almost 20 years’ experience in assisting clients with complex real estate projects implementation, Sirota & Partners has contributed to Russia chapter in the Chambers and Partners Real Estate Country Comparative Guide. The Guide is available at the Chambers and Partners website.