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AstapovLawyers acted as legal advisor to Sports.ru

March 2016

AstapovLawyers acted as legal advisor to one of the largest online sports projects in Russia-Sports.ru in purchasing of a Belarusian mobile applications developer for football fans - 90live.org.

The team of legal advisers was led by Partner and Head of International Tax Planning and Corporate Structuring Department Mrs Oksana Kneychuk and included Yuliya Zarichniuk, Junior Associate.

AstapovLawyers advised on the phase of structuring and on taxation issues, and also prepared a package of documents on the transaction. Aleinikov&Partners – law firm from Minsk, advised the deal on Belarusian law.

Within the framework of the project 90live.org it is created more than 20 mobile apps for football fans with updatable information about the various football clubs of the world (Real Madrid, Barcelona, etc). The project is aimed at foreign audiences and already has more than 1 million installations.

Sports.ru is a platform for communication about the sport in all its manifestations, one of the first professional and by far the most popular Internet sports projects in Russia. Average monthly audience Sports.ru exceeds 7 million users, and applications are dominated in Russian-speaking mobile networks.

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