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Press releases and law firm thought leadership

This page is dedicated to keeping readers informed of the latest news and thought leadership articles from law firms across the globe.

If your firm wishes to publish press releases or articles, please contact Shehab Khurshid on +44 (0) 207 396 5689 or shehab.khurshid@legalease.co.uk

 

GRATA November Newsletter

December 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Please follow the link below for GRATA November Newsletter.

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Zeinolla Kalymbetov appointed Business Development Counsel in GRATA Law Firm (London Office)

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm is pleased to announce the appointment of Zeinolla Kalymbetov as Counsel for Business Development in the London Office on 25th October 2013.

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On 6 December 2013, GRATA will hold a seminar on environmental control in Pavlodar

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Dear Clients and Partners, 

GRATA Law Firm is pleased to invite you to take part in the seminar 'Environmental Control and Liability for the Breach of Laws on Environmental Protection', which will be held on 6 December 2013.

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VIII Eurasian Forum KAZENERGY

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 8-9 October 2013, the VIII Eurasian Forum KAZENERGY was held in Astana. Topic: 'The Energy of the Future - Eurasian Opportunities'.

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GRATA Law Firm has launched its new Mobile Application 'Legal Advice in Kazakhstan'

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Dear Clients and Partners!

GRATA Law Firm is pleased to announce the launch of its new Android Application 'Legal Advice in Kazakhstan' on Google Play Market.

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Yerlan Turemuratov has been appointed as the Representative of GRATA Law Firm in Uralsk/Aksay

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm announces on the appointment of Yerlan Turemuratov as the Representative of the firm in Uralsk and Aksay from 21 October 2013.

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Representatives of GRATA Law Firm met with Mr Jan Van Schoonhoven in Astana

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 6 October 2013, in Astana there was the second session of the PPP Experts Club in Kazakhstani PPP Centre with the participation of the UN Senior Council, International PPP Advisor to the Government of the Netherlands, Independent Director of the Board of Directors of the PPP Centre - Mr Jan Van Schoonhoven.

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GRATA Law Firm will sponsor AmCham Welcome Sundowner on 4 November 2013

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm invites you to attend a Welcome Sundowner in Aktau on Monday, November 4 for the 7th Mangystau Regional Oil, Gas and Infrastructure Exhibition.

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GRATA Law Firm advised on Eurobonds issuance of KaspiBank JSC

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Department advised J.P. Morgan Securities plc and VTB Capital plc as joint lead managers on a USD 200 million 9.875% 3-year Notes (due 2016) issuance of KaspiBank JSC. The issuance is listed on the KASE (Kazakhstan Stock Exchange) and the ISE (Irish Stock Exchange).

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ITECA expresses its appreciation for GRATA's participation in KIOGE 2013

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The ITECA International Exhibition Company thanked GRATA Law Firm for its participation in the 21st Kazakhstan International Technology Conference 'Oil and Gas' - KIOGE 2013, as an Official Bronze Partner, as well as for the pre-conference seminar for the conference delegates on 'Subsoil Use in the Republic of Kazakhstan: developments and new opportunities'.

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Galiya Makazhanova, Counsel at GRATA Law Firm, delivered a report at KIOGE 2013

November 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 2 October 2013, in Almaty the 21st Kazakhstan International Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference - KIOGE 2013 began.

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GRATA Law Firm advised Export-Import Bank of the United States on Air Astana financing

October 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Department advised Export-Import Bank of the United States on the purchase, lease and import by Air Astana of three (3) Boeing 767-300ER aircraft with delivery positions in 2013/2014.

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As part of KIOGE 2012 GRATA Law Firm has held a pre-conference seminar on subsoil use legislation

October 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

As part of the 21st Kazakhstan International Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference - KIOGE 2013, GRATA Law Firm has held a pre-conference seminar: 'Subsoil Use in Kazakhstan, Developments and New Opportunities'

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Partners of GRATA Law Firm took part in the 2013 US-Uzbekistan Annual Business Forum

October 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On September 5, 2013 the 2013 US-Uzbekistan Annual Business Forum was held in Washington, DC, USA.  The Forum was convened in celebration of the 20 years of US-Uzbekistan Business Cooperation.

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Former Judge of the Supreme Court, Mrs. Galiya Makazhanova, joined GRATA Law Firm

September 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm is honored to welcome retired Judge of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Mrs. Galiya Makazhanova, who joined the firm as Counsel in Astana office effective September 2, 2013.

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On 1 October 2013, GRATA will hold a pre-conference seminar on subsoil use in Almaty within KIOGE

September 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm within the 21st Kazakhstan International Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference - KIOGE 2013 invites you to take part in a pre-conference seminar titled 'Subsoil Use in Kazakhstan, Developments and New Opportunities'.

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GRATA Law Firm advices on financing of Beineu-Shymkent gas pipeline construction

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Banking and Finance group renders full legal support for China Development Bank for the transaction on financing the Beineu-Shymkent gas pipeline construction.

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GRATA Law Firm advices on financing of construction of a gas pipeline Kazakhstan-China, line C

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Banking and Finance group renders full legal support for China Development Bank for the transaction on financing of the AGP gas pipeline construction, line C.

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Representatives of GRATA Law Firm took part in AmCham HR Working Group meeting in Atyrau

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 11th July, 2013 in Atyrau the regular quarterly meeting of the HR Working Group of the American Chamber of Commerce in Kazakhstan (AmCham) took place.

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GRATA Law Firm advises Export-Import Bank of the United States on Lokomotiv financing

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Group has advised Export-Import Bank of the United States on its USD 424,856,806 credit facility to JSC 'Lokomotiv' guaranteed by JSC 'National Company 'Kazakhstan Temir Zholy' and JSC 'Kaztemirtrans'.

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GRATA Law Firm advises MIE Holdings Corporation on its USD 200 million offering of Eurobonds

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Group has advised MIE Holdings Corporation on its USD 200 million 5 year Eurobonds issuance listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The issuance is guaranteed by MIE group companies, including a subsoil user incorporated in Kazakhstan, and secured by certain assets of the group companies.

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GRATA Law Firm advises on the initial public offering of QIWI plc

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Group has advised shareholders of QIWI plc on the initial public offering of 12,500,000 American depositary shares (the 'ADSs') representing 12,500,000 class B shares of QIWI plc.

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GRATA Law Firm advises on the Eurobonds issuance of Nord Gold N.V.

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Group has advised Nord Gold N.V. on its USD 500 million 6.375 % Guaranteed Notes due 2018.

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GRATA Law Firm advises on the debut Eurobonds issuance of Eastcomtrans LLP, Kazakhstan

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Group has advised BNP Paribas, HSBC and JSC Kazkommerts Securities as managers of the debut USD 100 million Eurobonds issuance of Eastcomtrans LLP. The Reg S-only Eurobonds are listed on the KASE (Kazakhstan Stock Exchange) and the LSE (London Stock Exchange). The issuance is secured by pledges of rolling stock and bank accounts.

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GRATA Law Firm advises on the Eurobonds issuance of Samruk-Energy

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Group  has advised the Royal Bank of Scotland plc, SIB (Cyprus) Limited and JSC 'Troika Dialog Kazakhstan' as arrangers of a USD 500 million 5-year Eurobond issue of JSC 'Samruk-Energy' (Samruk-Energy). The issuance is listed on the KASE (Kazakhstan Stock Exchange) and the ISE (Irish Stock Exchange).

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GRATA Law Firm advises Alliance Oil Company Ltd on USD 500 million offering of Eurobonds

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm's Banking & Finance Group  has advised Alliance Oil Company Ltd on its USD 500 million Eurobonds issuance listed on the Irish Stock Exchange. The issuance was guaranteed by Alliance Oil group companies.

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GRATA Law Firm has joined The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kostanay region

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kostanay region is a non-state, non-profit organisation serving to promote favourable conditions for business activity development in Kostanay region.

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Representatives of GRATA Law Firm made a presentation at Kazakh-Austrian Business Council in Astana

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 10 June 2013, first session of the Kazakh-Austrian Business Council initiated by Austrian Embassy was held in Astana.

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Representatives of GRATA Law Firm took part in the III Central Asian M&A Forum

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 30 May 2013, as part of 'Corporate Finance 2013' forum the III Central Asian M&A Forum dedicated to legal aspects of purchase and sale of business was held in Almaty.

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Shaimerden Chikanayev made a presentation at PPP Forum in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

August 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 23-24 May 2013, 'Public Private Partnership in Infrastructure and Services in Kyrgyz Republic: From Policy to Projects' forum was held in Bishkek (Kyrgyz Republic).

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Shaimerden Chikanayev is recommended by Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2013

May 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Asialaw Leading Lawyers is a guide to the Asia-Pacific's leading commercial lawyers in private practice - determined by their clients and peers.

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Rashid Gaissin is recommended by The Who’s Who Legal 2013

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Since 1996 Who's Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in 32 areas of business law. Nominees are selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

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GRATA Law Firm is recommended by The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East & Asia 2013

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The Legal 500 Series is widely acknowledged as the world's largest legal referral guide. It is an independent guide, and firms and individuals are recommended purely on merit.

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GRATA Law Firm is recommended by Chambers Global 2013 and Chambers Asia 2013

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Chambers has published the world's leading guides to the legal profession since 1990. The guide identifies and ranks the world's best lawyers, i.e. those who perform best according to the criteria most valued by clients - such as technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery, value for money.

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GRATA Azerbaijan is announced as a winner of the 2013 Client Choice awards

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The International Law Office (ILO) and Lexology has announced the winners of the 2013 Client Choice awards. Winning firms have been chosen in 51 jurisdictions worldwide.

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World Bank thanks GRATA Law Firm for its contribution to the Doing Business Report 2013

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The World Bank Doing Business Team thanked GRATA attorneys (led by GRATA US representatives) for GRATA’s valuable contribution to the report 'Doing Business 2013 - Smarter Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises'.

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GRATA’s Report on Tax and Corporate Matters in Kazakhstan was published on INTAX INFO website

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

INTAX INFO is a free and easily navigable information resource dedicated to international taxation, corporate structuring, estate planning, inheritance and immigration.

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Partners of GRATA Law Firm contributed to the Globe Law and Business Catalogue 2013

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Partners Mr. Yerzhan Yessimkhanov (Kazakhstan) and Mr. Samir Hadjiyev (Azerbaijan) have contributed to the recently issued Globe Law and Business Catalogue 2013.

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Bakhyt Tukulov has been appointed as a Co-Director of the Dispute Resolution Department

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm is pleased to announce that since 22 February 2013, Bakhyt Tukulov has been appointed as a Co-Director of the Dispute Resolution Department.

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Baizhan Bekzhanov has been appointed as a Partner of GRATA Law Firm

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm is pleased to announce the appointment of Baizhan Bekzhanov as a Partners of GRATA Law Firm.

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Nodir Yuldashev has been appointed as a member of AmCham Trade and Investment Committee

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Mr. Nodir Yuldashev, Senior Lawyer of GRATA Law Firm (Tashkent Office), has been appointed as a member of Trade and Investment Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Uzbekistan.

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Luiza Dyussengaliyeva and Aliya Madiyarova participated in the AmCham Foreign Investment WG

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Astana Foreign Investment Working Group of the American Chamber of Commerce in Kazakhstan (AmCham) held its meeting on 27 March 2013.

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Arlan Yerzhanov participated at the panel of CERBA Russia & Eurasia Mining Conference

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

PDAC International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange, the world’s leading Convention for people, companies and organizations in, or connected with, mineral exploration, was held on 3-6 March 2013 in Toronto (Canada).

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Nurlan Kyshtobaev took part in the Kyrgyz-Austrian Business Forum

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 15 March 2013, the Kyrgyz Austrian Business Forum was held in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan). The forum was organized within the framework of the official visit of the President of Austria to Kyrgyzstan.

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Nurlan Kyshtobayev took part in the Kyrgyz-Kazakh Business Forum

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 27 March 2013, the Kyrgyz-Kazakh Business Forum under the trade mission aimed at the expansion of the trade and economic relationships between two countries was held in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan).

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Arlan Yerzhanov has taken part in Ex-Im Bank Annual Conference

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The 38th Export-Import Bank of the United States Annual Conference was held on 4-5 April 2013 in Washington, D.C.

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Nodir Yuldashev contributed to the Norton Rose bulletin 2013

April 2013. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Mr. Nodir Yuldashev, Senior Lawyer of GRATA Law Firm (Tashkent Office), has contributed to the recently issued Asset Finance Alerts bulletin of Norton Rose LLP.

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New Director of GRATA Aktobe Branch

December 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Baizhan Bekzhanov has been appointed as a Director of Aktobe Branch of GRATA Law Firm.

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GRATA New Managing Partner

December 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

A new Managing Partner for the development and management of regional offices in Kazakhstan has been appointed in GRATA Law Firm

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GRATA Law Firm is recognized as a regional contributor to World Bank Doing Business Report 2013

December 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Doing Business 2013 is the 10th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. Doing Business presents quantitative indicators on business regulations and the protection of property rights that can be compared across 185 economies—from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe—and over time.

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GRATA Law Firm is ranked in IFLR1000

November 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) is the guide to the world's leading financial law firms. 

IFLR's financial law firm rankings are based on the recommendations of in-house counsel at the world's most prominent financial institutions and companies, as well as the leading lawyers, attorneys and solicitors in each legal market covered by IFLR.

GRATA Law Firm breaks into the rankings this year.

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New employee of GRATA Law Firm

November 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Nurlan Kyshtobayev will take a position of the Counsel and Co-Head of GRATA Offices in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) and Dushanbe (Tajikistan).

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Judgments Execution Department

November 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Since 1 October 2012, The Judgments Execution Department is successfully operating in the structure of GRATA Law Firm. 

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GRATA Law Firm advised ONGC Videsh

October 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm advised ONGC Videsh on acquisition of Hess' stakes in a Caspian oil field and associated Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline for $1 billion.

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GRATA Uzbekistan contributed to the Getting the Deal Through – Gas Regulation 2012,

October 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

This Gas Regulation edition provides international analysis in key areas of law and policy for corporate counsel, cross-border legal practitioners and business people.

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GRATA Uzbekistan contributed to the Getting the Deal Through – Mergers & Acquisitions 2012,...

September 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Uzbekistan part

It’s the thirteenth edition of Mergers & Acquisitions, which provide international analysis in key areas of law and policy for corporate counsel, cross-border legal practitioners and business people. 

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GRATA moved to the new office in Atyrau

September 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Dear Clients and Partners,

Please be aware that the Branch Office of GRATA Law Firm in Atyrau moved to the new office at the following address: B1 office, 2 floor, 55, River Palace Hotel, Aiteke bi Street, Atyrau, 060011. 

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GRATA participated in the training seminar on the regulation of the activity of...

September 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

natural monopolies and entities in regulated markets in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The training seminar on the regulation of the activity of natural monopolies and entities in regulated markets in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, organized by JSC "Center for Development and Protection of Competition Policy", took place in the Borovoye leisure resort from 9 to 11 August 2012. 

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GRATA has been awarded the certificate of honour for a special contribution to the development of..

September 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

franchising in Kazakhstan

On June 8, 2012 the 10th Anniversary of «Franchise and Licensing Day in Kazakhstan» took place. The Franchise Union and the growth fund of enterprises JSC «Damu» were event organizers. Companies providing services in franchise sphere, and representatives of NGOs and the mass media all took part.

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Unlocking Disputes event was held on the 27th of June 2012 in Almaty

August 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The event was dedicated to the visit of Right Honorable the Lord Mayor of The City of London to Kazakhstan from 26 June - 30 June 2012.

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A seminar "On Raising Finance and Resolving Disputes in a Challenging Economic Climate...

August 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

- Legal Implications from UK and Kazakh Perspectives" was held on the 29th of June 2012 in Astana

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11th Annual International Mergers and Acquisitions IBA Conference was held on 12-13 June 2012 in...

August 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

New York, USA

This year the conference hit the record number of participants from all over the world. The topics of the conference included:

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GRATA Kyrgyzstan became a member of the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan

August 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On the 28th of June 2012, by the decision of the Presidium of the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan GRATA Law Firm (Bishkek Office, Kyrgyzstan) was admitted as an actual member of the Chamber.

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Rashid Gaissin is appointed as Vice Chairman of BrKLA

August 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Rashid Gaissin, Managing Partner of GRATA Law Firm, the largest Central Asian legal practice, is appointed as Vice Chairman of The British-Kazakh Law Association.

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Legal Clinic for disadvantaged people under the auspices of KIMEP opened in Almaty

August 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 18th of May 2012 Legal Clinic for disadvantaged people opened at the Kazakh Institute of Management, Economics and Strategic Research (KIMEP) in Almaty.

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On 29-30 May 2012 the II Central Asian M&A Forum was held

July 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

The purpose of the forum was association of active players in M&A market in the Central Asia countries for an exchange of professional experience and further cooperation.

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GRATA Law Firm opens office in Moscow

May 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Dear clients and partners! We would like to inform you that GRATA Law Firm will open a new office in Moscow on 1st June 2012.

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Internal legal seminar for JSC SB Sberbank, 30 April 2012

May 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 30 April 2012 representatives of GRATA Law Firm (Finance and Securities Department) took part in internal legal seminar held by JSC DB Sberbank.

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On April 17, 2012 GRATA Law Firm representative has take part in the Sixth Annual Colloquium:...

May 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

“The Energy Silk Road: TAPI, BTC, Turkmen – China Pipelines”

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Road Show on Promoting Investment Climate in Kazakhstan in 4 USA cities: Chicago, New York City,...

May 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

San Francisco, Washington D.C. and Canada (Vancouver), 10-12 April 2012

On April 10-13 the National Export and Investment Agency "KAZNEX INVEST" and the Ministry of Industry and New Technologies conducted road show presentations to the investment climate of Kazakhstan in U.S. cities (Washington, New York, Chicago, San Francisco) and Canada (Vancouver). The event was held with the support of Kazakhstan's embassies in those countries.

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2nd Kazakh-British Suppliers Forum was held on 27th of March 2012 in Astana

May 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 27th of March 2012, the Second Kazakh-British Forum on partnership development among suppliers in the oil and gas industry service sector was held in Astana. About 80 Kazakhstan and British companies attended the event.

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"Oil & Gas: Kazakhstani Content – 2012" Forum was held on 20th of March 2012 in Astana

May 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

On 20th of March 2012, GRATA Law Firm representatives participated in the "Oil and Gas: Kazakhstani content - 2012" Forum initiated by the Branch of "Contracting Agency" JSC "Information and Analytical Center of Oil and Gas". The forum was attended by oil & gas companies and Kazakhstan suppliers of goods, works and services.

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IV Annual Forum of Kazakhstani Subsoil Users is postponed until autumn 2012

April 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm informs you that the IV Annual Forum of Kazakhstani Subsoil Users on a subject "Crisis: Lessons of the Past, Keys to the Future" has been postponed until autumn 2012.

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On May 4, 2012 GRATA Law Firm is holding IV Annual Forum of Kazakhstani Subsoil Users

April 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

GRATA Law Firm is inviting you to participate in the IV Annual Forum of Kazakhstani Subsoil Users 'Crisis: Lessons of the Past, Keys to the Future', which will be held on 4 May 2012 in Almaty.

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GRATA Law Firm is advising on the Balkhash project, the biggest infrastructure project in Kazakhstan

March 2012. Press Releases by GRATA Law Firm (view listing).

Increased Korean investment activity in Kazakhstan highlights an important shift in global economy and business in general.

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Legal Developments by:
GRATA International

  • Review of the new law on subsoil and subsoil use

    The draft law combines the principles of the Law of the RK in effect on ”Subsoil and Subsoil use” of January 27, 1996 (further the Law on Subsoil) and the Law of the RK on “Oil” of June 28, 1995 (further the Law on Oil), and involves the provisions and requirements of certain governmental resolutions and other delegated legislation.
    - GRATA Law Firm

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