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Azamat Kuatbekov

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Baker McKenzie - CIS, Limited acts on local and international arbitration in the pharmaceuticals, mining, telecoms and construction sectors. Azamat Kuatbekov represented KazTransGaz in proceedings amounting to $180m over foreign oil and gas investments and treaty provisions. He was supported by Alexander Korobeinikov, who was recently promoted to counsel and has a strong track record in energy sector litigation. He provided local expertise to United Cement Group in a dispute relating to the expropriation of shares in two cement plants in Uzbekistan, with a total value of $500m.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

Baker McKenzie - CIS, Limited serves both international and local companies and advises on subsoil licensing, cross-border transactions and M&A. Azamat Kuatbekov covers financing, assets sales and acquisitions, and disputes, and recently assisted AES Corporation with concession arrangements and asset transfers relating to hydropower plants in Kazakhstan. Energy and natural resources specialist and counsel Alexander Korobeinikov supported on this matter.

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Legal Developments by:
Baker McKenzie

  • The New Turkish Code of Obligations: Important Changes for Leases of Residential & Business Premises

    For decades, the primary Turkish laws governing leases of residential and business premises have been the Law on Leasing Real Property dated May 27, 1955 (the ‚ÄúLease Law‚ÄĚ) and the Turkish Code of Obligations No. 818 dated April 22, 1926 (the ‚ÄúObligations Code‚ÄĚ). Both of these laws, however, will be repealed and replaced with the new Turkish Code of Obligations No. 6098 dated January 11, 2011 (the ‚ÄúNew Obligations Code‚ÄĚ), which will enter into force on July 7, 2012.
    - Esin Attorney Partnership

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