China joins the Apostille Convention

China joins the Apostille Convention

China joins the Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents, that will simplify doing business with China significantly.

For China, the Apostille Convention will enter into force on November 7, 2023.


Associations of owners of non-residential premises: topical issues

Publications from Borovtsov & Salei on the topic "Associations of owners of non-residential premises: topical issues"

Senior Associate Anna Skorodulina presents the problems of legal regulation of the activities of associations of owners of non-residential capital structures (buildings) and participation in them.

To pharmaceutical manufacturers' attention: the Ministry of Health is changing the rules

IMPORTANT for representatives of pharmaceutical manufacturers

Significant changes have been made to the Instruction on procedure and conditions for informing medical and pharmaceutical workers about pharmaceuticals, included in the State Register of Medicines of the Republic of Belarus, by representatives of pharmaceutical manufacturers.

Changes to the Instructions come into force from January 18, 2023.

More details in our article.

Borovtsov & Salei has many years of experience in supporting the activities of companies in the pharmaceutical industry and is ready to provide you with the necessary assistance and advice.

Emergency laws passed

The beginning of the year was marked by the adoption of three emergency laws as a "response to existing threats to the national interests of the Republic of Belarus in the regime of special restrictive measures":

Law “On seizure of property”;

Law “On issues concerning transfer under temporary external control”;

Law “On the limitation of exclusive rights to intellectual property objects”.

Effective January 17, 2023.

Practice from Borovtsov & Salei on foreign trade contracts

On December 22, 2022, partner Znak Nadezhda took part in online seminar on the topic “Currency agreement and non-monetary termination of obligations under foreign trade agreement”.

The speech paid attention to practical difficulties in concluding and executing foreign trade contracts, explained the differences and cases of assignment of a claim, transfer of debt, execution by a third party and execution in favor of a third party.