As with each year, December was one of the busiest months and the Serbian Parliament was especially industrious. The aforementioned resulted in adoption of a very welcome set of amendments to the Serbia’s Company Act by the Serbian Parliament.
2019 has been an eventful year for anti-corruption compliance in Russia with an extension of enforcement actions against companies, the strengthening of anti-corruption laws and new domestic compliance requirements. The crucial developments for companies are summarised below:
Fellner Wratzfeld & Partner has advised Bundesimmobiliengesellschaft on the structuring and procurement of an "innovation partnership'' in Austria.
Lawyer Aleksandr Babikov has left Aver Lex to go into public service.
Partner Aivar Pilv and Attorney Marko Pilv from the Leadell Pilv firm successfully defended businessman Alexander Kofkin in the Harju County Court.
Romanian White Collar Crime specialist Gabriel Albu, former Founding and Managing Partner at Budusan, Albu & Asociatii, has taken a team to launch his own boutique law firm, Albu-Legal, which will specialize in White Collar Criminal Law, Internal Investigations and Anti-Fraud, and Protection of Human Rights.