Arbitration as the Method of Settlement of Investment Disputes against the Kyrgyz Republic
AKIpress Analytics section, March 19, 2013

The Kyrgyz Republic has already participated in several arbitration proceedings. Therefore, it might be reasonable to analyze peculiarities of legal regulation of arbitration in the KR, the causes and consequences of arbitration disputes and make relevant conclusions…

What risks foreign investors should take into account while investing into the Kyrgyz mining sector,
The Times of Central Asia, March 1, 2012.

Overview of Anti-Corruption Laws in Kyrgyz Republic,
Comparative Summary of Anti-Corruption Laws in the CIS Economic Region, 2011,
The CIS Leading Council Network.

What a foreigner should know about tax regime in the Kyrgyz Republic?
The Times of Central Asia, publication expected.

Kyrgyzstan is not an offshore zone and does not provide tax exemptions, but the rates of many of them are not very high.

13 November 2012

Kalikova & Associates is one of the leading law firms in the Kyrgyz Republic specializing in business law. As part of its initiative to support the development of the new generation of legal professionals Kalikova & Associates announces its annual Scholarship Program among students of law schools. The Firm offers 3 K&A Scholarships of 10,000 soms each and an opportunity to undergo up to 3 months of internship at Kalikova & Associates.

03 November 2012

On November 1 – 3, 2012, Dmitry Chuprina, our long-term partner and organization development expert delivered a dream team-building training session for our team. The primary purpose of the training was to strengthen team spirit and to facilitate personal growth of each employee.

Many thanks to Dmitry and his colleagues for valuable ideas and cheerful atmosphere during this whole event!

26 October 2012

On October 24-25, 2012 K&A law firm contributed to the IBA Conference on Merges & Acquisitions in Russia and CIS, which was held in Moscow.
Maksim Smirnov, Partner, has participated as a speaker in a session on peculiarities of tax due diligence in M&A transactions in Russia and CIS and shared local experience in tax audit.

18 October 2012

On October 17, 2012, lawyers Magomed Saaduev and Ruslan Sulaimanov took part in the conference on Corporate Governance in Russia: Search of Efficient Models and Best Russian Practice which was organized by the Russian Business Forum. The conference was attended by the representatives of the leading law firms and major Russian companies engaged in corporate governance. The experience gained from participation in this event will be used by the firm to deal with the corporate issues and to develop seminars for Kyrgyz companies on improvement of corporate governance.

29 September 2012

On September 28, 2012, Maksim Smirnov and Aleksey Vandaev took part in the conference on protection of intellectual property in Russia organized by the Russian Business Forum. The conference was devoted to the latest trends in protecting intellectual property rights, licensing policy, patent analytics, enforcement challenges, overview of litigation and arbitration practice, right holder’s experience (Kaspersky Laboratory, GALA RECORDS, BYERSDORF, ORCLA BRANDS RUSSIA and other companies).

21 September 2012

К&А team is happy to congratulate its members Aicholpon Jorupbekova, Asel Momoshova and Ruslan Sulaimanov on their weddings.

Dear colleagues, please accept the most sincere and warmest wishes!

14 September 2012

Кalikova & Аssociates senior lawyer, Magomed Saaduev, took part in the Third International Forum: Energy for Sustainable Development conducted from 12 to 14 September at the Issyk-Kul Lake. This forum was organized by the Kyrgyz Government and a number of international organizations.

The Forum focused on the following topics:
- Sustainable energy in Central Asia and neighboring regions;
- The role of the private sector in promoting cleaner energy options in Central Asia and neighboring regions;
- Investments in energy efficiency and cleaner energy: ways to finance energy efficiency and cleaner energy projects.

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03 September 2012

On September 3, senior partner Ulan Tilenbaev took part in the Kyrgyz German Investment Forum hosted by the Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic. The forum participants discussed options for business cooperation between the Kyrgyz and German businessmen, as well as further trade, economic and investment cooperation between the two countries.

31 August 2012

From 19 to 29 August 2012, senior partner Gulnara Kalikova visited the USA as a member of the female entrepreneurs’ delegation to take part in the International Leadership Program for Female Entrepreneurs organized by the US Department of State. The purpose of the program was to communicate the US experience in supporting and promoting small and medium enterprise and women’s entrepreneurship.

17 July 2012

On July17, K&A celebrated its 10th anniversary as a 2 day retreat for all its employees. Since its inception in 2002, the company has accomplished many interesting projects and acquired new friends and business partners. During these years, we have formed a team of true professionals, gained an invaluable experience and continue to keep the position of one of the leading law firms in Kyrgyzstan.



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