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Russian special forces stand guard in front of the Yukos headquarters in Moscow.
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Judge in YUKOS case may be replaced by FSB special operation participant. Judge in ... Court of Moscow Viktor Danilkin, known as one of the old residents of the capital's judiciary, who delivered verdicts to Khodorkovsky and Lebedev in the second YUKOS case in 2009-2010, will soon leave his post.
The screening will be followed by a discussion on the film and current Russian issues featuring Vladimir Kara-Murza, the writer and director of the film, and part-time Sedona resident Bruce Misamore, former Chief Financial Officer of Russia's largest oil company, YUKOS Oil Company. Mr. Khodorkovsky and ...

During the proceedings, the killer testified against Mikhail Khodorkovsky, ex-head of the security department of YUKOS Alexey Pichugin, who was later sentenced to life imprisonment, and the company's former shareholder Leonid Nevzlin, who is hiding from the investigation. Later, Tsygelnik repudiated his ...
This led to his business working for Bank Menatep, which looked after much of the new tycoons' wealth, and Siberian oil company Yukos. As the oligarchs began investing their roubles in the London property market, so Curtis and Co's reputation began to grow at its Mayfair offices. Clients included oil and ...
He adds that the movement is currently looking for new premises: "There are no temporary options, maybe we'll have to work remotely." Last October, searches were conducted in Open Russia office as part of an investigation into the theft of oil against former main shareholders and YUKOS executives.
Mr Curtis, who owned a castle on Portland, was chief executive of Menatep, a company owned by Russian oil giant Yukos, and was said to have been caught in a power struggle between Vladimir Putin and Yukos owner Mikhal Khodorkovsky. Pilot John Hackney, who was a friend of Max Radford for ...

Mr Curtis, who owned a castle on Portland, was chief executive of Menatep, a company owned by Russian oil giant Yukos. His position at Menatep placed him right at the centre of a power struggle between Vladimir Putin and the boss of Yukos, Mikhail Khodorkovsky. The inquest heard from relatives of Mr ...
The recast Brussels Regulation 1215/2012 provides for special jurisdictional rules in the case of direct insurance contracts but Article 15(1) provides that those rules may be departed from where (inter alia) there is an agreement which is entered into "after the dispute has arisen". This case involved an ...
As previously reported, Ivlev, according to the investigators, was part of an organized group led by the former head of YUKOS, Mikhail Khodorkovsky. In total, the group appropriated more than 195 million tons of oil of the mining enterprises of OJSC Yuganskneftegaz, OJSC Samaraneftegaz and OJSC ...
The investigation into the case of the former leaders of YUKOS, which the Russian Investigative Committee has been conducting since 2003, has been extended for another six months. This is reported by Interfax with reference to a source familiar with the situation. “The preliminary investigation was ...
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang has won the right for its client Yukos to pursue a claims case against a former whistleblowing employee in the UK. Premium content. This article is only available to Premium subscribers of The Lawyer. A Premium subscription provides you with: Exclusive news ...
Our approach to the Iranian freedom protesters can be informed by what has come to be known as the “Yukos Affair” in Russia. That case led to the arrest and imprisonment of employees of the former Yukos Oil Company as part of Russian President Vladimir Putin's desire to silence Yukos's politically active ...
On 23 November 2017, another hearing was held before the Paris Court of Appeals in the famous Yukos case. The counsels for the Russian Federation and the former Yukos majority shareholders discussed the question of the apportionment of legal costs incurred in the scope of the appeal proceedings ...
MOSCOW -- The Russian Supreme Court has upheld the life sentence handed down a decade ago to Aleksei Pichugin, a former security chief of the now-defunct oil company Yukos. The Supreme Court reviewed Pichugin's case after the European Court of Human Rights ruled in June that Russian ...
The former majority shareholders in Yukos who won a US$50 billion award against Russia three years ago have abandoned their attempt to enforce it in France, saying it “no longer makes economic sense”. Please log in. Username. Password. Stay logged in Lost Password? Export Load. Sign up to GAR ...
WASHINGTON -- Shareholders of defunct Russian oil giant Yukos, which was dismantled and absorbed by a state-owned rival in contentious legal actions, are taking a new tack in their multibillion-dollar fight with the Russian government. The former owners have alleged that lawyers at a powerful U.S. law ...
A Canadian court has refused to strike out evidence submitted by Russia in support of a challenge to an award on jurisdiction in a US$700 million Energy Charter Treaty claim by an alleged investor in the defunct Yukos oil company.

Law360 (April 17, 2018, 5:40 PM EDT) -- A Canadian judge has refused to restrict the evidence he'll review when considering whether arbitrators can decide if Russia must compensate a former Yukos Oil Co. shareholder for causing the company's demise, saying that he'll hear reports asserting the proceeding is illegal ...
Bloomberg said Moscow may offer China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) as much as 20% of Yuganskneftegaz, Yukos Oil's main energy asset which pumps 11% of Russia's entire oil supply. But Russian plans for the Yukos prize remain fuzzy. Gazprom, Russia's natural gas giant, was to take it over when ...
According to RBC sources, there were 25 people, including former co-owner of Trust Bank Ilya Yurov, founder of the Marta holding Georgy Trefilov, former first vice president of Rosneft Anatoli Loktionov, ex-manager of YUKOS-EP Ramil Burganov, one of the founders of Mr. Doors Maxim Valetsky, ex-top ...
Putin and company seized the shares of Khodorkovsky's company, Yukos, and sent him to prison. In Browder's later telling, Khodorkovsky's arrest was a turning point. Browder said that after Khodorkovsky was sent to prison in Siberia, the Russian oligarchs went to Putin and asked what needed to be done ...
The fact that a lot of lobbyists of large private corporations have left the political scene sustains this observation as well as YUKOS affair and struggle around Gazprom and Rosneft merging. The Russian oil industry is facing a new and second phase of its development. Putin's team is becoming more and ...
Law360, New York (January 1, 2018, 3:04 PM EST) -- International arbitration attorneys will be keeping a close eye on the proceedings involving former Yukos shareholders as they continue their fight to revive their historic awards totaling $50 billion against Russia, a case that invokes a policy dispute over investment ...
Sechin is perhaps best known for taking over the oil assets of exiled Russian oligarch and ex-billionaire oilman Mikhail Khodorkovsky's Yukos Oil. He is a force to be reckoned with in Russia. Rosneft recently forced Sberbank to ax an equity report critical of their CEO. The English-language report remained ...
In 2003-2005, Sechin initiated and orchestrated an attack on the then largest Russian oil company Yukos. The result was that its main shareholders, Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Platon Lebedev, spent more than 10 years in prison. The company itself was artificially bankrupted, while its assets were sold at a ...
The former head of Russia's Yukos oil company, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, also paid tribute, saying Roginsky as a former prisoner supported him when he spent a decade in jail. Roginsky "brought more fairness to life," Khodorkovsky wrote on Twitter. "He was inspiring. He had been in jail himself and he ...
Approximately 35 people from various communities and organizations throughout Cuyahoga and Lake counties gathered at the South Euclid-Lyndhurst Public Library for Call-to-Action town hall meeting hosted by state Sen. Kenny Yuko, D-Richmond Heights. This was the third in a series of Town Hall ...
Mikhail Khodorkovsky, founder of Open Russia movement and ex-head of Yukos, commented on blocking of online resources of the organization in Russia by Roskomnadzor on his Facebook page. Earlier on Tuesday, December 12, it transpired that the government agency blocked the sites of Open ...
This was one of the grounds relied upon by the Russian Federation in its challenge of the three arbitral awards handed down by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague (PCA) on 18 July 2014 in the arbitration proceedings brought by the former shareholders of OAO Yukos Oil Company (Yukos).
WASHINGTON (CN) – The U.S. law firm Baker Botts need not divulge communications about its longtime client, Rosneft, an oil giant run by the Russian government, a federal judge ruled. Underpinning the case in Washington is the 2007 collapse of another Russian oil company, Yukos. When Yukos had ...
Law360, Washington (December 11, 2017, 12:36 PM EST) -- A Washington, D.C., federal judge refused Saturday to reconsider Yukos Oil Co. shareholders' request to subpoena a Baker Botts partner as part of efforts to revive a $50 billion arbitration award against Russia, spurning the shareholders' efforts at “rehashing ...
On 23 November 2017, another hearing was held before the Paris Court of Appeals in the famous Yukos case. The counsels for the Russian Federation and the former Yukos majority shareholders discussed the question of the apportionment of legal costs incurred in the scope of the appeal proceedings ...
MOSCOW -- The Russian Supreme Court has upheld the life sentence handed down a decade ago to Aleksei Pichugin, a former security chief of the now-defunct oil company Yukos. The Supreme Court reviewed Pichugin's case after the European Court of Human Rights ruled in June that Russian ...
ZERALDA (Algeria), October 10. /TASS/. Russia's Justice Ministry confirms that former shareholders of the now defunct Yukos oil giant have given up their claims on Russia's assets in France, Justice Minister Alexander Konovalov said on Tuesday. "The Yukos shareholders have withdrawn all the claims on ...
Courts have dismissed appeals by Sistema and there is a real chance that Yevtushenkov, who has previously been placed under house arrest, could face the same fate as former Yukos boss Mikhail Khodorkovsky. When Khodorkovsky was jailed for defying the Kremlin, Yukos was broken up and its assets ...
WASHINGTON -- Shareholders of defunct Russian oil giant Yukos, which was dismantled and absorbed by a state-owned rival in contentious legal actions, are taking a new tack in their multibillion-dollar fight with the Russian government. The former owners have alleged that lawyers at a powerful U.S. law ...
By then, the Kremlin had turned its attention to a bigger prize, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the owner of Russia's largest oil company, Yukos Oil, and the richest man in Russia. Khodorkovsky was arrested for tax evasion and fraud, and later sentenced to ten years in a Siberian prison. The largest subsidiary of ...
The country's longest serving political prisoner is Alexei Pichugin, a mid-ranking official in the former Yukos oil empire. Arrested in 2003, he has been jailed, on flimsy evidence, for multiple murders. His real crime is that he has steadfastly refused to give false evidence against his boss, former oligarch ...
Petitioners, former Yukos Oil Co. shareholders, sought the court's permission to subpoena Baker Botts LLP, and Ryan E. Bull, a partner in the ...
Yukos was dismantled after the 2003 arrest of its CEO, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who was later convicted of financial crimes at two trials that he ...
Mikhail Khodorkovsky is the former CEO of Russian oil company Yukos, a company that was seriously in debt when he took over 1997.
Law360, New York (November 3, 2017, 5:01 PM EDT) -- The former majority shareholders of Yukos Oil Co. said Thursday they have given up efforts in Belgium ...
MOSCOW, November 2. /TASS/. The former shareholders of the now defunct oil giant Yukos have withdrawn their lawsuit on the seizure of ...
Da Costa connected with two yukos and one waza-ari, but Elmasry demonstrated an impressive efficiency to score four yukos, one waza-ari ...
Anyone who remembers the dismemberment of Yukos and the capture of its assets more than a decade ago will be feeling the same. Rosneft ...
Two Russian policemen pass by the Yukos oil giant's logo during the controversial auctioning of some of the company's key assets at its ...
Russian President Vladimir Putin at a news conference in 2015 after a court ordered the Russian Federation to pay former Yukos shareholders ...
MOSCOW, October 2 (RAPSI) – Former shareholders of Yukos and Russian authorities were not able to reach agreement during preparation of ...
On May 9 2017 the Amsterdam Court of Appeals(1) ruled that the Russian liquidation order of August 1 2006 regarding OAO Yukos Oil ...
... founder of the Yukos Oil Co. and, at the time, one of Russia's wealthiest businessmen, with a net worth valued by Forbes at some $15 billion.


 

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