International Trade and Customs Law

Professional support in matters of foreign economic activity

The implementation of almost all major projects is somehow related to issues of foreign economic activity, import / export of equipment, materials, services.

Our experts will provide support in the following areas:

— development of customs strategies for companies doing business within the borders of the Customs Union of Russia and Belarus, including branches and representative offices of companies incorporated in countries outside the Customs Union;

— verification of compliance of trade operations with international regulations, including export controls and trade sanctions;

— representing clients in anti-dumping and defensive investigations abroad, exempting client products from anti-dumping duties, challenging the results of trade investigations in administrative and judicial procedures;

— development of global customs strategies, including product classification, determination of customs value, prevention of violations of customs rules and procedures, consideration of issues regarding the country of origin;

— analysis and provision of advice on issues of WTO agreements, multilateral and bilateral agreements, including analysis of antitrust strategies, as well as recommendations on issues of accession to the WTO;

— development of schemes of exclusive distribution agreements in the context of issues of “parallel import”, antitrust requirements, etc .;

— customs control issues related to intellectual property