Written by Alexander A. Kostin, Senior Research Fellow at the Private Law Research Centre (Moscow, Russia) and counsel atAvangard law firm
and Valeria Rzyanina, junior associate, Avangard Law Firm
(This is a synopsis of an article published in the Herald of Civil Procedure Law Journal N 1/2021 in Russian)
Issues concerning cross-border insolvency rarely arise in Russian case law. For this reason, the Decree of the Arbitrazh Court of the Moscow District dated 22.11.2018 docket number N A40-39791 / 2018 is of particular interest to both practitioners and academics.
- The factual background of case No. ?40-39791 / 2018
A bankruptcy procedure had been introduced at a German court against the Russian individual having the status of an individual entrepreneur under German law. After the opening of this procedure in Germany, the Russian debtor donated an apartment in Moscow to her daughter. Read more...