Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom is representing the Russian PIK Group residential real estate developer in its RUB 23.4 billion (approximately USD 673 million) loan agreement with VTB Capital, announced June 17. No other details were provided.
Skadden has represented JSC Gazprom in its June 17 listing on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) through the introduction of up to 4 billion global depositary shares, representing up to 8 billion ordinary shares of JSC Gazprom.
Slaughter and May is advising North Atlantic Drilling (NADL) and Seadrill Limited on a long term Investment and Co-operation Agreement with Rosneft to pursue growth opportunities offshore and onshore in the Russian drilling market at least through 2022.
The Integrites law firm has announced that it acted as Russian legal counsel to the London and Utrecht branches of Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A. (trading as Rabobank International) in connection with revolving facilities valued at up to EUR 120 million.
Nektorov, Saveliev & Partners has advised Ozon on antitrust issues related to its acquisition of controlling shares in the LitRes and Best-book online bookstores. The transaction price was not disclosed.
The YUST law firm has represented the Russian Public Library (RPL) and the Russian Ministry of Culture in their claim against the United States for return of 7 books from the rare Schneerson Collection to Russia.
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