4 February 2014

An Experts’ Week was held in 18-24 January 2014 in Moscow, in the framework of the educational session on “Appraisal reports survey” in the scope of master’s educational curriculum arranged by the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics (a federal state budgetary educational institution of higher professional education) together with the “Expert Council”, a non-commercial partnership (a self-regulated society of appraisers).

2 September 2013

On August 27, 2013 a seminar was held in the Leningrad Chamber of Industry and Commerce on “Unscheduled office inspections. A guide for employees: how to avoid errors” at which Mikhail Fedotov, chairman of the Region Board of Lawyers was a speaker, along with lawyers from the consulting company Institute for Enterprise Issues Alexander Lardugin and Vladimir Avilkin. In his speech, Mr. Fedotov listed the grounds for a visit by law enforcement officers to a company and spoke about how company employees should behave in such a situation, and he also gave recommendations on how to minimize the negative effects of a visit by law-enforcement officers.

4 April 2013

The annual accounting Conference of the Non-Government Non-Profit Organization «The Leningrad Region Chamber of Lawyers» took place in the Garrison Club of the Chief Directorate of the MES of Russia for Saint Petersburg on March 30, 2013. Mikhail Fedotov, the Chairman of the Non-Profit Organization «The «Region» Board of Lawyers» participated in this event as a delegate.

Participants of the Conference summarized the Chamber’s work results in 2012 and discussed a number of management issues. It is worthy to note that the size of the Board’s membership has reached the nice figure of one thousand so far.