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Hi-Tech Park Belarus and "Aleinikov & Partners" law firm signed the long term Cooperation Agreement.

HTP provides a uniquel business environment for IT business with incentives unprecedented for European countries. Due to the legislative initiative of the Belarusian government, IT companies are exempt from all corporate taxes, including VAT, profit, real estate and land taxes. Individual income tax has a fixed rate of 9% for the employees of HTP companies. That resulted in a fast boost of IT industry in the country.

Events


Advocate Denis Aleinikov defends Blitz Team in dispute with Wargaming

Denis Aleinikov took the lead on legal defence of Blitz Team in a dispute with Wargaming, publisher and developer of the world-famous game World of Tanks. Five lawsuits have been brought to the Supreme Court of the Republic of Belarus against Blitz Team employees (former employees of Wargaming’s Minsk office) being sued for US$1.69 million altogether for violating Wargaming's exclusive rights while working on the Open Source project

Aleinikov & Partners represented 2GIS in the acquisition of stake in RocketData

Aleinikov & Partners, together with the international law firm DLA Piper, represented map service 2GIS (which is a part of the Sber group) in the aquisition of a 47% stake in the statutory fund of Data Delivery LLC, a Belarusian developer of RocketData – a platform for managing online presence and working with business reputation

A&P Advises Development Bank of Belarus on Expanding its Mandate to Conduct Venture Capital Financing

Aleinikov & Partners has been advising the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus (DBRB) in drafting a regulatory legal act aimed at amendment of the Belarusian legislation to entitle the DBRB to conduct venture capital financing

Lawyers of A&P assisted TUT BY MEDIA LLC Within a Lawsuit Brought by the Ministry of Information

Anna Tsymbalist and Ksana Sidoruk, who hold positions of Senior Associates at Aleinikov & Partners, assisted TUT BY MEDIA LLC in building a case for invalidation of three written warnings issued by the Ministry of Information of the Republic of Belarus against TUT BY MEDIA LLC

StringersHub Raises $500K in Seed Round Led by Starta Ventures

Aleinikov & Partners advised StringersHub, a developer of a marketplace that connects professional content creators with the global media outlets, on its $500K seed round from a group of angel investors, members of Angels Band (Belarus), and both venture capital firms Insta Ventures (Cyprus) and Starta Ventures (USA)