Legal support of the fintech businesses is constantly in the focus of Aleinikov & Partners. We are known for being involved in laying the legal foundation for the industry development in Belarus, and the leading international ratings recognize our lawyers’ fintech expertise as one of the country’s strongest.
Knowing both the technological nuances and the nature of financial instruments market allowed Aleinikov & Partners to successfully support the organization of the Belarus’ first platform aimed solely at creating debt instruments and its turnover based on DLT.
Often advising on “first of its kind” projects Aleinikov & Partners does everything possible so that clients can effectively take advantage of the new opportunities, that blockchain technology offers to business.
What we can help with:
Advising the company from the Bank BelVEB Banking Holding on the launch of the online investment platform FINSTORE.BY.
Advising Open Line leasing company on the debt instruments issuance based on blockchain (blockchain bonds). Assisting with legally binding documents preparation: White Paper declaration, local regulatory legal acts in the field of risk management, conflict of interests, information security (cybersecurity) of the company activities.
Merkeleon e. U.
Assisting a Belarusian subsidiary of the Austrian company Merkeleon e. U. in applying for a status of HTP resident with a project in the field of software development using blockchain technology, assistance in preparing a business project and other documents, necessary for entering the HTP.
Advising Virtuality Park, operator of one of the Europe’s largest amusement parks Teleport AR, on blockchain bonds issuance. Conducting a legal examination of the client’s blockchain bonds financial model, advising on the regulatory requirements for organizations, issuing debt instruments based on blockchain. Preparing the White Paper declaration, local regulatory legal acts on risk and conflict of interest management, as well as on the procedure for exercising internal control over the compliance of the client’s activities with the legislation. Work on this project was complicated by the fact that it was one of the first projects on the blockchain bonds issuance in Belarus. The client was preparing for the debt instruments issuance, when there was no uniform practice in interpreting and applying regulatory requirements for this type of activity.
My Power Farm
Advising My Power Farm on the implementation of a project, related to the creation and placement of digital signs (tokens) and green energy. Developing a comprehensive business modelö conducting a legal audit of the complex company's digital signs (tokens) financial model. As part of the support, we also advised the client on the regulatory requirements for the activities, carried out by the company, and also assisted the client in developing a business project for his registration as HTP resident.
Advising a Belarusian subsidiary of Recovia, a Swedish producer and seller of renewable power based on landfill gas, on blockchain bonds issuance.
Senior Financial Sector Specialist, Financial and Private Sector Development of East Asia & Pacific Region of the World Bank
Lawyers of "Aleinikov&Partners" provided excellent and prompt assistance and advice throughout the assignment, by merging good international
practices of capital markets development with the Belarussian legal traditions. I can highly recommend “Aleinikov&Partners” to anyone looking for
solid and professional legal advice in Belarus.
Co-Founder of Vizor Games
Vizor team would like to express its gratitude to the law firm Aleinikov&Partners for legal support of Vizor Interactive projects. It is quite difficult to find lawyers with an excellent understanding of technologies. Lawyers of "Aleinikov and Partners" are those with whom you can speak the same language. Taking into account the timesaving you can achieve with that, such quality cannot be overemphasized. The law firm "Aleinikov and Partners" can be recommended to IT businesses, which need a modern, flexible and professional team.
Board Member of RVC
Aleinikov&Partners Law Firm supported InfraFund RVC on its investment in Belarusian startup Rocketdata.io. The firm’s team proved to be knowledgeable experts in corporate law issues. We are truly thankful to them for always being deep involved in the process and working in a very professional manner - that is what helped us achieve strong result. We also should notice that hard work which Aleinikov&Partners did on implementation in the Belarusian legislation of venture capital financing tools to make deals of this kind possible to be structured under local laws.
Aleinikov & Partners has been advised Visor Games, a leading Belarusian developer of multiplayer games for browser, social networks, and mobile platforms, in its investment deal with Playrix. The deal represents the first-ever investment of a top mobile game developer into a Belarus-born gamedev player, an HTP resident, with the intention to jointly develop the company on the basis of “a strategic partnership”
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
Chamber for Commercial Disputes of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Belarus upheld judgment of the Court of first instance in a case concerning HARIBO Sweets LLC (Russian Federation).