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Gamedev

The global computer game industry continues showing a steady growth, and Belarusian gamedev companies are among the leaders of the "world ranking" - the total number of downloads of mobile games of Belarusian developers has already exceeded 1 bln per year.

Aleinikov & Partners' work covers a wide range of issues, from working under publishing agreements, profit sharing agreements, including with key members of the gamedev team, user agreements (EULAs), privacy policies, to interacting with Apple, Google, Steam, and other platforms on game distribution.

We also advise in the field of eSports, including on the transfer of eSports players and related taxation, contracts with players, coaches and managers, and agreements on participation in tournaments.

Go to "Technology" for the advanced list of services

Projects:

Advising Vizor Games, a Belarus' leading mobile game developer, on an investment transaction with Playrix, one of the world's largest gamedev companies. 

Advising Melesta Games, the Belarusian mobile game developer, on an investment deal transaction with Wargaming, a developer of the world-popular games World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Advising IGRO TEK, a Belarusian development office of Mail.ru Group (My.Games), on applying for a status of HTP resident with a project in the field of product development for the PC games and consoles market.

Advising Awem Games, an international developer and publisher of mobile games, on IP rights protection, publishing, structuring activities within a group of companies, and corporate taxation.

Advising Vizor Games on eSports activities, including the inclusion of eSports in the list of activities allowed for carrying out under the HTP regime, preparation of documents for registration of relations with coaches and eSports players, regulations for their participation in tournaments, bootcamps, and promotional events.

Alexander ChekanCEO of TUT.BY

Alexander Chekan
CEO of TUT.BY

The partners of A&P are always professional and responsive. I appreciate not only their superior quality of the services but also efforts they put into social initiatives including support of the startup ecosystem.

Mauno NurmDirector of Tikkurila

Mauno Nurm
Director of Tikkurila

The lawyers of the company demonstrated outstanding knowledge of all nuances of corporate law and experience of the incorporation of companies with foreign investments.

Sergey KostevichCEO of ASBISc

Sergey Kostevich
CEO at ASBISc

We have acquired a reliable partner and consultant in the face of the law firm “Aleinikov and Partners”. We recommend the company for cooperation to anyone who needs effective legal support for M&A deals. It should be noted with confidence that lawyers solve problems with high efficiency and in short time, and not afraid to take the challenges of non-standard clients' requests.

World Bank

Aleinikov&Partners Law Firm became the local consultant of the World Bank in the frame of the World Bank’s project on international technical assistance to Belarus aimed at harmonizing of the domestic legislation with respective EU Directives and international standards.

A&P advised Vizor Games in Investment Deal with World’s Top Mobile Game Developer Playrix

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”

China Merchants China-Belarus Commerce&Logistics Corporation CJSC

Aleinikov&Partners Law Firm provided legal support concerning incorporation of the joint venture company - China Merchants China-Belarus Commerce&Logistics Corporation CJSC.