Historically, Belarus is widely known for its engineering potential. That is why hardware projects have played and continue to play a pivotal role in the Aleinikov & Partners practice over the past 15 years, starting with the legal support of a large-scale modernization project for the domestic production of semiconductors, a manufacturer of document authentication devices, bank notes and securities, distributed around the world under Regula brand, and ending with legal support of Teslasuit start-up, which aims to change our understanding of how we interact with the virtual reality.
What we can help with:
Yukon Advanced Optics Worldwide
Advising Yukon Advanced Optics Worldwide, one of the leading international companies in the development and production of electron-optical observing devices, on the acquisition of shares of a Belarusian IT company.
Assisting Regula, one of the world leaders in the production of high-tech equipment and software for document authentication, in applying for a status of HTP resident; advising on day-to-day operations.
Assisting Teslasuit, a developer of a high-tech suit of full immersion in VR with tactile feedback, in applying for a status of HTP resident.
Advising OEM Tech, a developer and manufacturer of technological equipment for laser and optical systems, on development of a business model for structuring the company’s activities in accordance with the HTP requirements; assisting in applying for a status of HTP resident.
Advising Clevetura, a developer for an intuitive keyboard Click&Touch, on attracting investments. LDD of IP, formalization of relations within a team, development of incentive schemes for key employees, advising in the course of approving transaction documents by the investor.
Advising OneSoil, a Belarus-based developer of the platform for reliable agricultural decisions, on licensing startup products, formalization of IP rights, corporate and labor law.
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).