The Belarusian software development industry is known far beyond the country borders. Most companies, that are HTP residents, are either developing their own product, or custom software development for clients from all over the world. A separate group consists of R&D offices of well-known foreign companies, such as IDT Corporation, Evolution Gaming, Dinamica Generale, etc.
Aleinikov & Partners is ready to provide a legal support for clients at every stage of their work, from entering the Belarusian market to a legal support of daily economic activities. In this practice, Aleinikov & Partners lawyers work on agreements, specific to software development and distribution, such as SaaS agreements, software support agreements, information system implementation agreements, software distribution agreements, agreements on development, typesetting, adjustment, support and promotion of websites, licensing agreements for end users of mobile applications and web services.
Assisting the American telecom corporation IDT Corporation (NYSE: IDT) in entering the Belarusian market. Advising on the R&D center establishment and applying for a status of HTP resident; also advising on IP issues, corporate procedures, general commercial issues.
Advising AIMATTER, a maker of the Fabby computer vision app, on M&A with Google - the transaction became the first of its kind when a world's top technology corporation acquired a Belarus-born company.
Advising the American cartographic company Mapbox on the acquisition of the Belarusian startup Mapdata.
Advising the international group of companies ASBIS, one of the leaders in the distribution of IT products and solutions in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa, on the acquisition of the Belarusian group of companies in the field of management, development, implementation and operation of network technologies, telecommunications and software.
Assisting the international group of companies Evolution Gaming (STO: EVO) in entering the Belarusian market. Advising on the R&D center establishment in Belarus, formalization of the team relations, legal structuring the business model of the Belarusian R&D center of Evolution.
Advising the Belarusian company Flo Health, the developer of the #1 application in the US for monitoring women's health, on legal issues related to the creation of information systems and the transfer of results and intellectual property rights arising from such activities.
Advising Lifetech, a Belarusian subsidiary of Turkcell Group that is one of the major players in the European mobile market with shares being listed on the Borsa Istanbul (BIST) and NYSE, on legal structuring of the company’s activities in accordance with the HTP regime requirements and assisting in applying for a status of HTP resident.
DINAMICA GENERALE S.P.A.
Assisting DINAMICA GENERALE S.P.A., one of the world leaders in the development and production of electronic solutions and sensors for weighing technologies and spectral NIR-analysis, in entering the Belarusian market. Advising on the R&D center establishment and applying for a status of HTP resident.
Advising CactusSoft, a Belarus-based outsourcing company, on M&A with Belgian Litussoft.
Advising Masquerade Technologies, a maker of the innovative MSQRD app acquired by Facebook, on IP rights formalization, corporate law and raising investments for the project.
Advising a software developer Service Desk, a subsidiary of BPS-Sberbank of the Sberbank Group, on the legal structuring of the company's business model in accordance with the HTP regime requirements; assisting in applying for a status of HTP resident.
Advising SoftLoft, developer of software for documents recognition and authentication, on applying for a status of HTP resident, as well as advising on licensing of third-party proprietary software.
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.
Director of AIMATTER
Nowadays there are not so many law firms in Belarus that are able to provide quality services to support a transaction with a non-resident, whether it is M&A or purchase of IP rights. Aleinikov&Partners is considered to be a kind of “boutique” in the Belarusian legal market among the colleagues. When we imagine the “boutique” in the sphere of legal services, such features as the competence of the company, the knowledge of corporate law and the ability to solve any non-typical tasks for Belarus in the shortest terms are in the first place and company's lawyers have such competencies. Specialists of Aleinikov&Partners are not only fluent in English, but also are proficient in professional terminology. They are sociable and interesting people who will show you, how problem solving works in practice!
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.
Aleinikov&Partners supported a renown Finnish manufacturer of paints and lacquers in entering the Belarusian market.
The consortium of partners, including Ernst&Young, Ernst&Young Legal Services and Aleinikov&Partners law firm was chosen by the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Belarus and the National Agency of Investment and Privatization to be a consultant on implementation of the Pilot Privatization Project in regard to OJSC «Minsk Margarine Plant» and confectionery «Konfa» (OJSC).
Chamber for Commercial Disputes of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Belarus affirmed court decisions of first and appeals instances in the DEAL.BY cases.