Articles by Inga Shakhnazarova



Should Tenants Pay for Disposal of Office Waste?

  • 12 April 11
  • Salans

Russian law requires organizations to pay certain charges to cover their adverse environmental impact. The Constitutional Court has analyzed the legal nature of the environmental impact charges and has concluded that the payments are mandatory public law payments for measures taken by the state to protect the environment and mitigate the effects of economic activity, and therefore such payments are of a compensatory nature rather than a tax (Ruling No. 284-O of Dec. 10, 2002).

Innovations in Land Law on Acquisition of Rights to State and Municipal Land

  • 04 December 07
  • Associate, Salans
On Oct. 30, 2007, the new Federal Law No. 212-FZ came into force amending the Federal Law on the Introduction of the Land Code of the Russian Federation, or Introduction Law, and the RF Land Code in regard of the procedure for acquiring rights to state and municipal land.

Innovations in Land Law on Acquisition of Rights to State and Municipal Land

  • 04 December 07
  • Associate, Salans
On Oct. 30, 2007, the new Federal Law No. 212-FZ came into force amending the Federal Law on the Introduction of the Land Code of the Russian Federation, or Introduction Law, and the RF Land Code in regard of the procedure for acquiring rights to state and municipal land.