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Pillsbury Luncheon – Doing Business in Russia: Legal Developments and Compliance Considerations for U.S. Companies

Pillsbury and Goltsblat BLP are pleased to announce that Evgeny Shumilov, Economic Attaché, Embassy of the Russian Federation, will be participating in the October 21 luncheon and roundtable discussion on doing business in Russia.  Mr. Shumilov will open the event by discussing the state of U.S.-Russia trade and opportunities for U.S. companies in the Russian market.

Please join us for Mr. Shumilov’s remarks and for presentations from top legal minds from Pillsbury and Goltsblat BLP regarding the key developments under Russian, U.S. and EU laws and regulations for U.S. companies doing business in Russia today.

Topics include:

  • Russian Legal Developments: Major recent Russian legislative developments and initiatives, including changes to employment, real estate, commercial, anti-trust, corporate and tax laws.
  • U.S. and EU Sanctions Update: Current compliance considerations for U.S. companies and their subsidiaries and affiliates doing or seeking to do business in Russia.
  • News from Capitol Hill: Outlook for U.S.-Russia relations through the November 2016 elections.


Evgeny Shumilov, Economic Attaché, Embassy of the Russian Federation

Andrey Goltsblat, Managing Partner, Goltsblat BLP

Nancy Fischer, Partner, Pillsbury

The Honorable Gregory H. Laughlin, Senior Counsel, Pillsbury

Elina Teplinsky, Partner, Pillsbury


For questions or to register, please contact Julie Merkin at