Articles by Nadezhda Ilyushina



Legal Highlights: How the Ban on Borrowed Manpower Will Affect Businesses

  • 24 December 15
  • Goltsblat BLP
January 1, 2016, will see the so-called law "On Banning Borrowed Manpower" (the Law) come into effect, introducing substantial restrictions on hiring and using leased personnel.

Legal Highlights: The First Nine Months of 'Distant Labour' — Questions and Misconceptions

  • 18 December 13
  • Goltsblat BLP
The new legal concept introduced more than nine months ago was treated with caution and has not yet been taken up by many companies.

Introduction of Foreign Legal Concepts Into Russian Legal Practice

  • 23 October 12
  • Goltsblat BLP
During the past 10 years, Russian companies that are subdivisions of western companies more and more frequently have been insisting on non-compete and non-solicitation provisions being included in employment contracts with Russian employees.

Employees and Employment Contracts in Russia

  • 04 July 12
  • Goltsblat BLP

Recovery by the Employer of Overpayments to Employees

  • 25 April 12
  • Goltsblat BLP LLP

Employers occasionally make excessive payments to employees, which can be explained by a number of factors, i.e. arithmetic or computer error, software failure, mistake by individuals responsible for corporate payroll calculations, etc. Such payments are certainly welcomed by employees since it is very nice to be paid twice as much as usual. On the other hand, most employers are reluctant to part with their money and pay double the usual even to their most valuable employees.