Welcome to the regular SCHNEIDER GROUP newsletter with the selection of news and most important regional updates for Russia & CIS in December 2020.

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SCHNEIDER GROUP becomes partner of the “Chestny ZNAK” track and trace system

Since 2021 clothing, tires, dairy products, etc. are subject to mandatory marking. Thanks to the partnership with the Center for Research in Perspective Technologies , the operator of the Russian national track an trace system “Chestny ZNAK”*, SCHNEIDER GROUP now offers a comprehensive solution for marking of consumer goods in accordance with Russian legislation. Read more. Have any marking needs for your goods to be exported to Russia? – Get in touch!

“The crisis has given new development opportunities”. Philip Gudgeon for the Russian-Italian Business Guide

In his interview to the official magazine of the Russian-Italian Chamber of Commerce SCHNEIDER GROUP CEO Philip Gudgeon speaks about special support service packages SCHNEIDER GROUP offers to international businesses in Russia to help them fight the consequences of the pandemic.
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SCHNEIDER GROUP in the Russian national Rating

This year SCHNEIDER GROUP legal & tax practice took part in the rating for the first tame and were recognized in the “Tax Consulting” and “Labor and Migration Law” categories. SCHNEIDER GROUP was also named a recommended firm in the “Corporate Law/M&A” category. The Rating is the largest and most respected rating of the legal market in Russia. Need legal support? –Read more. Need legal support? – Get in touch!


Russia | Mandatory audit is no longer mandatory for many companies

Starting on 01.01.2021, the long-awaited changes regarding the mandatory audit criteria came into force. They are aimed at significantly reducing the burden for small and medium-sized businesses in terms of passing mandatory audits. Read details here or get in touch for support in preparation for mandatory audits.

Russia | The President of the Russian Federation signs law on remote work

On January 1, 2021, amendments to the Labor Code of the Russian Federation officially introducing remote work came into force. Read details here.
Get in touch with SCHNEIDER GROUP legal team to arrange an audit of your employee records for the compliance with the updated legislation.