Doing Business in CIS under COVID-19 Conditions

On April 10th 2020, ABA Section of International Law Eurasia/Russia Committee held the webinar on Doing Business in Ukraine, Russia and Kazakhstan in challenging times.

The webinar covered the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on CIS countries, including regulatory, employment, and contractual (force majeure) issues, how to manage emerging risks as well as to identify business opportunities in Ukraine, Russia, and Kazakhstan. 

Unicase has been invited to speak on Kazakhstan aspects, while our friends from Arzinger Law Office and Borenius talked on Ukraine and Russia respectively.

Artem Timoshenko and Aybek Kambaliyev shared their opinions on the situation in Kazakhstan. 


  • Timur Bondaryev, Managing Partner, Arzinger, Ukraine
  • Diana Tsutieva, Counsel, Foley Hoag, USA 


  • Oksana Karel, International Litigation and Arbitration, Counsel, Arzinger, Ukraine
  • Alesya Pavlynska, Employment, and Corporate, Counsel, Arzinger, Ukraine 
  • Andrei Gusev, Managing Partner, Borenius Russia
  • Artem Timoshenko, International Litigation and Arbitration, Partner, Unicase, Kazakhstan
  • Aybek Kambaliyev, Employment, Senior Associate, Unicase, Kazakhstan

Please see more information in the presentation of the webinar.

Автор: Артем Тимошенко Айбек Камбалиев