Harris Bricken (LexBlog Russia)
Is your Company Sufficiently Diversified?
Is your company sufficiently diversified? Does it have its eggs in enough baskets? A long time ago, my law firm was known as THE law firm for the Russian Far East. We ate, drank and slept Russia and Russian law. If there was a mining deal, an oil and gas deal, a timber deal or...
How to Conduct Business with Chinese Companies That See a Dark Future
“It’s not dark yet, but it’s getting there.” Bob Dylan, from Not Dark Yet In the 1990s, I represented a number of international fishing and timber and mining companies that did business with Russia. This was not so long after the fall of the Soviet Union and there were a bunch of large Russian companies...
Why Russia’s Current Situation Is Eminently China Relevant
Though it is Labor Day, it is also a Monday and on Monday mornings I like to map out what will likely be going on during the upcoming week both for my law firm and me. And I just realized how much of this upcoming week is going to involve Russia. Many years ago, my...