Karimi & Associates Law Firm held a Legal and Business Conference in Russia

Our team members were honoured to contribute to the  Moscow event “Doing Business Outside Russia”,hosted by our Russian partner MGAP law firm.Held on April 12th 2018 ,the event was aimed at promoting legal awareness on foreign investment,attended by Russian business players intending to set up businesses in a number of foreign jurisdictions,including UK,Cyprus and Iran.

The third part of the conference was dedicated to Iran,during which managing partner Anooshiravan Karimi and Associate attorney Reyhaneh Sedighi shared with the audience information on the legal framework of foreign investment in Iran, providing guidelines on the main features of Iranian Foreign Promotion and Protection Act of 2002(“FIPPA”) and Iran-Russia bilateral investment treaty, the procedure of foreign investment in Iran including obtaining a FIPPA license, Iran-Russia inter-bank correlations and money transfer issues as well as company registration process in Iran.

At Karimi and Associates Law Firm, we are always seeking to play a role in paving the way for potential foreign investors and businessmen to start their business in Iran by providing knowledge assistance on the legal aspects of the Iranian market.This event was an opportunity for us to move in line with this bigger strategy by casting light on some of the most important traits of foreign investment and business in Iran through a lawyer’s perspective.