Evgenia graduated from the Law Faculty of the Belarusian State University.
She also graduated from the course of foreign economic relations of the Economic University of Bratislava.
Evgenia was certified by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus in 2010 (№ 1297 of 05.11.2010) and by the Securities Department of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Belarus in 2011 (1st category qualification certificate).
She has been working with Arzinger since 2007.
Evgenia heads the practice of labor law and migration issues.
She acts as a third-party legal advisor in conducting comprehensive audit and analysis of potential legal risks in provision of bank guarantees, including bank guarantees provided by the Government of the Republic of Belarus, participates in drafting legal opinions on credit deals that involve raising external financing.
Evgenia renders integrated legal support at the stage of development and coordination of investment projects, as well as their further legal support at the stage of implementation.
Owners of Captive Power Plants will be Entitled to Sell Electricity to Other Business Entities
The draft Edict "On the Development of Competition in the Electric Power Industry" (hereinafter – the Edict) was submitted for public discussion. The provisions provide owners (or management / supervising authorities) of captive power plants with the right to sell "surplus" electricity to other legal entities or private entrepreneurs for them to ensure their economic activity. Conditions to be met for the sale and the ways of implementation – in our analysis.
New Visa Regulations
The Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of June 24, 2020 No. 364 came into force on July 1, 2020, together with the new edition of the Visa Regulations of the Republic of Belarus. Although the document has significantly changed its structure and size, the content has not been amended substantially.
Migration Under the New Regulations
The amendments to the law on the legal status of foreign citizens and stateless persons entered into force on July 1, 2020 aiming to increase the country’s tourism and investment attraction. The Arzinger Team helps figure out the most interesting of them
Decree No. 178: temporary subsidies from the state for the payment of salaries to employees
On May 30, Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus No. 178 “On temporary measures of state support of employers and certain categories of citizens” dated May 28, 2020 (hereinafter - Decree No. 178) was published.
The supporting measures of the economy have also touched the sphere of public procurement. New in labor legislation
The Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus dated April 8, 2020 No. 208 introduced a restrictive measure on the territory of Belarus - self-isolation
Arzinger lawyers in cooperation with IFC spoke at a series of seminars for women planning to start small business
The events are held in the framework of collaboration between the International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group) and the British Embassy in Belarus, with the support of ProWomen.By, a community created for the development of women’s entrepreneurship.
Electronic Employment Record Books: “Ink does not Burn out and Paper does not Rub, is it”?
For almost a year there have been discussions on implementation of electronic employment record books in the Republic of Belarus. In our review you can find pros and cons and other aspects of this process.
The largest wind power plant in Belarus will be set up based on the pre-investment asset prepared by Arzinger lawyers’ team
The contract of sale of the pre-investment asset was signed on August 30. The asset was acquired by the Turkish company Guris Construction & Engineering Co. Inc.
When shall Employers Make an Additional Payment to Employees Receiving a Personal Injury at a Workplace?
Resolution of the Council of Ministers No. 575 establishes cases when an employee shall receive an additional payment up to average earnings due to personal injuries. Resolution contains the Regulation “On Procedure of Additional Payment to Average Earnings of a Insured Employee Temporarily Transferred to an Easier and Lower-Paid Job Resulting from a Health Damage”. The document provides the following rules:
The travel time will be considered to pay per diem for business trips to employees: Resolution of the Council of Ministers
The Provision contains this and other innovations which the Council of Ministers has already approved. Expectedly, that it is upon the decision of the employer to set the amounts of payment for living costs, if an employee travels in different cities on the same day. More details in our review.
An American health-care unicorn
Legal support of introduction of non-standard clauses in contracts and local normative legal acts, for example, the condition on the employee’s "availability" for the possibility of solving urgent issues beyond office hours, advising on changes regarding the legal status of personnel after the Customer is admitted to the High-Tech Park.
A representative office of a Swiss pharmaceutical company
Performance of two legal audits in the Representative Office on the issues of HR documents and a number of additional issues, advising on minimization of risks revealed. Development and introduction of local normative legal acts, legal support of current working issues.
A Spanish fashion retailer
Support of current working issues, advising and legal support for bringing a number of local normative legal acts into compliance with the Belarusian law and their enforcement.
A telecommunications company
Legal support of the company’s economic activities since its incorporation, including managing personnel issues.
Embassy of the State of Israel in Minsk
Advising on certain issues of the working hours regime, guarantees and compensation, termination of employment relations with employees.
Department of Promoting Trade and Investments of the Polish Embassy in Minsk
Legal support of termination of employment relations with Belarusian employees of the DPTI in the course of the DPTI liquidation.
A Belarusian bank
For many years, Arzinger lawyers drew up legal opinions on the issues of raising loan facilities from: Komerční banka, a.s. (Czech Republic), Banca Monte Dei Paschi Di Siena SpA (Italy), AKA Ausfuhrkredit-Gesellschaft mbH (Germany) for the amount of €106.235 million, from Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (Poland) for the amount of €45.4 million.