Denis also successfully advises clients on obtaining regulatory approvals on some of the largest M&A transactions and foreign investments in Russia’s strategic enterprises, trade and compliance policies, as well as challenging decisions made by FAS Russia.
Denis actively participates in improving the antitrust legislation of the Russian Federation and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU). In particular, he helped develop regulations within the framework of the third, fourth and fifth antitrust packages, clarifications of the Presidium of FAS Russia on key issues of law enforcement, the antitrust section of the Treaty on the EAEU and regulations on the powers of the EEC for antitrust control.
A Third Class State Councillor of the Russian Federation, Denis was awarded with numerous certificates of honour from FAS Russia, “30th Anniversary of the Antimonopoly Authorities of Russia” and “For the Protection of Competition” medals, and has been recommended in the area of antitrust by Chambers, Global Competition Review and Pravo-300.
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Law Degree, 2008
Denis is a co-author of three academic textbooks: “Competition Law of Russia,” published by HSE University and the Department of Competition Law of Kutafin Moscow State Law University, “Intellectual Property Law,” and “Anticompetitive Agreements and Unfair Competition,” the basic scientific and practical commentary on the Federal Law “On the Protection of Competition.” He is also the author of a monograph on “Legal Protection Against Unfair Competition in the Field of Intellectual Property” and numerous other publications on competition law and intellectual property protection in leading domestic and foreign publications.