Business Breakfast
Legal and Public Mechanisms for Supporting Business
September 9th 2021, 10:00-11:30
Today, the support and protection of business are very much interconnected. During the COVID-19 pandemic, our country took several measures to handle and stabilize the situation.

How does the legislator respond to entrepreneurs' problems and what measures are needed to further preserve and develop business in Russia? How to enhance the effectiveness of law enforcement and observance of the rights of entrepreneurs? What new mechanisms are already being implemented to ensure the rule of law and respect for entrepreneurs' rights? How effective is the structure of interaction between business, government bodies, and civil society institutions? How has the attitude of government bodies towards entrepreneurs changed over the past five years?


Vladimir Gruzdev, Chairman of the Executive Board of the Association of Lawyers of Russia

Invited speakers:

Alexey Khersontsev, State Secretary — Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation;

Tatyana Mineeva, Commissioner for Entrepreneurs' Rights in Moscow;

Sergey Mironov, Restaurateur, Founder of the Meat & Fish Restaurants, President of the Union of Restaurant Managers of Russia, Vice-President of the Federation of Restaurateurs and Hoteliers of Russia;

Vladimir Platonov, President of the Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry;

Andrey Porfiriev, Ph.D. in Law, Head of Lawmaking and Administrative Law Practice at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Law Firm;

Elina Sidorenko, Director General of the Autonomous Non-Profit Organization Platform for Addressing Entrepreneurs' Appeals, Director of MGIMO Center for Digital Economy and Financial Innovation;

Sergey Taut, Attorney, Expert at Pepeliaev Group Law Firm, Deputy Head of the Laboratory for Anti-Corruption Policy at HSE University.

Front raw speakers:

Elena Gnetova, Commissioner for Entrepreneurs` Rights in the Republic of Karelia;

Dina Krylova, Head of the Laboratory for Anti-Corruption Policy at HSE University, Business Ombudsman on Anti-Corruption;

Lev Lyalin, Attorney, Member of the Presidium of the Moscow Regional Bar Association, Honorary Attorney at Moscow Regional Chamber of Advocates;

Alexey Malozemov, Director of the Autonomous Non-Profit Organization Pricing Monitoring and Control Center.