Russian Foreign Relations and Investment Law by William ButlerRussian Foreign Relations and Investment Law by William Butler

Russian Foreign Relations and Investment Law

byWilliam Butler

Hardcover | November 23, 2006

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Russian Foreign Relations and Investment Law is the fourth volume in OUP's Russian law mini-series and is the first comprehensive study of Russian foreign relations law which examines the legal rights of, and limitations on, foreigners in Russia. Increasing investment in Russia makes this anideal time to publish a further volume with the focus on this area. With the emphasis placed on the commercial investor, Butler provides a thorough guide from both perspectives of the foreigner trading into Russia and the foreign investor exporting from within Russia. Through twelve logical chapters Butler covers areas such as foreign trade law, foreign investmentlaw, different types of foreigners and thier rights, aspects of employment law, civil law rights and duties, and general principles of international law all within the context of the Russian legal system. This text is a welcome addition to the other titles in series:The Civil Code of the Russian Federation , Russian Company and Commercial Legislation and the second edition of Professor Butler's acclaimed general text Russian Law .
Professor Butleris a John Edward Fowler Distinguished Professor of Law, Dickinson School of Law, Pennsylvania State University and is the founder and Director of the Vinogradoff Institute, University College London. He is a part-time professor of Civil Law, Moscow State Legal Academy where he introduced the course on Comparative Law.
Title:Russian Foreign Relations and Investment LawFormat:HardcoverDimensions:632 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 1.38 inPublished:November 23, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199281653

ISBN - 13:9780199281657

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Table of Contents

Table of Russian Legislation (Including Subjects of the Russian Federation)Table of USSR LegislationTable of Judicial MaterialsTable of Treaties of the Russian FederationTable of Documents of the Union of Belarus and the Russian FederationList of AbbreviationsLAW AND FOREIGN RELATIONS1. Towards a Concept of Foreign Relations Law2. Sources of Russian Sources of Russian Foreign Relations and Investment LawFOREIGN ECONOMIC RELATIONS LAW3. Foreign Trade Law4. Foreign Investment LawLEGAL STATUS OF ALIENS5. Foreigners and Stateless Persons in Russia6. Rights of Foreigners7. Duties and Procedural Rights of Foreigners8. Foreign Juridical Persons and Entities in Russia9. Private International LawTHE STATE AND FOREIGN RELATIONS10. International Law and the Russian Legal System11. Territory of the Russian Federation12. Foreign Personnel Enjoying Special Legal StatusAnnexes1. Federal Law on the Legal Status of Foreign Citizens in the Russian Federation (25 July 2002, as amended)2. Federal Law on Foreign Investments in the Russian Federation (9 July 1999, as amended)3. Federal Law on Investment Activity in the Russian Federation Effectuated in the Form of Capital Investments (25 February 1999, as amended)4. Federal Law on the Fundamental Principles of State Regulation of Foreign Trade Activity (8 December 2003, as amended)5. Table of Russian Double Taxation Treaties, Conventions, and Agreements6. Table of Foreign Investment Protection Treaties and Agreements7. Table of Conventions of the International Labout Organisation Ratified by the Russian FederationBibliography