foto The gambling industry

The gambling industry is one of the most tightly regulated industries in the Russian Federation. Although lawmakers have declared stability of business conditions for gambling operators and immunity of a gambling zone for ten years from the establishment date, gambling regulations have been amended countless times, including liquidation of the Rostov-on-Don part of the Azov City gambling zone. Today Krasnodar Krai has the southernmost gambling zone in Russia.


  • representing during negotiations with state authorities about establishing and operating gambling facilities;
  • legal support in acquiring rights to land plots in the gambling zone;
  • providing legal advice on compliance with legislation on online and mobile games;
  • acquiring permits to organize and carry on gambling within a gambling zone;
  • acquiring licenses to organize and conduct gambling in bookmakers’ offices and betting terminals;
  • providing legal advice on management of a gambling institution;
  • providing legal advice on opening of bookmakers’, betting terminals and betting shops;
  • providing legal advice on litigation involving casino owners;
  • protection of the intellectual property of casinos, gaming equipment manufacturers and online gaming websites;
  • providing legal advice on the liquidation all or part of a gambling zone, including issues of recovering damages as the value of capital facilities constructed and gambling equipment acquired.