The Belarusian software development industry is known far beyond the country borders. Most companies, that are HTP residents, are either developing their own product, or custom software development for clients from all over the world. A separate group consists of R&D offices of well-known foreign companies, such as IDT Corporation, Evolution Gaming, Dinamica Generale, etc.
Aleinikov & Partners is ready to provide a legal support for clients at every stage of their work, from entering the Belarusian market to a legal support of daily economic activities. In this practice, Aleinikov & Partners lawyers work on agreements, specific to software development and distribution, such as SaaS agreements, software support agreements, information system implementation agreements, software distribution agreements, agreements on development, typesetting, adjustment, support and promotion of websites, licensing agreements for end users of mobile applications and web services.
Assisting the American telecom corporation IDT Corporation (NYSE: IDT) in entering the Belarusian market. Advising on the R&D center establishment and applying for a status of HTP resident; also advising on IP issues, corporate procedures, general commercial issues.
Advising AIMATTER, a maker of the Fabby computer vision app, on M&A with Google - the transaction became the first of its kind when a world's top technology corporation acquired a Belarus-born company.
Advising the American cartographic company Mapbox on the acquisition of the Belarusian startup Mapdata.
Advising the international group of companies ASBIS, one of the leaders in the distribution of IT products and solutions in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa, on the acquisition of the Belarusian group of companies in the field of management, development, implementation and operation of network technologies, telecommunications and software.
Assisting the international group of companies Evolution Gaming (STO: EVO) in entering the Belarusian market. Advising on the R&D center establishment in Belarus, formalization of the team relations, legal structuring the business model of the Belarusian R&D center of Evolution.
Advising the Belarusian company Flo Health, the developer of the #1 application in the US for monitoring women's health, on legal issues related to the creation of information systems and the transfer of results and intellectual property rights arising from such activities.
Advising Lifetech, a Belarusian subsidiary of Turkcell Group that is one of the major players in the European mobile market with shares being listed on the Borsa Istanbul (BIST) and NYSE, on legal structuring of the company’s activities in accordance with the HTP regime requirements and assisting in applying for a status of HTP resident.
DINAMICA GENERALE S.P.A.
Assisting DINAMICA GENERALE S.P.A., one of the world leaders in the development and production of electronic solutions and sensors for weighing technologies and spectral NIR-analysis, in entering the Belarusian market. Advising on the R&D center establishment and applying for a status of HTP resident.
Advising CactusSoft, a Belarus-based outsourcing company, on M&A with Belgian Litussoft.
Advising Masquerade Technologies, a maker of the innovative MSQRD app acquired by Facebook, on IP rights formalization, corporate law and raising investments for the project.
Advising a software developer Service Desk, a subsidiary of BPS-Sberbank of the Sberbank Group, on the legal structuring of the company's business model in accordance with the HTP regime requirements; assisting in applying for a status of HTP resident.
Advising SoftLoft, developer of software for documents recognition and authentication, on applying for a status of HTP resident, as well as advising on licensing of third-party proprietary software.
Board Member of RVC
Aleinikov&Partners Law Firm supported InfraFund RVC on its investment in Belarusian startup Rocketdata.io. The firm’s team proved to be knowledgeable experts in corporate law issues. We are truly thankful to them for always being deep involved in the process and working in a very professional manner - that is what helped us achieve strong result. We also should notice that hard work which Aleinikov&Partners did on implementation in the Belarusian legislation of venture capital financing tools to make deals of this kind possible to be structured under local laws.
Chairman of the Management Board of the Development Bank
The Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus expresses its sincere gratitude to the team of Aleinikov & Partners for providing highly professional legal advice as part of the study on the creation of a venture financing mechanism to be applied by the Bank. We note the professional competence of the company’s specialists, a responsible and individual approach to solving issues that arise.
The Development Bank highly appreciates the efforts and energy directed by the Aleinikov & Partners team to develop the venture ecosystem in Belarus. We firmly believe in the further successful development of our business and friendly relations and look forward to fruitful cooperation.
The Development Bank is completely satisfied with the results of working with Aleinikov & Partners and recommends the company as a reliable business partner.
Marketing director of «Syabar Brewery»
Together with high quality of legal services we would like to mention efficiency, high involvement in the process and ability to foresee how things will turn out.
Aleinikov&Partners provided overall legal support to the consortium of investors including venture fund Haxus and angel investors Yuri Melnishek and Leonid Lozner on a wide range of issues related to investing in agri-tech OneSoil.
Aleinikov & Partners has been represented ASBIS Group, one of the leading international distributors of information and communications technology products and solutions in EMEA Emerging Markets, headquartered in Limassol, Cyprus, as deal counsel in its 100% acquisition of the undisclosed Belarusian group of IT companies
Chamber for Commercial Disputes of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Belarus affirmed court decisions of first and appeals instances in the DEAL.BY cases.