Special legal regimes as a means to differentiate the legal regulation of entrepreneurship
The legal category of ‘legal regime’ is considered as a means of differentiating legal regulation of entrepreneurial activities. The author stresses the use of special legal regimes in entrepreneurship legislation and examines the purposes of their application. The article emphasises ...
The special economic zone in the Kaliningrad region: towards a more effective legal regime
In this article, I aim at identifying the main trends in the development of the laws on the special legal regime of entrepreneurship in the Kaliningrad region. I address the problems of the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the Kaliningrad region and provide recommendations for improving its legal regulation. I analyse the 12 years experience of the practical ...
Local Border Traffic as a Form of Visa Liberalisation and Territorial Development
... border-crossing statistics for the Kaliningrad region in the framework of the local border traffic, expert interviews, and related analytic reports. Specifically, local border traffic is viewed as the most effective form of interaction in the field of visa regime simplification and border territory development. An assessment of the positions of key negotiators shows that local border traffic between the Kaliningrad region of Russia and the Polish border voivodeships is a success, which stresses the need ...
Problems and prospects of EU — Russia dialogue on visa-free travel
... with the issues pertinent to the EU — Russia visa dialogue — one of the major areas of cooperation between the two partners. The article aims to identify the main problems of this dialogue, as well as prospects for the introduction of a visa-free regime between the EU and Russia. The authors provide a historical overview of cooperation in this area and consider problems and prospects of visa liberalization from the economic, legal, and political perspectives. The analysis draws on primary sources ...
On crisis trends in the legitimacy of the political regimes of the Baltic States
This article considers the legitimacy of political regimes in the Baltic States by analysing three major parameters: confidence in political institutions, level of corruption, and the development of their party systems. The author identifies the major crisis trends in the legitimacy of the political regimes ...
The facilitation of freedom of movement between Russia and the European Union: prospects and legal issues
This article examines the legal aspects of the prospective visa free regime between Russia and the European Union,as well as the implementation of local border traffic mechanisms.
1. Treaty on the functioning of the European Union, consolidated version, 2008, Official Journal, 9 May, p. 115.
2. Council Regulation (EC) ...
About radio station with reverse connect in duplex regime
On the basis of the analysis of principles of duplex system, the model of radio system with reverse connect is obtained. It provide the work of ten duplex channels on one frequency at one antenna in programmable regime of radio-station frequency change.
Гроднев И. И., Верник С. М.
Линии связи. М., 1992.
Лукьянов Ю. М., Пониматкин В. Е., Шпилевой А. А.
Заявка на изобретение ...
Problems of increasing the efficiency of the special economic zone legal regime in the Kaliningrad region
This article considers the main problems of improving the legal regime of the Special Economic Zone through the prism of efficiency increase. The author stresses the imperfection of some provisions contained in the Law on the Special economic Zone. Certain proposals on the legal regulation and law enforcement are ...
The legal regime of Special economic zone in the Kaliningrad region: the routes to improvement
This article analyses the problems of implementation of the Special economic zone regime in the Kaliningrad region, outlines its major development trends, suggests prolongation of the transitional period for business entities using the free customs zone procedure, and emphasises certain problems of legislation improvement and application ...
The Art of «Leftist Obscenity» as a Way to Discredit the Imperial Regime: the Works of Eisenstien, Babel, and Lunacharsky
... its procedures, and identify the purpose it served at the time. The author assumes that ‘leftist obscenity’ arose within pro-Soviet art, when the Soviet government was seeking legitimation, which was impossible without discrediting the imperial regime. ‘Leftist obscenity’ was intended to discredit the imperial regime and to give a new perspective on the imperial heritage. The method aimed to diminish and ridicule that heritage. This was achieved by causing ‘high’ (objects of religious ...
Legal regime for church property in Russia and the Baltic states
In this article, we carry out a comparative analysis of the legal regimes for church property in the Baltic States and in Russia after the demise of the USSR,. We stress the significance of this problem for the newly established relations between the state and the religious organisations, for the conclusion of agreements ...
An assessment of the potential impact of the construction of a deepwater seaport on the hydrological regime of the Vistula lagoon
This article focuses on the level fluctuation in the Vistula Lagoon. In view of the planned construction of a deepwater seaport in its waters, the author emphasizes the negative impact on its hydrological regime: rise in the levels which could lead to the flooding of the territories adjoining the mouth of the Pregolya river, increase in salinity, extinction of hydrobionts, and destruction of the ecological systems.
1. Volcinger, V. E. Pjaskovskij, R. ...
The legal status of institutions in the Russian Federation
This article considers common and distinctive features of legal status of various institutions (autonomous, budget, government and private ones). Special attention is paid to the legal procedure of financial provision of their activities and property regime. The author identifies the advantages and disadvantages of the new legislative approach to the status of institutions.
1. О некоммерческих организациях : федеральный закон от 12.01.1996 № 7-ФЗ (ред....
The legal regime of property of religious nature: The canonical aspect
... ресурс] : федер. закон от 30 нояб. 2010 г. № 327-ФЗ. Доступ из справ.-правовой системы «Гарант».
church property, church property law, legal regulation, object, subject, legal regime of church property
On interpreting the legal category “form of government” (the case of Russia and Kazakhstan)
... one of the typical conceptual errors in elucidating the content of this category, admitted by some legal theorists: the essence of the “form of government of the presidential republic” concept is interpreted with descriptors of a political state regime.
1. Конституция Республики Казахстан (принята на республиканском референдуме 30 августа 1995 г.) // Ведом. Парламента Респ. Казахстан. 1996....
Rights and obligations of the parties under a special bank account contract: Relevant issues
This articles considers the issues relating to the legal regime of accounts opened by a bankruptcy trustee in a credit institution in accordance with Article 138 of the Federal Law «On Insolvency (Bankruptcy)». The author analyses relevant judicial practices and formulates proposals relating to legislation ...
The evolution of functioning zoning of the Curonian Spit national park
... environmental management in the Curonian Spit national park (Kalinin-grad region) from its establishment to the present day. The author considers gradual changes in the composition of functional areas and the proportion of zones with different protection regimes.
Генеральный план Государственного природного национального парка «Куршская коса». Л., 1989.
2. Иванов А. Н., Чижова В. П. Охраняемые природные ...
Some Problems of Legal Treatment of Special Economic Zone in the Kaliningrad Region
... analyses the controversial provisions of the Law on Special Economic Zone in the Kaliningrad region and requirements to the residents of the Special Economic Zone. The author points out some problems of the practical application of special entrepreneurship regime faced by the residents.
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экономической зоне в Калининградской области и о внесении изменений в некоторые законодательные акты Российской ...
Legal guarantees for international investment according to the legislation of the Russian Federation
This article analyses the notion and system of legal guarantees ensured by the foreign investments legislation, reviews its general feature, and focuses on the national regime for foreign investors,. The author draws a conclusion that the existing system of special guarantees for foreign investors is neither effective nor prudent.
1. Farkhutdinov, I. Z., Trapeznikov, V. A. 2006, Investicionnoe pravo [Investment Law],...
Local border traffic as an efficient tool for developing cross-border cooperation
... states and neighbouring countries. It emerged as a measure to mitigate the barrier effect of the EU’s external border. In 2006, the European Parliament authorised the EU member states to conclude bilateral agreements on a simplified border crossing regime in border areas. This article analyses local border traffic as a cross-border cooperation tool. The territory described in the study includes the external borders of the EU (and Norway) with the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus. The ...
The legal regime of taxation of education organisations in the Russian Federation
This article considers the features of the regime of taxation of educational organizations in view of the latest changes to the tax law; the author analyses major issues pertaining to specific tax exemptions granted to organizations, pays attention to legal disputes relating to the application ...
The intensity of population movements through the Russian- Polish border after the suspension of the local border traffic mechanism: 2016 outcomes
... cooperation. On the border between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Poland this mechanism worked from 2012 to 2016, and provided for a significant intensification of mutual border-crossing. In this case the suspension of the local border traffic regime on the Polish side, as well as the regime itself, caused a mixed reaction among both Polish and Russian regional experts and specialists. The article provides the analysis of the mutual intensity of the Russian-Polish border crossing in the period ...
Disease control and border lockdown at the EU’s internal borders during Covid-19 pandemic: the case of Finland
... as complicated the lives of migrants’ families. While the lockdown of the Estonian and Russian border does not cause any debates in Finnish society, the closure of the Finnish-Swedish border that has been completely open since the 1950s and the new regime led to a debate of citizens’ constitutional rights and to civil disobedience that materialised in semi-legal border crossings.
1. Bashford A. The Age of Universal Contagion: History, Disease and Globalisation // Bashford A. (ed.) Medicine ...
Local border traffic and the development of retail trade in the Kaliningrad region and Polish borderlands
Signing the agreement on local border traffic (LBT) between the Republic of Poland and the Russian Federation was welcomed by experts as an important step towards the future visa-free regime between the European Union and the Russian Federation often discussed in the international dialogue. The three years of LBT mechanism have shown its practical significance for the development of research and cultural contacts, cooperation between ...
Search on a regime of processing of leaky wave antenna
An expression for the radiated power through the slit of the constructed system leaky wave antenna is obtained. The equation of balance of power in the waveguide is evolved. The loss of the wave power from the waveguide through the slit is taken into account. To calculate the damping factor, the equation is obtained. The possibility of an approximate simplification of this equation is investigated.
И., Гостюхин В.
Л., Максимов В.
и др. Антенны и устройства СВЧ /...
Two perspectives on the 'Kaliningrad issue'
... first time the role of individual European states and politicians in the 'Kaliningrad issue'. These facts allow the reader to understand and compare two different — Russian and Lithuanian — points of view
Kaliningrad region, visa regime, European Union (EU), Lithuania, negotiation
The interaction of a pair a cyclone – an anticyclone near to a sea shore
The interaction of a pair a cyclone — an anticyclone with a sea shore is considered. The equations of dynamics of vertical pair conservation and laws of preservation are received. On their basis the features of movement of vortices and limiting regimes are investigated.
А., Иванов С.
Н., Юдина А.
Взаимодействие антициклона с барьером // Вестник Российского государственного ...
The theme of the artist's fate in S. Dovlatov’s essay “Riding a snail”
Having chosen the essay as the primary genre, S. Dovlatov, addresses the fate of the artist and sculptor M. Shemyakin. The article examines the central theme for the writer of the fate of a creative personality in the conditions of the totalitarian USSR regime in the era of stagnation and subsequent forced emigration. The humorous-ironic style is shown to have allowed the writer to raise the question of the fate of M. Shemyakin, I. Brodsky, his own fate and, in general, of the tragic fate of non-conformist ...
When to expect the unexpected singularities: the anthropic principle and the dark energy universe
... amount of dark energy implies the presence of a variable component compensating for the magnitude of the vacuum energy. According to Garriga and Vilenkin, this component should decrease slowly, leading to a change in the accelerated expansion regime to the collapse phase, but not earlier than in a trillion years. However, a decreasing scalar field can lead to unexpected singularities with a finite value of the scale factor. We analyze this situation using the example of SFS and get an ...
On asymptotic expression for velocity field of atmosphere gas perturbed by 1D acoustic wave
... effect by the explicit formula for electron density evolution. This set of explicit relations form a base for a quick algorithm for early diagnostics of tsunami waves.
Smirnova E. S.
acoustics, atmosphere, multilayer model, tsunami, boundary regime problem
Ferromanganese nodule neoformations in the soils of the western part of the Kaliningrad region
... morphologic properties and chemical composition of concretions are presented. Concretions were found in most regional soils. The preliminary diagnostic significance was identified for different groups of neoformations depending on the soil moistening regime. Concretions are proved to accumulate Fe, Mn, Ni, P, As, and sometimes Zn, Cu, Cr, Y. The structure of concretions reflects the features of the geochemical situation.
1. Зайдельман Ф. Р., Никифорова А. С. Генезис ...
The Baltic states before and during World War II: The dilemma of independence
... okupacja Wileńszczyzny (27 października 1939—15 czerwca 1940 roku): Sauguma w walce z polskim państwem podziemnym // Mars: problematyka i historia wojskowości: studia i materiały. 1995. № 3.
Klemeshev A., Tarasov I.
Baltic States, political regime, independence
Mathematical modelling of filtration processes of moisture in heavy soils
A mathematical model of filtration of moisture in heavy soils. The transfer of a film of moisture on the surface took into account.
1. Hallaire M. Le potential efficace de l’eau dans le sol en regime de dessechement // L’eau et production vegetale. Paris: I. N. R. A., 1964. P. 27—62.
2. Нерпин С., Хлопотенков Е. Обобщение закона Дарси для случаев нелинейной фильтрации ...
The climate aspect of introducing new North American blueberry taxa in Belarusian Polesia
This article analyses long-term meteorological and climatic data for Bela¬ru¬sian Polesia, namely, the Gantsevichi district of the Brest region. The authors have established significant thermal regime changes towards warming, which makes it possible to forecast the long-term possibility of cultivating more heat-loving varieties of the Highbush Blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum) in Belarussian Polesia.
1. Вавилов Н. И. Избранные ...
The ethnopolitical movement as a vehicle for nationalism institutionalisation in modern Latvia
... been carried out to trace changes in the Popular Front’s ideological vision. It is shown that the shift in priorities that took place during the 1988—1991 struggle for Latvia’s political and economic independence led to a non-democratic political regime. Particular attention is paid to the movement’s proposals concerning the principles of statehood restoration and citizenship acquisition as well as to approaches to solving ethnic problems. The focus is on why and under what circumstances the ...
Political elite networks in Latvia and their transformation in 1993-2014
... consider the structure of the Latvian political elite in 1993—2014 and analyse the major network parameters. The roles of key network actors and their changes over the study period are examined
1. Dogan М., Higley J. Elites, Crises, and the Origins of Regimes. Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Boulder CO, 1998.
2. Gould R. V., Fernandez R. M. Structures of Mediation: A Formal Approach to Bro¬kerage in Transaction Networks // Sociological Methodology. 1989. № 19. P. 89—126.
3. Higley J., Burton ...
The variations in the water level of the Pregel River in Kaliningrad (1996-2008)
... Экологические проблемы Калининградской области и Юго-Восточной Балтики. Калининград, 1999. С. 41—46.
Navrotskaya S.Ye., Guschin O. A., Stont Zh. I.
river, mouth, level, regime, fluctuations, west wind.
On the hydrogeology of karstosphere: the case of the Urals and the Urals region
This article considers the hydrogeological parameters of the karstosphere and emphasises its unstable regime in the transit areas. Deep karst water zones and their catchment areas are more stable, in discharge areas they are characterised as weakly thermal. The sulphate karst is the site of formation of sulphate-calcium water with mineralisation of ≥ ...
Вопросы совершенствования специального правового режима предпринимательства в Калининградской области
... регулирования и правоприменительной практики по исследуемой теме.
This article considers the central issues of improving legislation on еntrepreneurship in the Kaliningrad region, the application of the legal regime of Free economic zone, and its development. The authors offers several variants of solving the problem of regulation and law enforcement practice in the framework of the topic studied.
1. Об Особой экономической зоне в ...
The elite interaction in the post-Soviet Lithuania: the constitutional aspect
... Democracies: Eastern Europe and Latin America. Boulder, 1996.
3. Jurkynas M. Emerging cleavages in new democracies: the case of Lithuania // Journal of Baltic Studies. 2004. Vol. 35. P. 278—296.
4. Kitschelt H. Accounting for Outcomes in Post-Communist Regime Change. Causal Depth or Shallowness in Rival Explanations. APSA Papers, Atlanta, 1999. Электронный ресурс. URL: https://netfiles.uiuc.edu/fesnic/fspub/1_Kitschelt_1999_Mechanisms.pdf (дата обращения: 02.04.2012).
The interpretation of the ideas of I. Kant’s treatise Perpetual Peace in the modern liberal democratic peace theory
... und der Theorienstreit in den Internationalen Beziehungen.Wiesbaden, 2012.
6. Pagden A. Imperialism, liberalism and the quest for Perpetual peace// Deadalus.2005. Vol. 134, Is. 2. P. 46—65.
7. Small M., Singer D. J. The War Proneness of Democratic Regimes, 1816—1965 // Jerusalem Journal of International Relations. 1976. № 1. S. 50—69.
8. Баталов Э. Я. О философии международных отношений. М., 2005.
9. Изгарская А. А. Факторы умиротворения ...
The historical and geographical evolution of the enclavity of the Kaliningrad region
... article identifies enclave (exclave) problems peculiar to them, including the land access (passenger and cargo transit) of the metropolis to the isolated territory, as well as the issues relating to the origins of state border, border control, visa regime, and political and economic relations to neighbouring states and the mainland. The author reviews cases of evolutional development of enclavity and peaceful and military methods of eliminating enclave formations. Actions towards the solution of ...
Character’s existence in the Königsberg/Kaliningrad toposphere: Yu.N Ivanov’s Dances in the Crematorium and Michael Wieck’s The Decline of Königsberg
... and Steffeckstraße (Ivanov) and Steinmetzstraße (Wieck). The works share common themes — memory, faith, physical constraints, the freedom of human spirit, moral and amorality, personal and collective responsibility, and the evil of totalitarian regimes and racial hatred. The analysis shows common motifs in the works, those of destiny, desperate situations, ordeals, and suffering. The texts have a similar structure combining reminiscences of the main characters with interactions between the past ...
Perspectives of Euroregions with Russian Participation in Terms of Changes in the EU Regional Policy
... version as of
21 December 2007. URL: http://eu.baltic.net
European integration, Euroregion, EU Regional Policy, European Territorial Cooperation, European Neighbourhood Policy, visa regime
The results of the weekly monitoring of the Vistula Bay coast in the area of Pribrezhny village in 2011-2012
... village of Pribrezhny (the Kaliningrad region) throughout the year. The steady profile measurements of the beach width, photographing, coast description, the calculation of changes in the relative level of the Vistula Lagoon, and the analysis of the wind regime over the observation period made it possible to reveal the coast dynamics, assess the stability of the beach and coastal slope condition, as well as the influence of the
main regime-forming factor — the wind.
1. Бобыкина В. П., Болдырев ...
On the Responsibility of the Ideas of Legal Positivism for Doctrinal Support for National Socialism in Germany
... for promoting National Socialism in the 20th century. An analysis of relevant works by German and Russian legal scholars has shown that the concept rests on false premises and the ideas of positivism had no influence on the criminal National Socialist regime.
1. Дельфинов А. В МВД ФРГ и ГДР было больше бывших нацистов, чем предполагалось // Deutsche Welle. 2015. URL:
(дата обращения: 01.02.2018)....
Kant and the contemporary theory of international relations
... Die Lehre von den Internationalen Beziehungen. Frankfurt a/M., 2001.
15. Moravcsik A. Taking Preferences Seriously. A Liberal Theory of International Politics // International Organization. 1997. Vol. 51, № 4.
16. Müller H. Institutionalismus und Regime // Internationale Politik im 21 Jahrhundert / hg. M. A. Ferdowsi. München, 2002.
17. Pfetch F. R. Internationale Politik. Stuttgart, 1994.
18. Wight M. International Theory. The Three Traditions. L., 1996.
Kant, philosophy of international ...
Migrant collective farms in 1946—1953: sketches of rural life
... farms in the Kaliningrad region (1946—1953) on the basis of earlier unknown archive documents. The study sets out to broaden our perception of the phenomenon of totalitarianism and transformations in the Soviet society in the last years of Stalin's regime, as well as to identify the specific
features of regional history at this stage.
1. История сельского хозяйства Калининградской области. Калининград, 2006.
2. Рефлексивное ...
The problems of the development of political democracy in Russia in the period of diarchy (February — October 1917)
This article considers the formation of the new democratic dynamics in Russia in February-October, 1917. The author focuses on the forms of the participation of population in the establishment of new political regime, the activity of political parties and local government bodies and attempts to build an optimal model of the formation of a republic in the conditions of diarchy.
Местные Советы и органы ...
Energy security in the scientific and institutional discourse in Russia and Poland: problems and solutions
... энергетическая и экологическая безопасность в условиях современного экономического кризиса // Балтийский регион. 2010. № 1. С. 37—46.
3. Prantl J. Cooperating in the Energy Regime Security Complex: Asia Security Initiative Policy Series Working Paper № 18. Singapore, 2011. URL:
(дата обращения: 31.07.2016).
4. Трачук К. В. Эволюция подходов ...