Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Russian civil law between remnants of the past and flavor of the present

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

In all countries, the civil lawespecially, the law of propertyis linked closely to the social and economic systems. This chapter attempts to characterize the new civil law in Russia. It briefly reviews one example of such a remnant of the past before focusing attention on an institutionthat of the trustwhich is new in Russia. The right of economic management is provided for industrial enterprises and for institutions engaging in commercial activity while the right of operative management is foreseen for non-commercial institutions and treasury enterprises. The new Russian Civil Code has introduced the concept of the trust into the Russian legal system. The chapter discusses main features of the Russian trust. Finally, the trust can be utilized more easily in international intercourseeven as among states from common law jurisdictions on the one hand and the civil law system on the other.

Keywords: economic management; operative management; Russian civil law; trust management.

10.1163/ej.9789004155343.i-368.69
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004155343.i-368.69
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Private and Civil Law in the Russian Federation — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation