Analysis Litigation In the badlands By The Lawyer 20 October 2008 01:56 17 December 2015 16:01 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 24 October 2008 at 12:46 Settling with State Authorities in Russia The advice that disputes with state authorities should best be avoided is, frankly, garbage. Litigation in Russia is relatively quick and inexpensive and, absent overt political pressure (which is much rarer than you might think), one can be confident of winning on the merits State authorities and agencies – their legal teams are generally clueless. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.