Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation, Chief Researcher at the Research Center for Private Law named after S.S. Alekseeva under the President of the Russian Federation, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation (retired), arbitrator of the International Commercial Arbitration Court at the CCI of the Russian Federation, Doctor of Law, Professor (Moscow, Russia)
In 1970 he graduated from the Sverdlovsk Law Institute, in 1974 after graduating from graduate school he defended his thesis for the degree of candidate of legal sciences on the topic «Object and result of a civil offense, in 1990 — the thesis for the degree of Doctor of Law on the topic» Economic sanctions in Soviet civil law «.
In the period from 1974 to 1997, he taught the following disciplines at the Department of Civil Law of the Sverdlovsk Law Institute, and then Omsk State University: Soviet civil law, the basics of Roman civil law, Soviet housing law, Soviet commercial law.
In 1997, he was appointed a judge of the Supreme Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation, then the chairman of the judicial composition, and from 2006 to 2014 he worked as a Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation.
During the same period of time, he also taught at the Department of Legal Support of Market Economy at the Russian Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation.
From 2014 to 2020, he worked as head and then professor of the Department of Civil Law of the Moscow State Law University named after O.E. Kutafina (Moscow State Law Academy).
State awards and honorary titles: Order of Honor, Order of Merit for the Fatherland, 1st degree, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation.
The list of publications consists of more than 80 works, among them:
-Damage as a result of a civil offense (article) / Soviet state and law, 1976, No. 3;
-Soviet civil law. Tutorial. Sverdlovsk, 1976, issue. 1 / co-authored;
-The object and the result of a civil offense (monograph). Tomsk, 1980;
-The concept and meaning of prohibitions in civil law (article) / Act. questions of jurisprudence at the present stage. Tomsk, 1986;
-Hypothesis, disposition and sanction in the mechanism of legal regulation (article) / 27 Congress of the CPSU and the development of the theory of state and law: Interuniversity. Sat. scientific. tr. Sverdlovsk, 1987;
-On an integrated approach to establishing a causal relationship — a necessary condition for civil liability (article) / Act. issues of state and law in the period of improvement of socialist society. Tomsk, 1987;
-Legal prohibitions and unlawfulness under Soviet civil law (article) / Vopr. theory and practice of civil law regulation. Tomsk, 1987;
-The size and procedure for the collection of penalties in economic relations (article) / Legal responsibility: problems and prospects. Tr. On jurisprudence. Tartu, 1989;
-Regimes of vindication and legal equality of the parties to civil law relations (article) / Jurisprudence, 1989, No. 5;
-Economic sanctions in Soviet civil law (monograph). Krasnoyarsk, 1989;
-Civil law and procedural aspects of compensation for harm caused by a crime (monograph). Omsk, 1998 (co-authored);
-Civil law (textbook). Moscow, RAGS, 2003 (co-authored);
— Topical issues of real estate vindication (article) / Law, 2007, No. 9 (co-authored);
-Disposal of property from the owner’s possession against his will (article) / Law, 2007, No. 6 (co-authored);
-Problems of invalidity of transactions in the light of arbitration practice (article) / Law, 2008, No. 6;
-Practice of application of article 222 of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation (article) / Law, 2008, No. 4;
-On the application of categories of case law in Russia (article) / Bulletin of the Federal Arbitration Court of the Moscow District, 2012, No. 3.
-Judicial interpretation of civil law norms: content and limits (article) / Laws of Russia: experience, analysis, practice, 2016, No. 12;
-Civil law: textbook for bachelors. Volume 2. M .: Prospect, 2016 (co-authored);
— Grounds for canceling the decision of the arbitration court (article) / Laws of Russia: experience, analysis, practice, 2017, No. 4;
-The principle of proportionality and the application by the courts of Art. 333 of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation (article) / Lex russica, 2017, No. 5 (in co-authorship);
-Civil law: general provisions on obligations (study guide). Moscow: Prospect, 2017 (co-authored);
-Civil legislation and judicial practice: problems of interaction (monograph). Moscow: Prospect, 2017 (co-authored);
-Wine in civil law (article) / Bulletin of OmSU. Series Pravo. 2019,
No. 1 (co-authored);
-The concept, forms and types of guilt in the civil law of Russia / Russian civil law in the 21st century: tradition and modern challenges (dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the birth of D.I.Meyer) (monograph): Moscow: Prospect, 2020 (co-authored).