The client of VN Lisitsyn acted as general director and was charged under Part 2 of Art. 201 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. (the use by a person performing managerial functions in a commercial organization of his powers contrary to the legitimate interests of this organization and in order to derive benefits and advantages for others, which have entailed grave consequences). The court sentenced him to imprisonment for a period of 2 years and 6 months.
As a result of the appeal, the defendant’s punishment was changed from real to conditional and he was released from custody.