Bailiffs are seizing servers from the M Reestr company, the press department of YUKOS reported. M Reestr is YUKOS' registrar. The Russian Federal Court Bailiffs' Service is enacting the court's decision regarding the recovery of RUR99bn (about $3.4bn) in unpaid taxes from YUKOS. The Russian Federal Court Bailiffs' Service initiated legal proceedings against YUKOS for the failure to comply with a court order (Article 315 of the Russian Criminal Code). Officers of the Russian Interior Ministry held searches in the headquarters of M Reestr on July 7. However, the company denied any information on searches.
It is worth mentioning that M Reestr has stopped keeping the registers of YUKOS' wholly owned subsidiaries, namely Samareneftegaz, Yuganskneftegaz and Tomskneft.
More than 3,500 people were detained during unprecedented mass protests that swept across all of Russia in support of Alexey Navalny on January 23