Article 1209. The law applicable to the form of the transaction.
1. The form of the transaction is subject to the law of the place of its commission. However, a transaction made abroad cannot be invalidated due to non-compliance with the form, if the requirements of Russian law are met. The rules provided for in the first paragraph of this clause shall also apply to the form of power of attorney. 2. The form of a foreign trade transaction, at least one of the parties to which is a Russian legal entity, is subject, irrespective of the location of the transaction, to Russian law. This rule also applies in cases where at least one of the parties to such a transaction is an individual carrying out entrepreneurial activity whose personal law in accordance with Article 1195 of this Code is Russian law. 3. The form of the transaction in respect of immovable property is subject to the law of the country where the property is located, and in respect of immovable property that is entered in the state register in the Russian Federation, Russian law.
References to other articles of chapter 68. The law applicable to property and personal non-property relations: