Knowledge of legislation is important not only for lawyers. A bright example is described in the practical case in “Labor and Law” magazine, # 9 (165). The situation when a young personnel officer doesn’t know which report documents to give in to the Job center is quite realistic. And the delays with providing these documents can cause sanctions.
Andrey Nikonenko, Konnov & Sozanovsky lawyer, knows everything on this issue:http://www.konnov.com//file/1380097698398/PiZ_9(165)_Nikonenko.pdf