29 05 2013
23 05 2013
The article is available in Russian only
16 05 2013
The first penalty for privacy non-compliance in Ukraine was imposed on a Ukrainian company by Kyiv’s local court resolution of February 7, 2013 which was upheld by a ruling of the Kyiv Court of Appeals dated March 5, 2013.
13 05 2013
This article examines obtaining and enforcing patents in Ukraine, in particular the legal landscape and recent developments in patent protection at the customs border, obtaining patent protection, patent enforcement including patent licensing strategies, enforcement and defence in the courts and evidence collection for patent enforcement, including general issues and peculiarities for patent infringement proceedings.
13 05 2013
The Ukrainian banking system is a two-tiered system, comprising the central bank and commercial banks. The central bank of Ukraine is the National Bank of Ukraine (the “NBU”), vested with powers and authorities to establish the stability of the national currency of Ukraine (i.e. “hryvnia”, “UAH”), supervise participants of the banking system, and issue regulations governing the activity of Ukrainian commercial banks. Therefore, all commercial banks (including state-owned banks) operate under the supervision of the NBU.
26 04 2013
Published by the "Ukrainian Law Firms 2013. A Handbook for Foreign Clients"
25 04 2013
Published by "Ukrainian Law Firms 2013. A Handbook for Foreign Clients"
23 04 2013
Published in Global Employment Law Bulletin, Spring 2013
16 04 2013
Although it has been nearly five years since Ukraine was hit by the global financial crisis, the macroeconomic outlook for the country remains challenging. The economic downturn significantly affected the liquidity of banks, many of which found themselves in financial troubles due to the inability to meet some of the ratios set forth by the National Bank of Ukraine (the “NBU”) and numerous failures vis-a-vis the customers.
16 04 2013
Relevant Authorities and Legislation, Application for a Trade Mark, Absolute Grounds for Refusal, Relative Grounds for Refusal, Opposition, Registration, Registrable Transactions, Revocation...