Vasil Kisil & Partners has advised Mondelez International on buy-out of 1,975 minority shareholders from Mondelez Ukraine PrJSC credited to the securities account of controlling shareholder Kraft Foods Entity Holdings B.V.
Aequo has advised Dragon Capital Investment Limited, a private equity investor in Ukraine and member of the Dragon Capital group of companies, on its acquisition of the 17,000 square meter Eco Tower business center in Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine, from Austria's Conwert Group. The sellers were reportedly represented by CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz.
On May 7, 2018, CEE Legal Matters reported that DTEK Renewables is developing the Nikopol solar power plant project in Ukraine, which will be the most powerful in the country. We reached out to Ivan Lyakh, General Counsel for DTEK Renewables, for comment.
“Corruption continues to be among the biggest issues in Ukraine,” says Lidiya Klymkiv, Partner at Axon Partners. “There is some kind of quiet consent with corruption, not only among ordinary people, but also in the legal market itself, as there are many stories involving unethical behavior of representatives of the legal profession in court.”