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Redcliffe Partners has helped GE Capital, the financial services division of General Electric, obtain merger clearance from Ukraine's competition authority in connection with the sale of the PK AirFinance aviation lending business to Apollo Global Management and Athene Holding Ltd.

Read more: Redcliffe Partners Helps Obtain Merger Clearance for GE Capital's Sale of PK AirFinance

Kinstellar’s Kyiv office, in coordination with lead counsel Clyde & Co, has successfully represented Qatari port operator QTerminals in its successful tender for the port concession project involving the Black Sea Port of Olvia.

Read more: Kinstellar and Clyde & Co. Advise QTerminals on Successful Bid for Port Concession Project in...

The draft Law on Labour no. 2708 (the Draft) filed by the Government of Ukraine to the Parliament in late 2019 caused a stir and debates among employees, trade unions, within the legal community, in press and social media.

Read more: Draft Law on Labour: Pros and Cons for Ukrainian Employers and Employees

Baker McKenzie has advised the shareholders of Biopharma, a Ukrainian manufacturer of pharmaceuticals and healthcare products, on the carve-out of its non-plasma business and its sale to Stada AG, a global manufacturer of pharmaceuticals and consumer healthcare products. Arzinger reportedly advised Stada on the deal.

Read more: Baker McKenzie Advises Biopharma on Sale of Pharmaceutical Business to Stada

Sayenko Kharenko and Latham & Watkins have advised BNP Paribas, JP Morgan, and Raiffeisen Bank International as the joint lead managers of Ukraine’s EUR 1.25 billion Eurobond issuance. Avellum and White & Case advised Ukraine's Ministry of Finance on the issuance.

Read more: Sayenko Kharenko, Latham & Watkins, Avellum, and White & Case Advise on Ukrainian Eurobond Issuance

Ukrainian commercial and residential real estate markets continue to be dynamic and are becoming more and more attractive to both local and foreign investors. The new Ukrainian Parliament, elected in summer 2019, has already passed some laws necessary for the development of the real estate sector and attracting investments to it. Below you will find an overview of the most significant changes in Ukrainian real estate legislation regarding buildings and construction in 2019.

Read more: Changes in Ukrainian Real Estate Regulations in 2019

Acting on behalf of Hemoplast PJSC, Ilyashev & Partners has persuaded Ukraine's Interdepartmental International Trade Commission to initiate a safeguard investigation into syringe imports to Ukraine regardless of the country of origin or export, which the firm says "protects the interests of all Ukrainian syringe manufacturers."

Read more: Ilyashev & Partners Initiates Safeguard Investigation into Syringe Imports into Ukraine

Ilyashev & Partners has helped Druzhkovka Hardware Plant PrJSC initiate an anti-dumping investigation into imports of steel fasteners from the People’s Republic of China to Ukraine.

Read more: Ilyashev & Partners Helps Druzhkovka Hardware Initiate Anti-Dumping Investigation

Vasil Kisil & Partners has advised Lekhim-Obukhiv LLC on the acquisition of two land plots from Helikom LV, a manufacturer of wood-plastic composites in the Ukrainian community of Obukhiv.

Read more: Vasil Kisil & Partners Advises Lekhim-Obukhiv on Acquisition of Land Plots in Ukraine

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