Longtime CMS Local Partner Maria Orlyk has succeeded Johannes Trenkwalder as Managing Partner of CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainze's Kyiv office.
Avellum Helps Furshet with Ukrainian Merger Control Aspects of Furshet’s Acquisition by Fozzy Group
Avellum has helped Ukrainian supermarket chain Furshet obtain merger control clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for the acquisition by the Fozzy Group of control over Furshet’s retail assets.
Overview of the Corporate Governance Code of Ukraine
Good corporate governance contributes significantly to increasing company value and strengthening the confidence of investors. It has been promoted in Ukraine, as across the world, in the past few decades, and in March 2020, the Core Code of Corporate Governance, which was based on the work of over 50 Ukrainian and international experts, was adopted by the National Securities and Stock Market Commission of Ukraine (NSSMC).
Guest Editorial: What is Changing in Lawyering in the Region
January is a perfect time to look back and plan for the future. To reconsider our accomplishments and learn our lessons. To think what could have been done better, more efficiently, or just in a different way. To set our expectations, make commitments, and dream big.
Sayenko Kharenko Advises EFSE on Loan to Bank Lviv
Sayenko Kharenko has advised the European Fund for Southeast Europe on its provision of a loan in the Ukrainian hryvnia equivalent of EUR 5 million to Bank Lviv.
The Buzz in Ukraine: Interview with Svitlana Gurieieva of Sayenko Kharenko
One of the most notable recent changes to Ukrainian law, according to Svitlana Gurieieva, Partner at Sayenko Kharenko, involves the Cabinet of Ministers' approval of new resolutions aimed at starting town-planning reform.
Aequo Helps Rostok-Holding Obtain Merger Clearance in Ukraine
Aequo has helped Ukrainian agro-industrial group Rostok-Holding obtain merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for the acquisition of Novgorod-Seversky Elevator, Novgorod-Seversky Agrarian Investments, and Demor.
CMS Advises ING Bank-led Syndicate of Banks on Extension of USD 300 Million Pre-Export Facility to Kernel Group
CMS has advised a syndicate of banks led by mandated lead arranger ING Bank N.V. in relation to the extension of a pre-export facility for Ukraine’s Kernel Group.
Asters Helps Zernoff Obtain Antimonopoly Approval for Privatization of Ukrainian Spirits Industry
Asters has helped Intreprinderea Mixta Zernoff S.R.L., an Eastern European manufacturer of spirits and strong alcoholic beverages, obtain approval from Ukraine's competition authority for its acquisition of Ukrspyrt's assets.
Ukraine Moves Forward Towards Opening of the Gaming Market
The Ukrainian Government continues to develop and adopt the gaming laws which are necessary to relaunch the Ukrainian gaming market.
Sayenko Kharenko Represents Zhejiang Baokang Wheel Manufacture in Anti-Dumping Investigation
Sayenko Kharenko has successfully represented Zhejiang Baokang Wheel Manufacture Co., Ltd. in an anti-dumping investigation related to imports into Ukraine of aluminum wheel disks originating in China and Russia.
Ukraine Approves List of Priority Investment Projects for 2021 – 2023
At the beginning of 2021, the Government of Ukraine published its decision No. 1581-p, dated 16 December 2020, on approval of the list of 102 investment projects prioritised by the State for 2021 – 2023 in such fields as culture and tourism, industry and manufacturing, energy, healthcare, transport, and sports. 76 out of 102 projects may be financed by investors, 47 of which – using a public-private partnership, including the concession framework.
Avellum Helps Samoran Investments Limited Obtain Merger Control Clearance for Acquisition of Rostok Agroinvest Limited
Avellum has helped Samoran Investments Limited, a company affiliated with Yakov Gribov, a beneficiary of the Nemiroff Group, obtain merger control clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for the acquisition of shares in Rostok Agroinvest Limited.
Vasil Kisil & Partners Advises KDD Group and Kovalska on Construction of NUVO Business Park
Vasil Kisil & Partners has advised the KDD Group and Kovalska on a project to build the NUVO Business Park.
Oleksandr Pashynin Becomes Head of Banking & Finance at Everlegal
Senior Associate Oleksandr Pashynin has been promoted to Counsel and Head of Banking & Finance at Everlegal in Ukraine.
Asters Defends Anders Aslund in Defamation Action
Asters has successfully defended Anders Aslund, a Swedish-American economist, diplomat, and expert on the Ukrainian economy, in a defamation dispute with Igor Kolomoisky, former co-owner of PrivatBank, before the Kyiv Court of Appeal.
Ilyashev & Partners Effects Reinstatement of Rector of National Aviation University in Ukraine
Ilyashev & Partners has successfully represented Volodymyr Mykolaiovych Isaienko in a dispute with the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine over his dismissal from the position of Rector of the National Aviation University. The case was heard by the Shevchenkivskyi District Court of Kyiv.
Volodymyr Yenich Makes Partner at Aver Lex
After five years with Aver Lex, Volodymyr Yenich has been promoted to Partner at the firm.