Yuriy Kotliarov has joined Asters as a partner in charge of the Technology, Media and Telecommunications practice.
Sayenko Kharenko has advised the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation on its EUR 30 million loan to Ukraine, intended to fund a project designed to boost energy efficiency programs in Ukrainian universities and the teaching conditions in the facilities.
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang has advised the EBRWD on funding to improve the energy efficiency of public buildings in Ukraine. The Central Ukrainian city of Kremenchuk is the first municipality to receive funding under the EBRD’s Public Sector Energy Efficiency Financing Framework.
On 5 December 2017, Typical Requirements for Vertical Concerted Actions of Business Entities (hereinafter the "Typical Requirements"), approved by the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine (the "AMC"), became effective.
Aequo has advised the EBRD on matters of Ukrainian law related to its USD 25 million loan to Astarta, a Ukrainian agribusiness operator and sugar producer.
Vasil Kisil & Partners has successfully represented construction-company Rele for the second time in a dispute with the Kiev City Council involving the premature termination of a 49-year land lease agreement.
Former Avellum Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution Dmytro Marchukov and Senior Associate Serhii Uvarov have joined Integrites as Partner and Counsel, respectively.
Asters has successfully represented Metro Cash & Carry Ukraine in its challenge to fines levied by Ukraine's Antimonopoly Committee in a retail cartel case.
Ilyashev & Partners is advising Mozyrsalt OJSC, producers of evaporated salt, in an anti-dumping investigation involving white evaporated salt imported from Belarus to Ukraine, packaged in 25 to 50 kilograms bags and containers of up to 1000 kilograms.
Avellum has advised Deere & Company on Ukrainian employment matters related to its USD 5.2 billion acquisition of the Wirtgen Group.
Asters has acted as Ukrainian law counsel to the International Finance Corporation in connection with an over EUR 30 million loan to the IMMER Group, a Eastern European producer of flexible packaging.
Yaroslav Petrov has been promoted to Partner at Asters in Ukraine.
Sayenko Kharenko has advised PJSC Toronto-Kyiv on the complex restructuring of a cross-border syndicated loan facility from PJSC Alfa-Bank raised to develop the Toronto-Kyiv Business Center located in downtown Kyiv.
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang in Kyiv has announced that it advised SD Capital on English and Ukrainian law aspects of a joint venture transaction involving towage services in Ukraine’s Black Sea port of Yuzhnyi. P&O Maritime was advised on English law by Clyde & Co. and on Ukrainian law by Sayenko Kharenko.
Arbitrade advised Italian discount airline Ernest Airlines during its entry into the Ukrainian market.
On October 24, 2017, CEE Legal Matters reported that Mellanox Technologies, a software developer headquartered in Israel, would be opening an R&D center in Kyiv. We reached out to Gideon Rosenberg, Deputy General Counsel & Vice President of Legal Affairs at Mellanox, for more information.
Dentons is representing Bojer Innovativ Ingenior Radgivning, an engineering consulting company from Aarhus, Denmark, on its appeal of a lower court judgment regarding a raid of its property in Odessa, Ukraine.
Eucon has successfully represented Ukraine's Savik Shuster Studio TV Channel in a tax matter regarding the proper determination of the regular sale price of national TV programs compared with the sale price of programs to the Inter TV channel.