10 11 2008
The 7th Stanislav Dnistrianskyi National Moot Court Competition on Civil Law and Procedure took place in Lviv on November 6-7, 2008. The same as last year’s event, this year the moot court tournament was sponsored by the law firm Vasil Kisil & Partners.
07 11 2008
On November 6, 2008, Russian Managers Association, Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg State University and Publishing House «Kommersant-Ukraina» organized a roundtable entitled “Corporate responsibility: how to evaluate what business contributes to the development of society?", at Regency Hyatt, Kyiv.
06 11 2008
On November 3, 2008, Commercial and Information Advertising Centre "Sense" LLC signed a basic set of agreements regarding attracting an investor into the construction of an administrative building in Kyiv. “Sense” leases a number of land plots totaling 0.17 hectares in territory and acts as a developer of this non-residential construction project. "Beacon Properties" LLC, a Ukrainian company controlled by foreign investment funds, entered the project as the investor.
04 11 2008
On October 31, 2008, the Ukrainian Bar Association conducted the Second Annual Corporate Law Forum in HYATT Regency hotel, Kyiv. This year the main purpose of the gathering was to discuss the New Joint Stock Company Law signed by the president of Ukraine on October 22 and officially made public on October 29.
03 11 2008
The Second Pan-Ukrainian Arbitrators’ Congress took place in Kyiv on October 31, 2008. 73 delegates participated in the event which this year had the following on its agenda: the evaluation of the Ukrainian Chamber of Arbitration (UCA) activity and prospects of development for the arbitration legal procedure.
30 10 2008
On October 29, 2008, the annual “The directions of food retail market development” conference within the bounds of the World Food Ukraine – 2008 exhibition took place in Kyiv.
30 10 2008
The second 2008 edition of The Mergers & Acquisitions Review published by Law Business Research Ltd, London, has “gone global” expanding its scope well beyond Europe. For the second year in a row the chapter on Ukraine was contributed by Vasil Kisil & Partners’ Head of Corporate/M&A Practice, Denis Lysenko, Partner, and Anna Babych, Senior Associate.
30 10 2008
On 28 of October 2008, Vasil Kisil & Partners’ associate Oksana Zizda took part in the Joint Meeting of the American Chamber of Commerce (ACC) Legal Committee and Tax Committee dedicated to the Draft Law #3062 on Amendments to the Law “On prevention and counteraction of money legalization (laundering), received by illegal means”, adopted in the first reading by the parliament on September 25.
20 10 2008
The international conference “Internationalization of companies: tax & legal framework of reference” took place October 17 – 18, 2008, in Gardone Riviera (Lake Garda, Italy). This gathering was attended by ~ 350 Italian and European business representatives, as well as financial and legal consultants.
16 10 2008
On October 10, 2008, Vasil Kisil & Partners' associates Yury Grytsenko and Oksana Franko took part in the European Business Association Tax Committee meeting devoted to the preparation of a position paper on tax system reform and conceptual ideas to be reflected therein.