13 06 2016
On June 9, 2016 Andriy Stelmashchuk, Managing Partner of Vasil Kisil & Partners, was elected as the Chairman of the Selection Board for the post of the Head of the National Agency for Investigation, Detection and Management of Assets Derived from Corruption and Other Crimes.
07 06 2016
Vasil Kisil & Partners’ 6 partners and 12 practice groups have been highly recommended by the international directory Best Lawyers 2017.
07 06 2016
Vasil Kisil & Partners has acted as a legal advisor in an international labor project managed by an American law firm focused on labor and employment. The project was related to sophisticated staff reduction, including termination of service agreements with private entrepreneurs serving as IT specialists.
26 04 2016
Vasil Kisil & Partners is top ranked in six practices by the international legal directory Chambers Europe 2016. Dispute resolution, real estate, labour & employment, tax, corporate/M&A, energy & natural resources practices are highly recommended by the edition.
25 04 2016
The attorneys of Vasil Kisil & Partners have successfully represented a Ukrainian real estate company in a VAT refund dispute before the Superior Administrative Court of Ukraine.
21 04 2016
Vasil Kisil & Partners has advised the concern NICMAS (formerly known as UkrRosMetal) on issues related to the corporate restructuring of its group which includes more than 30 Ukrainian and foreign companies.
14 04 2016
According to recent research conducted by The Legal 500, one of the most reputable international legal guides, 6 practices of Vasil Kisil and Partners have been highly recommended in 2016 ranking.
11 04 2016
In March 2016, “Confidence and Guarantee” Insurance Company withdrew from Russian Standard Bank Group (RF). This enabled the company to comply with the requirements introduced about a year ago by the Law of Ukraine “On Licensing Types of Business Activity”, which prevented residents of states that commit military aggression against Ukraine from exercising control over the activities of Ukrainian licensees. This also helped the company retain its insurance license and successfully appeal a license revocation decision previously adopted by the National Commission for Regulation of Financial Services Markets. According to the licensee, “Confidence and Guarantee” IC continues to operate as usual and provide quality services to its clients and partners.
25 03 2016
Vasil Kisil & Partners has advised a major Swedish manufacturer of outdoor power tools on dismissal of its Ukrainian subsidiary’s General Manager (GM). Lawyers of Vasil Kisil & Partners have assisted in negotiations on employment termination, namely have drafted and concluded a mutual termination agreement with the GM.
23 03 2016
Oksana Voynarovska, Partner at Vasil Kisil & Partners, and Valeriya Savchuk, Associate, have become members of the Working Group finalizing the Draft Labour Code for the second reading. The Working Group was established at the Social Policy, Employment and Pension Provision Committee of the Ukrainian Parliament.