Vasil Kisil & Partners Advises “Confidence and Guarantee” Insurance Company on Changing Its Shareholding Structure

    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.

    Oksana Voynarovska and Valeriya Savchuk Join Working Group on Draft Labour Code

    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.

    Vasil Kisil & Partners Shortlisted for C4F Davos Awards 2016

    18 02 2016

    On February 17, 2016, the International Jury Board of the C4F (Communications for Future) Davos Awards announced the short list of finalists including 4 nominees from Ukraine. Vasil Kisil & Partners has been shortlisted in a corporate category with the project of cooperation with the non-governmental organization Responsible Future, Corporate Initiatives Center. The list of Ukrainian nominees in a personal category includes Maksym Yakover (Chasopys), Olha Kudynenko (Tabletochki Foundation), and Kateryna Venzhyk (Editor-in-Chief at The jury selected a total of 13 nominees in corporate and personal categories from many different countries.

    Vasil Kisil & Partners Advises Mystetskyi Arsenal on Intellectual Property Issues

    05 02 2016

    On February 9, 2016 the national art and culture museum complex Mystetskyi Arsenal will launch a retrospective art-project “Mariya Prymachenko. Boundless” and host a news conference dedicated to this event. Vladyslav Podolyak, Counsel with Vasil Kisil & Partners and Head of its Intellectual Property Practice Group, will present the peculiarities of legal support for art and culture projects as well as mural art project.