02 11 2009
November 2, 2009, Kyiv. The President of Ukraine by his Decree No. 867/2009 awarded Dr. Vasil Ivanovych Kisil with an Order of Merit of the 3rd Degree. Dr. Kisil is a professor of international private law at the Institute of International Relations, Doctor of Law, and Senior Partner of Vasil Kisil & Partners Law Firm. He was awarded for his substantial contribution to the development of higher education and training of licensed specialists in commemoration of the 175th anniversary of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University.
30 10 2009
On October 29, 2009, the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted, under the support of the All-Ukrainian Union of Building Materials and Products Manufacturers, an All-Ukrainian Forum on “Public Private Partnership as a Tool for Tackling the Economic Crisis in Construction and Development.”
29 10 2009
On October 21, 2001 the round table entitled "Cooperation between banks and borrowers amid recession: problems and solutions" organized by the Halytski Kontrakry publishing house took place in the Conference Hall of Kyivskyi Hotel. The event was attended by representatives of major Ukrainian banks and network banks, large investment companies, collector companies, law firms, the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine and business mass media, Vasil Kisil & Partners law firm was represented by Yulia Kyrpa, Senior Associate of Banking and Financial Law Practice. The principal purpose of the discussion was the aspiration of active credit market players towards building up a common operation system and coordinating the approach to and general interpretations of the existing legislative framework which regulates this sector.
29 10 2009
Mr. Oleksandr Shkarupa, managing partner of Alacor Holding, Mrs. Natalia Dotsenko-Belous, senior associate with Vasil Kisil & Partners Law Firm, and Mr. Stanislav Dubko, General Director of Credit-Rating Agency, held a press conference entitled “Letters of hypothecation: In Search of Unique Solutions for Investors” on October 28, 2009 in the press center of LIGABusinessInform Information Agency (23 Shamrylo Street).
26 10 2009
On October 23, 2009, the Kyiv bookstore “Znannya” hosted an autograph session of Leonid Parfyonov, a famous Russian journalist, TV host and the author of many revolutionary TV projects, on the presentation of his new project “Namedni. Nasha Era” in Ukraine. The first volume of this book series was published in 2008 by KoLibri Publishing House which, together with Makhaon and Inostranka Publishing Houses, forms part of Attikus Publishing Group*. The second volume of the project saw the light of day in May of 2009.
23 10 2009
In September 2009 Vasil Kisil and Partners has acted on behalf of Energy Standard Group (Cyprus) in connection with participation in auctions regarding the sale (privatization) of shares of Odessa Port Plant, OJSC.
23 10 2009
Vasil Kisil & Partners has acted on behalf of the grain trading group Ramburs (Ukraine) concerning the establishment of a joint venture with Trigon Agri AS (Denmark / Estonia), including the sale of shares in the Swiss grain trading company of Ramburs group and drafting option agreement for purchase of share in joint business.
16 10 2009
The First Ukrainian Competition Forum was held in Kyiv on October 15-16, 2009. The event was supported by the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine.
04 10 2009
The International Bar Association (IBA) held its annual conference on October 4-9, 2009 in Madrid (Spain). Dr. Tetyana Slipachuk, FCIArb. , partner with Vasil Kisil & Partners running its practice of international trade and arbitration, made a speech during the session dedicated to conflicts of interests in the international arbitration.
30 09 2009
On September 30, 2009, Vasil Kisil & Partners became a legal partner and a member of the Ukrainian National Mortgage Association.