06 06 2009
This year The Best Real Estate Lawyer Award went to Oleg Alyoshin whose leadership as the Head of Vasil Kisil & Partners Real Estate & Construction Practice during what undoubtedly was one of the hardest years for this sector received high acclaim from both legal and business community.
05 06 2009
As the Third Annual Legal Awards Ceremony unraveled its winners it became clear why Vasil Kisil & Partners scooped the coveted Law Firm of the Year award second year in a row. With eight nominations (from the total of 22 categories) this year the firm lead by its legendary Managing Partner Oleg Makarov captured 6 awards – a result no other legal team came close to and a strong evidence of its full service capacity and its leadership in Ukraine. Oleg Makarov was also individually recognized with the Editor’s Choice Award “For outstanding professional achievements”.
04 06 2009
International IP Law Firms is a bilingual intellectual property directory published annually by Hurrymedia that maintains a strong legal entity network effectively serving legal professionals in China and abroad. It is published annually to satisfy the communication needs between international IP law firms and China. The aim of the publication is to build a bridge between international IP law firms and Chinese business community while further educating enterprises and organizations in China with international intellectual property knowledge.
03 06 2009
The "TOP-100. Best Top Managers of Ukraine” rating is put together annually by the weekly “Investgazeta” based on surveying opinions of top managers of Ukrainian companies in twenty different market segments. The candidates assess each other according to three groups of criteria: personal efficiency (reputation, authority, the ability to form a positive image of the enterprise), corporate efficiency (clear development strategy of the business, effective HR and social policies) and also the success of the enterprise/institution (positive development dynamic, ability to attract investment, entering new markets).
02 06 2009
On June 2, 2009 Natalia Dotsenko-Belous, a senior associate of Vasil Kisil & Partners law firm, conducted a meeting of a Ukrainian Building Association workgroup composed of Alexey Logunov, Executive Director of “Ukrstroicontract” and Timur Khromaev, Partner with АRTA Investment Partners LLC. The aim of the meeting was to create a mechanism of refinancing construction projects.
01 06 2009
The 10th Annual Conference of the Ukrainian Internet Association (UIA) and UA-IX Traffic Exchange Network was held from May 28 through June 1, 2009 in Sudak (Crimea). The event was dedicated to burning issues that concern the development of information and communication technologies in Ukraine.
27 05 2009
On May 27, 2009, the 2nd Annual Tax Conference of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) Ukraine took place in Kyiv. The main purpose of the event was to discuss topical issues arising in the area of international taxation in Ukraine and abroad.
26 05 2009
On May 20, 2009 the first meeting of “Yuridicheskaya Premia- 2009” Legal Award Nominating Committee gathered in order to determine the finalists in each of the 22 categories. Each year the very best in legal profession are chosen based not on their ranks and titles, but first and foremost on the actual professional achievements.
25 05 2009
On May 22, 2009, in Kyiv (Hotel Vozdvyzhensky), the Health Care Committee of the European Business Association conducted a workshop on Intellectual Property Rights Issue in Pharmaceutical Business. The importance of understanding intellectual property rights when doing business across the globe cannot be overstated. Extensive lobbying efforts of the EBA have led to some progress in terms of intellectual property rights protection in Ukraine, but a number of challenges remains.