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Dematerialization of shares: what shareholders need to know.

Many citizens of our state were, or still are, the owners of shares of certain companies. Simple registered shares give the holder certain rights, in particular, to participate in the management of a joint-stock company, to receive part of its profit and information on business activities. Shares give their owners…

Is it lawful to use someone else’s trademark?

Trademark  is a very valuable non-property asset along with other intellectual property objects,. But its value is underestimated in our country. Thus, trademark facilitates your products (goods or services) identification by consumers, prevents confusion among consumers, is one of the most effective marketing tools, and is also the basis for…

Main schemes for selling apartments in new buildings: the risks and advantages

Developers in Lviv use different schemes for selling apartments in new buildings. There are 5 basic schemes for selling apartments in new buildings in Lviv: - Housing and Construction Cooperative (HCC) - Preliminary sale-purchase agreement of apartment; - Sale and purchase agreement of property rights; - Construction Financing Fund (CFF);…

How can you establish a company (business) in Ukraine?

 A plenty of problematic issues arise, when you try to establish a company in Ukraine, namely – the taxation system, which one legal form is it better to choose, what particular documents shall be submitted at the registration stage, which authorities do it best, whether a license for some activities…

The assignment agreement on the real estate primary market

The assignment agreement is often used on the primary market due to the fact that most of the apartments in the early stages of construction have been bought by investors and they later sell their apartments . Because the building is not finished, the ownership of the apartment is not…

The non-residential premises lease agreement

A non-residential premises lease agreement is important for a lessee, as it defines main terms of relations between the lessor and the lessee. The office lease agreement must take into account all aspects. Usually the lessor (especially if it is the office center) offers the option of signing a contract,…

How a foreigner can get medical certificates in Ukraine?

If you are going to get a work permit and a temporary residence permit in Ukraine, you should collect a package of documents, including medical certificates. Current legislation sets peculiar forms of these certificates if you undergo medical examinations in any Ukrainian clinic. Attorneys at law “Bachynskyy, Kolomiets and partners”…