Pros and Cons of Paying the Residential Real Estate Tax in Ukraine 29/11/2016 November 29, 2016 by Iaroslav Iarovyi Senior Associate at ENGARDE The law on taxing residential real estate in Ukraine was passed back in 2014. But notwithstanding the time lag it has not played any influence on the majority of Ukrainian citizens. The first reading of the law provided for massive tax reliefs. Tax obligations arose only with owners of flats with total area exceeding 120 m2 and with owners ...

Irina Nazarova and Dmytro Donenko publish a review of the international arbitration market 17/11/2016 Managing Partner of ENGARDE Irina Nazarova and Senior Associate of the firm Dmytro Donenko have authored a review of the international arbitration market. The article was published in the annual research project of Ukrainian legal weekly Yurydychna Gazeta titled “Market Leaders: 2016 Rating of Ukrainian Law Firms.” The authors have analyzed the tendencies prevailing at the international arbitration market, as well as the process of choosing ...

Iryna Shevchuk writes on the human rights in the aspect of labour relationships 10/11/2016 ENGARDE’s Senior Associate Iryna Shevchuk has published an article in the legal weekly Yurydychna Gazeta. The article deals with the issues of human rights in the sphere of labour relationships. Iryna Shevchuk has analyzed the topic of prohibition of slavery, forced labour and trafficking in human beings in accordance with article 4 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms. Besides, ...

Irina Nazarova speaks on the role of women in legal business 11/03/2016 ENGARDE’s Senior Associate Iryna Shevchuk has published an article in the legal weekly Yurydychna Gazeta. The article deals with the issues of human rights in the sphere of labour relationships. Iryna Shevchuk has analyzed the topic of prohibition of slavery, forced labour and trafficking in human beings in accordance with article 4 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms. Besides, ...

Khrystyna Kostiushko analyzes “pros” and “cons” of arbitration and mediation 04/12/2015 «ENGARDE’s» associate Khrystyna Kostiushko has published an analytical review comparing the “pros” and “cons” of international arbitration and mediation. The author pointed out the circumstances under which recourse to arbitration is preferable over recourse to mediation, and vice versa. Khrystyna also highlighted the correlation between arbitration and mediation both in theory and in practice. For reading the whole article in Ukrainian follow this link  

ENGARDE`s team publish a market analysis article on international arbitration in Ukraine 27/11/2015 A team of authors from ENGARDE consisting of Dmytro Donenko (senior associate), Khrystyna Kostiushko (associate) and Vyacheslav Hnatyuk (public relations manager) have published a review of the international arbitration market in Ukraine. The publication was carried by the research project of “Yurydychna Gazeta” legal weekly titled “The client`s choice. TOP-100 lawyers of Ukraine 2014/2015.” Follow this link, if you wish to read the whole article in ...

Kiev Arbitration Days 2015: Think Big! in the media spotlight 27/11/2015 The international conference Kiev Arbitration Days 2015: Think Big!, which took place in the beginning of November 2015 with ENGARDE’s support, was not only interesting for its participants, but also attracted media spotlight. We offer to your attention the articles covering the conference in a leading legal publication of Ukraine – Yuridicheskaya Praktika weekly. In order to get acquainted with the respective texts, please click on ...

The Ukrainian legal weekly “Yurydychna Gazeta” published a report on the international seminar held jointly by the Association of Judges of Ukraine and the Ukrainian Bar Association. 26/11/2015 «ENGARDE» offer to your attention the report by the respected publication “Yurydychna Gazeta” on the international arbitration seminar held jointly on 2 November 2015 by the Association of Judges of Ukraine and the Ukrainian Bar Association. The event was supported by the law firms «ENGARDE» and Egorov Puginskiy Afanasiev and Partners Ukraine. You can read the full report in Ukrainian by following this link

“Yurydychna Gazeta” published an article by Iryna Shevchuk 05/10/2015 A national legal weekly “Yurydychna Gazeta” published an article by Iryna Shevchuk, a Senior Associate at ENGARDE. The article is devoted to the complex issue of applying the European Court’s of Human Rights (ECHR) case-law by Ukrainian courts. The author has made clear the priority of the European Convention of Human Rights over the national laws and by-laws with the exception of the Constitution of ...

Irina Shevchuk has published on the ECHR practice 30/04/2015 Irina Shevchuk, ENGARDE’s senior associate, published the article titled “Submitting a complaint to the ECHR: procedural requirements” in “Yurydychna gazeta” (No. 16 (462) as of 21 April 2015). In line with the title of the article Iryna paid major attention to the requirements, under which an applicant has to perform in order to increase the chances for her or his complaint to be considered on the ...