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22 December 2017

Top-10 innovations of the new Code of Administrative Procedure of Ukraine (in Russian) | article of Anton Sintsov, “Lawyer & Law”

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22 December 2017

Why the system of law should change (in Ukrainian) | article of Arsen Miliutin, “Novoye vremya”

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13 December 2017

Use of offshore companies (in Ukrainian) | article of Oleksandr Maydanyk, “Yurydychna gazeta”

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8 December 2017

Alimony recovery for parents (in Ukrainian and Russian) | article of Yuri Neklyaev, “Lawyer & Law”

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8 December 2017

Registration of mobile users. Convenience vs security (in Russian) | article of Taras Kyslyy, “Lawyer & Law”

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7 December 2017

Digital Personality: on empowerment of robots (in Ukrainian) | article of Vitaliy Kulinich, “Yurydychna gazeta”

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7 December 2017

Innovations to the criminal process – influence on the business (in Russian) | article of Orest Stasiuk, “Lawyer & Law”

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4 December 2017

On account concept settlement of nominee holders (in Russian) | commentary of Kateryna Oliynyk, “Interfax-Ukraine”

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29 November 2017

Healthcare Reform in the Ukraine and Investment Opportunities for the Private Sector | article of Viktoriya Podvorchanska, Roman Stepanenko, Kateryna Oliynyk and Lisa Mueller, BRIC Wall

Since the time of the Soviet Union (USSR) and pursuant to Ukraine’s Constitution, medical care in Ukrainian public hospitals (most hospitals are public hospitals) is supposed to be “free of charge” for all citizens. However, unlike the USSR, Ukraine is simply unable to sufficiently finance the extremely high costs associated with providing such free healthcare as well as maintain the outdated infrastructure of a number of public healthcare facilities. As a result, many patients in the Ukraine must pay for their healthcare, although these payments are often made “unofficially” (e.g., directly to doctors). Given this tension, as well as other weaknesses of Ukrainian healthcare system, many have called for its reform. arrow

23 November 2017

On tightening of measures for compulsory alimony payments (in Russian) | article of Talina Kravtsova, WoMo

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22 November 2017

New level of responsibility for avoidance of alimony payments (in Ukrainian) | article of Yuri Neklyaev, “Yurliga”

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22 November 2017

Novelties in Intellectual Property Protection

Starting September 2017, the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement (the “Agreement”) entered into force. According to the Agreement, Ukraine, among other things, has taken certain obligations for IP, though it was not clear whether they should apply with an immediate effect or after conflicting Ukrainian laws are changed. Recently, the Patent office finally explained that the Agreement will be applied in full and prevail over the national legislation, including the most relevant changes as follows. arrow

21 November 2017

On patent registration in Ukraine (in Russian) | commentary of Taras Kyslyy, “Delo.ua”

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16 November 2017

Development of cryptocurrency regulation (in Ukrainian and Russian) | article of Kateryna Oliynyk, “Ekonomichna pravda”

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15 November 2017

On dispute resolution through online services (in Ukrainian) | article of Olena Kozhokar, “Yurydychna gazeta”

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