The SDM PARTNERS team won the dispute with the client's landlord
The SDM PARTNERS team won the dispute with the client's landlord

In the beginning of the 2000s, a land lease agreement was concluded between the client and the state administration. However, as it turned out, the leased land partially (almost 15%) intersected with another land, violating the client’s rights and making it impossible to use the…

Successful defense of the company: seized property returned
Successful defense of the company: seized property returned

SDM PARTNERS team (partner Felix Aronovich, councelor Naira Agakarian and lawyer Kateryna Petrushyna) successfully protected the interests of Ukrainian companies in the return of temporarily seized property. For example, in late fall, the companies were searched, after which the investigator asked the court to seize…

NBFC was established in Ukraine
NBFC was established in Ukraine

The SDM PARTNERS team, led by partners Serhiy Dzis, Felix Aronovych and lawyer Hanna Nepomiashcha advised the Czech company on the establishment and initial support of a non-banking financial institution (NBFC) in Ukraine. The firm has successfully supported similar projects before. But it was the…

Land Market Law. What do you need to know?
Land Market Law. What do you need to know?

30.03.2020 the Parliament of Ukraine (Verkhovna Rada) has adopted in the second reading the Draft Law No. 2178-10 concerning the opening of the agricultural land market. The Draft Law provides for the gradual introduction of the following amendments: (A) the moratorium on alienation of agricultural…

Gambling legalization bill. What shall we expect?
Gambling legalization bill. What shall we expect?

On January 16, 2020, the parliament adopted in the first reading the bill No. 2285-d, related to state regulation of the organization and conduct of gambling. The Bill provides for the legalization of the following types of activities in Ukraine: casino gambling establishments, conducting gambling…

Tax reform strategy in Ukraine
Tax reform strategy in Ukraine

D. A. Getmantsev, Chairman of the relevant parliamentary committee, member of the parliament from “Servant of the People” PP, mentioned the main provisions of the planned tax reform in Ukraine. Among them are: reduction of the tax burden in 2020 (reduction of tax rates on…