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…

Force Majeure As A Way To Avoid Losses In Liabilities
Force Majeure As A Way To Avoid Losses In Liabilities

Force majeure circumstances Events of force majeure, or as they are often called force majeure circumstances, as of today is the most talked about topic in the Ukrainian (and not only) business environment, immediately after discussing the spread of a coronavirus pandemic … and not…

COVID-19 Coronavirus Legal Issue Highlights and Guidance
COVID-19 Coronavirus Legal Issue Highlights and Guidance

Companies globally are facing the impact of Covid-19 coronavirus, with the need to prompt respond to the operational breakdowns and reduce the risks to their business. To help our clients and the public navigate this challenging time our team has prepared the legal insights explaining…

SDM Partners continues distantly working during quarantine
SDM Partners continues distantly working during quarantine

Dear Friends and Partners! SDM Partners continues distantly working during quarantine. We are committed to supporting our clients over the coming months of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are responsible for limiting our personal contacts and staying home. We will be happy to provide individual online…

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…