Real estate tax as a negative factor in "quick reforms"
Today, we are sadly forced to state that the implementation of the tax reform in December 2014 and the introduction of the corresponding amendments as a whole package only negatively…

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On issues of increasing the limitation period in civil proceedings
Professional lawyers of the Verdict consulting company from the city of Kharkov, based on their own practice, argue that in modern realities of life there is no country in which…

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Offshore companies as an asset protection tool have not disappeared
What is important for the owner of any asset? The optimal taxation of such an asset over the time it has been held and partly the desire to keep its…

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Extract from the Register of Property Rights to Real Estate

The purpose of obtaining an extract. The legislation of Ukraine provides that an owner who intends to make a transaction with his real estate located on a land plot must submit to the notary an extract from the Register of Property Rights to Real Estate, which is maintained by the technical inventory bureau.

The register of property rights to real estate is the only state information system containing information on registered rights, subjects of rights, real estate and construction in progress (hereinafter – real estate, sale of apartments, the rights of which are subject to state registration), documents of title and documents, based on which carried out state registration of ownership of the object under construction. Continue reading

How not to fall into the abyss with an arbitration clause: TOP 5 tips

There is much debate around what is best: state courts or the “Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), to which arbitration belongs. However, it is obvious that it is arbitration that is the best way to consider and resolve disputes, in which all the benefits of a jurisdictional form are combined with the loss of defects of a state court. Therefore, concluding an arbitration agreement, it is important to avoid language that can prevent the establishment of the will of the parties to the transaction. Although the clarity of the wording cannot compensate for the semantic flaws of the arbitration agreement. So, we highlight the TOP-5 problems, for the solution of which we offer appropriate advice. Continue reading

How can young lawyers come to the attention of the leaders of the legal market?

Nowadays, for success in any field it is not enough just to be a professional and to carry out your work efficiently. Lawyers need to be able to demonstrate their expertise and achievements to colleagues and clients, and students to classmates, teachers and potential employers. Speaking more scientifically, it is necessary to consistently and thoroughly build a personal brand.

This important topic is not studied in Ukrainian universities, but in vain. Young lawyers, who have been consistently working on the development of a personal brand since junior courses, even before they graduate, fall on the radars of HR specialists from leading law firms. They are much more likely to beat competitors for the vacant positions of top employers. Continue reading

Banking of the future: shouldn't banking?
“I fully admit that in five years our refrigerator connected to the Internet will be able to order products for the owners on its own, and the vacuum cleaner will…

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On issues of increasing the limitation period in civil proceedings
Professional lawyers of the Verdict consulting company from the city of Kharkov, based on their own practice, argue that in modern realities of life there is no country in which…

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Who has exhausted the right?
In conditions of cooperation with EU member states, national companies must take into account and adapt to the rules that apply in the EU market for goods and services, as…

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Beginning of currency control during export operations
The issues of exercising currency control on import and export operations of residents is regulated by the Law of Ukraine "On the Procedure for Settlements in Foreign Currency" dated September…

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