Publications

  • 14 01 ‘2020

    According to the Law of Ukraine “On Making amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine in view of the Adoption of the Law of Ukraine” On Standardization”, which was adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on September 20, 2019 and signed by the President on October 11, 2019, provision has been made for the introduction in Ukraine of an exclusive voluntary application of national standards. ...

  • 9 01 ‘2020

    With a view to simplify the procedure of real estate assessment by introducing a new method of real estate assessment through its automatic appraisal by the module of the State Property Fund of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law of Ukraine “On Making amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine as regards Elimination of Corruption Scheme  the field of registration of information on reports to ...

  • 7 01 ‘2020

    With adoption of the new version of the Law of Ukraine “On Leasing of State and Municipal Property”,  signed by the President on December 24, 2019, a brand new mechanism for leasing such property was introduced.  The new lease terms are, in our viewpoint, more transparent and competitive.  The law will enter into force on February 1, 2020.

    Thus, according to the provisions of the Law in ...

  • 2 01 ‘2020

    The Law of Ukraine “On making amendments to Certain Acts as regards Encouraging Investment Activity in Ukraine”, adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on September 20, 2019, introduced into Ukrainian legislation the concept of trust ownership as a way of ensuring fulfillment of obligations, which is a type of property right  property for which the creditor who has received the property in the ...

  • 26 12 ‘2019

    Dear readers, We’d like to draw your attention to the fact that on December 18, 2019, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine opened an Office to counteract raiding  with a view to protect the violation of property rights of every person.

    The office of counteraction to raiding shall be result-oriented in the form of rapid restoration of rights of legal owners, reduce corruption risks, and ensure ...

  • 24 12 ‘2019

    Who of employers still do not know about the fine in the amount of 30 minimum wages (MW) for each “unregistered employee”, or the penalty of 100 MW for the non-admission of inspectors for the inspection to be conducted aimed at identifying such employees?

    For example, on December 1, 2019, the amounts equaled $ 12 519.00 UAH for each “unregistered employee”, and 417 300.00 UAH respectively.
    ...

  • 17 12 ‘2019

    The Law No. 199-IX dated October 17. 19, “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts on Improving the Procedure of Provision of Administrative Services in the Construction Sector and Creating a Unified State Electronic System in the Construction Sector ” came into force on December 1, this year.

    It is worth drawing the readers’ attention to these innovations, which introduced the formation of a ...

  • 5 12 ‘2019

    Starting from 2017, when the “old” “Procedure for exercising state control over the observance of labor legislation”, approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine (Cabinet of Ministers; Government) resolution dated April 29, 2017 No. 295 “Some Issues of Implementation of Article 259 of the Labor Code of Ukraine and Articles  34 of the Law of Ukraine “On Local Self-Government in Ukraine” was in ...

  • 3 12 ‘2019

    Starting on December 1, 2019, new “DBN” B.2.2-15: 2019 «Residential buildings.  General provisions”

    entered into force replacing old “DBN”.

    “DBN” - normative acts that are binding, and to be applied to the design of new and reconstruction of old ones, major repairs and technical re-equipment of residential buildings with a nominal height of 73.5 meters.

    According to the new regulations ...

  • 20 11 ‘2019

    As of November 24, 2019, some laws on the use of nuclear energy, which will supplement the list of basic dose limits of personnel exposure in the Law of Ukraine “On Protection of Human Being from the Effect of Ionizing Radiation” are expected to be amended, so that it will now be established that:

    For trainees and educators from the age of 18 who work with ionizing radiation sources, the ...

  • 14 11 ‘2019

    Today, renewable energy sources are developing very dynamically and play an extremely important role in the energy sector in many countries.  Governments are taking steps to increase the share of electricity produced from renewable energy sources (RES) in their countries’ energy balances, and requirements are set at the legislative level for a minimum of renewable energy use overall.  For ...

  • 12 11 ‘2019

    Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine continues to impress the society with the unprecedented pace of law making.  The figures speak volumes about: according to official information, only 220 laws were adopted at the 2nd session.  Of course, in such a situation, it is very difficult to “have your finger on the pulse”, but it is necessary, because the bills adopted yesterday will determine the legal reality ...