Publications

  • 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 ...

  • 7 11 ‘2019

    Blockchain is not only a crypto currency, but also technology that can be used to protect public registry data from fraud;  it is so-called tokenization of assets - the ability to mark property rights using a data encryption system (cryptocodes);  implementation of anti-money laundering standards and the like.

    If you do not delve into the technical intricacies, the very principle of blockchain ...

  • 5 11 ‘2019

    It occurred on October 11, 2019, that the President of Ukraine signed the Law of Ukraine “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Encouraging Investment Activity in Ukraine” adopted by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on September 20, 2019 (Bill No. 1059 of 29.08.2019).

    The main objective of this Law is to overcome the unfavorable business climate in Ukraine and introduce ...

  • 31 10 ‘2019

    Recently adopted bill No. 1233 dated September 2, 2019 “On Amendments to the Labor Code of Ukraine (on Elimination of norms that violate the rights and legislative interests of employers of Ukraine)” is not falling from grace among many bills that are widely discussed on the network.

    http://w1.c1.rada.gov.ua/pls/zweb2/webproc4_1?pf3511=66611.

    It is not surprising.  Until recently, the ...

  • 29 10 ‘2019

    The provisions of the Law of Ukraine “On the Electric Energy Market” No. 2019-VIII regarding the sale and purchase of electric energy under bilateral agreements and the norms on the functioning of free electric energy market, in particular, “for the day-ahead” and intraday markets, entered into force on July 01, 2019.

    The law established obligations for the electricity supplier in a ...

  • 18 10 ‘2019

    According to the provisions of the Law of Ukraine No. 101-IX as of September 18, 2019, which have recently entered into force, it has been excluded from the Criminal Code of Ukraine Article 205 “Fictitious Entrepreneurship”.

    As a lawyer, I am positive and receptive to any legislative changes aimed at liberalizing criminal law.  The decriminalization of Article 205 of the Criminal Code of ...

  • 16 10 ‘2019

    During August-September 2019 Vyacheslav Kokhlyakov, Head of the Criminal Practice of Dynasty Law Firm, defended the client from charges of a particularly large amount of money laundering by the prosecutor's office of the city of Lyon of the French Republic committed by an organized group on investment contracts and the preservation of criminally obtained proceeds committed in the territories of ...