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Yurydychna Gazeta Weekly Shortlisted 4 Lawyers of Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm with its Research ‘Client’s Choice. Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine 2012-2013’

A reputable Ukrainian legal weekly Yurydychna Gazeta has announced the shortlisted 300 lawyers of Ukraine, which appeared as highly recognized by business community, clients and peers interviewed for the independent research ‘Client’s Choice. Top 100 Best Lawyers of Ukraine 2012-2013’.

Sergiy Oberkovych received the ‘Lawyer of the Year’ accolade with Best Lawyers Guide

The 2013 edition of Best Lawyers Directory has recently unveiled the results of an annual peer-review assessment for Ukraine. Sergiy Oberkovych, Senior Partner of Gvozdiy & Oberkovych law Firm, has been honoured the ‘Lawyer of the Year’ accolade for expertise in Land Law & Zoning.  

Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm Maintains High Rankings with the Legal 500 Directory

Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm once again has earned high positions with a top legal international directory. The Legal 500 EMEA guide, edition 2013, has highlighted the firm’s stable sitting in 5 core practice areas – Corporate and M&A, Real Estate, Tax, Banking & Finance and Dispute Resolution – and granted a significant step-up in the individual rankings.     

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Sensible debt

Author: Sergiy Oberkovych
Source: Kommersant-Ukraine
Appendix “50 leading banks of Ukraine”
The text is available in Russian
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ІІ Annual Summer Forum of the Ukrainian Advocates' Association on public law

Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm acted as the general partner of the Forum on public law, which is held by the Ukrainian Advocates' Association for the second consecutive year. The plan for the second session of the forum included a report from the firm’s Managing Partner Valentyn Gvozdiy and Senior Associate Oleg Tarasiuk on the topic: “Trends in court practice with regard to certain categories of tax disputes”.

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Sergiy Oberkovych
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Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm has considerable experience of cooperation with active players in the automobile market – national and branded automakers, leading car importers, and dealer networks all over Ukraine. Our lawyers advise clients on a wide range of corporate and contract legislation, corporate management and labour relations, taxation and securities, intellectual property rights, customs and trade regulation, antimonopoly and competition legislation (including legislation relating to international agreements under the World Trade Organization (WTO). We also defend the rights of automakers in courts in cases involving consumer protection.

Our lawyers cooperate with automobile industry clients in all aspects of planning and building dealer networks, including the development of distribution agreements and audit of potential dealers. The firm carries out registration of trademarks for goods and services and protects the rights of car manufacturers and authorized dealers from illegal actions by “grey” importers.

In the business of the automotive market the firm advises on issues of customs clearance of cars, import duty and excise tax, explains aspects of the customs value adjustments and tax consequences of customs operations to businesses dealing with customs, tax and other regulatory agencies. The firm's advocates also support automotive business in court disputes and appeals with the customs and tax authorities.