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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 Shortlisted as a Corporate Tax Law Firm 2013

The shortlist of the Finance Monthly Law Awards 2013 has been announced. Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm has been shortlisted in the category of Corporate Tax Law Firm of the Year for Ukraine.  

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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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Intellectual Property

The intellectual property practice at Gvozdiy & Oberkovych Law Firm is orientated at a strategic approach to the issues of management and protection of rights and assets which are the intellectual property of national and foreign clients in Ukraine.

The firm’s team consists of lawyers and attorneys who are experienced in intellectual property protection. Depending on the peculiarities and complexity of a task, patent counsels and technical consultants are enlisted into the working group. The experience and competence of specialists are based on an integrated mesh of knowledge and practice for supporting the entire scope of issues related to trademarks for goods and services, copyright, utility models, industrial samples and inventions. We provide services for legal support for the development, purchase, registration, licensing, protection of trademarks and other intellectual property objects, along with strategy and assets portfolio planning in the intellectual property sphere and its management. A separate focus area of the practice is resolution of disputes and protection of intellectual property rights through court proceedings and settlement of disputes related to unfair competition.

Our company’s intellectual property practice is closely related with experience in other areas of law. Intellectual property issues often arise while supporting international agreements on mergers and acquisitions or corporate restructuring. They also arise in the course of consultations with regard to transactions involving securities or tax planning, and are also object of interest during restructuring, or proceedings in bankruptcy cases.

Our clients in the area of intellectual property rights protection are leading companies from different industrial spheres. In particular, we provide advice to companies operating in the sector of consumer goods production, information technologies and electronic trade, media and telecommunications, energy, pharmacy and biotechnologies. The company also collaborates with influential private and non-government international organizations in the field of health care.