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Tymofi Sikorskyy, a partner with the Salkom Law Firm, and Sergii Melnychenko, an associate, have attended a meeting of the Real Estate and Construction Committee of the Ukrainian Bar Association.

01.03.2019
A meeting of the Real Estate and Construction Committee of the Ukrainian Bar Association was held on 27 February 2019. The committee members, lawyers from various law firms, representatives of a banking sector, experts and members of the Council of the UBA Committee discussed the issues pertinent to the real estate sector, such as a status of escrow agents and a procedure for becoming one, what beneficiaries should do to receive money from an escrow account, which documents are required, and what a filing procedure is.

This is an emerging practice for Ukraine. The members of the Council of the UBA Committee made a presentation on the special aspects of securing a provisional agreement, explained its difference from other contracts, and security of the performance. They also discussed a concept of exclusive agreement and practice of their application in the USA.

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