Recently, leasing the land has become one of the commonest instruments for acquiring land plots for development. Developers tend to choose this option as it is less burdensome in terms of compliance and regulatory matters in comparison with the purchase of land. On the other hand, obtaining land on lease is almost the only lawful arrangement available to foreign investors.
Recently, a conference dedicated to the topical matters of Ukrainian corporate law was held in Frankfurt (Germany). The conference was organised by the Association for German and Russian economic law.
The article highlights some aspects of the reform of the judiciary in Ukraine in terms of the concept of judicial precedent. It also addresses controversial issues that have arisen in response to the adoption of the new Law of Ukraine on the Judiciary and Status of Judges.
We can state with confidence that the organisation of the conference was superb and all objectives were achieved
Liquidation of a company that provides services of maintaining a register of owners of registered shares
Voluntary liquidation can be instigated by the company which is solvent and can discharge all its existing liabilities and make all the payments due to its creditors, employees, budgets, etc.
2011 will be a hard year, for new but yet unknown rules of the game are to be laid down soon.
A new text of the Law of Ukraine on Preventing and counteracting the legalisation of the proceeds from criminal activity (money laundering) and financing of terrorism that came into force on 21 August 2010 has made a big splash.
Almost a half of the year has already gone since the day (i.e. 30 April 2009) when the Law of Ukraine on Joint Stock Corporations adopted on 17 September 2008 came into force.