Risks for foreigners when obtaining Ukrainian citizenship or residency permit

Ukraine is now quite good country to immigrate, especially for Middle East citizens who move to Ukraine to have better work. Also, many students from other countries decide to remain in Ukraine after finishing university. Other foreigners are attracted by possibility of opening their own business in Ukraine. Often Ukraine is considered as a good…

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IT-startups in Ukraine: It’s Time to Start

Ukraine, as a potential country for doing business, is often discussed by foreign investors, despite the fact that the ratings of favorable legal environment of Ukraine is not too high. The main reason for the low ratings of favorable investment climate in Ukraine is corruption and overly regulated legal regulation of business. In fact the…

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How to avoid a fraud adopting a child from Ukraine

The procedure of adoption of a child from Ukraine is complicated, expensive and long. Ukrainian legislation makes the process of adoption transparent as much as possible, candidates must prove their welfare and reputation (in the broadest sense of these words) to exclude the possibility of adoption by dishonest and careless parents. Also, in the process…

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Land property purchase in the Ukraine

Nowadays, land property is one of the most profitable objects of investment in Ukraine. Both Ukrainian and foreign investors show their interest in this sphere. The key point of investing in parcels lies in potential income estimation. In past 2-3 years, purchase of a parcel just to resale it lose popularity, because the time when…

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Adoption of Ukrainian children by foreigners

There are more than 25000 of children living in orphanages in Ukraine. Of course, all of them want to find a carrying family and loving parents. Not only Ukrainians can give them such an opportunity to find home, but also residents of other countries can do. Fortunately, Ukraine is loyal to adoption of children by…

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What is the best way for foreigner to let an apartment/house in Ukraine?

Deciding on the purchase of real estate and its further lease in Ukraine, any foreigner \ should consider the order of actions according to all legal requirements of current Ukrainian legislation. It is necessary to advise in order to care about and secure his/her future financial safety as well as prospective investments towards further monetary…

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Your business in Ukraine: new perspectives for the private sector or the time to think about the future

It’s not a secret that Ukraine is still one of the market dark horses in context of entrepreneurship. Not many of large companies venture to base their businesses here despite of the wide range of potentially profitable areas for investment. The events of winter and spring of 2014 scared even those who worked steadily for…

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What documents are needed for the employment contract of foreigner in Ukraine?

Due to current political changes, various processes of documentation preparation for foreigners in Ukraine seem to be easier than even a year ago. Due to this fact, one of such spread branches like creation and processing the employment agreements and contracts can generate much less issues, questions and complications in comparison to many other cases.…

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How to open the Ukrainian representative office of the foreign company?

Opening of the representative office of the foreign company in Ukraine can be a complicated process where numerous ins and outs must be taken into account. It may be full of unnecessary delays and worries for citizen of other countries, since they are not familiar with the requirements of the Ukrainian legislation. In addition, language…

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Registering the pharmaceutical company for foreigner in Ukraine

Starting a new business in Ukraine appeals to foreigners, as it provides a real opportunity for significant profits from trade at the pharmaceutical market. This niche of the market shows permanently existent and growing demand for different medical drugs along with various supplements and accompanying personal care products. Nowadays, Ukrainian cities in different corners of…

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Business establishment in Ukraine as one of the poorly stocked markets

Nowadays many foreigners plan to establish their own business in other country. It can be very profitable because every country has some advantages in comparison with other countries. For example, agro-industrial and agricultural spheres in Ukraine are developed on a very high level and the profit of having business in such spheres in Ukraine can…

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Marriage with Ukrainian Citizens

Nowadays, many people move to Ukraine to marry with Ukrainian citizens. A foreigner who married a person who lives in Ukraine will face a number of challenges before and after the registration of a marriage. This is not about difference between mindsets and some special culture features: in this article we will consider Ukrainian law…

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How does the foreigner validate documents issued in Ukraine?

The largest part of all documents confirming one or another status of the foreign person by some country will require a further legalization according to current regulations of any other country, where a foreign national plans to work and/or reside in the future. As it occurs in the most of cases, foreigner can be granted…

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Is it legal to write a secondary Ukrainian business contracts in English?

According to the widely common international practices, originals of the most important documents should be executed in more than one language which are native for each of the participants of the agreement. In such a manner, all the parties of the international agreement should clearly understand and accept the essence and conditions of document to…

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If your debtor is a resident of Ukraine

Debt collection is a complicated juridical procedure, especially if your debtor is in the other country. Along with the already familiar problems there are some additional aspects (like linguistic barrier, country’s specific legislation). It seems nearly impossible, but it can be solved easily. To solve the problem, a foreign businessman needs Ukrainian lawyers’ help. Foreign…

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Escrow – a new tool for doing business in Ukraine

A matter of trust in business has a very valuable. It is no exaggeration to say that many good bargains are not made because of doubts that counterparties fulfill all the conditions. For example, in the case of contract of sale the seller is not sure he would get money for the sold goods and…

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The Lost heritage: the problem of protecting the rights of interested heirs

Last time the world becomes more globalized, people actively move in search of better or more interesting work, look for a more comfortable place for living or the country where their children can get great perspective in life. But such activity is popular among young people. People of ripe years over 50 years almost never…

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Limitation in international trade

One of the legal instruments and security accreditation of the rights and interests of the parties in the liability is the mechanisms of judicial protection and /or arbitration. But these mechanisms have their own characteristics and aspects that are important to know to protect your interests effectively. Thus, the important aspect is the limitations, in…

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Surrogate mother from Ukraine: Law grounds

It is not a secret that an average childbearing age in the developed countries has significantly increased. Many people in developed countries live for a long time “for him(her)self” and star thinking about children only at the age of 40. And if such an age is not a problem for a man, a woman, even…

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Arbitration: your counterparty is a resident of Ukraine

It’s not a secret that all major international instruments in the field of international commercial arbitration are integrated into Ukrainian legislation. Particularly, Ukraine, as the successor of the USSR, is the co-signatory of the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958) and the European Convention on International Commercial Arbitration…

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What to do to quickly close the business in Ukraine

Ukraine, as one of the largest countries in Europe, with over 40 million citizens, has been and is potentially attractive for business. Some western companies, especially last ten years, have opened in Ukraine many joint companies or subsidiaries. Some business was fine, someone had not suspected result. As a result, foreign investors had liabilities: a…

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