The president has signed a law on Diia City, but the regime is not yet working. We tell why and when to expect the start of working
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The president has signed a law on Diia City, but the regime is not yet working. We tell why and when to expect the start of working

On August 11, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky signed the Law “On Stimulating the Development of the Digital Economy in Ukraine.” Thus, he launched a special legal regime for the IT industry – Diia City. However, in practice, this does not change anything for professionals and companies. We clarified when the regime would be launched and what […]

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How Diia City will affect IT companies and professionals. Review of the final version of the Bill 4303
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How Diia City will affect IT companies and professionals. Review of the final version of the Bill 4303

On July 15, 2021, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine voted in favor of the Bill No.4303 on “Stimulating the Development of the Digital Economy in Ukraine.” The DOU editorial board decided to find out how the IT-sphere will function in the new conditions. So we analyzed the bill’s final text together with Serhiy Barbashin, IT […]

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Comparative advertising, unfair competition, and what preferences gives registered TM
Intellectual property
Comparative advertising, unfair competition, and what preferences gives registered TM

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Confirmation of beneficiaries by October 10, 2021, or a fine of up to UAH 51,000: we tell you about the changes
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Confirmation of beneficiaries by October 10, 2021, or a fine of up to UAH 51,000: we tell you about the changes

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What to do if the CEO has disappeared and there is no connection with him
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What to do if the CEO has disappeared and there is no connection with him

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Can a court compare trademarks as an average consumer?
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Can a court compare trademarks as an average consumer?

The similarity of trademarks is the basis for refusing registration or dispute over recognizing the certificate as invalid. As registration, that means the use of such a trademark, contradicts the primary purpose of TM – to distinguish the goods and services of some people from others. The article considers the approaches to recognizing the similarity […]

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Practical advice for LLC registration
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Practical advice for LLC registration

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Bringing taxpayers to justice in a new way
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Bringing taxpayers to justice in a new way

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Copyright: nuances of registration and transfer of rights
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Copyright: nuances of registration and transfer of rights

The objects of copyright are works in the field of science, literature, and art. These can be computer programs, music with and without text, fine art, photography, jewelry, and more. An exhaustive list of works is enshrined in Article 8 of the Ukrainian Law “On Copyright and Related Rights.” Let’s understand: when copyright arises, whether […]

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Peculiarities of concluding significant transactions in excess of the authority of an official
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Peculiarities of concluding significant transactions in excess of the authority of an official

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