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Lawyer’s Speech is Lawyer’s Business Card. A Workshop by Oleksii Shevchuk

A workshop on lawyer’s speech in court was held in Kyiv on the 15th of December 2016. The workshop was conducted by Oleksii Shevchuk, a lawyer and GENTLS law firm associated partner, along with his Russian colleague Ilya Novikov, who defended Nadiya Savchenko from prosecution in Russia, and who is also known as an erudite of the TV-show What? Where? When? In his speech Oleksii Shevchuk revealed some secrets of the preparation for court hearings, attention control techniques and shared ...

GENTLS represented Arsenii Yatseniuk in the defamation case.

Oleh Gromovyi, GENTLS managing partner, won the defamation case for the ex-Prime Minister of Ukraine Arsenii Yatseniuk. Information that Arsenii Yatseniuk allegedly bought 24 houses in Miami was posted on the Internet and later disseminated by the media. Arsenii Yatseniuk publicly denied this information and decided to defend his honor and dignity and approached GENTLS law firm for the protection of his rights and interests. ‘Such claims are usually filed by clients, whose business reputation is highly valued. It is quite ...

Oleh Gromovyi, GENTLS Law Firm Partner, Spoke at a Conference in Kharkiv on Private Bailiffs

On the 29th of November 2016 a conference titled The Place of a Private Bailiff in the System of Court Decisions Enforcement took place in Kharkiv. It was organized by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine and the Commercial Law Centre. The conference addressed current issues of the new profession of a private bailiff. In his speech Oleh Gromovyi, GENTLS law firm partner, explained how a business should choose private bailiffs, how to build an effective interaction with them and ...

Oleh Gromovyi, GENTLS Law Firm Partner, was invited as an Expert to the Round Table Forensics Role in Intellectual Property Court Cases, Held in the Press-Center of LIGABusinessInform IA On the 24th of November 2016

At the meeting of experts in the field of intellectual property Oleh Gromovyi highlighted the importance of the establishment of a specialized court for intellectual property disputes in Ukraine. ‘The Intellectual Property Court is a chance to improve the judicial protection of creative intellectual activity products, including marks for goods and services, trade names, inventions, utility models, industrial designs, copyright and related rights, and other intellectual property rights. The new court will facilitate the systematization of the court practice within ...

Oleksandr Rublia, GENTLS Law Firm Lawyer, Explained how Officials should Protect Themselves from Law-Enforcement Authorities in Connection with E-Declarations

Oleksandr Rublia, GENTLS Law Firm Lawyer, explained the consequences of e-declarations for officials to LigaZakon publication. In his article Revision of E-Declarations: What Threatens Officials Who Showed Their Billions? Oleksandr focused on controlling powers of the National Anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine and the grounds for application of Article 3661 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, envisaging liability for filing knowingly false information in the declaration or for intentional avoidance of filing such a declaration by the declaration subject.