Legal alerts

Ukraine extended sanctions against certain Russian and other foreign companies and individuals

Generally, the sanctions limit economic activities in Ukraine, prevent the withdrawal of capital outside of Ukraine and prevent certain individuals from entering the country.

16 April 2019

Agribusiness is now free from participation in infrastructure development

On 1 January 2019, the amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On the Regulation of Town Planning Activity” No. 3038-VI, dated 17 February 2011, became effective.

31 January 2019


In implementation of the new Law of Ukraine “On Currency and Currency Transactions”, the National Bank of Ukraine introduced new currency control rules (“New FX Rules”) taking effect on 7 February 2019. The New FX Rules will remove or significantly ease over 20 currency control restrictions. 

29 January 2019

Joint stock companies must bring internal documents into compliance with regulation of National Securities and Stock Market Commission

On 6 January 2018, the Law of Ukraine “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Simplification of Doing Business and Investment Attraction by Securities Issuers” entered into force.

25 January 2019

Ukraine amends Tax Code

The Law is aimed at improving  tax administration and increasing some tax rates to ensure the budget balance.

11 January 2019