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March 29-30, 2023 | Warsaw | Ukraine: where are we now? Legal consequences of a year of the full-scale aggression

Russia’s aggression against Ukraine is a major violation of public international law. It has also created geopolitical and economic shock waves whose consequences will be felt in areas of international legal practice ranging from human rights to global investment, trade, and commercial disputes. Legal practitioners internationally and in the region share a vital interest in understanding the…
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The UBA’s position regarding the deprivation of Viktor Medvedchuk of the right to practice as a lawyer

On January 30, 2023, two Ukrainian lawyers, Ilya Kostin and Roman Tytykalo, filed a complaint with the Qualification and Disciplinary Commission of Kyiv City Bar Association (which was later forwarded to the Qualification and Disciplinary Commission of the Kyiv Regional Bar Association) regarding the deprivation of Viktor Volodymyrovych Medvedchuk of the right to practice law. Since the…
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The IBA digest: reports, interviews, events, a survey, a scholarship

The Ukrainian Bar Association brings to your attention a selection of materials from the International Bar Association (IBA): reviews, reports, and researches in various areas of law, interviews from the margins of the IBA Annual Conference 2022, a survey on principal developments in the legal profession and much more. A survey The IBA’s Future of Legal Services Commission is…
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Amendments to the Law on sports broadcast rights: the consequences will be felt this year

Yevhenii Promskyi, a member of the Council of the UBA’s Committee on Sport Law, an assistant attorney at ARES Law Firm, has predicted the consequences of the adoption of Law No. 2563-IX, which fundamentally changes the approach to the realization of sports broadcast rights in Ukraine. News about amendments to the Law of Ukraine “On Physical Culture and Sports” regarding the…
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