On November 20, 2018, General Director of the Kyiv office SCHNEIDER GROUP, Mr. Yuri Donets and Associate Director, Legal & Tax of the Kyiv office SCHNEIDER GROUP, Mr. Artem Barinov, participated in a seminar organized by the Austrian International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). The event was dedicated to the topic “Ukraine – Law & contract design for export & branches”. The main goal of the event was to provide the participants with the important features of Ukrainian business practice in various areas. SCHNEIDER GROUP has been present in the Ukrainian market for more than 12 years, and possesses significant experience in supporting foreign businesses there. The presenters shared some of this experience with the audience.
Mr. Yuri Donets made an opening speech focusing on the current opportunities in Ukraine for international business in priority sectors of economy and practical advice in terms of Ukrainian business etiquette.
Mr. Barinov gave a presentation on the topic “Doing Business in Ukraine” with a focus on the following aspects:
– Contract design
– Tax rules
– Opening of a subsidiary company in Ukraine
– Questions of labor law
Presentations were followed by a Q&A session where participants had a chance to ask practical questions related to various aspects of doing business in Ukraine.