Relevant information

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners acts as legal counsel to foreign investors in arbitration tribunals at the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (Kingdom of Sweden).

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners acts as a legal counsel to Ms Marjana Bykova, a daughter of Mr Leonid Bykov, the famous Ukrainian and Soviet film director and actor, at the European Court of Human Rights.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners successfully acted as a legal counsel to the pharmaceutical company Sanovel Ilac Sanayi Ve Ticaret As (Turkish Republic) in a case against Pfizer Inc. (USA) concerning the application of a patent.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners represents the interests of the investment company Carlton Trading Ltd in the European Court of Human Rights.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners successfully represented the interests of Giemme Stile S.p.A (Italy) in a case concerning the rights to the trademark Francesco Molon (Italy), elite Italian furniture.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners represents the interests of B&H, the biggest Ukrainian distributor of films, in the European Court of Human Rights.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners successfully acted as a legal counsel to the distributors of Twentieth Century Fox, Walt Disney Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Universal Pictures, Sony/Columbia Pictures in a number of cases related to the assessment of royalties for customs duties.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners successfully represented the interests of Carlton Trading at the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (Kingdom of Sweden). All claims filled were affirmed by the Tribunal.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners acted as a legal counsel to the owners of the construction company NSI Bud (Ukraine) in matters related to the acquisition of the corporate rights. As a result of the successful transaction the aforementioned construction company entered into the corporation Ukrpodshipnik.

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners acted as a legal counsel to Jotun Paints (Europe) Ltd (UK) at the International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Ukraine) in case brought against Wadan Yards Ocean OJSC (Ukraine).

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners acted as a legal counsel to Trading House Kamaz LLC (Ukraine) in an out-of-court settlement of a dispute with Vinci Construction Grands Projets s.a.s. (France) and Bouygues Travaux Publics s.a. (France).

Oleksandr Peremezhko & Partners acted as a legal counsel to Trading House Kamaz LLC (Ukraine) in a case brought against Tavazi LLC (Georgia).

Intellectual property

Practice related the acquisition and protection of intellectual property in our firm includes transactions with trademarks, software, music and audio-visual products and other creative works. The demand for legal services in this area is consistently high, due to the large number of infringements of copyright and author`s rights in Ukraine.

Our lawyers have provided legal services to the leading companies of Ukraine in a sphere of development, protection and exploitation of intellectual property. Our firm has gained an extensive legal experience in challenging the illegal application of trademarks, distribution of counterfeit products (audio-video products, computer software), and illegal public viewing/screening of audio-visual works.

Our services:

  • drafting of the agreements relating to the transfer of intellectual property, including licensing agreements, copyright agreements, sales contracts and franchising;
  • legal support of the enforcement of contracts relating to the transfer of intellectual property;
  • drafting of confidentiality agreements and bylaws;
  • legal protection against infringements of copyright and related rights;
  • representation in cases brought against commercial counterfeiting, as well as related to the protection of trademarks, copyright and related rights;
  • registration of trademarks, including the international registration under the Madrid Agreement;
  • patenting of inventions, utility models and industrial designs;
  • full range of services aimed at the sustaining of registration documents issued for intellectual (industrial) property.