Ukraine Legal Update – May 2016

    May 2016

    Welcome to the Ukraine Legal Update for May 2016. The update covers a number of articles on matters relating to:

    • Regulatory
    • Changes to the Legislation on Public-Private Partnership
    • Cancellation of Mandatory State Registration of Foreign Investments in Ukraine
    • Law on State Service Becomes Effective
    • Rail Freight Rate Increase
    • Prohibition to Change Ownership Structure and General Director in Anti-Terrorist Operation Zone
    • Anti-Monopoly
      • New Rules on Economic Concentrations
      Finance
      • NBU Amends Foreign Currency Classifier to Attract Investments
      • NBU Interest Discount Rate Decrease
      Labor & Employment
      • Changes to the Labor Code Limit Employers in Use of Probation Period