Entertainment, Sport & Tourism

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The clients of Andriy Kravets & Partners Law Offices are well-known companies and enterprises operating in the field of entertainment, sport and tourism.

In 2010 our Law Offices has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to the State enterprise Financing of Infrastructural Projects in the transaction related to issuance and placement of USD 568 million notes as secured by the State guarantee provided by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, which will be used to finance of the projects connected with preparation and holding in Ukraine of European football championship finals in 2012.

In 2006 we provided our legal advice with respect to structuring and implementation of the transaction related to structuring and implementation of up to USD 100 million foreign investment project for film studio construction and development in Ukraine considering the potential IPO of the created holding.

We advised Auchan company and dealt with preparation of the legal documentation, assisted in expansion and effective business functioning of Auchan company in the territory of Ukraine. A partnership agreement was signed in Ukraine in April 2007 with the Furshet retail group, under which two companies were established: one to develop the Auchan hypermarket brand, and the other to develop shopping centres.

In 2003 – 2004 our law firm provided the comprehensive legal advice and efficiently participated in numerous legal cases aimed at protection of the legal rights and interests of the shareholders of Saint – Petersburg Hotel (Kyiv) against unfriendly takeovers. We also undertook other actions resulting in protection of inalienable rights of Saint – Petersburg Hotel shareholders and the right of the Hotel to the respective property.