Last Updated February 20, 2019

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Pakharenko & Partners (Kyiv) is one of the largest and most experienced intellectual property law firms in Ukraine, with offices in Kyiv (Ukraine) and London (UK). It also has many international partners all over the world. The firm provides the full scope of IP services required by pharmaceutical industry clients, including patent and trade-mark protection and enforcement, and has well-established expertise in domestic and international technology transactions, licensing, distribution agreements, confidentiality agreements, software licences and advertising. Clients include multinational, national and local corporations, major academic and research institutions, small entrepreneurial companies and engineering organisations, and individual inventors.

The Law on Advertising defines sponsorship as voluntary material, financial, organisational and other support by individuals and legal entities of any activity to promote solely its name, trade name and trade mark. Therefore, any other information shall be considered as advertising and the relevant legal provisions and restrictions shall apply in this case.

There are no specific legal provisions on sponsorship of scientific meetings or congresses and/or attendance by healthcare professionals to these events by the pharmaceutical companies.

Meetings and/or congresses are subject to the rules, applied to charitable activity, such situations shall be regulated by the Law of Ukraine on Charitable Activity and Charitable Organisations of 5 July 2012 No 5073-VI.

Pharmaceutical companies, based on the agreement with a charitable organisation (which meets the requirements of the Law of Ukraine on charitable activity and charitable organisations of 5 July 2012 No 5073-VI), may sponsor activities organised and conducted by charitable organisations.

Pakharenko & Partners

72 Velyka Vasylkivska Str.
Entrance 1, 7th Floor.
Business Centre “Olimpiysky”
Kiev 03150 Ukraine

+380 44 593 96 93

+380 44 451 40 48

pakharenko@pakharenko.com.ua pakharenko.ua/
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Pakharenko & Partners (Kyiv) is one of the largest and most experienced intellectual property law firms in Ukraine, with offices in Kyiv (Ukraine) and London (UK). It also has many international partners all over the world. The firm provides the full scope of IP services required by pharmaceutical industry clients, including patent and trade-mark protection and enforcement, and has well-established expertise in domestic and international technology transactions, licensing, distribution agreements, confidentiality agreements, software licences and advertising. Clients include multinational, national and local corporations, major academic and research institutions, small entrepreneurial companies and engineering organisations, and individual inventors.

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