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AstapovLawyers successfully represented Avery Dennison in international litigation matter

January 2013
...against Ukrainian Kharkov-based company. The dispute arose from the default on the part of Ukrainian company in payment for the delivered goods. 
AstapovLawyers International Law Group successfully represented the interests of Avery Dennison in international litigation matter against Ukrainian Kharkov-based company.

The dispute arose from the default on the part of Ukrainian company in payment for the delivered goods. The proceeding took place in the commercial court of Kharkov region and was complicated by collection of evidences in a number of jurisdictions. It is worth saying that the debtor also tried to escape from liability by commencing liquidation proceeding against itself. However, due to the number of successful actions, AstapovLawyers International Law Group team managed to prevent liquidation proceeding and succeeded in rendering judgment in favor of Avery Dennison in full amount (including interest and legal fees).

The case was handled by Andrey Astapov, Managing Partner with AstapovLawyers, Oleh Beketov, Partner, Oleksiy Zorin, Associate, Igor Mulyarchuk, Associate and Mykola Heletiy, Junior Associate.

“We are very happy to have won a victory for our Client. Disputes involving non-residents and heard at Ukrainian courts are always anything but simple because it is quite often that you need to prove in court the facts or circumstances which took place abroad. In this dispute, we have managed to make out a case for our client due to the evidence obtained abroad and we are very pleased that the court has allowed our claim and collected the debt in favour of our Client,” commented Oleh Beketov.

Note:

Avery Dennison is a Fortune 500 company, a global leader in labeling and packaging materials and solutions. The company’s applications and technologies are an integral part of products used in every major market and industry. Avery Dennison operates in more than 50 countries and employs 30,000 professionals worldwide.

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