Mr Vasyl Pop-Stasiv > Taylor Wessing Ukraine > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile

Taylor Wessing Ukraine
ILLINSKY BUSINESS CENTER
VUL. ILLINSKA 8, ENTRANCE 11, 6TH FLOOR
04070 KIEV
Ukraine
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Work Department

IP/IT

Position

Vasyl Pop-Stasiv is a counsel and heads the IP/IT department at Taylor Wessing in Kiev, Ukraine. With more than 10 years of experience, Vasyl has expertise in advising national and international clients on various legal issues, especially covering intellectual property rights protection, trademarks and copyright licensing, telecommunications, research & development, financing, mergers and acquisitions, software development (including outsourcing), marketing and antitrust issues.

Career

Following his LL.M. studies, Vasyl worked for Ridout & Maybee (IP boutique in Canada) focusing on international law issues in the IT industry. He further gained experience as a leading Corporate Governance legal advisor at Lifecell (telecommunications), a senior lawyer at the law firm Baturinets and Partners as well as a general legal counsel at Vostok Games (video games developer).

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English, German

Education

Vasyl studied law and international relations at the Taras Shevchenko National University in Kiev and spent two years studying law and technology at the University of Ottawa, Canada.

Lawyer Rankings

Ukraine > Intellectual property

The Kiev office of Taylor Wessing Ukraine is part of a global IT and IP group that has an outstanding reputation and a stellar roster of clients. Corporate partner Olena Stakhurska and counsel Vasyl Pop-Stasiv, who is head of the local group, are the key partners. Pop-Stasiv acts for national and international clients in matters concerning trade marks and copyright licensing, telecoms, research and development, financing, M&A, software development, marketing and antitrust issues.