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

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

Taylor Wessing Ukraine‘s team is part of a wider firm that is globally regarded as a leader in IP and IT matters. Its work encompasses trade mark and design registration, licensing, regulatory advice and patent litigation. Key contacts Olena Stakhurska and counsel Vasyl Pop-Stasiv represented a German design agency in a plagiarism claim.