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Oleksandr Padalka

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Sayenko Kharenko

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Intellectual Property, Antitrust/Competition, Corporate and M&A, Labour, Litigation.

Position

Oleksandr Padalka, partner at Sayenko Kharenko, heads IP practice and chairs the firm’s TMT sector group.

He deals with all aspects of intellectual property and information technology. His work covers commercial litigation, transactional and advisory matters for clients active in trade practices (advertising, promotions, branding), new media and e-commerce, and in the field of commercial intermediaries (distribution and franchising).

He has handled a number of complex matters on the risks inherent in client relationships with third party vendors, Internet, on-line developers, service providers, production companies, media and employees, as well as matters governing the relationship between advertising agencies and advertisers. Oleksandr handles high profile and complex matters in the pharmaceuticals, IT, media and publishing, distribution, FMCG, automotive, and mining industries.

Career

Prior to joining Sayenko Kharenko, Oleksandr worked for a number of leading Ukrainian law firms.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English, French.

Member

  • Ukrainian National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC Ukraine), Co-Chair of the Competition Commission
  • Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA), Member of the of IP Committee Board
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
  • Kyiv Region Bar Association (admitted since 1994)

Education

  • LL.M. from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv


Ukraine

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Oleksandr Padalka - Sayenko Kharenko

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Sayenko Kharenko is ‘a first-choice partner as local counsel for international law firms’. Russian-qualified Andrei Liakhov assisted Giant with the local aspects of its $4.4bn Playtika acquisition. Vladimir Sayenko and Oleksandr Padalka are also noted.

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Intellectual property

Within: Leading individuals

Oleksandr Padalka - Sayenko Kharenko

Within: Intellectual property

Sayenko Kharenko is ‘incredibly impressive’ in this space. Oleksandr Padalka advised Porsche Ukraine on matters relating to its VW, Audi and Seat brands. Nazar Chernyavsky is another key name.

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