Olga Belyakova > CMS > Kiev, Ukraine > Lawyer Profile
19B INSTYTUTSKA ST.
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Corporate/Commercial, Technology, Media and Communication, IP, Data Protection, Insurance
Partner, Corporate/Commercial, TMC, CMS Cameron McKenna (Kyiv)
Olga’s practice includes corporate, competition and general commercial issues, as well as TMC and data protection. As a competition lawyer, Olga advises foreign and local clients on merger control issues, concerted actions, and anti-competitive conduct on the market. Olga’s general corporate and commercial experience combines broad expertise in mergers and acquisitions and in negotiating various types of commercial contracts, including sale and purchase agreements, procurement agreements, distribution agreements, recruitment agreements and agreements relating to the advertisement of services.
With over 15 years’ experience in the TMC sector, Olga regularly advises multinational and local telecommunication, IT and other companies on regulatory issues, data protection, contract law matters, inter-operator relations, television related issues, acquisitions of telecommunication and technology companies, and the sale and purchase of telecom and technical facilities.
Olga is a recommended lawyer for IT and Telecommunications law by Best Lawyers 2015-2017 and by the Chambers Europe 2012-2016 edition in the field of competition law in Ukraine, which describes her as “knowledgeable, service-minded and extremely impressive.”
Ukrainian, Russian, English
Co-Chairman of IT Committee at the American Chamber of Commerce (ACC)
Coach Within ECA Corporate Sector Crisis Management & Recovery Programme at International Finance Corporation (IFC)
2011 – Postgraduate Diploma in EU Competition Law, King’s College London, London
2003 – Admitted to Attorney at Law practice
Ukraine > CompetitionWithin: Leading individuals -
‘Often seen on high-end assignments and complex transactions‘, CMS has experienced competition lawyers in Maria Orlyk and Olga Belyakova. For SD Capital, the firm successfully obtained merger clearance for a joint venture with port operator P&O Maritime.
Ukraine > Employment
CMS handles advisory work, redundancies, internal policies, outsourcing, restructuring, labour disputes and immigration matters. Olga Belyakova and practice head Maria Orlyk are the main contacts. Senior associate Nataliya Nakonechna is also noted. The team advised Scatec Solar on the employment aspects of a corporate acquisition.
Ukraine > Intellectual property
CMS handles domestic and cross-border IP matters including litigation and rights management. Commercial partner Olexander Martinenko and practice head Maria Orlyk are the key contacts. Olga Belyakova advised a US social media company on the transfer of IP rights.
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