EBA Odesa Business Breakfast with Arzinger
The first EBA Odesa event in 2017 was Business Breakfast with Arzinger, which was held on January 18, 2017 in Ustrichnaya Saloon. The topic of the meeting “And again, about sanctions: what they are, how to avoid them and how to deal with them?” was highlighted by Andriy Seliutin, Head of the EBA Odesa Legal Committee, Partner, Head of the Southern Branch of Arzinger.
During the meeting participants learned about similarities and differences of sanctions according to the Law “On sanctions”, the Law “On Foreign Economic Activity”, procedure of their application and implementation by the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and other competent authorities, how do the assets freeze, financial transactions suspension and other sanctions work in practice.
The Speaker also spoke about the difficulties in implementation and lifting political sanctions and provided practical aspects of cooperation with the Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and other authorities in the context of lifting of sanctions.