Sayenko Kharenko acted as legal counsel to the world’s leading lifestyle products chain on franchising in Ukraine. Sayenko Kharenko’s legal support included consulting on legal regulations governing franchising in Ukraine, enforceability of the draft franchise agreement and draft supply agreement to be concluded with the Ukrainian franchisee; consulting on the related issues, including but not limited to distance trade through Internet; state registration of franchise agreements in Ukraine; payment and security issues; IP rights transfer; protection of consumers' rights, etc.
The firm’s international trade team involved in the project included counsel Nataliya Mykolska and associate Anzhela Makhinova.
Sayenko Kharenko’s trade lawyers are highly reputed among colleagues and professional community, recommended by leading legal directories for Trade & Customs in Ukraine, including Who’s Who Legal, research by Ukrainian Law Firms 2012 (Yuridicheskaya Practika). They also serve as the Ukraine’s national experts on agency/distribution and franchising of the International Distribution Institute.