We are known on the market for our exceptional expertise and skill in telecommunications practice. The practice is led by Managing Partner Oleksiy Didkovskiy who has recently been recognized as the recommended lawyer in telecommunications by Expert Guides. He is recipient of the Legal Award 2010 as the best lawyer in telecommunications practice in Ukraine.
We advise the leading companies in the industry:
- VimpelCom, a leading international telecommunications holding and Kyivstar's parent, on USD 2.2 billion eurobond issue by its subsidiary VimpelCom Holdings B.V.;
- AT&T on the legal framework of provision of VoIP services in Ukraine;
- Telenor, a leading provider of telecommunications services worldwide, on regulatory aspects of various telecommunications services in Ukraine, including satellite network services, 3G licensing, and regulation of mobile operators in Ukraine;
- Asters' litigators were instructed by Telenor in its multijurisdictional dispute regarding corporate governance at Kyivstar, the leading Ukrainian mobile operator;
- TeliaSonera International Carrier, a global provider of cross-border and domestic communication services, on a variety of telecom issues;
- Linx Telecommunications, a Netherlands company operating in the Baltic countries, Poland and Russia, on the issues of regulatory requirements to provision of IP-telephony services in Ukraine;
- MCI on various legal issues of data transmission in Ukraine and represented it in negotiations with Ukrainian telecom service provider in connection with Internet Service Supply Agreements, frame relay (FRS), and IPL Services.
- NTT on telecom regulatory issues in connection with providing IP-VPN services in Ukraine, licensing procedure, issues of encryption licensing, certification, use of frequencies, and audio-text services.
- Industrial Media Network (IMN), the leading Ukrainian Internet provider operating under IP-net trademark, on various aspects of licensing, corporate, contracts, labour, tax, antitrust law matters pertaining to a corporate restructuring, conclusion of a Shareholders Agreement, etc.
In addition to our expertise in these standard matters, we are known for our innovative solutions of novel and complex legal problems. We provide a full range of legal services in telecommunications.