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Intellectual Property. Information Technology (IP/IT)

Intellectual Property. Information Technology (IP/IT)

In the conditions of development of modern information technologies, the increasing number of scientific achievements, digitalizing of processes and the spread of cases of piracy, the need to implement effective protection of intellectual property rights gained ground.

The Gryphon Group advisers have a successful experience in implementing legal support projects for the creation, sale and assignment for use the objects of intellectual property, startups / marketplaces / software products.

In this practice we offer:

  • Legal support in the registration of intellectual property rights
    • registration of copyrights, trademarks (TM), obtaining patents for inventions, useful models, industrial designs
    • drawing-up of copyright, service and other agreements on the creation of an intellectual property object
  • Fund raising:
    • financial planning and modeling
    • Support in fund raising and investment agreements
    • ICO support. Entrance into new markets
  • Alienation and assignment for use Intellectual Property Rights
    • framing of licensing agreements (exclusive and non-exclusive license)
    • due diligence of alienation agreements / assignment of intellectual property rights, including with non-residents
    • legal support of agreements of purchase and sale / assignment for use of software products and other objects of intellectual property
    • support of tenders for the purchase of intellectual property objects
  • Taxation of local and cross-border transactions
    • tax planning and tax risk analysis. Financial and tax assessment.
    • tax advisory services. Royalties, VAT
  • Protection of intellectual property rights
    • court and out-of-court protection of intellectual property rights
    • settlement of disputes concerning the illegal use of intellectual property objects
  • Statutory and tax accounting
    • Transformation of financial statements in accordance with IFRS
    • assessment of intellectual property rights
    • construction of statutory and managerial accounting
    • audit of financial statements
    • drawing-up of accounting policies in accordance with IAS, GAAP (National Standards)
Inessa Mihalchenko

Молодший партнер Banking & Finance Комплаєнс

Dmytro Melash


The markets in which we operate

Banking and finance

Stock market



Construction and real estate

Services we offer

Corporate agreements. Qualifying shareholding in banks and financial institutions

Strengthening of the normative and regulatory requirements for the ownership structure and establishing the obligation of disclosure of real owners (beneficiaries) throw down new challenges, requiring the right decisions and rapid adaptation to new business conduction approaches, for banks, professional stock market participants and other financial companies. The Gryphon Group team has many years of […]

Financial Institutions

The Gryphon Legal team offers its services to support the founding and licensing of financial institutions that deal with lending, money transfer, currency exchange, and legal support in obtaining permits necessary for the operation of corporate investment funds, payment systems and electronic money systems. We: advise on the construction of a transparent ownership structure of […]


Ukraine is known as one of the technological hubs. We are proud to serve our clients from telecommunications, media, entertainment and IT sector. Whatever is your niche in the sector, we have experience and cross-border experience to support our clients’ needs. We: We assist in intellectual property protection for international IT companies operating in foreign […]

Banking & Finance

As Ukraine continues its structural reforms its financial sector and capital markets are restoring. Our team is here to advise you on any transactions—from cross-border acquisitions and mergers to joint ventures and spinoffs, and distressed acquisitions. We serve as counsels to the Ukrainian and international financial holdings, groups, corporations, banks, and other financial institutions. We: […]

Corporate and Commercial

Our lawyers provide legal advice on all aspects of corporate and commercial law. This includes the creation of businesses and the purchase of existing businesses, while always taking into account the interests and goals of clients.

Support Of Agreements

Gryphon Legal provides professional legal assistance in the negotiation and implementation of various types of transactions and agreements, as well as, determining all possible risks and legal consequences associated with their conclusion.

Competition Relationships. Anti-Monopoly Regulation

We complete the tasks associated with the creation and operation of large enterprises, their associations, industrial and financial groups, agro-holdings, large retail chains, and others, whose business transactions, under certain circumstances, may be considered as limiting competition on the market and require coordination with the AMC of Ukraine.

Labor Relationship. Employment

Gryphon Legal carries out pre-trial and judicial protection of violated intellectual property rights, including compensations for property or non-pecuniary damage caused by the violation of intellectual property rights.

Real Estate and Construction Legal Assistance

Our experts in real estate provide comprehensive legal and tax support of real estate transactions, as well as protecting the rights and interests of owners and legitimate users of real estate, both foreign and domestic.