ANTIKA’S MANAGING PARTNER ALEXEY KOT MODERATED ONE OF THE SESSIONS III LEGAL FMCG & RETAIL FORUM

20.03.2019

Antika law firm as an official partner supported the III Legal FMCG & Retail Forum. And the managing partner of the firm, Doctor of Law Alexey Kot moderated the session “Actual challenges of the FMCG-market”, which took place within the Forum.

From January 1, 2019, almost 90% of GOSTs, which were adopted during the Soviet era, were cancelled. Others will be in force until January 1, 2022. On March 20, participants in the discussion “Current challenges of the FMCG market” held within the framework of the III Legal FMCG & RetailForum spoke about the possible consequences of such a cancellation for FMCG-market participants, as well as about the introduction of new requirements for packaging and labeling.

The session was moderated by Alexey Kot, Managing Partner of Antika Law Firm. Lawyers of leading FMCG companies operating in the Ukrainian market also joined the discussion: Victoria Ogryza, Head of PepsiCo Legal Department in Ukraine, Iryna Musiychuk, Head of McDonald’s Ukraine Legal Department, Tetyana Moroko, Legal Director of Bel Shostka Ukraine, and Legal Adviser Henkel in Ukraine, Ph.D. Ivanna Oleshchenko.

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