Artem Afian`s interview for Consulting Business Academy


Alexey Kravchenko visited Juscutum and interviewed Artem Afian, the managing partner of the company. The long-awaited meeting proved to be very fruitful as you can see in another issue of Legal Talks.


Chance for Traveller interviews Olga Bondarenko


Director of Let’s Help Olga Bondarenko told to Masha Efrosinina, the invited editor of the winter issue of Chance for Traveller, how she understood the meaning of the phrase “to do good” and why it became a part of her life.


Dmytro Bondarenko in country’s Top 5 most inspiring entrepreneurs


MC.today announced the results of its annual rating “Entrepreneurs of the Year”. Director General of LIGA Group Dmitry Bondarenko was among coutry’s Top 5 most successful entrepreneurs.


Juscutum is in Top 30 strongest!


Juscutum one more time reaffirmed its capabilities in “Top 50 Best Ukrainian’s Law Firms”, the annual rankings of Law Practice. According to the industry-specific information, the Juscutum team entered Top 10 in “Business Security” field and led the IT Technology Practice Rankings, reaffirming its constant leadership.


Naftogaz and Lamor prepare a joint project on drilling waste processing


Naftogaz of Ukraine and Lamor of Finland are planning to launch a pilot project on drilling sludge processing in 2020, aimed at minimizing the environmental impact of gas production. Lamor Ukraine, which is a part of LIGA Group, is the exclusive distributor of goods and services of Lamor Corporation AB in Ukraine.


Artem Afian`s interview for special edition of Legal Practice


Juscutum Managing Partner Artem Afian in an exclusive interview for “Top 50 Law Firms of 2019”, special edition of Legal Practice, told about the impact of technology on the Legal Market.


LIGA. net is recognized as Best Media in Business and Economics


On December 17, the Union of Ukrainian Entrepreneurs, for the second time, held awarding ceremony for the companies participating in SUP 2019 Awards – the independent award of Ukrainian entrepreneurs. In the nomination “Best Media for Business and economy”, LIGA. net, a member of Ligamedia, won an undisputed victory.


LIGA Group wins the National Case Contest on CSR


On December 17 X National Corporate Social Responsibility Case Competition Awarding Ceremony was held by the Centre for CSR Development. LIGA Group was rewarded in the most important nomination “Business Changing Country”.


Let’s Help makes touching social video


ICF Let’s Help, which is the part of LIGA Group, made a social video to remind of the old people, who live in geriatric boarding houses and need support and attention.


HR Brand Ukraine 2019: social case of LIGA Group is the best


On December 12, the main event of the HR industry took place – IX Final Case Conference and HR Brand Ukraine 2019 Award. Case of LIGA Group “From Corporate Volunteering to All-Ukrainian Flash Mob #letshelpbabusya” was recognized as the best social project of the year.


FBN Ukraine 10th Anniversary and 2019 Family Business Awards


LIGA Group, a business that has been running for a quarter of century by the Bondarenko family, got a reward “Harmonious Integration of the Next Generation in Family Business” from Ideas First.


9 tips how to pass family business to next generation


nheritance of a business is considered to be the main challenge for family companies. The majority of owners would like to pass their business to the next generation, but according to FFI Statistics, 70% of family companies don’t survive to the second generation and 90% don’t reach the third one.


Interview by Artem Afian


An exclusive interview with the Managing Partner of Juscutum Legal Company, Artem Afian, on the changes that took place in Juscutum in 2019.


Meeting of CSR Development Center Members: Results, Plans and Perspectives


November 19. The quarterly meeting of the members of the Center for Corporate Social Responsibility Development took place at the press center of LIGA Business Center.


Leadership Recipes from Top Managers


On November 8-9, the Kyiv International Economic Forum was held. LIGA.net has published the leadership recipes from the invited businessmen and senior executives.


The League of the First: How Much Does Reputation Cost?


On the occasion of the 28th anniversary of LIGA Group, journalists of LIGA.net spoke with the founders and partners of LIGA Group, as well as with the owners and CEOs of the Ukraine’s largest companies.


Dmitry Bondarenko: “Most media in Ukraine are not business”


Trust in the media goes beyond editorship; it is trust in the whole company and its owners. This opinion was expressed by the CEO of LIGA Group, Dmitry Bondarenko, in the 8th Employer Leadership Summit.


LIGA Group launches a Pension Fund from the LIGA Pensions


Since November LIGA Group has launched Mutual Assistance non-governmental pension fund (NPF), which is presented on the market by Pension League Company.


LIGA:ZAKON organized а Business Without Paper Forum


On October 25, in Business Without Paper Forum, which is co-sponsored by LIGA:ZAKON, business and government representatives discussed how to speed up country’s digitization process and how to make the necessary changes less painful.


Change Directors’ Tips


The VI Conductors of Change Forum was held in Kiev on Thursday. Its main topic was confidence in business. LIGA.net publishes recipes of confidence in business from Ukrainian businessmen and top managers.


USAID FST and LIGA.net Launch LIGA.Money Platform


USAID Financial Sector Transformation Project has announced the signing of an agreement with LigaBusinessInform Investment Agency about the development, maintenance and promotion of Liga.Money Comparison Platform. The presentation was held in the business center of LIGA Group.


Semantrum has released a Telegram-bot for CV search


Semantrum has released a free Telegram-bot for CV search within the main portals of employers of Ukraine – work.ua, rabota.ua, hh.ua, djinni.co, jobs.ua.


LIGA.net Becomes One of the Most Transparent Media in Ukraine – Mass Media Institute


Only 28% of all-Ukrainian information sites show openness by three criteria: availability of contact information on a site, information about an editor-in-chief and an owner of a publication. This is stated in the inquiry by the Mass Media Institute.


CONTR AGENT from LIGA: ZAKON: Free Access to Business Monitoring


Since October 16, CONTR AGENT has provided Ukrainians with the opportunity to monitor 10 companies or individual entrepreneurs for free for the early prevention of possible changes in their business.


LIGA:ZAKON launches the independent professional Rating


LIGA:ZAKON launches the independent professional All-Ukrainian Legal Services Market Rating, including legal infrastructure – LIGA ZAKON AWARDS 2019.


«Let’s Help» Holds Dance Holiday in Mariinsky Park


On the International Day of the Elderly in Mariinsky Park “Let’s Help” organized an incredible dance and music festival for grandparents. It was a real disco on a viewing platform in Kiev, where those who are far beyond 60 came to dance.


«Let’s Help» Holds a Round Table Devoted to Deserved Old Age Program


During the round table, that was held in the press center of LIGA Business Center, the founder of Let’s Help Charitable Foundation, Olga Bondarenko, presented the results of Deserved Old Age Program for the last 6 months.


AROMA KAVA Opens a SPECIAL Format Cafe


The AROMA KAVA Coffee Shopping Network, which is the part of LIGA Group, has opened a new format facility – SPECIAL AROMA KAVA on Independence Square.


ADA signs an agreement with Glovo


ADA Company will be a video content provider for Glovo in EMEA and LATAM. After the successful and productive collaboration with Ukrainian affiliate Glovo, that has become one of the fastest growing in the market, both companies have agreed on a strategic and global partnership.


LIGA Group releases Telegram Stick Packs


The LIGA Group now has its own set of stickers for working Telegram chats. They are designed specifically for office workers and PR professionals. The company is said to have tried to muster all the pain of these people’s working days.


LIGA Group strengthens the team of the new Cabinet of Ministers


Key employees of LIGA Group have joined the new Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. Olga Bondarenko, has become the Advisor of the Minister of Social Policy of Ukraine, and the Vladimir Rudnichenko, has become the Advisor of the Minister of Justice.


LIGA.net Special Project


For the Entrepreneur’s Day LIGA.net Special Project has been launched on Liga.net website. With the support of the LIGA Group it presents: 155 major events in Ukrainian business over 28 years and the history of three business dynasties of the independent Ukraine.


Results of “Ukrainian Davos”: Vision of the Future on Ukrainian ID


World experts presented the vision of the future of Ukraine on Ukrainian ID. More than 300 thought leaders, politicians, diplomats and public figures were invited to the Forum. Among the invited guests was the CEO of LIGA GROUP — Dmytro Bondarenko. The experts say: “Only the Revolution of values can save the future of humanity”.


Law Firm “Juscutum” Won the Nomination “Law Firm of the Year on Business Protection”


According to the results of “Legal Awards 2019”, Law Firm “Juscutum” is recognized as the best Law Company on business protection.


LIGA.Tech conquered journalistic prize PRESSZVANIE-2019


LIGA.net launched a new section LIGA.Tech, and already today half of the team receives prestigious awards in the journalistic prize.


LIGA Group took part in the Sports and Charity Event “Chestnut Run” for the fourth time


During the celebration of the Day of Kyiv, the largest sports and charity event of Ukraine “Chestnut Run” took place. More than 130 employees of LIGA Group overcame 5,000 meters of the distance through the central streets of Kyiv.


Vyshyvanka Day – more than 1000 employees in vyshyvanka


World Vyshyvanka Day is celebrated annually on the third Thursday of May. Millions of Ukrainians around the world are united in a single idea and show that they have their own identity and national code. This day is worth remembering your national and civic stances, cultural enlightenment and spiritual consciousness. Traditionally, on this day GC […]


LIGA GROUP invested in KyivExpoPlaza exhibition centre


LIGA Group became the investor of the first in Ukraine innovative complex with expanded exhibition opportunities — KyivExpoPlaza Exhibition Centre.


LIGA:ZAKON and Juscutum Announced the Launch of the First in Ukraine Chatbot Reportax


Reportax is the first chatbot in Ukraine which helps entrepreneurs with taxes.


The ICF Took the Third Place in “All-Ukrainian Charity” Nomination at the National Contest “Charitable Ukraine”.


Let’s Help International Charitable Foundation received the new award presented by the First Lady of Ukraine Maryna Poroshenko. The team proved once again how important nowadays the charity is.


Serhii Bondarenko “Soon we will find ourselves in a new reality”


Interview with the President of LIGA GROUP and the Founder of Semantrum on how artificial intelligence will change our lives when digital copies of ourselves appear.


LIGA GROUP took part in IMPULSE job fair


On March 19 and 20, 2019, a large Job Fair Impulse took place in Kyiv. About 60 companies of various business sectors were represented at the fair. Among them there was LIGA GROUP, and the main partner of the Fair was AROMA KAVA.


LIGA.net launched the project together with ICF Let’s Help


Now the texts on LIGA.net in “Thoughts” section will not only help millions of Ukrainians understand what is happening in the country, but will also provide thousands of fellow citizens with tangible assistance. The Bondarenko's family agreed to sponsor “Not Empty Words” project, where each like/share/comment will be converted to 1 UAH. This money will be transferred to Let’s Help Charitable Foundation.


A number of Ukrainian Media and Public Organisations have signed a memorandum on the Objective Coverage of the Elections


A number of Ukrainian media and media public organizations have signed a memorandum on the creation of “Media for Conscious Choice” movement, which in particular provides the objective coverage of the presidential and parliamentary elections in the country. Among the stated participants and signers of the memorandum there is Ligamedia CEO Dmytro Bondarenko.


“Lisapednyi Battalion” singing for retirees of Kyiv


Within the framework of The Worthy Age Program, a big charity concert for retirees of Kyiv and the elderly people took place. The concert was organised by "Let’s Help" International Charitable Foundation.


“HeadHunter Ukraine” named LIGA:ZAKON one of the best IT employers.


The organizers of Rating of Employers of Ukraine within three waves of polls studied the opinion of respondents in order to determine what the job seekers appreciate in the employer, what they pay attention to while choosing the company, and which employer is the most popular on the labour market.


Liga.net plans to make its content payable


In his article, the CEO of LIGA GROUP and Ligamedia Dmytro Bondarenko outlined the main areas of development of Liga.net. The company intends to be one of the first to conduct large-scale transformations in order to introduce PayWall.


Borys Davydenko headed the editorial office of LIGA.net


Borys Davydenko, a former Chief Editor of VoxUkraine, became the new Chief Editor of LIGA.net portal. Before, Oleh Ivantsov occupied the position of Chief Editor of LIGA.net. He had been creating the best business media in Ukraine for 7.5 years.


The fund beyond money


The interview of Olha Bondarenko from Let’s Help Fund about how not to throw a pity party, how to fight with time eaters and to love the volunteers


LIGA GROUP invests in non-governmental pension fund


LIGA Group expands the list of business directions. In August 2018, LIGA Pension acquired 100% ownership of Mutual Aid, the open non-governmental pension fund, which is one of the first Ukrainian funds.


The mission is to Heal. How business affects the crisis of Confidence in Society


Dmytro Bondarenko, the CEO of LIGA GROUP, took part in “Conductors of Changes” Forum. This year, the discussion panel raised economic issues related to the reforms in Ukraine, the state of infrastructure, the changing business climate and the impact of employees’ happiness on performance indicators of the company.


Style of Artem Afian


The co-founder and managing partner of the Law Firm “Juscutum” became the hero of the special project of Vector publication. An interesting conversation about style in the loose meaning of the word: management style, lifestyle and clothing style.


How a bot for registration of trademarks appeared in Ukraine


PatentBot, invented by Ukrainian lawyers and programmers, allows using the chatbot in messenger to register a trademark or file a copyright.


It is necessary to change the attitude towards retirees from a young age


Olha Bondarenko, the Head of Let’s Help Charitable Foundation, became the heroine of “The Indifferent” L’Officiel project.


UKRAINIAN ID, the First International Economic and Humanitarian Forum, Took Place in Kaniv


“Plan for tomorrow: the strategy of a successful country” — this is the motto of the Ukrainian “Davos” this year. The discussion was held within five thematic panels: Economy, Society, Technology, Culture and Humanitarian Security. One of the invited experts of the forum was the Director General of LIGA GROUP Dmytro Bondarenko.


Olha Bondarenko’s Column “What to Talk About with Grandparents”


The Head of Let’s Help Charitable Foundation and “Worthy Old Age” project Olha Bondarenko told about her own experience and the main topics for conversations with the elderly. “The fact that the grandmothers and grandfathers are at homes for the elderly causes pain. Often they do not have grandchildren and relatives, no one will say thanks to them”.


Discussion to help Boryslav


On Tuesday, the 11th of December, 2018, the panel discussion was held in Boryslav, dedicated to the resolving, with the involvement of international experience and technologies, environmental problems, caused by long-lasting oil production in Boryslav.


Lamor Ukraine integrates the innovative system


Lamor Ukraine integrates the innovative system for the monitoring of pipelines and other linear facilities, using a standard fibre optic cable.


PR-talks from Semantrum


On Thursday, July 26, PR specialists from Kyiv and not only gathered at PR-talks to discuss criteria for measuring the effectiveness of PR campaigns and KPI specialists.


Employees from different companies of the GK fled “for the sake of little hearts


June, 3rd in the center of Kiev passed the 26th "Run under the chestnuts" - the largest sports and charity campaign of the country.


Cooperation of the Liga Group with Bosch Ukraine


About the signing of the Memorandum on cooperation and exchange of T-shirts during the run


History of Aroma Kava: How to open 200 coffee shops in 4.5 years


Few years ago AROMA KAVA brand was unfamiliar to coffee lovers. Now this network is Ukrainian analogue of Starbucks - AROMA KAVA coffee shops can be found almost at every corner of the capital and in more than 20 cities of Ukraine. How does the network work? What does


LIGA:ZAKON one of the best employers in the IT industry


Headhunter Ukraine called LIGA:ZAKON one of the best employers in the IT industry


Column by Dmitri Bondarenko:


Steps beyond the horizon.How will Liga.net evolve


Juscutum entered into the TOP-30 best law firms in Ukraine


In 2018 Juscutum entered into the TOP-30 best law firms in Ukraine, and also became№1 in IT and№5 in protecting business.


Journalists of LIGA.net became heroes of an advertising campaign


The LIGA.net portal is restarted with a new design and starts a large-scale advertising campaign. The heroes of the advertising campaign - the editorial staff - spoke about the key values that unite all the products of the media holding Ligamedia


Interview with Dmitry Bondarenko and Oleg Ivantsov


How Liga.net restarted the portal and why it carried out an advertising campaign, what market realities have to be taken into account now and how how plans Liga.net to influence the market in the future.


Author column by Dmitry Bondarenko for L’HOMME


Self-development is the most effective application of effort and resources. The owner of a business and a representative of top management must understand that they need to develop not only themselves, but also their team.


Interview with Marina Bondarenko


Co-founder of the LІGA Group of Companies and a well-known manufacturer of information and legal systems LІGA:ZAKON told how the family business was born and how many IT products and services are now turning into an ecosystem for professionals - lawyers, accountants and


Interview with Dmitriy Bondarenko


Dmitry Bondarenko from the LIGA group of companies on family business, education and the monkey on the cross


Interview with Artem Afyan


Artem Afyan, Juscutum: “Technologization makes legal services more convenient and more accessible. And this jackpot "


LIGA.net leads the journalistic standards compliance rating


LIGA.net - the first among online media in the ranking of compliance with standards of journalism in the first three quarters, noted in the Institute of Mass Media