The problem of the abuse of subjective rights in the civil law of Ukraine

The article explores approaches to the definition of subjective civil right, analyses specific legislative features of regulation of institute of abuse f subjective right in the civil law of Ukraine as an independent legal category. The article contains a study of the possibility of qualification of abuse of right as a tort. Together with analysis of abuse of subjective material rights, the article focuses on abuse of procedural rights. This article contains a summary of the practice of application of Ukrainian legislation regarding abuse of subjective right.