Cobalt and Baker McKenzie have advised on the initial public offering of the shares of Estonian state-owned company AS Tallinna Sadam, the Port of Tallinn.
“The current topics on the Romanian legal market are the GDPR’s implementation and the recent decision of the country’s Constitutional Court concerning the dismissal of the National Anticorruption Directorate's chief,” says Germin Petcu, Partner at Dobre, Tulei & Asociatii in Bucharest. “There is quite a political struggle right now in Romania,” he adds, noting that in the long term this may affect businesses and foreign investment in the country.
Schoenherr has advised the UniCredit Group on its establishment of two exclusive strategic partnerships with Allianz and Generali for the distribution of insurance products for individuals and small businesses in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, and Slovenia. Allianz was advised by Allen & Overy, and Generali was reportedly advised by Linklaters.
Michal Matejka, Head of International Commercial & Trade at Baker McKenzie Prague, has been appointed Legal Director, effective July 1, 2018.
Vasil Kisil & Partners has advised Auchan on obtaining a lease for a new store in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine.
The most popular Bulgarian security interests under credit transactions are special pledges, resembling English floating charges.
This is the first in a series of articles by Schoenherr focusing on efficiency in arbitration. In our series, we will explore various tools which serve to improve the efficiency of any given arbitration and so achieve a favourable outcome without wasting resources.