Glatzcova & Co has successfully represented WPB Capital in a dispute against the Czech National Bank.
The Deal: On February 16, 2017, CEE Legal Matters reported that Glatzova & Co. had advised Denemo Media s.r.o. on its acquisition of a 50% shareholding in FTV Prima, with Allen & Overy advising Modern Times Group, the seller. Denemo Media is a Czech joint venture between Alphaduct, a.s. (with 75% ownership) and GES Media Asset, a.s. (with 25% ownership). Alphaduct, a.s. is owned by Czech businessman Vladimir Komar. GES Media Asset a.s. is part of the GES Group, which already owned 50% of FTV Prima Holding.
Glatzova & Co. has advised Denemo Media s.r.o. on its acquisition of a 50% shareholding in FTV Prima, with Allen & Overy advising Modern Times Group, the seller.
Dvorak Hager & Partners has advised GrECo JLT, a leading CEE insurance broker and consultant, on the sale of the Top-Pojisteni.cz insurance comparison portal to Ceskoslovenska Obchodni Banka, a.s. (CSOB). CSOB was advised by Glatzova & Co. on the deal.
Women’s Day is behind us, but the subjects of gender equality and equal opportunity are of year-round concern. This, the first part of a special two-part CEE Legal Matters article on women in private practice in CEE, provides the numbers and percentages from leading law firms across CEE, as well as a more thorough snapshot of one representative market. Part II of the report, in the June issue, will pull back the curtain even more, providing feedback and perspectives from lawyers across the region.
Glatzova & Co. has announced that, on January 1, 2016, Czech Banking & Finance lawyer Libor Nemec was promoted from Senior Associate to Partner.
Slovakian lawyer Veronika Pazmanyova has moved from White & Case to Glatzova & Co., where she takes over as Head of the firm’s Slovakian Branch from former Glatzova lawyer Lucia Regecova.