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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.

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.

It would be almost impossible to write this editorial without mentioning the hottest economic topic in Slovakia at the moment: Land Rover’s intention to open a production plant in Slovakia, which some are calling the investment of the decade in the country.

Glatzova & Co. at a Glance

Established in 1994, Glatzova & Co. is a leading law firm in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, where it established its presence in 2008. The firm's impressive reputation has been earned through a deep knowledge of the legal system, a responsive approach to clients' business issues, active participation in numerous notable transactions and a positive attitude to solving often challenging legal problems.

The company's extensive experience and knowledge of the market, its ability to thoroughly understand the business objectives of each client as well as its attorneys’ strong work ethic allow Glatzova & Co. to guarantee their clients the highest professional standards.

Glatzova & Co. provides round-the-clock legal care to clients from all sectors of commerce and industry, in all areas related to their business activities, and consistently delivers results through well-established specialist practice groups in areas ranging from Mergers & Acquisitions, Banking & Finance, Real Estate, Arbitration & Litigation to Restructuring & Insolvency, Competition & Antitrust, Labour Law, Intellectual Property & IT, Utilities & Related Areas and General Commercial Services.  

Glatzova & Co.'s attorneys frequently contribute to legal publications and are regularly invited to speak at national and international conferences. Glatzova & Co. has been recommended in several independent international surveys and publications on the legal services market, including Chambers Global, The Legal 500, IFLR 1000 - International Financial Law Review and Global Counsel 3000.

Firm's website: www.glatzova.com