The Czech Weinhold Legal law firm has advised the Greek Sarantis group on its acquisition of the Czech Astrid cosmetic brand. The Sarantis group is a leading European cosmetics and household products manufacturer.
Nobody should undertake a business venture in a foreign country without first seeking legal advice. The plaintiff cry, “But we do it that way at home” will fall on unsympathetic ears in Czech courts. However, the advice of a Czech lawyer might seem very strange, especially if you are from a Common Law environment.
Just days after announcing that it is closing its Prague office, Hogan Lovells has announced a series of changes to its International Management Committee (IMC) effective as of July 1,2014 -- including the news that Continental Europe Regional MP Christoph Kueppers will be stepping down, to be replaced by Madrid-based Partner Burkhart Goebel.