Asters has advised on Ukrainian law matters relating to the Memorandum of Understanding signed between Eustream and Ukrtransgaz on a potential solution to the transmission of gas from Slovakia to Ukraine.
In a follow-up to a story reported by CEE Legal Matters on April 23, Baker & McKenzie announced that it advised the Alfa group on its EUR 202.5 million acquisition of the Ukrainian assets of the Bank of Cyprus, including its Ukrainian subsidiary (PJSC Bank of Cyprus), its Ukrainian loan portfolio, and certain loans of the former Laiki Bank (Cyprus).
The Ukrainian office of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners is sponsoring the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court team from the Institute of International Relations at Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev (IIRTSNU) in the upcoming White & Case International Rounds of the 2014 competition.
Morgan Lewis announced that it has advised Sberbank Europe, the Austria-based subsidiary of Sberbank of Russia, in the signing of its debut syndicated term loan facility for EUR 350 million equivalent. The loan has a tenor of 364 days with bullet repayment and carries a margin of 60 points over EURIBOR.