PwC Legal Ukraine is reporting that Dmytro Donets will join the firm as a Partner on September 20, 2017 to lead the Dispute Resolution Practice.
The Ukrainian office of DLA Piper, working together with global counsel Herzog Fox & Neeman, has advised Citi on its provision of financial advice to Aristocrat Leisure related to its USD 500 million acquisition of Plarium Global.
Redcliffe Partners has advised a Chinese consortium consisting of Zhengzhou Coal Mining Machinery (Group) Co., Ltd and China Renaissance Capital Investment Inc. in their successful application for merger clearance from the Ukrainian competition authority for the EUR 545 million acquisition of Robert Bosch GmbH`s Starter Motors and Generators business.
Redcliffe Partners has acted as Ukrainian law counsel to Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baker and distributor of baked goods, in connection with its USD 650 million acquisition of the foodservice-focused company East Balt Bakeries from private equity fund One Equity Partners. White & Case, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, and Morgan Lewis acted as international legal counsel to Grupo Bimbo. Baker McKenzie advised One Equity Partners on the deal.
Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners is reporting that Partner Gleb Bialyi, the Head of the firm's International Trade and Customs Practice, has joined the Public Council at the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine as a representative of the Ukrainian Bar Association. The new board of 35 members was approved on July 26, 2017.
Eterna Law has successfully defended the interests of DSM Nutritional Products SP. z o. o. — a European manufacturer of vitamins, pet food, and pharmaceutical products — in a dispute before the Commercial Court of the City of Kyiv involving the alleged failure of a Ukrainian company to pay for goods it received from the company.