Kocian Solc Balastik, Linklaters, BLC Law Office, Paksoy, and Tsvetkova Bebov Komarevski have acted as legal counsels to Energo-Pro a.s. in its EUR 250 million Eurobond issue in London, advising on Czech, English, Georgian, Turkish, and Bulgarian law, respectively. The Joint bookrunners and the trustee were advised by Allen & Overy's London and Prague offices, Tbilisi-based BGI Legal, Boyanov & Co. in Sofia, and Istanbul-based Gedik & Eraksoy.
“The Czech business market seems to be affected by a series of changes in the legal sector that are expected in the near future,” reports Zdenek Tomicek, Partner at CEE Attorneys in Prague. First, he says, the legal system is now preparing to provide for joint legal actions. In addition, a new amendment to the country’s Insolvency Act is creating waves on the market.
Randa Havel Legal has represented the owners of Astratex in the sale of the majority of their stake in the company to the Hartenberg Holding investment group, which is owned by Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis. Hartenberg Holding was advised by Mikulas & Partners. The transaction value was not disclosed.
Dunovska & Partners has advised Serge Grimaux, a promoter of the Rolling Stones concert in Prague, on securing financing for the concert organization costs, as well as negotiating and executing contractual documentation with financing partner Bestsport, a member of PPF Group, and with Rolling Stones management and other contractual partners and service providers.