Prague's Masek, Koci, Aujezdsky Law Firm has advised Livesport Invest s.r.o. on its acquisition of Pragosport, a.s.
Clifford Chance has advised J&T Real Estate CZ on the sale of the Rustonka office center in Prague's Karlin district to an investment trust fund established by Hana Alternative Asset Management and White Star Real Estate.
Noerr, together with the Austria's Arnold law firm, has advised SignaRetail on the sale of Kika’s Eastern European business to XXXLutz. XXXLutz was represented by CHSH on the purchase and by Wolf Theiss on the merger clearance process.
Kinstellar, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Stibbe, and Binder Groesswang have advised CANAL+ Group, a subsidiary of the Vivendi group, on the acquisition of the M7 Group from Astorg, a European private equity firm. Paul Hastings and Loyens & Loeff advised Astorg and the other selling shareholders of the M7 Group.
White & Case has acted as transaction counsel on Rohlik.cz Finance's issue of CZK 777 million 6.6% guaranteed and secured notes due 2023, with the option to increase to CZK 1.166 billion.
Allen & Overy has advised Alpiq AG on its sale of 100% of shares in Alpiq Generation to Sev.en Energy Group for EUR 280 million. CMS advised Sev.En Energy.
The Prague office of Schoenherr has advised Portiva Private Equity a.s. on the acquisition of a 50% share in EAG SE, which, through its Carvagocom s.r.o. subsidiary, will operate an innovative platform to be used for buying, selling, and renting cars and other related services. Kinstellar advised EAG in the deal.
PRK Partners has advised the Remy Cointreau Group on Czech and Slovak aspects of the sale of its Czech and Slovak distribution companies to Germany's Mast-Jagermeister. Germany's Luther law firm provided advice on German elements of the deal, which closed in April 2019. while Germany's Gutt Olk Feldhaus and Schoenherr in the Czech Republic and Slovakia reportedly advised Mast-Jagermeister. Financial details were not disclosed.
Dentons Prague is providing pro bono assistance to the Eduzmena Endowment Fund regarding its establishment and rules of operation.
Establishing a real and sustainable energy mix is a crucial task for every democratic state. In addition, any energy mix that has been chosen and put in place may change. Indeed, it has to, if the terms and conditions on which it was established undergo important changes. This, of course, applies in the Czech Republic as everywhere else.
JSK has advised Prazska Energetika a.s. on its acquisition of Voltocm spol. s r.o. Voltcom's team was led by in-house counsel Eva Hlavackova.
Kinstellar has advised Genesis Private Equity Fund II on the sale of its majority stake in KS Klima-Service to TROX GmbH, giving the German-based global producer of air handling equipment and filters 100% ownership of the company.
Glatzova & Co. has advised J&T Banka a.s. and J&T IB Capital Markets a.s. on preparation of the CZK 300 million book-entry bonds issue. The issuer is Natland, a residential investment fund with variable basic capital.
Eva Kohoutova has joined GSK as its new Legal Manager for Central & Eastern Europe.
Glatzova & Co. has advised DRFG Financial Management, a member of the DRFG Group, on a public offer of notes up to CZK 2 billion.
Kocian Solc Balastik has established a new subsidiary: KSB Accounting, which will offer services in the fields of accounting and auditing to businesses operating on the Czech market.
BNT has promoted Lukas Haver and Peter Maysenholder to Associated Partner in Prague.
PRK Partners has successfully represented RPG Industries in a first instance court in Ostrava against a claim for damages brought by ARC Equity Services against RPG and Residomo relating to an apartment and its owner.