KKLW has announced that it is providing legal assistance to the Sinfonia Varsovia Orchestra related to the construction of the orchestra's new headquarters in Warsaw.
Clifford Chance has advised Commerzbank on the April 5th issuance by mBank of CHF 125,000,000.00 unsecured bonds under the EMTN Program of fixed rate of 1,0183% p.a. payable annually, and a maturity date of October 4, 2024, with a par value of one bond: CHF 200,000. The bonds are governed by English law and will be listed on SIX Swiss Exchange Ltd. Gide reportedly advised mBank.
Maruta Wachta has advised Orange Poland on its acquisition of a 100% stake in BlueSoft from Tokajami and Wellchosen Investments. The purchase price is PLN 200 million (PLN 149 million will be paid upon closing, with the remaining part conditional upon BlueSoft achieving certain financial targets in 2019 and 2020). Tokajami and Wellchosen Investments received legal advice from Whitestone Legal.
At the moment in Poland entities that facilitate infringements by renting properties and those offering other services used to infringe trademark rights may be held liable. However, in the next few years, the practice of Polish courts with respect to the liability of intermediaries for IP infringements on the basis of CJEU ruling C-494/15 will develop and could significantly change the way in which trademark infringement claims are pursued - due to the introduction of new legal tools into Polish law.
Solivan, the Polish member firm of Pontes The CEE Lawyers network, has advised German project developer WKN on the sale of the 42 MW Barwice wind farm at the end of 2018 and the 132 MW Jasna wind farm now to Germany's Wirtgen Invest Energy GmbH and Stadtwerke Munchen, respectively. Wirtgen Invest was represented by SSW Pragmatic Solutions and Stadtwerke Munchen was advised by CMS in Germany and Poland.
Kochanski & Partners has advised IB6 Fundusz Inwestycyjny Zamkniety Aktywow Niepublicznych, an investment fund managed by the Griffin Real Estate group, on the sale of a Warsaw office building to an entity belonging to the Generali group. The purchaser was reportedly supported by White & Case and Baker McKenzie.