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BNT Attorneys in CEE have joined forces with Poland's BSJP. The move also involves the combination of BSJP with long-time BNT Polish member firm Neupert Zamorska & Partnerzy, with the resulting firm set to operate as BSJP BNT Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Zamorska going forward.

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak has advised Heineken International on its PLN 1.66 billion acquisition of the remaining 35% stake in Grupa Zywiec through a block trade transaction, public tender offer, and subsequent minority squeeze-out. Drzewiecki Tomaszek & Partners advised Harbin on the sale of a 28.19% block of shares in Grupa Zywiec.

Taylor Wessing has advised Raiffeisen Bank International and other sellers and creditors on the sale of the Ferio Legnica Shopping Center to the Focus Estate Fund and the transfer of existing financing. Czabanski & Galuszynski reportedly advised the buyer.

On 14 December 2022 the lower house, Sejm, passed a bill on family foundations. The law was then sent to the Senate, where amendments were made to it, now pending before the Sejm. Regardless of these legislative works, it is expected that the law will come into force 3 months after its promulgation. It should therefore be possible to establish a family foundation as early as the first half of 2023. 

Schoenherr and Norton Rose Fulbright, working with Davis Polk & Wardwell and Ashurst, have advised JP Morgan Chase and other financing parties on the refinancing of Diebold Nixdorf debt and the provision of USD 400 million in new capital. Sullivan & Cromwell and K2Legal Korbonski i Partnerzy reportedly advised the borrower.

Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka has advised Polregio on the preparation of framework agreements and tender documentation for the supply of 200 trains. 

Dentons has successfully represented the interests of Porsche Inter Auto Polska in multiple cases concerning excise taxation on intra-community acquisitions of passenger cars before the Provincial Administrative Court in Warsaw and the Supreme Administrative Court.

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