SK&S has advised ING Bank Slaski S.A. on its obtaining of a permit from Poland's Financial Supervision Authority to create a mortgage bank. On January 16, 2018, the FSA unanimously permitted the creation of the bank, and confirmed the composition of its first management board.
SPCG has advised an Angel Group Poland company on the acquisition of a 8.5 hectare property in the center of Krakow for the development of a commercial-residential area.
Poland’s BSJP law firm has merged with Nilsson & Partners, and the addition of new partners Dag Nilsson and Jaroslaw Sroka transforms the firms name to BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k.
Local Partners from White & Case's Warsaw and Prague offices have joined the firm's multi-jurisdictional team advising WernerCo on its acquisition of the ZARGES Group from a consortium consisting of funds managed by Baird Capital and Granville, VR Equitypartner, and the management team of ZARGES. The purchase price was not disclosed.
Dentons has assisted GPW Benchmark in preparing documentation for the new Warsaw Interbank Offer Bid Rate and Warsaw Interbank Offered Rate reference rates, which will become effective on February 1, 2018.
Maciej Jozwiak has become the new Head of the Dispute Resolution at Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland.
SSW Pragmatic Solutions has advised Dirlango Trading & Investments Limited, a shareholder of Virgin Mobile Polska, on new January 15, 2018 shareholders’ agreements with Virgin Mobile Polska and Play Communications S.A, represented by Weil.
SSW Pragmatic Solutions has advised a company from the Holiday Park & Resort capital group, one of the largest owners of recreation complexes in Poland, to obtain PLN 60 million in financing from the Credit Value Investment group for construction of new holiday and recreation facilities.
LSW has advised Golub GetHouse on the purchase of property for the construction of a 140-meter "Liberty Tower." The skyscraper will include flats for rent and a hotel area.
On January 9, 2018, Dubinski Fabrycki Jelenski appointed Tomasz Masiarz as one of its three Managing Partners, changing its name in the process to Dubinski Masiarz Jelenski.
WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr has promoted lawyers Anna Flaga-Martynek, Anna Wojciechowska, and Anna Wyrzykowska to partner, in the Infrastructure & PPP, Company Law & Corporate Governance, and Real Estate & Property Development practices, respectively.
Gide has advised long-time client MEDI-system on the acquisitions of the Angel Care elderly care facility from the Angel Poland Group and the Ostoya Care Facility from the Allenort Capital Fund. SPCG advised the Angel Poland Group and Everberg advised the Allenort Capital Fund on the deals.
Magnusson is reporting that it advised A-R-A Retail Centers on the previously-reported sale of 28 shopping centers to Chariot Top Group BV, which closed on January 4, 2018.
CMS has advised Poland's PFR TFI on an investment in Lithuania's UAB EMP recycling.
SMM Legal is reporting that it been advising Poland's National Centre for Research and Development on a tender for a public contract to develop and deliver innovative emission-free public transport vehicles.
Dentons has represented Indykpol S.A. on the approximately EUR 45 million sale of a chicken abattoir in Lublin and a chicken hatchery in Turka to SuperDrob. The buyer was advised by EY.
Ewa Mazurkiewicz, formerly Of Counsel in the Warsaw office of SPCG, has joined the firm's partnership.
Linklaters has advised SDIC Zhonglu Fruit Juice on the acquisition of Polish juice producer Appol Group from its Polish shareholders, marking SDIC’s first investment in the Polish FMCG sector.