Leroy si Asociatii has advised Tereos on the sale of its sugar factory in Ludus, Romania, to private investors Mihaela Neagu and Mihail-Daniel Matache. Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii reportedly advised the buyers.
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii and Filip & Company Advise on Sale of Minority Stake in Untold to Mozaik Investments
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii has advised Untold Universe on the sale of a minority stake to Mozaik Investments. Filip & Company advised Mozaik.
More Power to Romania's Unions: A Buzz Interview with Serban Paslaru of Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii
A paradigm shift in Romania’s labor law granting additional powers to trade unions will likely liven up the area and lead to an increase in related mandates, according to Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii Partner Serban Paslaru.
Spend It All Before It’s Gone: Investment Safe Harbors in CEE
Considering the current state of affairs in CEE, market dynamics have shifted in terms of where investors are looking for safe investment opportunities, with some sectors seeing steadier capital flows and others struggling. Our experts chart the current hotspots and consider whether the markets are set to shift again.
(Re)constructing Restructuring and Insolvency in CEE
There is a growing concern, across CEE, about a potential wave of insolvency and restructuring proceedings. Given the economic aftermath of COVID-19, coupled with the ramifications of rising inflation and interest rates, energy crisis concerns, and the war in Ukraine – the road ahead seems bumpy at best.
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii and Mitel & Partners Advise on MedLife Credit Facility
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii has advised a banking syndicate on a new credit facility for MedLife, as part of the company's EUR 228 million syndicated loan. Mitel & Partners advised MedLife on the loan.
Novelties Regarding the Commercial Law
Law No. 265/2022 on the trade register and for amending and supplementing other normative acts with impact on the registration in the trade register (“Law No. 265/2022”) was published in the Official Journal of Romania No. 750, Part I, of 26 July 2022. Law No. 265/2022 entered into force on 26 November 2022.
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii and D&B David si Baias Advise on Elit's Acquisition of Goodies Meat Production
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii has advised Smithfield Group subsidiary Elit on its acquisition of Goodies Meat Production. PwC Legal Romanian affiliate D&B David si Baias advised the sellers.
Wolf Theiss Advises Fortech Founders on Sale to Global Logic
Wolf Theiss has advised the founders of Fortech on its sale to Global Logic. Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii reportedly advised Global Logic.
Reff & Associates and Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii Advise on NEPI Rockcastle’s Acquisition of Stake in Ploiesti Shopping City from Carrefour
Deloitte Legal affiliated firm Reff & Associates has advised NEPI Rockcastle on its acquisition of Carrefour's stake in Ploiesti Shopping City. Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii advised Carrefour.
Did You Know: 2022 Romanian Deal Leaderboard
Did You Know that, according to the Activity Rankings function of the CEELMDirect website, Filip & Co. and RTPR have both worked on 16 reported deals so far this year in Romania, putting them in a two-way tie atop the leaderboard in that country?
Reff & Associates and Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii Advise on Bank of Cyprus NPL Portfolio Sale to APS
Deloitte Legal affiliated firm Reff & Associates has advised Bank of Cyprus on the sale of a portfolio of non-performing loans and repossessed properties in Romania with a face value of EUR 147 million to an entity part of the APS group. Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii advised the buyer.
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii and Musat & Asociatii Advise on Speedwell’s Sale of Miro Office Building to Hili Properties
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii has advised Speedwell on the EUR 60 million sale of a 75% stake in the Miro office building to Hili Properties. Musat & Asociatii advised the buyer.
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii Advises Mol Romania on Opening Two Motorway Service Stations
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii has advised Mol Romania on the development, authorization, and opening of two new service stations on the A2 Motorway.
Romania: A Bird’s Eye View on ESG – Is the Real Estate Sector ESG-Ready?
Sustainability is no longer the responsibility of legal, public affairs, and corporate governance departments, but has become a top management priority and a central element of business strategy. One hundred years ago, Henry Ford said that the two most important assets of society – reputation and people – do not appear on the balance sheet of a company. Today, ESG standards come to measure precisely these two intangible assets.
CEE Legal Matters Round Table on ESG: Finance Goes Green
On July 12, four leading lawyers from Croatia, Lithuania, Poland, and Romania sat down for a virtual round table moderated by CEE Legal Matters Managing Editor Radu Cotarcea to discuss the latest in ESG developments with a focus on green financing, its regional and local drivers and roadblocks, its impact on non-financial reporting, and what it all means for the legal profession.
Important Amendments Brought to the Fiscal Code
On July 15, 2022, in the Romanian Official Gazette No. 716, Ordinance No. 16/2022 for the amendment of Law No. 227/2015 regarding the Tax Code, abolishment of certain normative acts and other fiscal-financial measures (“Ordinance 16/2022”) was published, through which multiple amendments were brought to the fiscal framework.
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii Advises Electrica on EUR 600,000 Acquisition of Green Energy Consultancy & Investments
Tuca Zbarcea & Asociatii has advised Electrica on its EUR 600,000 acquisition of Green Energy Consultancy & Investments from shareholders Vlad-Mihai and Tudor-Nicolae Ungureanu.