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Kinstellar’s Banking & Finance practice in Slovakia expands with the addition of a new senior lawyer

September 2017 – Kinstellar, Emerging Europe’s and Central Asia’s leading independent law firm, is pleased to announce that Vladimír Polička has joined its senior team in Slovakia as Managing Associate and head of the local banking finance...

Kinstellar is a supporter of Arbitration Law Conference with AmCham and Comenius University in Slovakia

April 2017 -  Kinstellar has taken part in the Arbitration Conference 2017 organised by the American Chamber of Commerce Slovakia in cooperation with the Faculty of Law, Comenius University Bratislava. The conference took place in the historical building...

Kinstellar advises ProLogis on the sale of logistics park in Slovakia

April 2017 - Kinstellar has recently advised ProLogis on its latest divestment, the sale of the industrial and logistics complex ProLogis Park Nove Mesto nad Váhom (western part of Slovakia). The park was acquired by ARETE Invest. The Kinstellar team...

Regulation of crowdfunding in the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia

March 2017 - Kinstellar has authored the updated chapters for the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia of a report on crowdfunding published by the European Crowdfunding Network (ENC). The work, Review of Crowdfunding Regulation. Interpretations of...

New legislation on fighting corruption in Slovakia (“Anti-Letterbox Act”) increases administrative burden for business dealing with the state

March 2017 - A new law known commonly as the “Anti-Letterbox Act” (the “ Act ”) came into force in Slovakia on 1 February 2017. The purpose of the Act is, broadly, to increase the transparency of all individuals and entities that do business...

Kinstellar hosts energy storage client seminar in Prague

February 2017 - Leaders in the Czech energy sector came together to discuss some of the main elements and deficiencies of a new regulation – and its impact on the energy market – at a seminar organised by our Prague office on Wednesday, 22 February...

Transparency International 2016 Corruption Perception Index – How are CEE, CIS and the Balkans doing?

February 2017 –  Transparency International (“ TI ”) has recently published its  Corruption Perceptions Index (“ CPI ”) for 2016, which surveys 176 countries and territories. Scores range from 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). The...

In Slovakia, 2017 brings new tax legislation

January 2017 - The Slovak Government and Parliament made several changes to the tax system with effect from 1 January 2017. The recently adopted amendments concern – among others – corporate and personal income tax, value added tax, special levy...

Kinstellar advises Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC on its EUR 2.4 billion acquisition of logistics property developer P3

November 2016 - Kinstellar teams in Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Romania, Serbia and Slovakia have successfully advised GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, on its EUR 2.4 billion acquisition of the European logistics property company P3 Logistic...

Mandatory E-communication with Slovak authorities from 1 January 2017

November 2016 - As per Act No. 305/2013 on e-Government and with effect from 1 January 2017, all official decisions and communications of public authorities (e.g. customs offices, social security institutions, courts, trade office, municipal authorities)...