/ State Aid
The changing requirements of Competition/Anti-trust law and evolving regulatory frameworks in Emerging Europe, including the matters of state aid, make it imperative that you receive expert advice on how to structure major transactions and protect day-to-day business operations.
Kinstellar is recognised as a leading practice in this area; our team has helped to facilitate some of the largest transactions ever seen in Emerging Europe.
We have an unrivalled track record in helping international corporations successfully navigate regional and local regulatory issues and minimize the risk of competition authority investigations. We have successfully represented numerous clients before competition authorities and the courts in connection with competition authority investigations. We work with domestic companies, advising on business dealings at home and abroad and have diverse experience across a broad range of sectors.
Our integrated teams can advise you on all aspects of non-transactional work and have overseen successful outcomes in matters involving:
- abuse of dominant position
- cartel agreements
- dawn raids/cartel busting
- general EU Law
- joint ventures
- mergers and acquisitions
- merger control
- public procurement
- regulatory clearances for state aid packages
- unfair competition
Our strength is in a deep understanding of the legislative minutiae across multi- jurisdictions, together with a proven ability to quickly develop strategies that will protect your business and deliver results.