Compliance, Risk & Sensitive Investigations

Digitalisation and increased flexibility on Romania’s labour market

May 2021 – It is a well-known fact that the Romanian labour legal framework is seen as rather rigid, implying often procedures deemed as formalistic and slightly cumbersome.

Kinstellar advises on a first-of-its-kind PPP motorway project in the Czech Republic

May 2021 – Kinstellar, in conjunction with the UK law firm Linklaters, has successfully advised a group of international banks in relation to the concession agreement and the drafting and negotiating of financing documentation for the first-ever PPP...

Kinstellar Bucharest announces new practice heads

May 2021 – Kinstellar is delighted to announce a number of key practice head appointments in its Bucharest office, which will strengthen even more its current offering to clients. Magdalena Răducanu, formerly with Dentons, joins as Special Counsel...

Current telemedicine trends in CEE and Turkey

May 2021 – Telemedicine has been one of the fastest growing areas within the healthcare sector during the current coronavirus pandemic. But even in 2018, well before the COVID-19 outbreak, the European Commission predicted in its Market study on telemedicine...

Kinstellar advises Venus Airport Holdings B.V. on its sale of 100% of the share capital of International Airport Almaty JSC, the biggest airport in Central Asia

May 2021 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Venus Airport Holdings B.V. on the sale of 100% of the share capital of International Airport Almaty JSC to entities representing a consortium of TAV Airports, a member of Groupe ADP, and VPE Capital.

Law resuming large-scale privatisation in Ukraine signed by the President

April 2021 – On 29 April 2021, the President of Ukraine signed the Law of Ukraine “On Amendment to Section V ‘Final and Transitional Provisions’ of the Law of Ukraine on the Privatisation of State and Municipal Property for the resumption of auctions...

Kinstellar assists Romanian start-up ProductLead (Techinfluence) to secure financing for expansion across Europe

April 2021 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce that it has successfully assisted Bucharest-based ProductLead (Techinfluence), a leading mar-tech platform for marketing content creation, in relation to securing venture capital financing from co-investors...

Romanian 2020 - 2021 Tech M&A Considerations

April 2021 – The acceleration of the digital economy will prompt companies to change their strategies and fuel M&A opportunities in the technology sector. Our team in Romania has assisted clients on a number of tech transactions and has summarised...

Kinstellar and Herbert Smith Freehills will host a joint webinar on upcoming PPP projects in Ukraine

April 2021 – Kinstellar and Herbert Smith Freehills will jointly host a webinar, Upcoming PPP projects in Ukraine: international perspective and local considerations, on Wednesday, 12 May 2021, at 2 pm London time / 4 pm Kyiv time.

Liberalisation of regulations on the use of cannabis-based medical products in Ukraine

April 2021 – Ukraine has taken a step towards liberalising regulations on the use of cannabis-based medicines. In particular, the Cabinet of Ministers has legalized: