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Kinstellar advises on acquisition of Haná Olomouc retail centre

December 2019 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Star Capital Investments on the sale of the Haná Olomouc retail centre to CZECH REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT FUND.
The centre welcomes more than 3 million visitors each year; long-standing tenants...

Kinstellar’s team in Ukraine advises local agribusiness MAIS on the establishment of joint venture with a strategic US investor, Remington Seeds

December 2019 – Kinstellar has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to the leading Ukrainian seed producer MAIS in connection with the establishment of a joint venture with a strategic investor, the US company Remington Seeds – the largest third-party...

Kinstellar advises DEG on USD 20 million credit facility for Astarta, a top-5 agricultural business in Ukraine

December 2019 – Kinstellar has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to the German development finance institution DEG – Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH, a subsidiary of KfW Bankengruppe, headquartered in Cologne, Germany, in connection...

Staff leasing regulated for the first time in Serbia

December 2019 – After more than 15 years since staff leasing was introduced in practice in Serbia, the Serbian parliament finally adopted the first law regulating this type of hiring – the Staff Leasing Law (the “Law”).
The implementation...

Spotlight on Uzbekistan: Kinstellar’s regular look at the Uzbek market

December 2019 – Spotlight on Uzbekistan: Kinstellar’s regular look at the Uzbek market
LAW “ON PAYMENTS AND PAYMENT SYSTEMS”
On November 1st the President Mirziyoyev signed the law “On Payments and Payments Systems” (the “Law”). ...

5G Spectrum Auctions in Kinstellar Jurisdictions

December 2019 – The 5G rollout is a hot topic throughout Europe, with the anticipated deployment due shortly, and availability in the EU expected from 2020. The 5G infrastructure will open up a wide range of new possibilities in a variety of sectors...

The ‘Good Old’ Internal Market Order: The Industrial and Economic Agenda of the von der Leyen Commission and what Businesses in Central and Eastern Europe can Expect

December 2019 – The new European Commission led by Ursula von der Leyen took office on 2 December. Among the challenges it faces is the daunting task of restoring Europe’s competitiveness and economic prowess by completing the full integration of...

Counsel Andriy Nikiforov moderates a roundtable on supervised debt restructuring procedures organised by the UBA

November 2019 – On 20 November 2019, Andriy Nikiforov, Counsel in the Kyiv office and Chair of the Banking, Finance and Insurance Committee of the Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA), moderated a roundtable organised by the UBA that was dedicated to recent...

Kinstellar co-organises conference on the implementation in Hungary of the ISO 37001 anti-corruption standard

November 2019 – Ákos Nagy, Partner in Kinstellar’s Budapest office and co-head of the firm’s Compliance, Risk and Sensitive Investigations (CRSI) practice, and his colleague Áron Barta gave a presentation on 14 November 2019 at a conference co-organised...

Peter Kováč leads expert medical congress in Bratislava co-sponsored by Kinstellar

November 2019 – Peter Kováč, Of Counsel and leader of the Life Sciences & Healthcare practice in Kinstellar’s Bratislava office, served as lead organiser for the expert medical congress “Legal, Forensic and Economic Aspects of the Medical...