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Kinstellar advises on the sale of the largest Czech eye-care services provider

March 2021 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Eight Roads on its sale of Optegra International Limited (“Optegra”) to H2 Equity Partners. Optegra is a leading pan-European ophthalmology group with 23 eye hospitals and clinics across the United...

Changes to the Czech AML Act and their impact on the real estate sector

March 2021 – New Amendment no. 527/2020 Coll. (the “Amendment”) to Act no. 253/2008, on certain measures against money laundering and terrorist financing (the “AML Act”), implementing the EU’s Anti-money Laundering Directive no. V (AMLD V)...

Kinstellar advises Business Lease Group on a EUR 242 million cross-border syndicated refinancing loan

March 2021 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce that it has successfully advised Business Lease Group B.V., a car-fleet management services provider, and its CEE subsidiaries, on a EUR 242 million syndicated cross-border refinancing loan covering the...

Kinstellar advises on the largest Czech industrial real estate transaction in 2020

March 2021 – Kinstellar’s Prague office has successfully advised the retail chain Sportisimo on a large-scale, built-to-suit warehouse project in Ostrava. Kinstellar assisted Sportisimo throughout the entire negotiation of the future lease agreement...

Czech Republic: Overview of the most recent Czech labour law-related emergency Covid-19 measures

March 2021 – The Czech Republic has recently adopted several extraordinary measures to minimise the risk of Covid-19 spread. Below we provide an overview of measures applicable to employers and employees.

Kinstellar advises Carlyle Group on sale of stake in Logoplaste

March 2021 – Kinstellar’s Prague office, together with Linklaters, has successfully advised the Carlyle Group on the sale of a majority stake in Logoplaste, a producer of rigid plastic containers, to Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board, the largest...

Czech Republic: New rules adopted for medical devices

March 2021 – The Czech parliament has adopted local rules to implement the anticipated entry into force of a new EU Regulation on Medical Devices. The main purpose of the new rules is to increase the safety of medical devices. Additional legislation...

Kinstellar advises EAG on Cebia acquisition in the Czech Republic

March 2021 – Kinstellar’s Prague office has successfully advised EAG, a Czech-based international investment group focused on the digital transformation of the automotive market, on its acquisition of Cebia, a market leader in verifying the history...

Findings from the current inspection activities and practice of the Czech Office for Personal Data Protection

March 2021 – The Czech Office for Personal Data Protection (ÚOOÚ) recently published the results of inspections it carried out in 2020. Compared to other supervisory authorities across the European Union, the Czech regulator for personal data protection...

Czech Constitutional Court overturns COVID-19-related store closures

February 2021 – On 22 February 2021, the Czech Constitutional Court overturned a government-decreed general ban on retail sales and the provision of services in certain brick and mortar shops introduced in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Governmental...