Allen & Overy advises on first-of-its-kind bond issuance by NET4GAS

Allen & Overy announced today that it has advised its longstanding client Česká spořitelna, the Czech subsidiary of Erste Group Bank, in its role as the sole Dealer Manager, Lead Manager, Delivery Agent, Listing Agent and Fiscal and Paying Agent, on the unprecedented exchange and tender offers and issuance of Czech Koruna-denominated and Czech law-governed … Continued

ASB Group advised BHS Private Equity Fund on its acquisition of Boco Pardubice Machines

ASB Group has successfully advised BHS Private Equity Fund in the expansion of its portfolio by engineering company Boco Pardubice Machines. The advisory services provided by ASB Group included tax advisory under the leadership of Jana Pytelková Svobodová. BHS Private Equity Fund, investing mainly as growth capital in Czech and Slovak companies, has purchased a … Continued

CMS announces revenue of EUR 1.3bn for 2017

CMS, the top 10 international law firm, has recently announced its financial results for 2017. Total annual revenues of EUR 1.3bn for 2017, a year-on year growth of 31% 47 new partners in global promotions round spread across 10 countries Ranked #1 for deal count across major European jurisdictions by Mergermarket Cornelius Brandi, Executive Chairman … Continued

Allen & Overy strengthens its arbitration team

Allen & Overy announced today that Otakar Hájek has joined its international arbitration team in Central and Eastern Europe. Otakar returns to Prague after two years in the Hong Kong office of A&O, where he closely worked with Judith Gill QC, Matthew Gearing QC, Matthew Hodgson and other leading world experts from A&O’s renowned team … Continued

Tesco continues its fight against food waste

After publishing its food waste data for financial year 2017/18 in May, Tesco CE organised its fourth Central European Food Waste Conference on 7th June bringing together stakeholders from the non-profit, public and private sector to debate possible solutions to food waste. Each year, this conference takes place in one of the four CE countries … Continued