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the Protection of Competition in connection with this transaction. Czech law advice to the issuer, the pharmaceutical company Affimed Therapeutics B.V., in relation to an initial public offering of shares (IPO) in the USA, the issuer’s shares being listed for trading on the NASDAQ and a secondary public offering (SPO). The value of the IPO was approx. USD 60 million and that of the SPO was approx. USD 35 million. Long-term legal advice to Ringier Axel Springer Media AG, recently in connection with its investments and the sale of its activities and operations in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Representing Best Hotel Properties a.s., a major Slovak hotel company, in connection with the purchase of the InterContinental Hotel in Prague. Legal advice to Northwood Acquisitions LLC, an American investment fund, in connection with its acquisition and refinancing of the Four Seasons Hotel, a five-star luxury hotel in Prague. One of the top M & A transactions – Czech and Slovak legal advice to Deutsche Bahn on the takeover of Veolia Transdev’s business operations in the CEE region. Regular legal advice to ENGIE group in connection with its activities in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, including the acquisition of several heating and facility management companies. Representing Publicis Groupe Holdings B.V. in connection with the acquisition of a Czech and Slovak provider of Internet marketing services. Long-term representation of SATPO Group, a leading property developer and real estate investor. Long-term legal advice to shareholders and to Vodovody a kanalizace Kroměříž, a.s. in corporate matters, particularly in connection with the negotiation and conclusion of a pioneering strategic shareholders’ agreement. Unique (in terms of its scope and issues resolved) legal due diligence in order to verify the ownership title to an extended real estate portfolio under a syndicated loan facility of EUR 230 million. PRK Partners advises and represents TV Nova s.r.o. (formerly CET21 spol. s r.o.), operator of TV Nova and other stations, in various areas of Czech law, in particular media law, competition law, IP, labour law and dispute resolution. One of the most publicised lawsuits in the CR – representing the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic before Swiss courts in the case against
the former managers of the coal-mining concern Mostecká uhelná společnost. Comprehensive labour-law advice to significant clients such as: Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech s.r.o., Novartis, Marks & Spencer, COMMERZBANK AG, SAP, JNJ Global Business Services (Johnson & Johnson Group), Anheuser-Busch InBev, Randstad, Dunnhumby and many others.
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