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David Dvořák Member of the team for suggestions and observations of the law firm on the draft Act on Public Procurement which is now being prepared in accordance with the new European legislation ; Direct co-author of Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Contracts; Author of the publication “Contractual obligations in public procurement and their modifications” (C. H. Beck, 2014) Co-author of the commentary regarding the Concession Act (2nd edition, C. H. Beck); Co-author of the Public Procurement in the Construction Industry (2nd edition, Linde) publication; Was a member of the appellate committee of the Chairman of the Office for Protection of Competition for the area of public procurement; In 2011 successfully completed his post-graduate studies in Public Procurement Law and Policy at the University of Nottingham in the UK lead by Professor Sue Arrowsmith and earned the Master of Laws degree (LL.M.); Represented the Czech Republic in the Advisory committee for public contracts of the European Commission and in the UNCITRAL working group for public contracts; He has been giving numerous presentations and publishing articles in professional publications for several years. Petr Novotný of the team for suggestions and observations of the law firm on the draft Act on Public Procurement which is now being prepared in accordance with the new European legislation; Was a member of the team participating in the preparation of Act No. 137/2006 Coll., on Public Contracts, and one of the authors of the comprehensive Public Procurement Methodology in accordance with the Act on Public Contracts, prepared for the Ministry for Regional Development; Has extensive knowledge regarding EU Law related to public procurement and concessions, including both domestic and European courts practice and administrative decisions by the Office for Protection of Competition; In 2012 he successfully completed his post-graduate studies in Public Procurement Law and Policy at the University of Nottingham in the UK lead by Member
Professor Sue Arrowsmith and earned the Master of Laws degree (LL.M.); Is a holder of the mediator certificate based on Act No. 202/2012 Coll., on Mediation, entitling him to perform the position of a registered mediator to settle commercial and other legal disputes; Has been regularly publishing in professional publications.
SERVICES RENDERED Public procurement Our
specialised legal team has successfully completed several hundred tendering procedures for its clients worth tens of billions of Czech crowns; In the area of public procurement, we provide comprehensive legal services including, in particular, elaboration of analyses, evaluation and setting of appropriate concepts for resolving particular projects, including identification and evaluation of potential risks from the point of view of Czech law, EU legislation and decision processes of the Office for Protection of Competition and the Court of Justice of the European Union; We also provide services consisting of the administration of tendering procedures, including the preparation of all necessary contract documentation, legal audits (due diligence) of such procedures, representation of clients in proceedings before the Office for Protection of Competition or courts as well as training and methodology in the field of public procurement; We provide support in the field of electronic tendering procedures and central purchasing.
Concessions, PPP projects As
a result of our long-term experience and expertise, we are able to provide the most extensive legal support for contracting entities; Our legal support related to concessions and PPP projects particularly includes the preparation of concepts and analyses of suitable models for implementation of PPP projects (including concession projects), preparation of concession documentation or comprehensive realisation of a tendering (concession) procedure itself or the competitive dialogue for infrastructural projects.