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and procedural law, especially recovery of claims and exercise of creditors’ rights through court actions, preliminary injunctions, bankruptcy, execution and public auctions. He also specializes in law relating to bills and cheques. He publishes articles in the professional press in these areas. JUDr. Adam Rakovský Faculty of Law of Masaryk University in Brno (Doctor of Laws, 1999), professional internships at the European College, Robert Schumann Institute, Hague Academy of International Law, and law faculties of the Universities in Granada, Maribor and Budapest. Adam Rakovský began his legal carrier as assistant to the Vice-Chairperson of the Constitutional Court and entered legal practice in 1999. In 2003, he established his own law firm, which gradually adopted the present form through the incorporation of further associates. He has been active in legislation and in the academic sphere (Masaryk University in Brno). He specializes in litigation with focus on distraint and insolvency proceedings, as well as transactions and mergers and acquisitions. He is the author of a prestigious commentary to the Act on Public Auctions published by the C. H. Beck publishing house and dozens of articles in the professional press. He lectures regularly both for lawyers and for the professional public (incl. judges, court bailiffs). JUDr. Martin Uzsák, LL.M. Faculty of Law of Masaryk University in Brno (Master of Laws, 2001), Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague (Doctor of Laws, 2005), Erasmus University Rotterdam, School of Law (LL.M. in Business and Trade Law, specialization Corporate Law and Takeovers, 2006). Martin Uzsák commenced his professional career in the Prague office of the Deloitte consulting company, in the Tax & Legal Department. He has been active at the bar since 2001. He is concerned mainly with commercial law, with emphasis on corporations, mergers & acquisitions, securities and competition law and also published articles in the professional press in these areas. He also has substantial experience in dealing with insolvency, litigation and arbitration.
REFERENCES The following summary indicates our important references:
Galleria moda Representation of creditors in the bankruptcy proceedings. Javořice Consultancy for a consortium of investors in the process of restructuring during insolvency proceedings and restarting operation of one of the biggest saw mills in the Czech republic. Eurofarms Consultancy for the seller in sale of a real-estate portfolio through the sale of assets and of an interest in a business corporation. Breda Advice to the seller in sale of real-estate premises in the centre of Opava. SMC Development Consultancy in sale of an extensive complex of properties in the centre of Olomouc and subsequent consultancy in establishment of a real-estate joint-venture. Rybářství Telč Advice to the buyer in the acquisition of a majority interest in the company, de-listing, squeeze-out, property restructuring and decrease in the registered capital. Roltechnik Advice to the seller in sale of a 100% share in the company. Pivovar Steiger (SR) Consultancy for a Czech-English consortium of investors related to the acquisition of a majority interest and assignment of receivables from the company. NOVASERVIS / METAL Znojmo Advice to the sellers in the sale of 100 % of shares and assignment of receivables from the company. Severomoravské vodovody a kanalizace (NorthMoravian Water Supply and Sewerage Company) Consultancy related to a public contract for provision of a syndicated loan equal to CZK 1.75 billion. Advice provided to the company in relation to a compulsory take-over bid.