304 | 2017 | The Leading Law Firms
Banking and Finance Advising the investment group Rockaway Capital in connection with the financing of the acquisition of the price-comparison portal Heureka and the second largest e-shop in the Czech Republic Mall.cz from Naspers. The deal is one of the biggest PE deals in e-commerce industry in CEE. Advising Raiffeisen Bank International, Raiffeisen Bank Polska and Raiffeisenbank and EBRD in relation to the project financing of the assets of Tameh, a joint-venture project company of ArcelorMittal and Tauron, for purpose of the development of power plants in Poland and the Czech Republic. Advising Raiffeisenbank on acquisition and working capital financing concerning VLTAVA-LABE-PRESS, a.s. by Central European investment group Penta from German Verlagsgruppe Passau. Advising Česká spořitelna and UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and Slovakia on re/financing of the Slovak IN GROUP’s acquisition of 53 building supply stores operating under Raab Karcher and Platforma brands in the Czech Republic, and 30 building supply stores operating under Raab Karcher brand in Hungary, from Saint-Gobain.
Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Assisting MOTORPAL in connection with the preparation and implementation of a pre-packed reorganization and related insolvency proceedings, including preparation of the reorganization plan, preparation of an insolvency petition, representing at negotiations of a restructuring plan with the main bank creditors, representing in the implementation of the reorganization plan, successfully representing the client at the Constitutional Court of the Czech Republic, claiming that the Regional Court’s rejection of the plan violated the client’s right to a fair trial. The Constitutional Court found in favor of MOTORPAL – overturning the Regional Court’s decision and allowing the company to resubmit its reorganization plan. Advising Komerční banka as the key creditor in connection with the restructuring and insolvency of the companies from the Vítkovice group, including representation in insolvency proceedings relating to the
companies Vitkovice Power Engineering, Vítkovice Gearworks and Vitkovice ENVI. Assisting Česká exportní banka (Czech Export Bank) in enforcement of obligations of TRADE B.G.M. and related entities, under a Facility Agreement relating to kaolin washing plant project in Vietnam, including representation in insolvency proceedings, related litigation and coordinating legal representation in court proceedings in Vietnam.
Real estate and development Advising Round Hill Capital on the acquisition of RPG Byty (a portfolio of 43,000 residential units), all concentrated in in the Moravian-Silesian region. This is the largest deal in a residential area ever in the Czech Republic. Advising on subsequent re-financing of the project by a club of banks UniCredit Bank, HSBC and AIG. Advising one of the world´s largest real estate investment managers AEW Europe on the lease agreement for a pre-let warehouse facility in the district of Dobrovíz near Prague to Amazon and the development of the logistic project the Panattoni Park Prague Airport II. Advising the leading independent investment bank in CEE WOOD & Company Financial Services on the acquisition of the mixed use office retail business center HARFA via a share deal. Advising the global real estate investment firm Rockastle Global Real Estate on the acquisition of the Forum Liberec shopping center from the British retailer Tesco via a share deal.
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