REFERENCE

We present below examples for our references:

Procurement


 
  • Advising on the matters connected to the completion of the metro line A, involving questions of construction law, engineering, price adjustments and public regulation including questions of public procurement law
  • Advising a contracting authority operating in the field of public transport on in-house procurement
  • Organizing the tender for the project development of the new metro line D
  • Advising the governing body of an operational programme on the reviewing of the procurement procedure practices of subsidy recipients - public entities

SUBSIDIES


Subsidies

  • Advising and legal representation of a highest-level administrative unit in relation to a legal action concerning an alleged state investment and non-investment subsidies in the total value of hundreds of millions CZK
  • Advising the governing body of an operational programme in respect of the rights and duties of a subsidy beneficiary – a railway operator – in relation to the provision of transport services using means of transport partly funded from the subsidy funds under the public service obligation
  • Comprehensive legal advising a client - provider of medical services - in relation to financial adjustment recommended by the European Commission and the following course of action of a governing body of an operational programme in respect of drawing two different grants, each totalling over CZK 200 million
  • Advising the governing body of an operational programme in respect of its rights and duties in relation to the proceedings against the body at the European Commission

MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS


Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Advising on relocation of the registered office of a company from the Czech Republic to Slovakia, including risk assessment and relocation process designing
  • Advising a leading Czech company in the car dealership industry on the division of the company in the form of a spin-off
  • Advising an international holding group on an international acquisition of a company in Croatia
  • Advising a company providing telecommunication services in respect of the sale of its plant to a telecommunication service provider for several hundred million CZK; it has been one of the largest transactions on the Czech telecommunications market

CORPORATE & CONTRACTUAL LAW


Corporate & contractual law

  • Advising a highest-level administrative unit in relation to the complex legal aspects of a mixed contract and in relation to amendments regarding the intent of a new construction realisation, including the construction of the largest photovoltaic power plant in the Czech Republic, totalling circa 1 billion CZK
  • Advising on the dissolution of a company operating in dozens of countries around the world
  • Advising an international holding group on designing an optimal corporate governance model and advising on corporate matters
  • Advising a leading Czech company in the car dealership industry in relation to criminal proceedings under the Act on Criminal Liability of Legal Entities and comprehensive advising on corporate governance matters

INSOLVENCY LAW


Insolvency law

  • Comprehensive advising and representation of a tax administrator in relation to the collection of fines for violating the budgetary discipline within the execution and insolvency proceedings
  • Advising and representation of a creditor – an international holding group – in relation to insolvency proceedings and reorganization of a debtor
  • Advising and representation of a creditor – a public corporation – including the representation in the proceedings for the recovery of assets from the debtor’s property
  • Advising and representation of an international holding group on the registration of a claim arising from a promissory note in the total value of several hundred million CZK in insolvency proceedings with an international element

PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW


Private international law

  • Advising on the application of the Vienna Convention on the International Sale of Goods (CISG) and the concurrent application of domestic conflict rules in relation to a purchase agreement of a complex investment product in the total value of several hundred million CZK
  • Advising on the settlement and distribution of decedent’s estate worth tens of millions CZK with an international element, where the property was located in several countries
  • Advising on providing a property guarantee located in the Czech Republic for a loan provided under foreign law
  • Advising and representation of a client on the issuing of a European enforcement order and its subsequent application

INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW


International trade law

  • Advising a leading lithium batteries supplier on drafting a commercial agency agreement concluded with an American and a Chinese company for the Central and Eastern European region
  • Representation of a client – an Austrian bank – before domestic courts in relation to the debt collection from a Czech legal entity, which acceded to the original commitment of a debtor, an Austrian legal entity, under applicable Austrian law
  • Advising a foreign company in a cross-border merger where the successor company was registered in the Czech Republic
  • Advising on designing the parameters of a shareholders’ agreement between foreign shareholders of a Czech corporation, especially in relation to the choice of applicable law and decision on arbitrability of the individual questions

LITIGATION AND ARBITRATION


Litigation and Arbitration

  • Representation of a chartered city in court proceedings for damages in the total amount of CZK 1.8 billion arising from an alleged claim of a developer as a result of an unrealised construction project for a commercial, administrative and social centre
  • Advising and representation in relation to the enforcement of a foreign arbitration finding in the Czech Republic
  • Issuing an expert opinion regarding Czech legal regulation for the purpose of its use in an international investment arbitration
  • Representation of a governing body of an operational programme in administrative proceedings and administrative court proceedings in relation to disputes arising from subsidy contracts

IT LAW


IT Law

  • Advising the governing body of an operational programme on the reviewing of the procurement procedure practices of subsidy recipients – public contracts with the delivery of information systems, respectively their development and service, as the object
  • Advising contracting authorities on public contracts regarding information systems – preparation of tender and contract documentation
  • Advising on copyright issues for custom-made information systems and licence conditions
  • Advising on the website development agreement

SPORTS LAW


Sports Law

  • Legal advices for the founder and operator of the exercising program consisting of setting up international franchise structures associated with the operation of an exercising program in the states of Europe, Asia, USA and Africa, including related contractual documentation
  • Resolution of disputes between players and clubs or between clubs within the arbitration proceedings of Football Association of the Czech Republic
  • Comprehensive legal advices to a sport federation regarding the inclusion of the relevant sport discipline between Olympic sports
  • Advices to a collective sport athlete in the tax proceedings regarding taxation of his income