Dentons Turkish affiliate Balcioglu Selcuk Ardiyok Keki Attorney Partnership has advised Qnbeyond Ventures on its investment in FirstBatch.
Former Musat & Asociatii Partner Liviu Togan has joined Dentons’ Bucharest office as Head of the newly launched White Collar practice. Also joining together with Togan is Senior Associate Cosmin Cretu.
With the war in Ukraine raging for more than six months, law firms across the region have reported increased workloads in corporate and M&A, tax, employment, immigration law, and inquiries on the sanctions regimes in relevant jurisdictions, noting that companies from Ukraine, Russia, and Belarus are variously looking for a new home. Whether to avoid sanctions or escape the war, those companies consider a variety of factors in determining where to go.
Dentons and Turkish affiliate Balcioglu Selcuk Ardiyok Keki Attorney Partnership have advised Dutch Development Finance Corporation's venture capital program FMO Ventures on a EUR 5.5 million subscription for convertible notes and redeemable shares in SolarX. Satis Partners reportedly advised FMO in Mali, Burkina Faso, and Senegal. Ffooks Gokulsing reportedly advised SolarX.
Dentons Turkish affiliate Balcioglu Selcuk Ardiyok Keki Attorney Partnership has advised Magic Games on its USD 5 million seed stage investment round, led by Makers Fund. Reportedly, Orrick advised Magic Games as well, and Fladgate LLP advised Makers Fund.
Dentons has advised Groupama Gan REIM on its acquisition of the Freedom Palace in Budapest.
The Kumkumoglu Ergun Cin Ozdogan Attorney Partnership has advised Turkish casual mobile game developer Cypher Games on its USD 3.2 million pre-seed financing round. Dentons Turkish affiliate Balcioglu Selcuk Ardiyok Keki Attorney Partnership advised 500 Global on its investment. Thompson Legal Advisory Services reportedly advised Play Ventures on leading the round.
Dentons has advised Vetroelektrane Balkana on a EUR 205 million refinancing of the 158-megawatt Cibuk wind farm located in Mramorak, Serbia. CMS reportedly advised the lenders on the deal.
Dentons has advised a club of banks led by Tatra Banka and including UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and Slovakia, Slovenska Sporitelna, and Ceskoslovenska Obchodni Banka on a EUR 160 million ESG-linked syndicated loan to MH Teplarensky Holding. BBH reportedly advised the borrower.
Greenberg Traurig has advised Generali Real Estate on the acquisition of undeveloped plots located in Skawina, near Krakow, and the development management agreement with MDC2. Dentons advised MDC2 on the deal.
Dentons has advised Komercni Banka and Ceska Sporitelna on the EUR 715 million refinancing of the Eurowag Group. White & Case advised Eurowag.
CMS has advised the Saint-Gobain Group on the conclusion of a 15-year virtual power purchase agreement for the acquisition of renewable energy from Tion Renewables' onshore wind farms in Poland. Dentons advised Tion Renewables.
With instability and uncertainty both in the political and economic spheres, the Czech Republic is preparing for a new wave of restructuring and insolvency procedures, according to Dentons Partner Jiri Tomola.
Gorzelnik Nentwig Ziebinski has advised Equinor Group company Wento on its sale of a 28-megawatt solar photovoltaics portfolio to Modus Asset Management. Dentons has advised the buyer.