As elections loom large, Greece continues to play to its strengths – with energy and hospitality & leisure leading the charge – while the legislative process has been slowing down and some investors have adopted a holding-pattern approach, according to Papapolitis & Papapolitis Partner Evi Tsilou.
Souriadakis Tsibris and Papapolitis & Papapolitis Advise on Sale of KLM Stake to Intracom Properties
Souriadakis Tsibris has advised the Lappas family on the EUR 18.74 million sale of their stake in KLM S.A. to Intracom Holdings subsidiary Intracom Properties. Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised the buyer.
Greece: New Grid Connection Priority Framework Favors PPAs and Energy Storage
The last few years have seen a long list of investors turning their eyes to the Greek renewable energy source market and an abundance of new projects being developed throughout the country – to the extent that one would assume an excessive capacity of the Greek distribution network. Sadly, that is not the case. The occupation of grid space has been very loosely regulated for quite a long time, and final grid connection offers (GCOs) have been granted to licensed producers largely on a first come first served basis, and without any specific priority requirements.
Calavros Successfully Represented Mytilineos Before Hellenic Competition Commission
The Calavros Law Firm has successfully represented Mytilineos before the Hellenic Competition Commission in a case related to the abuse of dominance by a supplier and the violation of interim measures rendered by the HCC.
Bernitsas Law Advises Pancreta Bank on Investment in Attica Bank
Bernitsas Law has advised Pancreta Bank on its investment in Attica Bank.
Green Energy, Criminal Justice Reform, and a Surprising Trend in Greece: A Buzz Interview with Nikolaos Anastopoulos of Politis & Partners
Advancing renewable energy initiatives, establishing remote companies, and adopting criminal justice reform are currently the key priorities on the legal agenda in Greece, according to Politis & Partners Partner Nikolaos Anastopoulos.
Calavros Advises Metropolitan College and IEK AKMI on Majority Stake Sale to BC Partners
The Calavros Law Firm has advised the Metropolitan College and the IEK AKMI Group on their sale of a majority stake to BC Partners.
Legal Innovation in Continental Europe: A Sneak Peek into Lexpo 2023 with Andrea Miskolczi
As Lexpo – The Legal Innovation Event returns in 2023 after a three-year hiatus, showcasing the latest trends in legal innovation in Continental Europe, CEELM spoke with Dentons Europe Director of Innovation and Member of Lexpo's Advisory Board Andrea Miskolczi to gain an insight into the current state of technology and innovation in CEE, and what the event's attendees have to look forward to.
Bernitsas Law Advises Intrakat on Acquisition of Aktor
Bernitsas Law has advised Intrakat on its acquisition of Aktor from Ellaktor and Aktor Concessions.
Kyriakides Georgopoulos Advises Viber on Providing Viber Pay Service in Greece
Kyriakides Georgopoulos has advised Viber on providing the Viber Pay service for users in Greece.
Kyriakides Georgopoulos Advises ENI Plenitude on Sale of Thessaloniki-Thessalia Gas Distribution
Kyriakides Georgopoulos has advised ENI Plenitude on the sale and transfer of a 49% stake in Thessaloniki-Thessalia Gas Distribution to Depa Infrastructure Single Member, in parallel with the privatization process of Depa Infrastructure promoted by the Greek Government.
Koutalidis Advises National Bank of Greece on Austriacard Holdings Dual Listing
The Koutalidis law firm has advised the National Bank of Greece on the dual listing of Austrian company Austriacard Holdings on the Athens Exchange and the Vienna Stock Exchange.
Drakopoulos Advises Procaffe on Establishing Greek Subsidiary
Drakopoulos has advised Procaffe on the acquisition of a local distribution network from Sinbrico and the establishment of Procaffe's Greek subsidiary.
Bernitsas and Karatzas & Partners Advise on Sale of Tethys Hotel Sectoral Loan Portfolio
Bernitsas has advised coordinator Intrum Hellas on the secondary sale and transfer of the Tethys securitized loan receivables portfolio – originated by Piraeus Bank – to a consortium consisting of SMERemediumCap, Latonia Enterprises, and WHG Europe. Karatzas & Partners advised the buyers.
Closing: Delta Foods Sale of United Milk Company to Tyrbul Now Closed
On March 23, 2023, Tabakov, Tabakova and Partners announced that Delta Foods’ sale of the United Milk Company in Bulgaria to Tyrbul (reported by CEE Legal Matters on September 7, 2022) had closed.
Drakopoulos and Your Legal Partners Advise on Sale of Orphee Beinoglou to HIG Capital
Drakopoulos has advised the Orphee Beinoglou shareholders on their sale of an 80% stake in the company to HIG Capital. Your Legal Partners advised the buyer. AKL reportedly advised Eurobank on financing aspects.
Drakopoulos Advises Ricardo on Acquisition of E3-Modelling
Drakopoulos has advised UK-based engineering consultancy Ricardo on its EUR 27 million acquisition of a 93% stake in E3-Modelling. Mentis-Filopoulou and Associates reportedly advised the seller.
KLC Advises GAP Pharmaceutical on Business Agreement with Innovis Pharma
The KLC Law Firm has advised GAP Pharmaceutical Products on transferring its Greek market-approved pharmaceutical licenses to Innovis Pharma.