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Bányaiová Vožehová law office

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Managing Partners: Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová, Lucie Vožehová, Lucie Oršulová
Number of partners worldwide: 4
Number of lawyers: 10
Languages: Czech, English, German, Spanish

Firm Overview:
The firm was established in 2010 by Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová, Lucie Vožehová as partners and Alena Bányaiová, former partner in Salans (now Dentons). The firm has considerably grown since then, having now ten lawyers and providing legal services practically in all areas of law. The main focus is on corporate and M&A, commercial contracts, litigation, competition, real estate and labour law. The firm also has strong expertise in criminal law and bankruptcy and dedicates resources to pro bono work supporting local UNICEF organisation.

Main Areas of Practice:

Corporate & M&A:

2 partners and 5 other fee earners
■ Corporate maintenance including organisation of general meetings, intragroup mergers and squeeze-outs for Lactalis group in CR
■ Corporate maintenance for ON Semiconductor
■ Acquisition of Brema by AŽD Praha
■ Energies and part of Vinci Construction in CR and acquisition of VARS BRNO
■ Representing COLSYS – AUTOMATIK, a.s. in acquisition of IT firm including due diligence
■ Acquisition of ENVINET a.s. for Soletanche Freyssinet (now Nuvia a.s.)
■ Acquisition of B2B hygiene business unit for Schülke & Mayr group
■ Real estate transactions using joint-venture structure for Karlín group
■ Acquisition of shares LIR Holding and LIR Events – companies organising music festivals (LET IT ROLL), legal services connected with shareholders’ agreement and connected issues
Key Clients: Lactalis Group, Vinci Energies group, Vinci Construction group, AŽD Praha, Soletanche Freyssinet, Schülke & Mayr
Contact: Lucie Vožehová
Tel: +420 222 513 681
Email: [email protected]

Dispute Resolution:
3 partners and 4 other fee earners
■ Representing insolvency trustee of ECM REI in disputes involving receivables of 12.6 mil USD
■ Representing Ballymore group in disputes involving unfair competition, performance under contract and state aid
■ Representing the Embassy of Turkish Republic in disputes regarding issuance of zoning and building permits for construction of new embassy building in Prague
■ Representing the AGC Glass Czech a.s., in a dispute for damages of EUR 1,500,000
■ Representing the Statutory city of Karlovy Vary for compensation of unjustified enrichment of EUR 46,000,000
■ Representing Oiltanking Terneuzen in a dispute against UniCredit Bank for payment under bank guarantee of EUR 5,053,151
■ Representing Lactalis Group company in unfair competition litigation relating to free riding by a competitor
■ Representing private persons in a number of disputes involving conflict of laws issues and recognition of non-EU courts judgments with value of disputes approx. EUR 5 000 000
■ Representation PRŮMSTAV a.s. in several proceedings against debtor BDL Czech a.s. and its parent company Credit Finance Group, involves debt in the base amount of approx. EUR 1.5 million, involves promissory payment order proceedings, execution proceedings and civil proceedings connected with execution
■ Representing Bisnode Česká republika, a.s. against Sofis partner, s.r.o. in two disputes within arbitration and court proceedings in relation to unfair competition and copyright violation
Key Clients: Ballymore Group, ON SEMICONDUCTOR CZECH REPUBLIC, Lactalis Group, Oiltanking Terneuzen, Statutory City of Karlovy Vary, Insolvency trustee of ECM REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS, Atos IT Solutions and services Contact: Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová
Tel: +420 222 513 681
Email: [email protected]

Competition/Antitrust:
1 partner and 2 additional fee earners
■ Advising T-Mobile Czech Republic a.s. with competition aspects of network sharing projects
■ Staff training and assistance in negotiations in respect of possible abuse of market power General assistance for Lactalis group
■ Representing Novácke chemické závody a.s., v konkurze before the General Court of the EU in antitrust infringement
■ Staff training on competition law compliance and dawn raid instructions and public tendering advisory for Elektrotrans
■ Representing VINCI ENERGIES CZ in merger clearance proceedings
■ Representation Soletanche Freyssinet in merger clearance proceedings
■ Staff training in competition law compliance and dawn raid instructions for Schulke CZ
■ Annual staff and management training in competition law compliance and dawn raid instructions for Papyrus Bohemia s.r.o.
Key Clients: Lactalis Group, VINCI Energies group, T-Mobile Czech Republic, Soletanche Freyssinet
Contact: Lucie Dolanská Bányaiová
Tel: +420 222 513 681
Email: [email protected]

Criminal Law:
1 partner and 2 other fee earners
■ Assistance in relation to potential criminal aspects of some business deals and structures and representing the client as the injured party of property and economic crimes, such as fraud and insolvency intrigues
■ Representation in criminal proceedings regarding unfair practice in relation to public procurement
■ Representation in criminal proceedings in relation to credit fraud
■ Advising the client in relation to damages caused by fraud and insolvency intrigues
Key Clients: One of the largest global companies in the area of technology, hardware, electronics and industrial engineering
Contact: Lucie Oršulová
Tel: +420 222 513 681
Email: [email protected]