"A lawyer's role is to eliminate or mitigate risks for the client. If this turns out to be impossible, then he has to enable the client to take a conscious decision as to whether a risk is acceptable."
News | 15.04.2020
A new edition of the Legal 500 EMEA publication and ranking has just been published. We are pleased to inform you that our law firm and experts were recognised again.
Deals corner | 31.03.2020
DZP advised on the finalisation of the sale of 100% of shares in a company whose activity involves the purchase and slaughter of cattle. Our advice covered comprehensive legal services for the transaction on the part of the sellers.
News | 12.03.2020
We are pleased to announce that both DZP and our experts have once again been recommended in the Chambers Europe 2020 ranking that was published on 12th March. As in previous years, the assessment criteria for lawyers were primarily projects completed and a professional approach to clients, whose opinions are the most important factor.
Deals corner | 17.02.2020
We have advised the owners of the Buma Group on the acquisition by a consortium of Reino Capital and RF Corval International. The holding acquired comprises over 20 companies and assets of a total gross value of approx. PLN 1.3 billion.
News | 13.02.2020
We are pleased to announce that our firm and experts have been ranked in the Chambers Global 2020 ranking.
Deals corner | 11.02.2020
DZP has advised SPAR Polska from the Bać-Pol Group, the current operator of the chain in Poland, in a high-profile dispute with SPAR International and SPAR Group over the right to the SPAR brand in Poland.
Deals corner | 22.11.2019
Thanks to the transaction, CPI PG has expanded its portfolio of office buildings in Poland. However, Karimpol says that the sale of a building that is 90% commercialised confirms the attractiveness of the capital's office sector.
Deals corner | 21.11.2019
ITI Neovision was advised in the transaction by experts from our Corporate and M&A Practice – Marek Świątkowski, Partner, Damian Szczygielski, Senior Associate, and Joanna Fasula, Associate.
News | 27.09.2019
We are pleased to inform you that in the latest ranking published by IFLR1000 our law firm and experts are again at the forefront.
Deals corner | 04.09.2019
Domański Zakrzewski Palinka has advised Flarna Holdings Limited on exiting an investment in a leading Polish manufacturer of rollers blinds and awnings, ANWIS sp. z o.o.
News | 11.04.2019
A new edition of Legal500 EMEA has been just published. We are very pleased to inform you that once again both our law firm and individual experts have been recommended in several categories.
News | 15.02.2019
Once again we are pleased to announce that our firm has been ranked in the Chambers Global research. Our experts have been recognised in 3 categories.
Publication | 15.04.2017
31 countries and law firms provided input regarding the national franchise law in their respective country. The Poland overview of International Franchise Handbook was written by Marek Świątkowski.
Deals corner | 11.04.2017
We have represented Obrascón Huarte Lain (OHL) in a precedential case in which OHL demanded that funds owed to OHL be excluded from the bankruptcy estate of Hydrobudowy Polska (HBP).
Deals corner | 28.07.2016
DZP is advising WGE Development on the restructuring of liabilities under ten bond series vis-a-vis 120 bondholders in precedential, accelerated arrangement proceedings.
Deals corner | 01.07.2016
DZP and the State Treasury General Solicitor’s Office represented the Republic of Poland in a case brought by the Norwegian investors, Geir Almås and Kristian Almås.
Deals corner | 15.10.2015
A strategic partnership agreement was signed by MEDCOM and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (MELCO) under which MELCO is to purchase a minority block (49%) of shares in MEDCOM.
Deals corner | 30.01.2015
DZP advised private equity funds managed by ARX Equity Partners upon the sale of all the shares in Kakadu sp. z o.o. to Super Zoo s.r.o.
Publication | 15.10.2014
On 2013, the Arbitral Tribunal rendered an Award holding that Romania had violated the Bilateral Investment Treaty between Sweden and Romania by failing to ensure fair and equitable treatment.
Deals corner | 19.12.2013
DZP advised ARX Equity Partners on exiting an investment in a leading Polish plastics producer ERGIS-EUROFILMS S.A. The exit was carried out through the sale of shares in a company holding a controlling shareholding in ERGIS-EUROFILMS S.A. to its current managers.
Deals corner | 09.04.2013
Domański Zakrzewki Palinka provided legal advisory to Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT S.A. on the sale of a block of shares in Casinos Poland sp. z o.o., a company operating on the casino and betting market.
Deals corner | 22.02.2013
DZP provided legal advisory to Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT S.A. on the sale of a block of shares in EuroLOT S.A. The share sale was the largest transaction of this type on the Polish market and project value was over PLN 100 million.
Deals corner | 28.12.2012
DZP provided legal advice to Polskie Linie Lotnicze LOT S.A. on the sale of shares in a subsidiary, Petrolot Sp. z o.o. Petrolot provides aircraft fuelling services at 12 Polish commercial and flying club airports and it is the largest company providing services of this type in Poland.
Deals corner | 05.09.2012
On 5 September this year, an ad hoc arbitration tribunal in administrative proceedings before the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague dismissed in full a claim brought by the company TRACO Deutsche Travertin Werke GmbH against the Republic of Poland.
Deals corner | 20.03.2012
DZP advised PLL LOT S.A. on the sale of LOT AMS Sp. z o.o., an aircraft servicing and repair company. Transaction value in the range of several hundred million zloty.
Deals corner | 02.02.2012
DZP advised shareholders in the Aldik group on a project to restructure companies in Poland and abroad. The services we provided also covered full-range legal advisory on the sale of the Aldik Nova group from Lublin to the Maxima group.
News | 25.01.2012
The Court of Arbitrationt at the Polish Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with experts from Polish and international law firms, has prepared a guide to Polish arbitration entitled Arbitration in Poland.
Publication | 30.09.2011
This material is an extract first provided to Sweet & Maxwell for publication in "Hewitt on Joint Ventures" (5th edition, 2011) and is reproduced by agreement with the publishers.
Publication | 30.08.2011
Significant changes in the area of international arbitration concerning the protection of foreign investments which have taken place during the last 30−40 years have influenced arbitration in Poland.
Deals corner | 10.05.2011
The Law Firm advised PLL LOT S.A. on the sale and lease-back of an office building in Warsaw at ulica 17 Stycznia 43 in which PLL LOT S.A. has its registered office.
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