SEE Legal Group at INTA’s 2019 Annual Meeting in Boston

SEE Legal Group would be happy to meet you on the occasion of INTA’s 2019 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, 21 May 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Yotel Boston, 65 Seaport Boulevard. SEE Legal is the largest and longest running regional group in Southeast Europe. Based on the 53 IP lawyers spread over the 17 offices of the Group, and working together for 16 years, SEE Legal offers an integrated IP related service.

KDK’s Partner Okan Demirkan was a Commentator at the Istanbul Arbitration Centre

Sharing his years of experience, Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli's Arbitration team leader Okan Demirkan was invited to comment on presentations at the Istanbul Arbitration Centre (ISTAC)/ Marmara University Arbitration School. Okan commented on both academics and practising lawyers. The topic of this session, the fifth in a series, was “Execution of Arbitration Agreements by Proxy”. Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli continuously contributes at events to educate, share and bring real world experience into the classroom.

KG Law Firm Organised a Legal Boot Camp, Part of the Athens Digital Lab

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm organised a first pilot “legal boot camp” to talented teams of young start-up entrepreneurs, graduates and researchers who were shortlisted to develop their proposals within the Athens Digital Lab of the City of Athens. The areas covered were corporate (including funding), tax, IP, employment and GDPR. More such KG initiatives are planned.

NNDKP at Outlook 2019: Europe & CEE

On 21 February 2019, NNDKP will be at the Outlook 2019: Europe & CEE, a real estate conference organised in Bucharest by Reed MIDEM in association with MIPIM, the creator of the world’s leading real estate event, and Investment Briefings, a media company focused on real estate investment and market trends. NNDKP is the hosting partner of the event. The conference will focus on the investment opportunities in 2019 in Central and Eastern Europe in terms of real estate.  A NNDKP Partner, Lavinia Ionita Rasmussen will be a speaker at the event.

NNDKP at ZF Power Summit 2019

Between 19-20 February 2019, NNDKP will be at ZF Power Summit 2019, organised by Ziarul Financiar in Bucharest. The 8th edition of the summit will focus on the latest fiscal changes and the necessary investments in the energy sector. NNDKP’s Partners and co-heads of the Energy and Natural Resources practice, Gabriela Cacerea and Ruxandra Bologa will be speakers at the event.

NNDKP Tax Advisory Services at Tax EU Forum 2019

Between 14 and 15 February 2019, NNDKP Tax Advisory Services will be at Tax EU Forum, organised by Evensys in Bucharest.

KG Law Firm Participated in a Conference organised by SDEE and the Association of Greek Commercialists

On 30 January 2019, Apostolos Georgantas, Senior Associate at Kyriakides Georgopoulos (KG) Law Firm, spoke at a conference organized by SDEE and the Association of Greek Commercialists, which focused on the new legislation (L.4548/2018) on Sociétés Anonymes. Apostolos’ speech dealt with conflicts of interests arising on the one hand between the company and the members of the Board of Directors and on the other hand between the company and its shareholders. Introductory remarks were made by Senior Partner of KG Law Firm, and Chairman of SDEE, Leonidas Georgopoulos.

NNDKP at ICE London 2019

Between 5-7 February 2019, NNDKP will be at ICE London 2019, ”the benchmark and driver of the B2B Gaming industry’s international growth.” The firm will be represented by Partners, Ana-Maria Baciu and Cosmina Simion, co-heads of NNDKP’s Gaming practice.Furthermore, Ana-Maria and Cosmina will be speakers at the event in two Masterclass panels organised by the International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL) on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 in the Platinum Suite:10:30-11:20: Cosmina Simion – "Social Responsibility – What does it really mean?" 13:30-14:20: Ana-Maria Baciu – "The increasing…

BDK Advokati's Seminar on GDPR Attracts 70 Participants From Montenegro

On 18 December 2018, BDK Advokati in cooperation with AmCham Montenegro held a seminar on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Podgorica, for 70 participants from Montenegrin companies and law firms. Bogdan Ivanisevic, head of BDK Advokati team specialized in data protection & privacy, summarized the key characteristics of GDPR and explained how the Regulation extends to companies outside the EU, including those from Montenegro. He pointed to the presence of vague standards in GDPR which in the years to come will require further elucidation by data protection authorities and…

KDK’s Partner Begum Incecam Trained ELSA Istanbul Students

Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli’s Partner Begum Incecam trained student members of The European Law Students’ Association (ELSA) Istanbul on Mergers & Acquisitions. It was a productive training with Ms. Incecam’s explanations on mergers and acquisitions in general terms, together with an overview of M&A processes. According to Ms. Incecam, “Great interest of law students in M&A transactions is promising in terms of this practice area’s development”.

SEE Legal at Freshfields’ CEE/SEE Arbitration Workshop

The SEE Legal member firms KALO & ASSOCIATES, both Albanian and Kosovo offices, and BOYANOV & Co. attended the CEE/SEE Arbitration Workshop organised by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer on 3 December 2018 in its Vienna office. More than 50 lawyers from 21 countries across the CEE and SEE regions attended the Workshop, which main focus was on cross-border and international arbitration. KALO & ASSOCIATES Albania was represented by Associate Armando Toslluku, specialised in arbitration related to intellectual property matters, KALO & ASSOCIATES Kosovo – by Senior Associate Atdhe Dika,…

BDK Advokati about Tension between AI and Data Protection

Marko Popovic, associate at BDK Advokati, spoke at the Winter Vivaldi CFO & Legal Forum, organised by Mokra Gora School of Management at Mecavnik, western Serbia, on 30 November 2018. The forum attracted more than 60 participants, mostly CEOs and CFOs of a host of Serbian companies and start-ups alongside software developers, lawyers, accountants, and other professionals. The main topic of the forum was Conducting Business without People – Financial and Legal Consequences. Together with four other lawyers coming from Serbia’s leading law firms, Marko participated at the panel on the EU…