KG Law Firm’s Co-Managing Partner, John Kyriakides Chaired an Open Discussion on Investment and Justice

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm’s Co-Managing Partner and Chairman of the AmCham Legislative Reform Committee, John Kyriakides, chaired an open discussion on Investment and Justice at the 30th Annual Greek Economic Summit, hosted by AmCham.

KG Law Firm Sponsored the 3rd WIB Forum on Diversity & Inclusion

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm proudly sponsored the 3rd WIB Forum, Diversity & Inclusion: Breaking Barriers to Break Through, organised by the American - Hellenic Chamber of Commerce Women in Business (WIB) Committee held on 25 November 2019 at the Athens Hilton.

Steps towards Compliance with Serbia’s New Data Protection Act

BDK Advokati's senior associate Milica Basta participated in a conference on initial results and the most frequent dilemmas in the implementation of the new Data Protection Act. The conference, held on 27 November 2019 in Belgrade, gathered nearly 50 representatives from companies operating in the Serbian market. The agency Forum Media organised the event.

Drivers and Issues for M&A in Southeast Europe

BDK Advokati’s senior partner Vladimir Dasic shared his thoughts on “Drivers, issues and countermeasures” at a panel organised by SEE Private equity and M&A forum in Belgrade. Other speakers at the panel were Alexandra Nagle from Alantra and Leo Morozov from Fortenova Group.

KG Law Firm’s Team Participated in the 37th Athens Marathon

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm’s team participated in the 37th Athens Marathon – The Authentic 2019. The team, comprising of 20 team members, has once again run for a good cause, supporting MDA Hellas, an association for the care and welfare of those with neuromuscular disorders.

Challenges with Enforcing International Contracts

BDK Advokati’s partner Luka Popovic spoke about challenges facing the private sector in enforcement of international contracts during a judicial workshop on enforcement of international sales contracts. The workshop was organised on 24-25 October by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP), and the U.S. Embassy in Montenegro. The workshop is part of CLDP’s technical assistance in Montenegro in the area of judicial capacity building, aimed to improve the legal environment for doing business.
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Legislative Novelties in the Gaming Industry

Central and Eastern European Gaming Conference, held in September this year in Budapest, gathered a prominent group of stakeholders in the gaming sector to discuss the most recent business and legal developments in the industry across the European markets. BDK partner Luka Popovic spoke at the Balkans panel about legislative changes in the Montenegrin and Serbian gaming sectors.

Clarity Needed on Data Protection Compliance Audit

For the second consecutive time, CEE Legal matters organised Balkan GC Summit in Belgrade. The event gathered general counsels, compliance officers and lawyers from the region to discuss vibrant topics in the legal industry. BDK Advokati’s partner Bogdan Ivanisevic held a presentation in which he addressed the issue of misunderstandings that often occur between companies and law firms concerning data protection compliance audits. Law firms consider such audit as a complex legal task which requires a comprehensive approach, while some companies believe it can be performed fairly quickly, or prefer a partial approach.

KG Law Firm's Vicky Kriketou - Speaker at the Compliance and Transparency Conference for Life Sciences

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm’s counsel, Vicky Kriketou participated as a speaker at the Compliance and Transparency Conference for Life Sciences, which was held on 26th and 27th September 2019 in Amsterdam. The conference gave recognition to the best practices and offered a platform for open discussion and exchange of ideas on how to overcome the present-day challenges that compliance professionals in the life sciences industry are facing. Vicky contributed to the conference with a presentation on “Life Sciences Litigation and Risk Management”.

BDK Advokati Holds a Seminar on Data Processing in the Workplace

Milica Basta, senior associate at BDK Advokati, has held a seminar on the processing of personal data in the employment context for the representatives of Serbian companies. The event took place on 26 September 2019 in Belgrade and was hosted by Forum Media.

SEE Legal Energy & Renewables, Utilities & Natural Resources Practice Group at the Vienna Forum on European Energy Law

The SEE Legal energy partners, Armela Lippmann (Maric & Co), Alexander Chatalbashev (BOYANOV & Co.) and Dragoljub Cibulic (BDK Advokati) attended the 7th Vienna Forum on European Energy Law, organised by the Energy Community on 19-20 September 2019 in Vienna.

New Data Protection Law Discussed at the Serbian Chamber of Commerce

Bogdan Ivanisevic, partner at BDK Advokati, spoke on 23 September 2019 about Serbia’s new Data Protection Act to representatives of the leading Serbian companies. The event took place in the packed conference hall of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber co-organised the event with the Ministry of Justice.