SEE Legal Banking and Finance Practice Group Visited Frankfurt

Twelve SEE Legal banking and finance partners representing the 10 law firms and 12 SEE jurisdictions attended meetings with colleagues of some of the largest international and local German law firms on 17-19 September 2019 in Frankfurt.

ELSA Athens' Summer School

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is happy to share its sponsorship of the ELSA Athens' Summer School which will focus on International Investment Law. The Summer School in International Investment Law, organised for a fourth year in a row by ELSA Athens in collaboration with the Center for Public International Law Research at the Law School of Athens and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Athens PIL) under the leadership of Athens PIL, will be held from 18 to 25 August 2019 at the Propylaea of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Notably, this year's Summer School will give students from Europe and the rest of the world the opportunity to explore international investment law, one of the fastest growing areas of international law.

KG Law Firm Sponsors the Greek Team’s Participation in the International Negotiation Competition

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is proud to announce that it was a sponsor of the Greek team of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki which participated in this year’s International Negotiation Competition (INC). The INC took place from 5th to 9th July at Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan. The INC is the oldest and most renowned competition focusing on international legal negotiation for law students from all over the world. It offers a unique educational program for international legal practice.

Milica Basta Speaks at AmCham’s Data Protection Briefing Session

AmCham Serbia hosted on 5 July 2019 a session on the main aspects of the new Serbian Data Protection Act. The topic attracted a significant number of attendees, mainly general counsels and IT specialists from the local companies – members of AmCham Serbia. Milica Basta, senior associate at BDK Advokati, was one of the speakers.

SEE Legal at INTA’s Annual Meeting in Boston

During 18-22 May, the IP Partners Anisa Tomic and Stela Sabeva attended the INTA’s Annual Meeting in Boston - the largest yearly conference for trademark practitioners. As part of their visit and on behalf of the SEE Legal Group, the IP partners hosted a number of meetings with representatives of various law firms that carry substantial weight in the IP world. The meetings were focused on discussing the integrated IP related services offered by SEE Legal and on developing new relationships to expand SEE Legal’s network of colleagues and clients. The SEE Legal partners would like to thank all colleagues who joined the Group at Yotel Boston and look forward to seeing them on another occasion in the near future.

KG’s Partner Theodore Rakintzis will speak at the 4th edition of Debt & Restructuring Forum

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is delighted to share with you that partner Theodore Rakintzis is going to deliver a speech at the 4th edition of the Debt & Restructuring Forum which will take place on 27th June 2019 in Vienna, organised by the WJ Global Group. This forum aims to bring together major investors, banks, DCAs regulators, legal firms, rating agencies, service providers and various other key players to discuss crucial topics and provide deal-making opportunities.

KG Law Firm Supports the Vienna Energy Transition Forum 2019

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is proud to announce its support to the Energy Transition Forum, convened by the Institute of Energy for SE Europe (IENE) in partnership with Energy Center Europe (ECE). The Forum will take place on 6-7 June 2019 at the Hilton Vienna Plaza Hotel. KG’s partner, Gus J. Papamichalopoulos, Head of KG’s Energy Infrastructure team and Deputy Chairman of IENE, will act as coordinator of the session “The Role of Oil & Gas in the ‘Energy Transition’ Era”. This is a great opportunity not only for sharing ideas and exchanging information about initiatives in view of the pressing energy and environmental challenges, but also for networking purposes.

BDK Advokati at Tarabica IT conference

Partner Bogdan Ivanisevic and senior associate Milica Basta represented BDK Advokati at this year’s edition of Tarabica IT conference, held on 25 May in Belgrade. The event is traditionally dedicated to topics relevant to the IT industry and as such, it mainly gathers IT professionals from major Serbian companies and institutions.

KG Law Firm’s Partners Attended the European Employment Lawyers Association Conference

KG Law Firm’s partners Effie Mitsopoulou and Ioanna Kyriazi attended another successful European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA) Conference on 23-25 May 2019 in Tallinn. This was a wonderful opportunity for KG Law Firm’s partners to listen to topics including #MeToo - impact on employment relations, Brexit, mental health in the workplace, legal tech, whistleblowing and investigations, and network with colleagues and friends.

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is a Proud Sponsor of 4th WIB Dialogue Series

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is proud to sponsor the 4th WIB Dialogue Series, organised by the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce.  This event will be hosted on 3 June 2019 at Hilton Athens Hotel – Galaxy Room. Several professionals will be there to share and discuss stories, ideas, and experiences about adversity and failure, as well as ways to find the pathway to success and strengthened future perseverance. Attending this event will be a great opportunity to develop your personal and professional skills through networking, education and providing strategies for success.

KG Law Firm Supported the 15th Annual Athens Tax Forum

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm proudly announces its participation as a Supporter of the 15th Annual Athens Tax Forum on 16 April 2019. The event was organised by the American Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and was held at Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel. Panagiotis Pothos, Head of KG Law Firm's Tax Practice, delivered a presentation titled From the law of necessity to the regularity of the law – jurisprudential trends during the crisis.

KG Law Firm Sponsors The Third Annual Competition Law Conference

Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is proud to announce its sponsorship of The Third Annual Competition Law Conference, organised by NOMIKI BIBLIOTHIKI, which will take place on Friday, 10 May 2019. KG Law Firm’s Senior Associate Violeta Panagiotopoulou will speak on “The Damage actions Directive – Transposition into the Greek Law”, under the session entitled: Competition law enforcement and “side effects” in other areas of law.