ADM to acquire Sojaprotein

The Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE: ADM), an American multinational food processing and commodities trading corporation, has signed a sale and purchase agreement to acquire Sojaprotein, one of the leading soybean processing companies in Europe and leading European provider of non-GMO soy ingredients. Sojaprotein is part of Victoria Group which has been recently acquired by MK Group through debt to equity swap. It has sales into 65 countries, offering a wide array of non-GMO vegetable protein ingredients for an extensive list of European and global customers in the meat alternative, confectionery,…

Sale of Paint Producer JUB

It has been unofficially reported that the paint producer JUB has begun the sale procedure, only considering strategic buyers from the industry – three of whom have supposedly been shortlisted.

DTB Assisted in the Listing of Villa Dubrovnik on Zagreb Stock Exchange

Divjak Topic Bahtijarevic & Krka (DTB) advised Villa Dubrovnik, a company operating a luxury 5-star hotel in Dubrovnik, in connection with its initial listing of shares on the Zagreb Stock Exchange.

Polenak Law Firm Advised on the Largest Privately Owned Local Investment in Renewable Energy in North Macedonia

Polenak Law Firm advised Thor Impex DOOEL Skopje and its owners in the largest privately owned local investment in renewable energy in North Macedonia, a 36MW wind farm Bogoslovec.

Latest M&A Trends in Southeast Europe

The SEE Legal Corporate and M&A Practice Group partners, joined by Ileana Antypas and William Wells of Rothschild & Co will discuss the latest M&A trends in the SEE region.

BOYANOV & Co. Advises EnerSys Holdings (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. on the Sale of its Stake in EnerSys AD to Recocycling EOOD

On 31 May 2021 the sale of the Bulgarian subsidiary of EnerSys Holdings (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. – EnerSys AD, to Recocycling EOOD was completed.

BOYANOV & Co. Advised Mondelez International on the Acquisition of Chipita S.A.

BOYANOV & Co. advised Mondelez International on all Bulgarian law aspects in the acquisition of the Greek snacking company Chipita S.A.

Eleven SEE Legal Partners among IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2021

SEE Legal Group is proud to announce that 11 female partners have been recognised by the special edition of Europe, Middle East and Africa IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2021 as part of the leading female transaction lawyers in the world.

NNDKP Assists AAylex Group in Securing a EUR 20 Million Financing for the Group’s Expansion in Romania and in the Acquisition of Banvit Foods Romani...

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) successfully assisted AAylex Group, one of the leading Romanian players in the food industry, controlled by entrepreneur Bogdan Stanca as majority shareholder, in securing the funds necessary for the Group’s expansion in Romania through the acquisition of Banvit Foods Romania. The AAylex Group, having former enterprise Avicola Buzau as its starting point, covers various operations ranging from genetics, feed production, breeding, incubation, broiler chicken farming to slaughtering and the distribution of processed chicken meat and value-added…

Polenak Law Firm Contributes to Lexology Getting the Deal Through - Corporate Governance 2021

Kristijan Polenak, managing partner and Tatjana Shishkovska, partner at Polenak Law Firm authored the North Macedonia Chapter on Corporate Governance, 20th edition, published in May 2021 by Law Business Research. The chapter is available for download at the following link. The chapter has been reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. where the article was first published in May 2021.

SEE Legal Group Advises on Nomad Foods' Acquisition of Fortenova Group’s Frozen Food Portfolio

Nomad Foods Limited has entered into an agreement to acquire Fortenova Group’s Frozen Food Business Group for an aggregate consideration of approximately EUR 615 million on a debt-free, cash-free basis.

The SEE Legal Member Firms Worked on Four of the Deals Shortlisted for the 2020 CEE Legal Matters Deal of the Year Awards

CEE Legal Matters announced the finalists for the CEE 2020 Deal of the Year Awards. The following SEE Legal members have participated in one or more of the four of the shortlisted deals: KALO & ASSOCIATES, Maric & Co, Divjak Topic Bahtijarevic & Krka, Polenak Law Firm, and Selih & partnerji. More information on the deals is available below 1) KALO & ASSOCIATES and Odvetniki Selih & Partnerji Shortlisted for Deal of the Year in both Bosnia & Herzegovina and Serbia: Nova Ljubljanska Banka's Acquisition of Komercijalna Banka || Participating firms: Sajic, AP Legal,…