NNDKP Successfully Assisted Enel in a Complex Fiscal Dispute

November 2022 Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) successfully represented ENEL (E-Distributie Banat) in a complex tax dispute relating to the possibility of the taxpayer deducting the value of tax depreciation for tangible assets (electricity grid connectors) acquired from the company’s clients through transfer, for the calculation of corporate income tax. Initially, tax authorities rejected this possibility based on the way in which the company acquired the connectors (free of charge) and considered the existence of accounting depreciation rules different from the tax depreciation…

Non-Compete Clause Limitations And Third Parties’ Involvement

October 2022 Authors: Selin Balkir Ercin, Begum Acar, Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli Attorneys at Law The non-compete obligation requires a party to refrain from operating in another party’s field of work, in a particular geographic area, for a specific period of time. While this obligation may arise from an agreement between parties, it may also arise from the law. Turkish law obliges persons with certain legal status to refrain from competing, in view of managing potential conflicts of interest. An employee’s duty of loyalty containing the obligation not to compete with the employer, as long…

Sports Law Disputes in Turkey and Europe Webinar

Join KDK's webinar on Wednesday, 3 November, to explore sports law disputes in Turkey and Europe. This webinar, which has been organised by Istanbul Bilgi University, The Solution and Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli, will feature presentations from Herve Le Lay of Brown Rudnick LLP, Jean-Louis Dupont of RocaJunyent and Prof. Dr. Hatice Ozdemir-Kocasakal of the Galatasaray University Faculty of Law. Okan Demirkan will moderate the session. Topics of the presentations will include: - Player’s Contracts: Topical Litigious Issues in View of CAS Case Law; - Internal Judicial Bodies and Arbitration in…

Polenak Law Firm Contributes to Mondaq's Litigation Dispute Resolution Comparative Guide

Author: Aleksandar Dimic Polenak Law Firm’s partner Aleksandar Dimic drafted the latest Mondaq’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Comparative Guide for North Macedonia. The guide is in a Q&A format and Mr. Dimic provides insights related to the judicial system of North Macedonia, judicial structure, pre-litigation, commencing litigation, and more. To read the full article, please click here. Aleksandar Dimic is a partner at Polenak Law Firm in May 2019. He is head of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group and leads the Litigation Department. Aleksandar is a legal expert representing…

Application of Law No. 805 in Agreements Involving a Foreign Party

In a dispute arising from an agreement executed in a language other than Turkish, particularly in cases where one of the parties is non-Turkish, there is a risk of Turkish courts assessing such agreement’s validity under Law No. 805 on the Mandatory Use of Turkish in Commercial Enterprises.

A Tax Dispute concerning VAT Fixed Establishments brought before the Court of Justice of the European Union after Obtaining its Referral to the Luxemb...

NNDKP CELF has successfully represented its client, a non-resident company, before the national court in which it has made a request for a preliminary ruling to the CJEU concerning the interpretation of the EU VAT Directive and Regulation as regards the existence of a VAT fixed establishment

The SEE Legal Group and its Member Firms Top-ranked by Chambers Europe 2021

For the first time, the publishers of Chambers Europe guide have decided to rank the Leading regional law firm networks in Central and Eastern Europe in separate bands. 

The SEE Legal Group Ranked Band 1 by Chambers Global 2021

The SEE Legal Group and its members are proud to announce that the SEE Legal Group is the only regional legal network in Central and Eastern Europe that has received the prestigious Band 1 ranking by Chambers Global 2021.

NNDKP Attorneys Obtain Landmark Decision on the Requirements Imposed on Tenderers in a Public Tender Procedure Regarding the Modernisation of a Romani...

NNDKP has successfully assisted and represented a private company in a dispute resolved by the Bucharest Court of Appeals, concerning the requirements imposed on tenderers in a public tender procedure organised for the modernisation of a Romanian railway line.

Complex Litigation in the Field of Infrastructure in Relation to Claims Amounting to RON 150 million was Successfully Finalised by the NNDKP Lawyers

NNDKP successfully assisted and represented one of the largest Italian entrepreneurs operating in Romania in infrastructure projects against the company that manages the national railway network.

Maric & Co Again Reshapes Legal Practice – Now in Favour of Taxpayers

А decision of the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, adopted upon the appellation of Maric & Co Law Firm, is of historical significance for taxpayers in Bosnia and Herzegovina and is a first step for changing the long-term injustice they were subjected to.

Young ISTAC (Istanbul Arbitration Centre) 4th Future Arbitration Counsel Moot

In the 4th Future Arbitration Counsel Moot organised by Young ISTAC, approximately 50 different teams from eight different cities of Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus competed in online hearings. On 26 July 2020, Kolcuoglu Demirkan Kocakli's partner Okan Demirkan was among the members of the tribunal of the final hearing. Please click for watching the final hearing and award ceremony at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTGaqU0ERPw (in Turkish).