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October 4, 2021 - DELSOL Avocats strengthens its Distressed companies Restructuring practice with the addition of Amaury DUMAS-MARZE and his team

With business support now essential ahead of the post-pandemic era, DELSOL Avocats was keen to expand the ?? team led by two turnaround specialists, and , assisted by in labour law and in financing. is joining them as a partner. Two associates are accompanying him: Marie VIGOUROUX and Gabriela PINTILESCU. Amaury and his team advise…

October 4, 2021 - DELSOL Avocats strengthens its Distressed companies Restructuring practice with the addition of Amaury DUMAS-MARZE and his team

With business support now essential ahead of the post-pandemic era, DELSOL Avocats was keen to expand the ?? team led by two turnaround specialists, and , assisted by in labour law and in financing. is joining them as a partner. Two associates are accompanying him: Marie VIGOUROUX and Gabriela PINTILESCU. Amaury and his team advise…

July 26, 2021 - In Poland, GWW private client team wins the 1st place (Band 1) for the 5th time in a row in the prestigious Chambers High Net Worth 2021 ranking!

  We are happy to inform you about GWW (Poland) success in the prestigious Chambers High Net Worth 2021 ranking. The GWW private client team won the 1st place (Band 1) in Poland for the fifth time in a row! , team supervisor, was awarded the 1st place in the individual category (Band 1) each…

July 1, 2021 - DELSOL Avocats June 2021 newsletter released - Structuring our practices to pursue our development strategy

A newsletter dedicated to our firm's development strategy aiming at structuring our practices to better address our clients' needs. Focus on new partners :?,??and??who shed light on various hot topics : PGE, pr?t participatif and obligations Relance: which schemes to?support businesses? The changing property sales and rental market in the aftermath?of Covid-19 Post-pandemic recovery and…

June 22, 2021 - Two new members elected by the Telfa General Assembly to complete the networks board of directors

During the Telfa General Assembly held on June 9th in Brussels, all Telfa board members were reelected: Karen Verkerk from Dirkzwager (Netherlands) - who is also Telfa president-, Tom Eivind Haug from Advokatfirmaet Sverdrup (Norway), Jasper Hagenberg from Buse Heberer Fromm (Germany), Aldona?Leszczy?ska-Mikulska from GWW(Poland), Emmanuel Kaeppelin from Delsol Avocats (France), S?bastien Popijn from CEW…

June 21, 2021 - Wedlake Bell and Moon Beever merge

LONDON, 15 June 2021 ?? Wedlake Bell LLP and Moon Beever LLP today announce that the firms ?have agreed to merge with effect from 12 July this year. Wedlake Bell is a top 100 City law firm with core strengths across Private Client, Real Estate, Business Services and Dispute Resolution. The firm has 60 Partners…

May 24, 2021 - NEW LEGISLATION REGARDING THE REGISTRATION OF BENEFICIAL OWNERS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC

NEW LEGISLATION REGARDING THE REGISTRATION OF BENEFICIAL OWNERS ? As of 1st June 2021, the new legislation regarding the registration of beneficial owners (Act No. ?37/2021 Coll., on Registration of Beneficial Owners) becomes effective. ? The new legislation implements the 5th AML Directive, i.e. Directive (EU) 2018/843 of the European Parliament and of the Council…

May 19, 2021 - LEXTAL LEGAL WEBINAR: New era of consumer rights: new challenges for business. Only 1 year to go!

  The EU Member States must transpose the Omnibus Directive into national law by November 28, 2021 and must apply said national law as of May 28, 2022.   Businesses that violate consumer laws in the EU could face fines up to 4% of a company's annual global turnover.   So if you don?t want…

May 12, 2021 - Meyerlustenberger Lachenal Ltd. (MLL) ranked on the Legal 500 directory in a wide array of fields of expertise!

MLL has been mentioned in the following disciplines in the Legal 500 2021 ranking: ?Fintech ?IP ?Real Estate and Construction ?Capital Markets ?Commercial, Corporate and M&A ?Data Privacy and Protection ?Employment ?Healthcare and life science ?Private clients ?TMT ?Banking & finance ?Competition ?Litigation ?Insolvency MLL has also been a contributor to the?Comparative Guide 2021 on…

May 11, 2021 - Save the date: Telfa Tax Webinar about MLI on May 18th!

  The webinar will take place on May 18th from 4.30 to 6 PM.? Here is the content: PART ONE Opening/introduction of the panelists and the topic MLI's key features - general overview Country by country differences (on few examples) PART TWO Case study discussion M&A Share deals Other cross boarder transactions Q&A

May 3, 2021 - Delsol one more year recognised in the Legal 500 rankings!

In 2021, Delsol Avocats has been recognised by the prestigious directory in the following practice areas: Construction Data Privacy and Data Protection Health care & life sciences ? Leading professional: Jeanne BOSSI MALAFOSSE M&A The regions (Lyon) Private equity : venture and growth capital

May 3, 2021 - GWW in The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 ranking!

The GWW team was awarded in the?Taxes?and?Technologies, Media, Telecommunications (TMT)?category. An individual award was granted to?Wac?aw Knopkiewicz, supervisor of the TMT team. Taxes Team leaders:?Artur Cmoch; Andrzej Ladzi?ski Leading lawyers:?Ma?gorzata Militz; Kamil Szcz?sny Clients' comments on GWW work: 'Compared to other Polish law firms I have worked with, GWW stands out in terms of professionalism…

May 3, 2021 - Lexia recommended by the Legal 500 for several fields of expertise!

The Legal 500 recommends Lexia's following practices: M&A ?I see that the key strength of Lexia team is that they have had the same team handling the matters of the company from start-up work through to venture financing rounds all the way to M&A.? Dispute resolution, crime & corporate responsibilities ?Very easy to approach. Exceptional…

May 3, 2021 - ILAW LEXTAL high on the rankings!

ILAW LEXTAL ? Tier 1 in Lithuania for Employment. ILAW LEXTAL Managing Partner Tomas Bagdanskis became a Leading Individual and Partner Vilius Ma?iulaitis achieved Next Generation Partner status in the Legal 500 guide (Employment).   Chambers Europe 2021: ILAW LEXTAL ranked in Band 1 for the Employment Practice in Lithuania. Ranked lawyers: Band 1 ?…

April 19, 2021 - DIRKZWAGER IN THE LEGAL 500 in 2021: SEVEN LAWYERS RANKED IN TWO CATEGORIES

London/Arnhem/Nijmegen, 15 April 2021 ? The annual rankings of The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa have been announced. This year Dirkzwager legal & tax is represented by seven lawyers active in two areas of practice. The Legal 500 is generally considered to be a leading guide in the field of global legal services.…

April 19, 2021 - Polish Family Foundation draft act published

A draft Family Foundation Act was published on 22 March 2021. According to the announcements of the Ministry of Finance, family foundations are supposed to become part of legal transactions at the beginning of next year. The main assumptions in the file attached.

April 19, 2021 - Companies listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange - GWW (Poland) among the 10 most active tax advisory companies in this area

There are 431 companies listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange and their total value exceeds PLN 1 trillion, of which PLN 570 billion can be attributed to domestic companies. GWW is among the 10 most active tax advisory companies in this area, taking the ninth (advising 26 listed companies) place in Poland according to the…

April 13, 2021 - Draft legislation: taxpayer-status for Dutch partnerships

On 4 March 2021, the Dutch government published draft legislation for consultation concerning the implementation of the EU Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive (ATAD2). The proposed legislation is expected to enter into force on 1 January 2022. Hybrid mismatches ATAD2 aims to prevent tax avoidance resulting from differences in the tax legislation of countries. The tax classification…

March 30, 2021 - Telfa Virtual Congress gathers partners and associates from every jurisdictions!

A very successful Telfa Virtual Congress was held on March 23rd, gathering member firms' partners and associates around a series of activities. It has also been an opportunity for the different Telfa practice groups to meet (Corporate, Tax, Real Estate and Employment met on that day), as well as the Partners' group, the Associates' group,…

March 22, 2021 - DELSOL Avocats' Real Estate department continues to grow with the arrival of Adrien WILLIOT as Partner

DELSOL Avocats gains a new Partner, Adrien WILLIOT, in the firm's Real Estate department, which now has (11) lawyers, including (3) partners (with Nathalie PEYRON and Beno?t BOUSSIER) and one (1) counsel (Virginie DELANNOY). The Real Estate department assists a diverse panel of French and international players with their real-estate business, providing both advisory and…

February 12, 2021 - Simon Tupman confirmed as a keynote speaker for Telfa Virtual Congress on March 23rd!

Simon Tupman (MBA, Solicitor, Eng and Wales) is a business speaker, educator and mentor to law firms internationally, who will give us a keynote speach with the title: What Now? - how to bounce back from COVID Many law firms appear to have weathered the COVID storm quite well; but what happens now? With many…