WKB advised GOLDMAN SACHS in obtaining clearance from the Polish competition watchdog for the acquisition of a Polish property developer
WKB’s competition team represented Goldman Sachs in proceedings before the Polish competition authority UOKiK, swiftly obtaining unconditional clearance for the acquisition of 98% of the shares in one of the leading Polish property developers.
POWÓDZTWO PREZESA UZP W SPRAWIE O UNIEWAŻNIENIE UMOWY DOTYCZĄCEJ PROJEKTU WNĘTRZ POZNAŃSKIEGO STADIONU ODDALONE
Miasto Poznań - Poznańskie Ośrodki Sportu i Rekreacji w Poznaniu wygrały w pierwszej instancji spór z Prezesem Urzędu Zamówień Publicznych, który domagał się stwierdzenia nieważności umowy zawartej z biurem architektonicznym MCS, w wyniku udzielenia zamówienia publicznego z wolnej ręki.
The new year at WKB begins with a series of internal promotions:
as of 1 January, Anna Flaga-Martynek (Infrastructure & PPP), Anna Wojciechowska (Company Law & Corporate Governance), and Anna Wyrzykowska (Real Estate & Property Development) became partners while Wioleta Polak (Employment Law) has been promoted
to the position of counsel.
At a gala ceremony in Milan on 20 November 2017, WKB Wierciński, Kwieciński, Baehr's Italian Desk won the Top Legal Award for “Italian desk dell’ anno – indipendente” (“Italian Desk of the Year – independent law firms”), having made the shortlist for the fourth consecutive year.
WKB advised GENUINE PARTS COMPANY in proceedings for obtaining clearance from the President of the Polish competition authority for the acquisition of control over ALLIANCE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP
WKB’s competition team has successfully secured unconditional clearance from the Polish competition authority for the acquisition of AAG by Genuine Parts Company.
WKB lawyers have secured Phase II unconditional clearance from the Polish competition authority (the PCA) for acquisition of Dynapac by the Fayat Group. It was the third Phase II process (out of a total of approximately ten cases unconditionally cleared by the PCA in 2016 and 2017) that WKB’s Competition team has brought to a successful end.