The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Law Office Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss

PC UŠCE, BULEVAR MIHAJLA PUPINA 6, 11000 BELGRADE, SERBIA
Tel:
Work +381 11 33 02 900
Fax:
Fax +381 11 33 02 925
Email:
Web:
www.wolftheiss.com
Banja Luka, Belgrade, Bratislava, Bucharest, Budapest, Kiev and 10 more

Serbia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with 2 Wolf Theiss, Law Office

At Law Office Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss, practice head and US and Serbia-qualified Bojana Bregovićensures a partner-led service’. Highlights included advising Advent International on its acquisition of Hypo Alpe-Adria Bank’s SEE network, including asset restructuring and bank regulatory issues.

[back to top]

Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss, Law Office

The team at Law Office Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss is ‘very accessible, responsive and unfazed by dealing with urgent instructions’; it includes managing partner Miroslav Stojanovic and Nataša Lalović Marić, who has a ‘high level of understanding of the essence of corporate work’. Headline deals included acting for private equity firm Advent International on its €200m acquisition of Hypo Alpe-Adria Bank’s SEE network.

[back to top]

Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 2

Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss, Law Office

Law Office Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss provided Serbian merger control advice to Holcim regarding its merger with Lafarge, and to British American Tobacco (BAT) regarding its acquisition of TDR’s regional tobacco and retail businesses. Senior associate Maja Stanković leads the practice.

[back to top]

Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss, Law Office

Law Office Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss continues to advise Crocs on cross-border trade mark and design infringements cases. Nataša Lalović Marić leads.

[back to top]

Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss, Law Office

Miroslav Stojanović heads the practice at Law Office Miroslav Stojanovic, in cooperation with Wolf Theiss and provides ‘a professional service covering the key commercial practice areas’. It is advising Ambassador Park Dedinje, part of the UniCredit Group.

[back to top]


Further information on Wolf Theiss

Please choose from this list to view details of what we say about Wolf Theiss in other jurisdictions.

Albania

Offices in Tirana

Austria

Offices in Vienna

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Offices in Sarajevo and Banja Luka

Bulgaria

Offices in Sofia

Croatia

Offices in Zagreb, Rijeka, and Split

Czech Republic

Offices in Prague

Hungary

Offices in Budapest

Montenegro

Poland

Offices in Warsaw

Romania

Offices in Bucharest

Slovakia

Offices in Bratislava

Slovenia

Offices in Ljubljana

Ukraine

Offices in Kiev

Kosovo

Serbia

Offices in Belgrade

Legal Developments by:
Wolf Theiss

  • EU TRANSACTION TAX: ADDITIONAL BURDENS ON BANKS?

    The finance ministers of the European Union met again last week to discuss the plan of introducing a single EU financial transaction tax. According to the plan, a 0.1 percent tax would be levied on bond and capital transactions, while a 0.01 percent tax would be charged on derivatives transactions.
    - Wolf Theiss

Legal Developments in Serbia

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to
  • Will Google forget you?

    The right to be forgotten vs. Google, Inc.
  • NSTLAW takes part in the Briefing Session on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

    The speakers will be Jennifer Barnard, Special FBI Agent, who will speak of FCPA investigations in the region and practical aspects of cooperation between U.S. Department of Justice and local authorities, Roger Burlingame, attorney at law and partner at Kobre &amp; Kim Law Office< , London, and Nenad Stankovic, attorney at law and senior partner at Law Office Stankovic and Partners, Belgrade.
  • New Merger Control Regulation Enters Into Force Today

    The New Merger Control Regulation, governing the content and the manner of submitting merger filings to the Serbian Competition Commission, entered into force today, 2 February 2016. The new Regulation represents a modern legal document, fully aligned with the relevant EU acquis, and will  significantly facilitate the merger filing process to the benefit of the applicants, as well as the overall efficiency of the Competition Commission.
  • Karanović & Nikolić Participates In 2016 Guide To European Employment Law

    Karanović & Nikolić labour law experts from multiple jurisdictions have taken an active role in the preparation of a new 2016 guide to European employment law. Karanović & Nikolić participated here as a member of the World Service Group, an association of international independent leading legal, accounting and investment banking firms. Shepherd and Wedderburn, a leading UK law firm and the founding member of World Service Group, has organised the publication of this useful international guide for investors, and our team has provided a contribution for Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Slovenia. The 2016 edition of the popular guide summarises recent changes to labour laws across 20 European jurisdictions and highlights the major changes and trends in this area. The chapters referring to countries covered by Karanović & Nikolić may be found available for download below, while the entire publication may be downloaded from Shepherd and Wedderburn site
  • Ministry Of Labour Held A Round Table Discussion On The New Law On Secondment

    Employment law expert, Mirko Kovač, attended a Roundtable discussion on the new Law on Conditions for Secondment of Employees Abroad and their Protection organised by the Ministry of Labour on 13 January 2016. Our office previously analysed this law in more detail and additional information on the novelties it introduces may be found on our website ( http://www.karanovic-nikolic.com/2015/11/16/serbia-adopts-law-on-conditions-for-secondment-of-employees-abroad-and-their-protection/  ). Mirko has been personally invited by representatives of the Ministry of Labour to take part in this discussion, as a recognised expert in the area of secondment regulations. The discussion was lively and mainly focused on the practical aspects of the new law's application, as well as its impact on the protection of our citizens abroad. Trade union representatives – present at the discussion – raised their concerns regarding certain aspects of the law and the level of protection provided to employees abroad, noting how they expect state authorities to closely monitor that employers fully abide to this law in practice. For more details on this Roundtable, please refer to http://www.minrzs.gov.rs/lat/aktuelno/item/4391-od-danas-primena-zakona-o-privremenom-upucivanju-na-rad-u-inostrantvo-zaposlenih-lica
  • Serbia Adopts Law on Conditions for Secondment of Employees Abroad and their Protection

    The Parliament of the Republic of Serbia adopted the Law on Conditions for Secondment of Employees Abroad and their Protection (the “Law”). The Law will be applicable two months following its coming into force, i.e. 13 January 2016.
  • Amendments to Macedonian Labour Regulations

    Pursuant to recent labour regulation amendments, an employer could be released from the obligation to pay mandatory social contributions ( "Contributions" ) for the hired replacement of an employee on a maternity leave, if certain conditions are met. The main intention of these amendments is to increase the protection of female employees and to decrease the risk of termination of an employee due to pregnancy. In order to rely on this exemption, the employer must:
  • Croatia: The New Bankruptcy Act Aims to Accelerate Bankruptcy Proceedings and Resolve Non-Liquidity

    The recently adopted Croatian Bankruptcy Act (" SZ ") [1] sets out a new integrated pre-bankruptcy and bankruptcy regime. SZ has entirely replaced the previous bankruptcy act that was in force for 18 years, as well as provisions regulating pre-bankruptcy settlement proceedings prescribed under the Act on Financial Operations and Pre-bankruptcy Settlement [2] . read more
  • New regulation on reporting of credit operations with non-residents in Macedonia

    The National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia (“NBRM”) has adopted a new Decision on the Manner and Terms of Recording and Notification of Executed Credit Operations (“Decision”), which applies to credit operations of Macedonian residents with non-residents. This Decision was adopted at the beginning of October, and came into force on 1st November.
  • Macedonian ‘Safe Harbour’ agreement ruled invalid by the European Court of Justice

    On 6 October 2015, the European Court of Justice deemed the “Safe Harbour” agreement that allowed for the transfer of personal data from the EU to the US to be invalid. The “Safe Harbour” agreement was concluded in 2000 between the European Commission and the US government and essentially guarantees protection of personal data transferred by American companies from the EU to the US. In practice, it allowed companies (such as Facebook, Google, Apple etc.) to self-regulate the protection of EU citizens’ data in carrying out exports to US data centres.