Further boost: bpv Huegel wins Andrea Zinober, an experienced specialist in Unfair Competition and Distribution Law

07 July 2021

Andrea Zinober joins bpv Huegel from Northcote.Recht. As proficient Business Lawyer, she specialises in distribution and unfair competition law and is now the fourth new arrival since the beginning of the year to foster bpv Huegel’s recent expansion.

bpv Huegel’s tax team contributes the Austrian chapter to the Corporate Tax Planning Law Review

30 June 2021

Once again, members of bpv Huegel’s Tax Team contribute the Austrian chapter to the “Corporate Tax Planning Law Review” published by The Law Reviews. Gerald Schachner, Kornelia Wittmann, Nicolas Wolski and Lucas Hora provide an overview of current and upcoming topics in international tax planning.

Handelsblatt Ranking: bpv Huegel again “Law Firm of the Year” and among the “Best Lawyers” in Austria

25 June 2021

bpv Huegel again amongst the “Best Laywers” in Austria! We are pleased about a number of awards in the Handelsblatt Ranking. In addition bpv Huegel has been named “Law Firm of the Year” for the expertise in Competition/Antitrust Law.

“Shareholder disputes in Corona times” – an article by Daniel Zahourek and Johannes Mitterecker

18 June 2021

Shareholder disputes are complex and fought out on many different fronts. The rights to information and disclosure in particular play a decisive role. Only a shareholder who is “armed” with all the information will be able to prevail in a dispute with his fellow shareholders.

bpv Huegel advised on the sale of a majority stake in the traditional Viennese company WOJNAR to VIVATIS Holding AG

11 June 2021

VIVATIS acquires a 74 percent majority stake in WOJNAR and becomes a strategic partner. A bpv Huegel team led by Thomas Lettau advised the family-owned holding company on the sale of its majority stake in the WOJNAR Group and on entering into a strategic partnership with VIVATIS. The sale was carried out by way of a limited auction. Completion of the transaction is expected in the third quarter of 2021.

Focus Sports Law: Interview with bpv Huegel sports law expert Johannes Mitterecker on the topic of “Third Party Ownership

21 May 2021

Focus Sports Law: At the latest since the reports in the magazine “News” on the Jürgen Werner and LASK case, the topic of “Third Party Ownership” (TPO) has been on everyone’s lips. In the environment of LASK, speculation with transfer rights of players is said to have taken place and thus a lot of money […]

bpv Legal | Romania advised round lead investor Draper Esprit VC in the USD 60 million Series B financing of FintechOS

20 April 2021

Ein fachübergreifendes Team von bpv Grigorescu Stefanica hat den Risikokapitalfonds Draper Esprit im Zusammenhang mit seinem Series B Lead Investment in FintechOS beraten. Der Gesamtbetrag betrug 60 Mio. USD. In der Finanzierungsrunde nahmen auch die bestehenden Investoren Earlybird Digital East, Gapminder Ventures, LAUNCHub Ventures und OTB Ventures teil.

Legal 500-Ranking: bpv Huegel continues on the road to success

16 April 2021

We are once again in top positions in this year’s Legal 500 ranking. In the current edition, we were ranked in eight categories. In addition, we are pleased about the awards “hall of fame”, “leading individuals”, “next generation partners” and “rising stars”.

bpv Huegel’s tax team contributes the Austrian chapter to “The Tax Disputes and Litigation Review”

14 April 2021

For the third time in a row, the Austrian chapter of The Law Review’s yearly Tax Disputes and Lititation Review is contributed by bpv Huegel’s tax team.

JUVE: bpv Huegel is once again among the best

12 April 2021

JUVE ranking on banking & finance as well as capital markets: We are pleased that our Capital Markets, Finance & Regulatory Team is once again among the best in Austria and about the great feedback. We are particularly pleased about our “upgrade” in capital markets.