Antitrust law: Top JUVE-ranking for bpv Huegel

01 December 2020

In its current ranking, the industry media JUVE has once again listed the antitrust law practice of the law firm bpv Huegel in the top tier and has also highlighted its “central role” in the market. The antitrust law team of bpv Huegel thus confirms its long-standing top position among Austrian law firms which it has held for many years.

Coronavirus and employment law – Which absence from work has which consequences

25 November 2020

The situation caused by Covid-19 raises many employment law issues for companies and their employees. In the November edition of the business magazine Gewinn, our employment law expert Paul Pfeifenberger answers these questions.

bpv Legal | bpv GRIGORESCU ȘTEFĂNICĂ advised Supernova in relation to the acquisition of Jupiter City Shopping Mall in Pitești

19 November 2020

Supernova acquired the Shopping Mall Jupiter City from Mall Retail Rom, part of Jupiter Group, through a complex business transfer transaction. The acquisition was financed partially from own funds and partially by Erste Bank AG, Austria. The property developer Supernova relied on the legal advice of bpv GRIGORESCU ȘTEFĂNICĂ for this acquisition, including for due diligence, contract negotiation for the business transfer and for the financing documentation.

The Lawyer European Awards 2020: bpv Hügel erneut als „Law Firm of the Year – Austria” nominiert

18 November 2020

Das renommierte britische Magazin „The Lawyer“ hat ihre Nominierungen für die diesjährigen Awards bekannt gegeben. bpv Hügel hat bereits 2018 gewonnen und war auch 2019 als „Law Firm of the Year – Austria“ für den internationalen Preis nominiert. 

JUVE Awards 2020: bpv Huegel is “Law Firm of the Year Austria”

30 October 2020

bpv Huegel has been named “Law Firm of the Year Austria” by the leading German publication for the legal industry, JUVE. The firm is proud to receive the award, one of the most prestigious in the German-speaking legal community. 

bpv Huegel’s tax team contributes the Austrian chapter of the Legal 500 – Tax Country Comparative Guide

29 October 2020

October 2020. Also this year, bpv Huegel’s tax team contributes the Austrian chapter to the Tax Country Comparative Guide published by Legal 500. The authors Gerald Schachner, Kornelia Wittmann, Nicolas Wolski and Lucas Hora cover key aspects of the Austrian tax system, while also focusing on current tax measures to tackle the COVID-19 crisis. Click […]

Börsianer Ranking – Partners of bpv Huegel among the leading lawyers in the financial industry

21 October 2020

Börsianer Ranking – Top 50 lawyers in the financial industry. Congratulations to our partners Elke Napokoj and Christoph Nauer, which are according to the ranking among the “most important players in the market“.  

bpv Huegel advised Raiffeisen Informatik on placement of remaining SoftwareONE shares

20 October 2020

bpv Huegel advised Raiffeisen Informatik on further sale of shares in SoftwareONE Holding AG placed in an accelerated bookbuilding process (ABB). Raiffeisen Informatik sold the remaining 4,402,835 shares, corresponding to approximately 2.78% of the share capital of SoftwareONE, at a price of CHF 25.25 per share, for total proceeds of approximately CHF 111 million.

World TP 2021 – bpv Huegel ranked as the only law firm amoung the big accounting firms

20 October 2020

bpv Huegel ranked as the only law firm amoung the big accounting firms. We are pleased to have once again been recognized by the prestigious International Tax Review (ITR) as a Tier 2 practice for transfer pricing.

bpv Legal | bpv BRAUN PARTNERS assisted Echilon Capital s.r.o. in the sale of shares

14 October 2020

bpv BRAUN PARTNERS advised its client, Echilon Capital s.r.o throughout its investment in Platební
instituce Roger a.s., a successful fintech start-up that brings together investors and companies with
long invoice payment terms, thus improving their cash flow and making short-term investments for
individual investors in range of few thousands to single digit millions into crosschecked receivables