Mergers & Acquisitions and Competition

Regarding our firm's experience within the M&A field, we should mention that our proficient lawyers have the requisite experience for defining and securing the implementation of complex M&A transactions, including among others:

  • Execution of legal due-diligence reports aiming to assess key issues regarding the target company (such as matters related to corporate structure, commercial contracts, financial agreements, authorization and licensing, labour, competition compliance, real-estate etc.);
  • Preparation and negotiation of the transfer documents (such as shareholders' agreements, share-purchase agreements, non-compete and confidentiality agreements, pledge agreements over shares, incorporation deeds;
  • Drafting the official application to be registered with the competition council with the aim to obtain the latter's endorsement on the concentration or cooperation agreements, as coordination with the internal departments of the involved companies for gathering the required information. When it comes of Almaj & Albu awareness within the Competition area, apart from the proficiency gained while coordinating and drafting several notifications done before the Competition Council, our professionals acquired a wide experience in drafting and negotiating exclusive or selective distribution agreements, legal opinions on monopolistic agreements, introducing claims of dominant position abuse and applications for state aids; furthermore we provide day to day legal advice to our clients in matters related to unfair competition.