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DUNOVSKÁ & PARTNERS succeeded in proceedings for one hundred million CZK

Monday, 24 August 2020

DUNOVSKÁ & PARTNERS succeeded in proceedings for one hundred million CZK at the Supreme Court of the Czech Republic. The office represented a major banking client before the Supreme Court of the Czech Republic, which granted the office's appeal and annulled the earlier decision of the Court of Appeal. The Supreme Court agreed with the legal opinion of the office that the assessment of the bank's liabilities from the bank guarantee is governed by formalistic principles, even to the extent of deciding whether the bank guarantee has taken effect. Such formalistic approach applies even to the extent of conditions for…

Representation of AUTOCONT a.s.

Wednesday, 10 June 2020

Representation of AUTOCONT, a.s. (member of ARICOMA Group, the largest IT services provider in the Czech Republic, wholly owned by KKCG) regarding the sale of the Czech, Slovak and Hungarian business units of CAD STUDIO, (the leading partner of the US technology giant Autodesk in the CEE region), to the buyer Arkance (member of the French- based Monnoyeur Group). Advice consisted of a complex representation of the client during the whole sale process, including drafting, negotiation and execution of the Share Purchase Agreement, Escrow Agreement and subsequent Transitional Services Agreement.

DUNOVSKÁ & PARTNERS has been recommended by the 2020 edition of The Legal 500

Monday, 20 April 2020

We have once again been selected for inclusion in the important legal reference guide to law firms. The Legal 500 (Europe, Middle East & Africa edition), where we have been evaluated as one of the leading law firms in the Czech Republic in terms of our practice pertaining to Banking, Finance & Capital Markets. We have received this accolade every year since 2012 and are determined that both now and in the future we shall maintain our customary high quality of service and professionalism to support our clients in all their endeavors. The Legal 500 also selected firm´s partners, Barbora…

Preventive measures - COVID 19

Monday, 16 March 2020

Dear Friends, In connection with the spread of COVID-19, we are introducing from 16.03.2020 preventive measures in order to eliminate the risk of spreading the viral infection. Our office remains operational and continues to provide clients with unlimited legal services as you are accustomed to. However, most of our lawyers are working from home and are available to you via e-mail and mobile phone. If you do not have your lawyer´s mobile phone number, please contact our reception by calling +420 221 774 000 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. If your company and your employees have been affected by the…

The Bank Board reappointed Mgr. David Urbanec as a member of ČNB Appeals Committee

Monday, 02 March 2020

For the fourth time in a row, the Bank Board appointed Mgr. David Urbanec for another term of the year as a member of the Appeals Commission of the Czech National Bank. The Appeals Commission is an advisory body for the preparation of draft decisions of the CNB Bank Board issued in administrative proceedings - the commission discusses in particular appeals against CNB decisions, translates proposals, statements or complies with legal opinions to the Bank Board. Leading experts in the field of law and economics become members of the appeal commission.

PF 2020

Friday, 03 January 2020

Dear friends, clients and business partners, We would like to use this opportunity to thank you for your trust and cooperation with us, and we wish you a Merry Christmas and a lot of success in the upcoming year of 2020 in both your personal and professional life. This year our law office has decided to send our annual PF’s electronically. The money which would otherwise be spent on the PF’s, postage and other costs, is being donated to charity. Barbora Simon Dunovská, David Urbanec and Jan Vavřina