AmCham Slovakia

Joint Statement on Artificial Intelligence Regulation

The voice of Central and Eastern Europe must be heard in the process of development of AI policies in the EU.

February 14, 2020

Common Recommendations for Slovak Healthcare 2030

On January 27th, AmCham organised Healthy Future Conference which was followed by a pre-election discussion with shadow health care ministers. 

February 05, 2020

Dentons advises GIC on €950 million Maximus portfolio acquisition

Dentons and Kirkland & Ellis represented GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, on the acquisition of the Maximus logistics real estate portfolio from Apollo Global Management, a US-based private equity firm. 

February 05, 2020

The aftermath of Brexit: Implications for work and stay of UK nationals in the Slovak Republic

The United Kingdom (UK) has oficially left the European Union (EU). The leaving process started on March 29th, 2017 by activation of the Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union and the two parties (UK EU) started to draft the agreement setting forth the Brexit terms and conditions (Brexit deal). 


February 03, 2020

Dentons advises GIC on €950 million Maximus portfolio acquisition

Dentons and Kirkland & Ellis represented GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, on the acquisition of the Maximus logistics real estate portfolio from Apollo Global Management, a US-based private equity firm. 

The value of the transaction was approximately €950 million.  The deal, which was signed in December 2019, closed on January 31 following the completion of closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

The 1 million sq.m. pan-European portfolio includes 28 assets in core logistics hubs across Europe, including Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Netherlands, Belgium and Austria.  Through the acquisition, GIC plans to expand its European logistics platform, P3 Logistic Parks.

The deal was one of the largest real estate investment deals signed in Europe in 2019 and the largest in Germany. 

Evan Lazar, Co-chair of Dentons’ global Real Estate group, led the cross-border Dentons team of more than 50 lawyers on the deal. Real Estate partners Stewart Middleman and Perry Zizzi together with counsel Sona Taghiyeva and Gary Maguire and senior associate Lawrence Florescu helped with the cross-border aspects.  The team also included partner David Zafra Carollo, counsel David Lange, senior associate Alexander Mühleisen, and associates Arndt Dobroschke and Michael Bayliss in Germany; partner Dirk-Jan Gondrie and associate Stephanie Proost in Amsterdam; managing counsel Martin Mendel and associates Tatiana Mergešová and Soňa Kurillová in Bratislava; partner Piotr Staniszewski, counsel Michal Siwek, senior associate Joanna Misztal-Dzitko, and associates Krzysztof Mielech, Karolina Bandzul and Kamil Igielski in Warsaw; as well as numerous other team members.

Dentons has a long-standing relationship with P3 Logistics Parks having assisted the client in growing its portfolio and market position over a number of years. 




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