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Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)

Allen & Overy has one of the largest and best known practices in CEE and is one of the few global law firms with a well-established presence in the region.

We have offices in four key centres – Warsaw, Prague, Budapest and Bratislava – and the offices have close working ties and are fully integrated with our global network. Consequently, we offer a seamless service to our clients across the region and beyond.

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Blog Post: 07 September 2023

Commission proposal for a new European legal framework for GMOs

In its two Confédération Paysanne decisions (cases C-528/161  and C-688/21), the Court of Justice of the European Union limited the exclusion of plants and products obtained by new genomic techniques…

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Blog Post: 06 September 2023

Podcast: The European Commission’s proposal for EU pharmaceutical legislation - a deep dive by our life sciences experts

The European Commission published the long awaited proposals for major revision of pharmaceutical law in the European Union.

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Publications: 22 August 2023

UPC Insights: New technical judges appointed from courts and IPOs

The Unified Patent Court (UPC) recently announced the appointment of 21 new technically qualified judges (TQJ) to the pool of judges of the pan-European court.

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Blog Post: 18 July 2023

MHRA Corporate Plan 2023-2026: a focus on International Recognition

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency recently published a Corporate Plan outlining their strategic priorities for the next three years. A key area of focus is international…

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We offer our global services to clients interested in CEE, where we regularly advise on corporate, banking and finance, capital markets transactions and infrastructure and energy projects.

Regional events and webinars

We run our own events and webinars in addition to attending and sponsoring conferences across the region. These events will give you the chance to keep up with industry developments, establish key relationships and exchange knowledge and experience with leading experts. All of the upcoming regional events and webinars we are involved in are listed below and updated continuously.