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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: 04 April 2024

EU court’s judgment sheds new light on how the ECB should apply national administrative measures

The General Court of the European Union recently delivered its judgment on a dispute between an Austrian bank (BAWAG) and the ECB over the imposition of an administrative measure for breaching the…

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Blog Post: 03 April 2024

European Commission opens unprecedented abuse of dominance probe in animal medicines sector

The European Commission (EC) has opened a formal antitrust investigation into whether animal health company Zoetis has breached EU antitrust law by preventing the market launch of a competing novel…

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Blog Post: 07 March 2024

Outsourcing on the rise: ECB warns of increased reliance on third party providers

In its recent Supervisory Newsletter the ECB highlights the jump in the number of outsourcing contracts as banks have increased their reliance on non-EU providers for IT-related services. Banks’…

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Blog Post: 24 January 2024

European Data Protection Board adopts report on Data Protection Officers

The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) adopted a report on the challenges faced by Data Protection Officers (DPOs) (the Report) on 16 January 2024. This Report follows a coordinated investigation…

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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.

CEE Debt Finance Forum

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The CEE Debt Finance Forum is a prestigious banking and finance event for finance practitioners in Central and Eastern Europe.

Held in Vienna for almost a decade, this annual event offers you a chance to explore the latest trends in the loan market and exchange insights with industry leaders.