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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: 28 October 2022

EC Decision reliance procedure for GB Marketing Authorisations extended by MHRA for one year to 31 December 2023

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency has extended the EC Decision reliance procedure (EC DRP) to apply until 31 December 2023.

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Blog Post: 27 October 2022

Non-binding opinion of the Enlarged Board of Appeal issued in the G 2/21 referral on "plausibility"

The Enlarged Board of Appeal (“EBA”) issued on 13 October 2022 a non-binding communication in the framework of the G 2/21 referral in relation to plausibility and the use of post-published documents…

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Blog Post: 26 October 2022

ECB warns banks that failure to comply with leveraged lending guidance may result in capital charges

In her recent speech Elizabeth McCaul, member of the ECB’s Supervisory Board, explicitly threatened to apply capital charges to significant banks with very high risk exposures to leveraged finance.…

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Close-up medical syringe with a vaccine

Blog Post: 21 September 2022

EMA and HMA support interchangeability of biosimilars - decision regarding substitution remains with the member states

On 19 September 2022, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the Heads of Medicines Agencies (HMA) have published a joint statement confirming that biosimilars authorized in the EU are…

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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.

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