Our team has been exposed during the projects conducted by it to numerous aspects of competition, and thus it came to understand in depth their impact on our clients' business and the structure thereof. In this area of expertise, Ciucan & Associates provides legal assistance in matters relating to mergers, vertical and horizontal structuring operations, as well as to state aid.
The main activities undertaken by our lawyers include:
•Legal assistance granted to an oil processing company for the notification to the Competition Council of a merger process between an oil processing company and an E&P company including supervision of the authorization process
•Legal assistance granted to a Swiss based holding company in connection with the notification to the Competition Council of an acquisition of a media company in Romania
•Legal assistance granted to a major listed Romanian company for the notification and clearance from the Competition Council for a bond issuance exceeding EUR 570 million
•Legal advice granted in connection with the structuring of various vertical or horizontal relationships (e.g., distribution, agency, cooperation)