Konnov & Sozanovsky acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to NFI Empik Media & Fashion on the acquisition of the Maratex group of companies

30.01.2008

Konnov & Sozanovsky,  First Law International exclusive partner law firm in Ukraine, and the law firms Linklaters, Alrud (the Russian Federation) and Grata (Kazahstan) acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to FLIís client NFI Empik Media & Fashion on the acquisition of the Maratex group of companies, an owner of retail network of shops of casual dress (Esprit and Peacocks).

Our lawyers conducted legal due diligence of Maratex (in Ukraine and Cyprus); advised on a share purchase agreement and shareholders agreement; and obtained the merger clearance of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine.