Konnov & Sozanovsky acts as a legal counsel in the acquisition of a controlling stake of shares of TV production and film making companies by Star Media

21.05.2008

Konnov & Sozanovsky acted as a legal counsel in the acquisition of a controlling stake of shares of Ukrainian and Russian TV production and film making companies by Star Media. In addition to creating a scheme of acquisition, the lawyers of Konnov & Sozanovsky conducted due diligence of eight Ukrainian and Russian companies as a part of the acquired group, developed and implemented the plan of corporate restructuring.

As part of the project, the firm provided documentation support of the deal, in particular, drafted Investment Agreement, Share Purchase Agreement, Articles of the Company and other necessary documents, as well as obtained a permission of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for the acquisition. 

The deal was led by the partner of Konnov & Sozanovsky, head of the tax law department, Yevgeniya Derbal.