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- 21 FEBRUARY 2024
Zepos & Yannopoulos advised Reale Group in the acquisition of a c. 77% majority stake in Ydrogios Insurance and Reinsurance S.A.
Zepos & Yannopoulos advised Reale Group in the acquisition of a c. 77% majority stake in Ydrogios Insurance and Reinsurance S.A., a Greek non-life insurance company with an established presence in the motor vehicle insurance sector. The acquisition of the majority stake in Ydrogios Insurance and Reinsurance S.A. by Reale Group has been completed, following the relevant regulatory approval by the Bank of Greece. Zepos & Yannopoulos acted as exclusive legal advisor to the successful entry of Reale Group into the Greek insurance market throughout the M&A process, from due diligence to advising on all key parameters of the transaction, including the drafting, structuring and negotiation of the transactional documentation until the acquisition of the majority stake in Ydrogios of c....
- COMMERCIAL & CONSUMER
- 20 FEBRUARY 2024
Significant amendments to the new measures on the rationalisation and transparency of prices
Specification of new measures for transparency in the consumer goods market Following Ministerial Decision 6969/30.01.2024 (Government Gazette B'640/30.1.2024), specifying the new measures for transparency in the consumer goods market, as they were introduced in the Greek jurisdiction by virtue of Law 5082/2024 (Government Gazette A'9/19.1.2024), Ministerial Decision 12924/15.02.2024 (Government Gazette B'1115/15.02.2024) (the "Decision") was issued, introducing the following major amendments and additions: Click here for the GR version – Πατήστε εδώ για το ελληνικό κείμενο More specifically, the changes introduced by the Decision are as follows: Exemption from the application of A.38 par. 1 of Law 5082/2024, i.e. the prohibition of promotional activities for 3 months...
- PRIVATE CLIENTS
- 19 FEBRUARY 2024
Zepos & Yannopoulos contributes to the International Comparative Legal Guide Private Client 2024
Our firm contributed to the latest edition of the International Comparative Legal Guide Private Client, released by Global Legal Group. Anna Paraskeva, partner, authored the chapter for Greece, covering common issues in private client laws, such as pre-entry tax planning, connection factors, taxation issues on inward investment, succession planning, trusts and foundations, immigration issues and tax treaties. You can read the Greek chapter here: bit.ly/3I5T3ZN ...
- COMMERCIAL & CONSUMER
- 16 FEBRUARY 2024
Implementation of the Digital Services Act
The well-anticipated Digital Services Act (“DSA”), i.e. EU Regulation 2022/2065, becomes applicable from 17.02.2024. The DSA is one of the two legislative instruments of the Digital Services Package, along with the Digital Markets Act (“DMA”), which were adopted by the European Parliament on 05.07.2022. Click here for the GR version – Πατήστε εδώ για το ελληνικό κείμενο Whereas the DMA sets obligations for very large online platforms acting as “gatekeepers” in order to establish a fair, non-discriminatory, transparent and competitive online environment, the aim of the DSA is, by setting obligations for a variety of online platforms, to improve the protection of users on the internet with an emphasis on combating the trafficking of illegal content, misinformation, such as the publica...