EU’s Long Arm of Sanctions – Enforcement of Sustainability Provisions in Trade Agreements

Introduction Economic sanctions have been recently used by the EU as an effective enforcement tool to ensure third countries’ compliance with international norms. This comes following a global climate where even consolidated democracies, such as the United States (US), challenged… Read moreEU’s Long Arm of Sanctions – Enforcement of Sustainability Provisions in Trade Agreements

act Botezatu Estrade Partners assisted Louis Delhaize in the sale and lease-back of Cluj commercial centre to Studium Green, a leading Romanian real estate developer

act Botezatu Estrade Partners assisted the Belgian group Louis Delhaize in yet another high-profile M&A real estate transaction – the sale and lease-back of the Cluj commercial centre anchored by Cora to the leading Romanian real estate developer Studium Green…. Read moreact Botezatu Estrade Partners assisted Louis Delhaize in the sale and lease-back of Cluj commercial centre to Studium Green, a leading Romanian real estate developer

The Romanian Implementation of the New Press Publishers Rights Related to Copyright

The Directive (EU) 2019/790 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 April 2019 on copyright and related rights in the Digital Single Market and amending Directives 96/9/EC and 2001/29/EC[1] [the ”DSM Directive”] introduces in Title IV, as… Read moreThe Romanian Implementation of the New Press Publishers Rights Related to Copyright

SIMION & BACIU wins for the 2nd time the prestigious Romania Firm of the Year award by Managing IP

SIMION & BACIU is proud to announce that it is the winner of the 2022 Romania Firm of the Year distinction, awarded at the Managing IP EMEA Awards ceremony organized on June 15, in London. This marks the second consecutive… Read moreSIMION & BACIU wins for the 2<sup>nd</sup> time the prestigious Romania Firm of the Year award by Managing IP

The grid connection – still a bottleneck for renewable electricity projects in Romania?

1. Preliminary aspects [1] On 31 December 2021, Emergency Ordinance no. 143/2021 amending Electricity and Natural Gas Law no. 123/2012 and amending certain regulatory acts (“GEO 143/2021”) was published in the Official Gazette of Romania no. 1259 and entered into… Read moreThe grid connection – still a bottleneck for renewable electricity projects in Romania?