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On April 25, 2017, American Chamber of Commerce in Serbia and Law office Stankovic and Partners organize a Briefing Session on Data Protection in Arbitration Cases. This event is intended for all the peers interested in finding our more about the challenges with document discovery in arbitration procedure, from the standpoint of data protection issues, local laws and regulations, including... Read more

Having in mind the increased need for more information about cooperation of foreign and local law firms in international arbitration proceedings, NSTLAW decided to organize the lecture on this topic together with the University of Belgrade Faculty of Law, international law firm Baker Botts LLP, and the Arbitration Association. The speakers will be Philip Punwar, Partner at Baker Botts LLP and... Read more

NSTLAW together with the University of Belgrade Faculty of Law, Baker Botts LLP and the Arbitration Association organize the lecture on the Art of Advocacy. The speaker will be Philip Punwar, Partner at international law form Baker Botts LLP. Some of the topics will be civil and common law approaches, weighing the evidence and establishing, operating and developing arbitration... Read more

Japanese companies active on the market in Serbia gathered as the founders of the Japanese Business Alliance in Serbia (JBAS). Attorneys of NSTLAW acted as advisors and provided pro bono legal assistance in all aspects of the founding procedure, which was successfully completed. JBAS has been established for the purpose of improving cooperation between Japan and Serbia, primarily... Read more

TGI Group International organized 2nd Serbian Property & Infrastructure Development Conference in Belgrade under auspices of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia, Embassy of Canada and Embassy of Israel. Once again, this conference brought together state officials, legal and financial experts and professional stakeholders. Foreign participants shared their experiences... Read more

On Monday, November 7, 2016, shares of Vojvodinaput from Subotica were sold to the local company Boje. Vojvodinaput is a successful road construction company, and in the last year, it had the total revenue of 1.6 billion dinars and net profit of 26 million dinars. This transaction was done in the form of major block transaction on the stock market, making Boje the majority owner of this... Read more

Law firm Stankovic and Partners today announced it has joined Nextlaw Global Referral Network, enabling it to connect its clients to high quality lawyers around the world. Nextlaw Global Referral Network is the largest legal referral network in the world, with 283 member firms, 18,600 lawyers covering 160 countries. NSTLAW is already a member of the Legal Network Alliance (LNA) and this new... Read more

Nenad Stankovic was the chairman of two panels at the 6th International Conference on Mineral Resources in the Republic of Serbia. In the most prominent and visited conference related with mining and exploration in Serbia, Nenad Stankovic chaired the following panels: Available Financing to Mining Projects & New Legislation Status, where the panelists were representatives of EBRD,... Read more

Nenad Stankovic spoke for CEE Legal Matters about the current situation in Belgrade Bar Association and controversies linked with voting for the new Bylaws. For more information see the link:  Read more

Commercial court in Zajecar adopted the PPRP of RTB BOR Group – value of restructured  debt exceeding 1.2 billion EUR. Commercial Court in Zajecar has adopted the pre packaged reorganization plan for reorganization of four companies of Copper Mining and Smelting Complex Bor. This, 1.2 billion EUR worth restructuring presents the largest financial restructuring in bankruptcy in Serbia... Read more

American Chamber of Commerce in Serbia has scheduled a Briefing Session on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act on Tuesday, June 21 at 15:00 at AmCham premises in Smiljaniceva 24, Belgrade. The speakers will be Jennifer Barnard, Special FBI Agent, who will speak of FCPA investigations in the region and practical aspects of cooperation between U.S. Department of Justice and local authorities, Roger... Read more

After extensive negotiations which lasted for two years, the New Framework for Transatlantic Data Flows was adopted with the aim to replace the so called Safe Harbor program. The principal objective of the new framework is protection of personal data of the European citizens when their data is transferred to the United States. Data importers in the United States will have to comply with strict... Read more

Attorneys of the Law Office Stankovic and Partners advise RTB Group on restructuring through Pre-Packaged Reorganization Plan (considered as the biggest financial restructuring in bankruptcy in Serbia ever). The task of the project is to find the best solution (corporate structure) that would be in accordance with the laws that are in force in Serbia and with the laws of the European Union, which... Read more

Stankovic & Partners were awarded for Excellence in Corporate Law by renowned international publication Corporate Live... Read more

The team of NSTLAW attorneys has once again been selected as the expert panel of authors by publication Getting the Deal Through 2015. The attorneys of Stankovic & Partners prepared the overview of Mergers and Acquisitions for the Republic of Serbia. NSTLAW was one the teams who answered questions and explained the practice in 59 jurisdictions worldwide. Getting the Deal... Read more

On December 30th 2014, the new Energy Law came into force in the Republic of Serbia. As a consequence, the definition of small buyers of electricity has been amended so, in order to be considered as small buyers, a legal entity or entrepreneur shall have the total annual income of up to 10 million EUR in RSD, all of their facilities shall be connected to the distribution system less... Read more

Serbian lawyers will start working today after being on strike since September due to major disagreements with the Government over taxes and the role of notaries. During several months of strike, Serbian lawyers boycotted most of the court proceedings, with over 100,000 court hearings postponed and delays in 320 trials of defendants held in detention.  The decision to end the strike came after... Read more

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development issued the publication Assessment of Insolvency Office Holders – Review of the profession in the EBRD Region.  This was presented on November 7, 2014 at the EBRD conference Insolvency Office Holders - Navigating Stakeholders through Insolvency in London. The attorneys of NSTLAW contributed to this publication and... Read more

Innovation Fund of the Republic of Serbia organized training course Serbia Innovation Project: Enterprise Training. Nenad Stankovic, attorney at law, made the presentation on legal aspects of the business including corporate issues and financing agreements. The participants were representatives of the start-up companies, and the presentation was also attended by the experts of the World Bank... Read more

On September 1, 2014, Canadian-Serbian Business Association (CANSEE) was established in the Embassy of Canada in Belgrade. Priorities in the work of CANSEE will be improvement of economic relations between two countries and support for cooperation between Serbian and Canadian companies, especially in the field of energy and mining, information and telecommunication technologies, agriculture and... Read more

The Privatization Agency of the Republic of Serbia issued a Public Invitation for collection of letters of interest for privatization of 502 companies and their subsidiaries. The data on every company being subject matter of potential privatization may be found on the official web page of the Privatization Agency: http://www.priv.rs/javni-poziv. This... Read more

NSTLAW became a member of Legal Netlink Alliance (LNA). Legal Netlink Alliance is a global alliance of carefully selected law firms. LNA select firms which demonstrate high level of quality and integrity in their work. Due to network of member law firms clients are provided access to quality legal services all over the world. Our attorneys took part in LNA Summer General Meeting which was... Read more

Dusan Vukadin, attorney at law from Stankovic & Partners, participated as a panelist at Rebec conference held on June 25, 2014. Dusan took part in the panel along with Mr. Alexander Samonig, managing partner of Ecovis Confidas, Serbia who was also the moderator of the panel, Mr. Neven Marčesku, CEO, Schenker, Serbia and Dr Danica Kilibarda-Jevtic, Investment Manager, Embassy... Read more

The Government of the Republic of Serbia adopted the Decree on Conditions and Methods for Attraction of New Investments. The target sectors for assistance are production sector, sector of services which can be subject matter of international trade and strategic projects in the field of tourism. This new Decree has expanded the number of industry fields non-eligible for assistance, including the... Read more

The Law on Enforcement and Security was amended as of May 31, 2014.  The amendments have introduced relatively small changes related with change of jurisdiction, i.e. area of implementation of enforcement by private enforcement officers from the area of the Basic court to the territory of the Higher Court. In case enforcement procedure is initiated against the state, the distinction is made... Read more

On May 31, 2014, amendments to the Law on Civil Procedure came into force. The provisions of the new law shall apply to all pending cases.  The most interesting provisions are related with lowering of the threshold for the extraordinary legal remedy of revision to the amount which exceeds 40.000 EUR and 100.000 EUR for commercial disputes. Newly introduced Law on Civil Procedure stipulates that... Read more

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Milos Androvic has joined NSTLAW as of counsel. Milos earned LL.M. degree at Amsterdam Law School in EU Business Law with specialization in EU Competition Law and International Tax Law. Prior to joining, Milos was engaged by OSCE, the Hague International Criminal Tribunal, Serbian Commission... Read more

Consortium consisting of A.T. Kearney, Indra and NSTLAW has been selected by Electric Power Industry of Serbia - (EPS) as an advisor for unbundling of distribution system operator (DSO) and public supplier (PS), which unbundling is considered as one of the largest restructuring projects is Serbia ever. NSTLAW will act as a legal... Read more

Turkish company Kentkart Global Elektronik Anonim Sirketi acquired majority stake in Apex Solution Technology doo, company in charge of management and maintenance of the System for Fare Collection and Control of Vehicles in Public Transport in Belgrade (Bus Plus). NSTLAW attorneys acted as advisors of Lanus doo which company... Read more

NSTLAW team was selected as the expert panel of authors by publication Getting the Deal Through 2013. The attorneys of Stankovic & Partners prepared the overview of Mergers and Acquisitions for the Republic of Serbia. NSTLAW was one the teams who answered questions and explained the practice in 67 jurisdictions worldwide.  Read more

Sara Pendjer, attorney at law from Stankovic&Partners law office, participated as a panelist at Rebec conference held on June 20, 2013. Sara took part in the panel along with Mr. Kamilo Vrana from Croatia, the founder of EnergoVizija d.o.o, who was also the moderator of the panel, Mr. Marcell Pintyoke, from Hungary, International Marketing Director at KÉSZ... Read more

Innovation Fund organized the second Enterprise Training within Serbia Innovation Project. This five day event, intended for the companies which were awarded mini grants and matching grants, is supported by the Innovation Fund, the European Union and the World Bank Nenad Stankovic, Senior Partner in NSTLAW was one of the... Read more

NSTLAW is proud to announce that our of counsel Andrej Savin, Associate Professor at Copenhagen Business School and ex Fellow Lecturer at University of Cambridge, Emanuel College and Kings College published the book EU Internet Law. Andrej thus confirmed that he is, currently, one of the top experts in EU in the field of ITC and... Read more

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) agreed to provide financing to Hipotekarna Banka ad Podgorica, as a target from the Western Balkans and Croatia Financing Framework. The purpose of the loan was financing business of small and medium enterprises in Montenegro. Stankovic and Partners have acted as legal... Read more

Innovation Fund of the Republic of Serbia announced the Results of the Public Call for Proposals under the MINI and MATCHING GRANTS Programs. More than twenty companies from Serbia were awarded funds worth more than 2 million EUR from these projects, and these beneficiaries perform different business activities and are seated in different parts of the Republic of... Read more

Football Association of Serbia and Apatinska pivara d.o.o. Apatin signed the official Agreement on Cooperation, and Jelen Pivo became the official sponsor of the national team of Serbia. Law office Stankovic and Partners provided legal advisory services during preparations of this... Read more

NSTLAW was selected as the expert panel of authors by publication Getting the Deal Through 2012. The attorneys of Stankovic & Partners prepared the overview of Mergers and Acquisitions for the Republic of Serbia. NSTLAW was one the teams who answered questions and explained the partice in 68 jurisdictions worldwide. Getting... Read more

Innovation Fund of the Republic of Serbia organized training course Serbia Innovation Project: Enterprise Training. Nenad Stankovic, attorney at law, made the presentation on legal aspects of the business including corporate issues and financing agreements. The participants were representatives of the start-up companies, and the... Read more

Ukrainian - British consortium, led by FINKOM KAPITAL is in process of purchase of Serbian factory of vehicles FAP from Priboj. Legal team of NSTLAW has acted as legal advisor of the Buyer in this privatization... Read more

NSTLAW has advised Apatinska pivara Apatin (APA) in the development of the waste water treatment plant (WWTP) in the Municipality of Apatin. APA will invest 6.000.000 EUR in this project. In cooperation with the Municipality of Apatin and public companies, APA purchased the land and will initiate the development of the project... Read more

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) granted Serbia's Interkomerc Energo d.o.o. credit for the development of small hydro power plants. These plants will be built on the river Josanica in Central Serbia. Law office Stankovic and Partners acted as local legal advisor of the... Read more

Action plan for recovery and restructuring of Agricultural Bank Agrobanka AD Beograd was adopted. National Bank of Serbia adopted the Action plan for recovery and restructuring of Agrobanka AD Beograd, with guaranteed deposits over 400 million EUR. This Plan was submitted by the shareholders... Read more

On December 5, 2011, the Innovation Fund of the Republic of Serbia officially signed the Implementation Agreements for the Innovation Serbia Project. The Innovation Serbia Project aims to support the emergence of the innovative entrepreneurial sector and to address some missing elements of the Serbian innovation system that are likely to be vital for improving the... Read more

Law on Capital Market, published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia no. 76/11 of May 17, 2011, will be effective as of November 17, 2011. This Law defines basic financial terms such as financial instruments, transferable securities, money-market instruments, investment firms, investment services, broker-dealer companies, multilateral trading facility... Read more

Senior Partner Nenad Stankovic, in cooperation with Donau Universitat Krems, Department for Building and Environment, held the training for the employees of Hypo Alpe Adria Bank in Serbia and Montenegro - Hypo Valuation Academy. The participants were the employees from the valuation departments of Hypo Alpe Adria Bank in Serbia... Read more

Law on Public Property came in force on October 6, 2011. The provisions of this Law define the public property and the methods for its disposition. Also, it defines the rights to dispose of the public property of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina and the units of local self-government (which will be able to have individual debt). Implementation of the Law is... Read more

Law on Enforcement and Security came in force on May 17, 2011, and its implementation will commence on September 17, 2011, except for the provisions related with the enforcement officers which will apply starting from May 17, 2012. The Law shall apply retroactively; therefore, all the enforcement and security cases pending at... Read more

Law Office Stankovic & Partners has been listed as Recommended firm by the Global Law Experts (GLE). GLE is the premier guide to leading attorneys throughout the world. This is the only organization to recommend just one legal expert in each in each key practice and country. Global Law Experts has become a valuable tool for... Read more