In the period November 5-6, 2019, the 9th International Conference: Mineral Resources in the Republic of Serbia: A Driving Force for Economic Development will be held Metropol Palace Hotel in Belgrade. As always, the conference will gather all the key participants in the relevant sectors. Nenad Stankovic will be the chair of the session dealing with funding possibilities in mining sector and mining law.
We are proud to announce that once again NSTLAW has been ranked by IFLR 1000 in the practice areas: Financial and Corporate and Project Development. As a full service firm, NSTLAW advises regional and international clients on corporate deals including restructurings and acquisitions in Serbia. It acts alongside international law firms to provide local counsel on large multi-jurisdictional transactions such as capital increases and acquisitions. Out Senior Partner Nenad Stankovic has been rated as Highly regarded in the practice areas of M&A, Project development, Project finance and Real estate acquisitions.
Attorney Ljiljana Urzikic Stankovic has contributed as one of the authors of the E-book “Cyber Security & Data Management in the Modern Digital Age 2019” prepared by the Financier Worldwide Magazine. The book is now available online for the subscribers at:
A Bulgarian investor, Kornikom EOOD which has invested in an underwater mine in Serbia has brought an ICSID claim against Serbia. The claim was registered on April 30 and was brought under the Bulgaria – Serbia investment treaty over the termination of privatization agreement nearly a decade ago.
Kornikom is jointly represented by White & Case London office, Bulgarian law firm Georgiev Todorov & Co and NSTLAW from Serbia.
Sara Pendjer at the ICC YAF in Belgrade organized in cooperation with Under 40 Section Of Serbian Arbitration AssociationVišnja Marković2019-04-18T19:58:35+01:00
Attorney at law from our law office, Sara Pendjer was one of the moderators at the round table that took place on 6 April 2019 in Belgrade. Round table was organized by ICC Young Arbitrators Forum and Under 40 Section of Serbian Arbitration Association in the premises of CMS Belgrade as part of the Belgrade Arbitration days (Belgrade Arbitration Conference and Belgrade open pre moot in preparation for the Vienna Willem C. Vis Moot. The venue was organized in a fresh debate form under the topic Debating hot topics in International Arbitration.
The first panel discussing the topic of Transparency vs. confidentiality was moderated by Florian Ettmayer (Junior Associate Baker McKenzie Vienna) while Ivana Blagojević (Deputy Counsel ICC International Court of Arbitration) and Marija Sćekić (Senior Associate WilmerHale London) offered their opposing view on the issue.
The second panel dealing with question whether third party funding and security for costs shall be mandatory or exceptional was moderated by Sara Pendjer (being also co-chair of Under 40 Section of Serbian Arbitration Association) with inputs from panelist Giulio Palermo (Partner Archipel Geneva) and Alina Tugearu (Partner Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners Bucharest).
The conference was opened by Nenad Kovačević (Attorney at Law CMS Belgrade and Co-Chair of Under 40 Section of Serbian Arbitration Association) who also gave concluding remarks at the end of the conference.
Judging from the number or present guests and the reaction to this concise and efficient debate format, the audience was enjoying the discussion.
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Sara Pendjer participated at the round table RE:GIONAL at the University of Belgrade, Faculty of LawVišnja Marković2019-04-18T19:53:00+01:00
On 7th November, attorney at law from our law office, Sara Pendjer, participated at the round table organized by the University of Belgrade, Faculty of Law along with Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC), Belgrade Arbitration Center, Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP) and Under 40 Section of Serbian Arbitration Association.
The aim of the roundtable was to stress out the advantages of bringing arbitration to the region and to its institutions, in particular VIAC and BAC. The emphasize was on the benefits related to:
• Costs,• Communication in local languages,
• Comprehension of local procedures,
• Location and moderate travel expenses.
Opening statement was given by Mr. Günther Horvath (president of VIAC) and Prof. Maja Stanivuković (president of BAC) while the discussion was moderated by Milan Lazić of Karanović & Partners and Filip Boras of Baker McKenzie Vienna and YAAP. Round table consisted of three panels, led by an Austrian and a Serbian lawyer (Philipp Peters of Konrad & Partners, Dragan Psodorov of Joksović Stojanović & Partners, Natascha Tunkel of KNOETZL and Jovan Nikčević of Baklaja Igrić Tintor). Sara Pendjer being also co – chair of Under 40 Section of Serbian Arbitration Association was on the panel along with Mr. Helmut Ortner (Counsel in WilmerHale London office) which dealt with Innovative ideas to make Regionally Handled Arbitration more attractive. Closing remarks were made by KNOETZL Partner Patrizia Netal and Assis. Prof. Milena Đorđević of the Arbitration Association.
The event was attended by more than 70 lawyers incl
uding but not limited to attorneys […]
EuroCloud is an independent non-profit organization and consists of a two-tier setup where organisations form all European countries can apply to participate in as long as they respect the EuroCloud Statutes.
53 lawyers from 33 countries are contributing to the project “Cloud Privacy Check (CPC)” in 26 different languages.
Participating countries are: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Monaco, Malta, Macedonia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, United Kingdom.
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Nenad Stankovic was the speaker at this year’s Property & Infrastructure Development Conference organized by TGI Group International. Some of the main topics were development of the real estate and infrastructure in the country, and the speakers have provided valuable insight in the matters of real estate, investment issues, the latest trends of shopping & retail centers, challenges of project financing, aluation of property and other significant topics.
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We are proud to announce that Nenad Stankovic will be speaking at 4th Serbian Property & Infrastructure Development Conference to be organized on February 21, 2019 in Metropol Palace Hotel. The topic of the presentation will be property, infrastructure and project finance: challenges and implementation