Establishing all types of commercial companies (including the European types of companies), drafting foundation documents, obtaining trade licences and other business licences, arranging registrations in the Companies Registers;
Optimising the governance and management of companies; general meetings, corporate officers’ service agreements, competences of boards of directors and supervisory boards; and other services in the field of corporate governance;
Issues related to business groups, relations between controlled and controlling parties, reports on relationships between related parties and reviews thereof; controlling agreements;
Commercial company transformations, mergers and acquisitions, establishing joint ventures.
Company law is one of the traditional and core lines of specialisation of CÍSAŘ, ČEŠKA, SMUTNÝ s.r.o. We seek to foster long-term partnership relationships with our clients in all aspects of their business life. We are convinced that a deep and comprehensive insight into our client’s operations and their specificities is the key to finding the ideal solution. Our law firm guarantees the superior quality of its services in all fields of corporate law thanks to its extensive experience, accumulated in particular from its long-standing work with major Czech and international companies. We also provide comprehensive legal assistance prior to the incorporation of companies, all the way through to the potential termination of business, including navigating the ways out of insolvency proceedings.
Consultations in the field of the law of bills of exchange and cheques and other types of securities;
Advice on trading in securities and derivatives, including the use thereof as a security;
Law of investment companies and investment funds;
Representation in proceedings before the Czech National Bank.
CÍSAŘ, ČEŠKA, SMUTNÝ s.r.o. provide comprehensive legal services relating to securities law. The basic services in this field include advice on issues of securities (for example, new shares, listing of shares, and issue of bonds) and the drafting of related documents. On behalf of our clients, we also deal with the Prague-based Central Securities Depository in respect of transfers of and subsequent trading in securities.
We also provide care for the proper issuing of securities, which is particularly relevant in the case of the law of bills of exchange and cheques, wherein CÍSAŘ, ČEŠKA, SMUTNÝ s.r.o. have long-term practical experience.
Consultations on all types of corporate transformations (mergers by absorption, mergers by formation of a new company, division; transfer of all assets and liabilities to a member; change of legal form) and the piecemeal sale of assets, parts of enterprise, etc.;
Preparing an adequate form and structure of the whole transaction with regard to the legal aspects as well as taxation and economics;
Drafting all transaction documents, including discussion thereof with transaction partners;
Preparing and holding of the general meetings that decide on the transformation;
Legal due diligence.
CÍSAŘ, ČEŠKA, SMUTNÝ s.r.o. has recently successfully carried out a number of major mergers, transformations, restructurings and acquisitions of companies operating in various areas of the market. Our lawyers also possess significant practical experience with transfers of shares and ownership interests, both on the seller’s and on the buyer’s side. This extensive experience, combined with a deep insight into the corporate environment, is a guarantee of the superior quality of our services.
Our work centres on providing legal services to business entities. Accordingly, we have developed our lines of expertise with a view to covering all areas and all phases of doing business, including those emergencies that businesses may face.