Corporate disputes

Unsolved corporate disputes usually have a negative impact on the overall business of a company. Professional support in countering corporate disputes and solving them is an investment providing possibility of further and sustainable development.

 

A team of experts in RKKW Law Firm is not only a group of highly qualified litigators, but also consists of specialists in company law and the law of capital markets. Combination of practical skills and expert business knowledge ensures our clients the possibility to achieve business objectives they have set. Individual approach to each case, taking into consideration specific relations between the partners, as well as unique diligence in implementing appropriate preventive measures are what makes us stand out.

 

We provide strategic, comprehensive assistance – offered both to companies, as well as to (majority and minority) shareholders. We have gained an extensive experience in such actions as challenging and defending resolutions, managing registration procedures and proceedings before administrative authorities, also acting as representation in disputes related to liability of members of the corporate governing bodies.

We are one of the most respected Law Firms as refers to company law, including also prevention and solution of corporate disputes. This is confirmed in numerous awards in such expert rankings as The Legal 500 or the Rzeczpospolita Ranking of Law Firms.

Main fields of activity:

  • Elaboration of a comprehensive corporate dispute management strategy;
  • Advisory services regarding hostile takeover of companies and defence against them.
  • Protection against corporate blackmail;
  • Handling litigation, including: registration procedures, challenging and defending resolutions of the companies’ governing bodies, establishing composition of executive/supervisory boards and defining corporate rights (such as the right to vote);
  • Representation in proceedings related to corporate disputes before the Chairman of the Polish Financial Supervision Authority, the Stock Exchange and the National Depository for Securities;
  • Management of disputes related to withdrawal of company stocks from public trading (delisting) and forced buyout (squeeze out) as well as obligatory buy back (reverse squeeze out);
  • Participation in negotiations and consultancy related to settlement agreement ending the dispute.

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