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Ambos NBGO assisted Senior Assist with the acquisition of 20 homes for the elderly from Cofinimmo and related bond issue

Ambos NBGO has assisted Senior Assist NV (www.senior-assist.be) with the acquisition by Senior Assist of 95% of the shares of Silverstone SA from Cofinimmo (www.cofinimmo.com) in a transaction valued at 92.6 million EUR.

Silverstone SA owns 20 nursing and care homes in Belgium, operated by the Senior Assist Group.

AMBOS ASSISTS SHAREHOLDERS WITH SALE OF LUNCH GARDEN

Ambos has assisted H2 Equity Partners (www.h2.nl), KeBeK Private Equity (www.kebek.be) and Solferino Holding in reaching an agreement with Bregal Freshstream (http://www.freshstream.com) to sale their shares in restaurant chain Lunch Garden.

THE NIPPONKOA INSURANCE JUDGMENT: A HIGHWAY TO FORUM SHOPPING?

In the Nipponkoa Insurance judgment of 19 December 2013, the question arose to what extent judgments about the CMR, especially the so-called ‘negative declaratory judgments’, should be recognized by the courts of another EU member state.

Key concepts social elections 2016: Technical Business Unit (TBU)

The 2016 social elections are approaching rapidly. It is therefore useful to clarify or refresh some of the key concepts that lie at the heart of these elections.

Through a series of newsflashes we will discuss the core concepts of these elections, at present we will cover the notion of the Technical Business Unit.

AMBOS LAW FIRM ASSISTS KEBEK WITH THE ACQUISITION OF CARDOEN

Ambos has assisted KeBeK Private Equity (www.kebek.be) in reaching an agreement with Karel Cardoen to acquire a controlling stake in car superstore chain Cardoen.

Social elections 2016: ready, set, go!

Every four years, thousands of companies in our country must hold elections for the establishment and/or composition of the works council and the committee for prevention and protection at work. The next social election will take place on May 2016.

AMBOS NBGO WELCOMES NEW PARTNER ISABELLE BUELENS

Ambos is very pleased to announce that Isabelle Buelens has joined the firm as partner.
Isabelle’s practice focuses on the following fields of European and Belgian law:

  • competition law
  • market practices and advertising
  • consumer law
  • vertical agreements: distribution, agency, franchising

She has written extensively in these areas. Isabelle has followed closely the significant regulatory developments in these areas at European level and their implementation into Belgian law.

LEGAL 500 EMEA 2016 TRANSPORT (INCLUDING SHIPPING) TOP TIER LAW FIRM

The Legal 500 - The Clients Guide to Law Firms

AMBOS NBGO ADVOCATEN RECOMMENDED IN LEGAL 500 EMEA 2015 AS TOP TIER LAW FIRM FOR TRANSPORT (INCLUDING SHIPPING)

AMBOS NBGO ADVOCATEN RECOMMENDED IN LEGAL 500 EMEA 2015 AS TOP TIER LAW FIRM FOR TRANSPORT (INCLUDING SHIPPING)

 

Legal 500 EMEA 2015:

Within Transport (including shipping), Ambos NBGO Advocaten is a first tier firm,

AMBOS NBGO LAW FIRM RECOMMENDED IN NEW EDITION LEGAL 500 EMEA 2015

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2015 is now available to view online. Ambos NBGO Advocaten has been recommended as a top tier firm in 1 practice area for Belgium:

  • Transport (including shipping)

 

Ambos NBGO Advocaten has also been recommended in the following 7 practice areas for Belgium:

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