This set of articles reflects back on major legislative changes of the first half of 2014 and is meant to enhance perception over the attractiveness and dynamics of the analyzed practice areas, also looking at the main trends for the next period and highlighting areas that might underlie investments.
Changing Laws – 1st Semester of 2014 includes a set of analysis articles written by the specialized lawyers of Voicu & Filipescu, covering banking and finance, competition and state aid, energy, infrastructure and PPP, insolvency, intellectual property, IT&C and data protection, litigation and arbitration, pharmaceuticals, public procurement and concessions, real estate and construction, tax.
“Lawyers are first-hand witnesses of how legal changes impact their clients’ projects. Apart from the lawgiver’s intentions, the practice frequently reveals aspects that have not been considered or which are not clearly provided, may these refer to inconsistent pieces of legislation of to the impact over some clients’ investment decisions. Changing Laws is based on the practical experience of our lawyers in the first half of this year.” – said Roxana Negutu, a partner with Voicu & Filipescu.
A banking system that is waiting, the enactment of the new insolvency law, the large number of infrastructure projects announced, the controversies raised by some of the recently announced legal changes in the field of public procurement or the long awaited PPP law, the formalism introduced in land acquisitions, the investors’ maintained carefulness in connection with renewable energy – these are only some of the main analyzed aspects.
The set of articles is available on the website of Voicu & Filipescu here: http://www.vf.ro/changing_laws.php and updates the issue launched at the beginning of this year, which covered the legal changes of 2013.
Voicu & Filipescu is one of the most important law firms in Romania by turnover and market position, with a team that currently includes 55 lawyers, consultants and support staff. The experience of Voicu & Filipescu’s lawyers receives constant recognition from international legal directories such as Chambers and Partners, Legal500, IFLR1000.