COVID-19: An obstacle for distributing dividends?

The effects of the implemented measures to prevent the spreading of the Corona Virus (known as COVID-19) have started to kick in, albeit not only in a positive way: Most businesses face perilous financial strains, even though the balance sheet of the previous financial year possibly shows a huge profit. This is caused by the […]

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PwC Legal advises Smyths Toys on the acquisition of Toys “R” Us Germany, Austria and Switzerland

A multidisciplinary and international team assembled from the PwC/PwC Legal network provided Smyths Toys Superstores (“Smyths Toys”) based in Galway (Ireland) with comprehensive advice on the acquisition of Toys “R” Us operations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (“Target Companies”). PwC Legal (with teams from Germany, Austria & Switzerland) provided legal advice which focused on legal […]

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