Category Archives: JOHN PAPAPOLITIS

HELLINIKON DEVELOPMENT – IRC

Papapolitis & Papapolitis has acted as a legal advisor to LAMDA Development S.A. in relation to the fulfilment of the respective condition precedent that provided, among others, the granting of a casino operating license through an international public tender process.

INTRACOM / TELEDOME DISPUTE

Papapolitis & Papapolitis successfully represented Intracom Holdings SA (Intracom) in the appeal of the decision of the Court of First Instance in their €89.5 Million dispute with Teledome SA and Teledome’s shareholders, made up of 3 lawsuits.

INTRACOM HOLDINGS IN ITS €47 MILLION SALE OF INTRACOM TELECOM

Papapolitis & Papapolitis advised international technology group Intracom Holdings in the sale of its 49% shareholding participation in Intracom Telecom for €47 Million.

HELLAS ONLINE IN A LABOUR DISPUTE

Papapolitis & Papapolitis acted for Hellas Online in litigation initiated by former employees following its corporate restructuring, one of the largest to have taken place in Greece. The former employees attempted to challenge their dismissals and achieve their rehiring by judicial means. Their petition was dismissed in a decision which significantly lessened Hellas Online’s exposure

APOLLO CAPITAL MANAGEMENT IN EUROBANK’S €2.86 BILLION SHARE CAPITAL INCREASE

Papapolitis & Papapolitis acted for Apollo Capital Management in relation to the €2 Billion share capital increase of the leading Greek bank, Eurobank SA, launched by the Hellenic Financial Stability Fund.

YORK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT IN €100 MILLION INVESTMENT IN THE GEK TERNA GROUP

Papapolitis & Papapolitis acted for York Capital Management in respect of their agreement with the GEK Terna Group, pursuant to the terms of which York Capital invested €100 Million in GEK by fully subscribing to the issuance of a 5 year bond loan, mandatory convertible partly to new GEK shares and partly exchangeable with existing

THE DOGUS GROUP IN THE ACQUISITION OF THE ASTIR PALACE HOTEL

Papapolitis & Papapolitis acted for Dogus Holding in its successful €400 Million bid as an investor in Jermyn Street Real Estate Fund IV, to acquire 85% shares of Astir Palace from the National Bank of Greece and the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund, signifying one of the largest privatizations and M&A transactions and the second

PIMCO EUROPE IN THE DUE DILIGENCE OF THE BANKING SYSTEM OF CYPRUS

Papapolitis & Papapolitis acted for Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO) as Greek counsel, in relation to the independent due diligence of the banking system of Cyprus.