Mgr. Lucie Tahotná

lawyer since 1.1.2002

  • Faculty of Law at Charles’ University (1992 - 1997)
  • University of Cambridge, Diploma in an Introduction to English Law and the Law of the European Union (1999)
  • Goethe Institut, Zentrale Mittelstufenprüfung (1999)

Areas of specialisation:
  • business law (in particular writing up contracts, issues involving companies, including their establishment, increasing registered capital, including the use of capitalisation, and other changes to companies and changes to the legal form of companies, ensuring the holding of the general meeting of a company, due diligence analyses and acquisition documents for due diligence, mergers, tenders – representing submitters or bidders, securities, contracts on the sale of a business or its part etc.)
  • competition law - the protection of the company, trade secrets and economic competition
  • rights to intangible assets (trademarks)
  • copyright (in particular film and television law, the rights of performing artists)
  • legal relations to property
  • family law (in particular divorce law, the settlement and distribution of the community property of spouses, the broadening or narrowing of community property)
  • labour law
  • - the recovery of debts
  • civil procedural law – representation before the courts
  • European law - representation before the Civil Service Court in Luxembourg

Professional experience:
  • Rott, Růžička & Guttmann patent, trademark and law office (1995 – 1998)
  • Fiala, Profous, Maisner & Co. law office (1998-2001)
  • Central European Advisory Group (2001-2002)
  • independent law practice since 1.1.2002

  • the author of a separate chapter about the Czech Republic in “World Intellectual Property Rights and Remedies” released by the Center for International Legal Studies (March 2000)
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Russian