The practice of hostile takeovers is known in the American markets, where it originated. With the intensification of stock market transactions and the listing of an increasing number of Romanian companies on the national and international stock exchanges, which thus become exposed, we could witness a phenomenon of expansion of these takeovers also regarding joint stock companies registered in Romania.

More about what a takeover is and, above all, what can make it hostile, about how a hostile takeover is carried out in practice and what methods and strategies for defending or blocking it are available to the target companies, – in the recently published article by Bogdan Popescu – Partner – and Gabriela Bodnărescu – Junior Lawyer, STOICA & Asociații.