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Pellerano Messina, new firm specialized in intellectual property
Pellerano & Herrera, May 2019
Dominican Republic

Ricardo Pellerano announces the creation of the new independent firm that will operate under the leadership of Ana Isabel Messina, expert in the Dominican Republic in intellectual property matters with over 35 years of experience...

Marondo Capital Acquires Majority Stake in Oxid eSales AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

A team of members from various offices led by Stuttgart-based partner Dr. Peter Ladwig advised Marondo Capital, headquartered in Munich and Stuttgart, on the acquisition of a majority stake in Oxid eSales AG, based in Freiburg im Breisgau, and supported the transaction...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises fronttrail Equity Partners on Acquisition of Stake in aixigo AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

With a team of legal professionals from several offices led by Frankfurt-based partner Dr. Günther M. Bredow, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised investment firm fronttrail Equity Partners on the acquisition of a strong minority stake in Aachen-based software specialist aixigo AG...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises fronttrail Equity Partners on Acquisition of Stake in aixigo AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

With a team of legal professionals from several offices led by Frankfurt-based partner Dr. Günther M. Bredow, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised investment firm fronttrail Equity Partners on the acquisition of a strong minority stake in Aachen-based software specialist aixigo AG...

Kochhar & Co. Chairman and Managing Partner Conferred the Prestigious Bharat Shiromani Award 2019
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, May 2019
India

Kochhar & Co. is pleased to share that our founding member & managing partner, Mr. Rohit Kochhar has been conferred the prestigious Bharat Shiromani Award 2019 for “Excellence in the field of Corporate Law and Legal Entrepreneurship”. The other recipients of the Bharat Shiromani Award this year include Lord Swraj Paul who was felicitated with the lifetime achievement award and Mr...

Antonio Segni and Andrea Mazziotti join Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners with a Team of Lawyers
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, May 2019
Italy

Rome, May 17, 2019 – International law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners is pleased to announce the arrival of a team of 15 professionals led by Partners Antonio Segni and Andrea Mazziotti...

Masabi Nets $20 Million for Global Expansion Drive
Shoosmiths LLP, May 2019
England

UK-based mobile ticketing and public transport payments company Masabi has secured a $20 million financing, in a deal advised on by UK law firm Shoosmiths. The financing was led by Smedvig Capital. Existing investor MMC Ventures also participated. Corporate and venture capital partner Steve Barnett led the Shoosmiths team on the financing for Masabi...

Dinsmore Becomes 1st Business Tenant in High-Profile City Center
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, May 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore has opened its doors as the first anchor business tenant of the just-completed City Center development in downtown Lexington. The firm occupies approximately 20 percent of the office space in the eight-story tower, with attorneys across a full range of practice areas, as well as administrative staff members...

Meet Dinsmore’s Elvira Cortez, New President of Lawyers Club of San Diego
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, May 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl associate Elvira Cortez was presented last Thursday as the president-elect of Lawyers Club of San Diego at the organization’s annual dinner. Learn more about her here—her background with the club, her passion for its mission and what she hopes to accomplish in her presidency...

Dinsmore Attorneys Named 2019 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, May 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce eight of its attorneys have been named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list for 2019. Attorneys selected for the Super Lawyers list have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement...

Dinsmore Attorneys Secure Favorable Outcome for Railroad Client in Alleged FELA Negligence Case
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, May 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP partner J.T. Wilson III and associate Elizabeth Duncan Brewer earned an impressive outcome at trial for a railroad client last week in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Assists BayWa AG in its Investment in Tjiko GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Mathias Schröder, Partner at the law firm of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Munich, comprehensively advised BayWa AG on its investment in Tjiko GmbH by way of a cash capital increase. BayWa AG is an internationally operating trading and services group...

Terragon Issues Bond with an Issue Volume of up to EUR 20 Million
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

With a team led by the two partners Ralf M. Schnaittacher and Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Terragon AG on the issue of a corporate bond with an issue volume of up to EUR 20 million. Terragon intends to use the proceeds to finance the acquisition pipeline and to optimize its financing structure...

PLMJ Announces the Appointment of Six New Managing Associates
PLMJ, May 2019
Portugal

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of six new managing associates. These appointments reflect PLMJ’s clear commitment to a policy of organic growth and to recognizing the technical and human qualities and professional merit of its lawyers...

Joh. Friedrich Behrens AG Issues Third Corporate Bond
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

A team led by capital market expert Dr. Thorsten Kuthe advised Joh. Friedrich Behrens AG on the issue of a third corporate bond of up to EUR 15.0 million. The new bond will have a term of five years and will redeem the existing 2015/20 bond early. An annual interest rate of 6.25 percent is planned...

Angela W. Konrad Named West Virginia Bar Foundation Fellow
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, May 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Angela W. Konrad has been named to the 2019 West Virginia Bar Foundation Fellows class. Konrad is one of 16 new members who will be honored during the Annual Bar Foundation Fellows Dinner on April 25...

Chilean Chapter in ICLG – Lending & Secured Finance 2019
Carey, May 2019
Chile

Our partner, Diego Peralta, authored the Chilean chapter of the 7th edition of Lending & Secured Finance published by International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG), which provides a global analysis of related laws and regulations across 51 jurisdictions, written by leading lawyers in the field and presented in a useful comparative Q&A format...

LOANCOS Group Acquires VR-IMMOBILIEN-LEASING
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

A team led by Klaus Weinand-Härer, Tax Advisor and Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised LOANCOS Group on the acquisition of VR-IMMOBILIEN-LEASING (VRIL), a subsidiary of VR-LEASING Aktiengesellschaft. Schalast & Partner and a team led by partner Alexander Gebhard advised on financial regulatory issues...

Dinsmore Adds Andrew N. Howe as Partner
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, May 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to welcome Andrew N. Howe, who joins the firm from Spruce Law Group as a partner in the labor and employment department...

VR Equitypartner Acquires Minority Stake in Informatik Consulting Systems AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek and a team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein and Benedikt Raisch advised Frankfurt-based investment firm VR Equitypartner GmbH on the acquisition of a minority stake in Informatik Consulting Systems AG (ICS). The acquisition is made as part of a succession plan and aims to consistently implement ICS’s successful expansion course...

Mapp Acquires German Market Leader in Customer Intelligence
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, May 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Marc Scheunemann advised Mapp Digital US, LLC, one of the largest private marketing technology companies, on the acquisition of Webtrekk, the German market leader of marketing analytics and customer intelligence. The seller is DPE Deutsche Private Equity and other co-investors...

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit Sides with Specialty Auto Parts USA on Appeal Against Holley Performance Products
Dykema, May 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that on April 29, 2019, its client Specialty Auto Parts USA, Inc. prevailed over Holley Performance Products, Inc. in a significant appellate victory in the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit...

Dinsmore Adds Six Associates Across Three States
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, May 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP continues to grow its presence in Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia, where it has recently welcomed six attorneys. Dwight D. Myfelt joins the Cincinnati office as an associate of counsel and brings more than two decades of experience to the firm with a strong focus on immigration law...

2019 Managing IP Awards Recognizes 22 WSG Members
World Services Group, May 2019
United States of America

Managing IP, the leading specialist guide to firms and practitioners in Intellectual Property, recently recognized top talent in IP globally with their 2019 awards. World Services Group (WSG) congratulates its members who continue to be recognized in this field...

Hanson Bridgett Welcomes Partner Andrew Bassak and Senior Counsel Christopher Rheinheimer
Hanson Bridgett LLP, May 2019
United States of America

May 1, 2019 (SAN FRANCISCO, CA) Hanson Bridgett is pleased to announce the addition of attorneys Andrew Bassak and Christopher Rheinheimer to the firm...

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer Reappoints Kyle R. Dufrane to the Michigan Military Appeals Tribunal
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Kyle R. Dufrane, Detroit-based member in the Firm’s Financial Services Litigation Practice Group, has been reappointed by Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer to the State’s Military Appeals Tribunal for a term that expires in April 2023...

Confectionery Manufacturers are Bundling Capacities: Gubor and Riegelein Join Forces
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein and Dr. Frank Baßler, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised confectionery specialist Gubor Schokoladen GmbH on the merger with its competitor Hans Riegelein & Sohn GmbH Co. KG. With the transaction, the two family-owned companies aim to increase their growth, innovative strength, and volumes...

Dinsmore & Shohl Receives Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2019
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl is pleased to announce its attorneys have received top rankings, including one Band 1 ranking, in the 2019 Edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. In compiling the current directory, interviews were conducted throughout the United States carried out by a team of 150 full-time researchers...

Live in Las Vegas! Rob Boonin Will Address SHRM 2019 Conference
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Robert A. Boonin, Detroit- and Ann Arbor–based member in Dykema’s Labor & Employment Practice Group and co-founder of the Wage and Hour Defense Institute, was the subject of a Society for Human Resource Management blog, “#SHRM19 Interview with Robert Boonin, Esq...

Dykema Named a Diversity & Inclusion Leader by Lawyers of Color
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Lawyers of Color named the Firm one of its Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Leaders. As published in the Black Student’s Guide to Law Schools & Firms, Dykema is ranked 38th amongst large law firms with 4.85 percent black attorneys...

Chambers USA Ranks 17 Dykema Attorneys and 10 Practices in 2019 Edition
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 17 attorneys from multiple offices and practice areas received individual rankings and 10 practice areas have been recognized in the 2019 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business guide...

Dykema Serves as Outside Counsel for Atar Capital’s Acquisition of Sustainable Solutions Group
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that it served as outside legal counsel for Atar Capital, a Los Angeles-based global private investment firm (Atar), in its acquisition of Sustainable Solutions Group (SSG) through Atar’s portfolio company, Recycling and Waste Solutions (RWS)...

David West Named a Legal Influencer by Lexology
Dykema, April 2019
Texas, United States of America

Dykema is proud to announce that David West, San Antonio-based Member in Dykema’s Financial Services Litigation Practice Group, has earned a Lexology Content Marketing Award for Q1 2019...

Dinsmore Named ‘Diversity Leader’ by Lawyers of Color
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore ranks among the top U.S. law firms for its percentage of black attorneys, according to the newly released Black Student’s Guide to Law Schools & Firms. The report, published by nonprofit organization Lawyers of Color, is the first comprehensive listing of black attorney percentages across nearly 400 firms...

Kochhar & Co. Represents Public Sector Oil Marketing Cos.(OMCs) before the Competition Commission (CCI) Against Allegations of Anti-Competitiveness and Abuse of Dominant Position; CCI Imposes USD $5.2 Million Penalty on the Sugar Manufacturers
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, April 2019
India

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An Interview with New Hanson Bridgett Partner, Jennifer Marie Martinez
Hanson Bridgett LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Jennifer represents private and public employers on all manner of labor and employment issues, including defending employers in single plaintiff and class action litigation matters, as well as administrative charges, representing management in collective bargaining negotiations and grievance arbitrations, and providing advice and counseling on various questions related to employees and contract

Five Dykema Attorneys Listed as Washington D.C. Super Lawyers for 2019
Dykema, April 2019
D.C., United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that five attorneys from the firm’s Washington, D.C., office, and from multiple practice areas, were named to the 2019 Super Lawyers list by Washington D.C. Super Lawyers Magazine. The Super Lawyers designation, conferred upon the most respected legal practitioners in a region, is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement...

Ashmore, Fine and Kratovil Named “Best Lawyers in Dallas” by D Magazine
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is pleased to announce that Dallas-based attorneys Alison Ashmore, Jeff Fine and Chris Kratovil are listed as “Best Lawyers in Dallas,” in a special editorial feature in the May 2019 issue of D Magazine...

Eric Schultz Joins Asters Office in Washington D.C. as Senior Policy Advisor
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters is delighted to announce that Eric Schultz has joined the Firm's office in Washington D.C. as Senior Policy Advisor. Mr. Schultz will provide government and public relations services to Asters and its clients, focusing especially on the U.S. Government. Ambassador Schultz is a former senior American diplomat with decades of experience in the CIS and southern Africa...

Asters Opens the London Office
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters, the largest Ukrainian law firm, is expanding its international reach by setting up a new representative office in London in March 2019. This launch follows recent additions of Washington DC and Brussels offices and will foster existing ties with London-based clients, as well as develop new contacts and opportunities...

20 Asters Lawyers Esteemed in Chambers Europe 2019
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Chambers Europe, an influential annual review of the European legal market, in its 2019 guide recognizes 20 Asters lawyers – the largest number of the renowned practitioners in a single Ukrainian law firm...

GAR 100 2019 Ranks Asters Among World’s Arbitration Elite
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters has been listed among the world’s top international arbitration law firms by the recently published Global Arbitration Review – The GAR 100 (12th Edition), one of the most authoritative global independent researches of the best law firms specializing in international arbitration...

Asters Tops All Practices in The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 Guide's Ukraine Chapter
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters is the only Ukrainian law firm included in Tier 1 ranking in all 11 practices analyzed by The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East and Africa 2019 Guide: Banking, finance and capital markets; Commercial, corporate and M&A; Competition; Dispute resolution; Employment; Energy; Intellectual property; Private client; Real estate and construction; Tax; and White-collar crime...

Aresus Pharma Acquires Rights to Veregen® Drug and Stocks of the Active Ingredient
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

A team led by Fabian G. Gaffron, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised pharmaceutical company Aresus Pharma GmbH on the acquisition of the rights to the dermatological drug Veregen® and the stocks of the active pharmaceutical ingredient from Medigene AG...

Award at Germany’s Largest Electric Bus Project with Team Jasper/Westen - Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Supports ESWE Verkehr in Wiesbaden
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Following a complex award procedure, EvoBus GmbH has been awarded the contract for 56 and an optional additional 64 electric buses for ESWE Verkehr in Wiesbaden. EvoBus, a member of Daimler Group, will also be responsible for establishing and availability of the charging infrastructure and the depot management system. The project is the largest procurement of electric buses in Germany...

WirtschaftsWoche: Dr. André-M. Szesny Again Among the Top Lawyers for Compliance
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

WirtschaftsWoche recognizes Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek as a top law firm and its Partner Dr. André-M. Szesny, LL.M., again as a top lawyer in Compliance. Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) asked 775 White Collar and Compliance lawyers in 118 law firms about their most renowned peers...

Dr. Martin Imhof Among the 100 Best India Specialists Worldwide
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

India Business Law Journal has researched the top international lawyers for India-related transactions and matters, resulting in an exclusive “A-List” consisting of the elite 100 India-focused legal experts around the world. The Indian industry magazine also included Dr. Martin Imhof, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek and Head of the India Desk, in this A-List...

Beccar Varela and Bomchil Advise on the Reorganization of Bodega del Fin del Mundo
Beccar Varela, April 2019
Argentina

Buenos Aires, 15 April 2019. Beccar Varela rendered legal advice to the Viola family, while Bomchil to Grupo Corporación América, on the restructuring of Bodega del Fin del Mundo (BDFM), founded by Julio Viola. They were partners as from the year 2009...

Disruptive Technology in the Legal Sector, World Services Group (WSG) Sponsored Survey Results Show General Counsel Leaders in Europe are Positive
World Services Group, April 2019
United States of America

Houston, TX (April 16, 2019) – World Services Group (WSG), in partnership with GC magazine recently published new survey results that provide insights on trending in-house legal sector technologies and how general counsel are adapting to the changes in Europe...

Dinsmore Partner Lenny Asaro Speaks at Walmart Women's Summit, Talks Fostering Female Leaders
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Last May, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP was named a top law firm for women attorneys by Law360’s Glass Ceiling Report. This year, Dinsmore is continuing to push forth the firm’s emphasis on diversity and equality...

 

 


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