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Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Wirtgen Invest on the Acquisition of the Office Building “T8” in Frankfurt
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Düsseldorf office, successfully advised Wirtgen Invest in an off-market deal in its acquisition of the office building at Taunusanlage 8 (“T8”) from a real estate fund of the South Korean financial service provider Mirae Asset Global Investments Co...

Heuking Advises 11880 Solutions AG on Capital Increase and Takeover Offer
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

A team led by corporate and capital market law expert Dr. Mirko Sickinger advised 11880 Solutions AG on a capital increase from authorized capital with exclusion of subscription rights. 1,911,109 new shares were issued at an issue price of EUR 1.83 per share, which were fully subscribed and acquired by major shareholder united vertical media GmbH...

Silberlake Acquires 300 Residential Units in the Ruhr Area
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

With the support of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, Silberlake Real Estate Group acquired several residential buildings in the Ruhr area. A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke advised the Düsseldorf-based project and portfolio developer on the transaction. The properties, built in the 1970s, are located in Gelsenkirchen and Mülheim/Ruhr...

Domicil Real Estate AG Sells Residential Property in Hamburg with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised investment and real estate service provider Domicil Real Estate Group on the sale of a residential property in the Hamburg district of Neuallermöhe as part of an asset deal. Real estate multi-family office PAMERA is the buyer...

Restaurant Chain BIGCHEFS comes to Germany with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Erdem Şişmangil has advised the restaurant chain BIGCHEFS on its market entry in Germany. The comprehensive advice included corporate law, leases, construction law, IT and data pro-tection law as well as media law, employment law, tax law, and public law...

i Live Group Sells Serviced Apartment Complex in Neu-Ulm to HanseMerkur
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

In a project partnership with property developer and real estate investor nowinta Bau GmbH, project developer and operator i Live Group sold the “Campus Village II” serviced apartment project to HanseMerkur Grundvermögen AG. Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised i Live Group on the transaction with a team led by Dr. Frank Baßler...

DATAGROUP Expands its Service Portfolio with IT-Informatik GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein advised DATAGROUP on the acquisition of parts of IT-Informatik GmbH from insolvency. DATAGROUP takes over all shares in Mercoline GmbH and in IT Digitalizacion 4.0 Industrial Internacional S.L., as well as employees and assets of IT-Informatik GmbH...

DMB Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH Acquires Messring Group
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised DMB Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, Kiel, on the acquisition of Bavarian-based Messring Group. With the August 16 purchase agreement, DMB acquired the crash test technology specialist retroactively as of January 1, 2019...

Munich-Based Electronics Group Katek Acquires bebro electronic and eSystems MTG with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

With a team led by M&A Partner Boris Dürr, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Primepulse SE and its subsidiary Katek SE on the acquisition of bebro electronic group and eSystems MTG GmbH. The acquisition of bebro and eSystems continues Katek’s expansion as one of Europe’s leading service providers in the electronics sector...

Heuking Advises Aquila Capital on Sale of Three DHL Freight Terminals to Savills IM
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

AGRAF German Real Estate Holding No. 1, a fund managed by Aquila Capital, has sold three freight terminals in Berlin, Leimen near Heidelberg, and St. Ingbert in Saarland to Savills Investment Management. A team led by Dr. Sönke Görgens and Dr. Michael Dröge, both Partners at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Aquila Capital on the sale...

India Business Law Journal: Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek is “Top International Law Firm for India-Related Work”
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

For the seventh consecutive time, trade magazine India Business Law Journal named Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek a “top international law firm for India-related work.” India Business Law Journal has been publishing an “Intelligence Report” for 13 years now, listing top law firms that have concluded Indian-related transactions in the past twelve months...

Action for Annulment Successful: Teff Patent in Germany Expired
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

By filing an action for annulment, the patent law team of the law firm of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek ensured that the disputed teff patent no longer exists in Germany. The granting of the European teff patent was perceived as great injustice in Ethiopia, because it protected a well-known foodstuff by a European company under patent law. The plaintiff in the nullity action, Dr...

Event Name “Kiesgrube” Saved from Cold Takeover
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

What has already been the subject of media speculation last week has now become certainty: Kiesgrube Event GmbH and its CEO Tom Preuss, represented by lawyers Dr. Georg Jacobs and Marcel Maybaum, prevailed in three appeals in preliminary injunction proceedings before Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court...

Heuking also Prevailing in Second Instance on Behalf of Scholz – Appeals Relating to Bond Rejected
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

On July 2, 2019, Stuttgart Higher Regional Court in second instance dismissed in full prospectus liability claims in connection with a bond issued by Scholz AG in 2012 and 2013 with a total issue volume of EUR 182.5 million. On October 25, 2018, Ellwangen Regional Court had already dismissed, in first instance, the collective redress and numerous individual lawsuits...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Odewald KMU II on Investment in ARTUS Group
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

The successful private equity team led by Dr. Pär Johansson again advised Odewald KMU II on the acquisition of an equity stake. Supported by the lawyers of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, Odewald KMU II acquired a majority interest in ARTUS Gesellschaft für Brand- und Wasserschadensanierung mbH and in ARTUS Projekt GmbH...

ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund B.V. Invests in Ideematec Group
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

The Dutch ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund B.V. agreed with the shareholders and the company on a growth financing investment in the Ideematec Group. A team of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek led by the Dusseldorf-based partner Dr. Martin Imhof advised ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund comprehensively on the investment, including corporate, patent and tax aspects...

Heuking Assists HUK-Coburg in Placing a Telematics Sensor on the Market
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

Dr. Sebastian Jungemeyer of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Hamburg office advised insurance group HUK-COBURG Haftpflicht-Unterstützungs-Kasse kraftfahrender Beamten Deutschlands a.G. on placing a telematics sensor on the market...

MVGM Acquires the Continental European Property Management Business of Jones Lang LaSalle and Enters into an Alliance Partnership
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

The Dutch property manager MVGM and the international real estate professional services firm Jones Lang LaSalle have reached an agreement for MVGM to acquire JLL’s continental European property management business and intend to enter into an alliance partnership. A team of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek led by the Düsseldorf based partner Dr...

VR Equitypartner Acquires Majority Stake in IT Service Provider SIGNON Austria
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein and Benedikt Raisch advised VR Equitypartner GmbH on its acquisition of a majority stake in SIGNON Österreich GmbH. The complex cross-border transaction was managed jointly with Austrian law firm DORDA (team led by Dr. Bernhard Rieder). Antitrust clearance is still pending...

7C Solarparken Places Capital Increase with an Issue Volume of EUR 15.2 Million
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised 7C Solarparken AG on a capital increase with a gross issue volume of EUR 15.2 million. The transaction was significantly oversubscribed. The solar power plant operator intends to use the proceeds to finance its 2018-2020 strategic plan, which provides for increasing the group’s portfolio to 220 MWp by the end of 2020...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Appoints Two Senior Associates as Salaried Partners
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

Effective July 1, 2019, the business law firm of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek appointed Dr. Leonie Schwarzmeier, LL.M. (35) and Michael Below (43) as Salaried Partners. Dr. Leonie Schwarzmeier joined the law firm of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Düsseldorf in October 2011...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Investor Consortium on Acquisition of Babcock & Wilcox Loibl GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

A consortium of investors advised by Deutsche Invest Mittelstand (DIM) has acquired Babcock & Wilcox Loibl GmbH (Loibl), a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc., as part of a carve-out. A team led by Private Equity lawyer Dr. Jörg aus der Fünten, Partner at the law firm of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised DIM on the transaction...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Luxemburg-based PE Fund on the Sale of MMC Studios Köln
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

A team led by Cologne-based Private Equity lawyer Dr. Andreas Lenz, Partner at the Cologne office, advised Lenbach Equity Opportunities I SCSp (LEO I), a Luxemburg-based PE fund, on the sale of MMC group in Cologne...

Civil Servant Pensions through Sustainable Equities – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Supports Four German States
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

The German states of Baden-Württemberg, Brandenburg, Hesse, and North Rhine-Westphalia will invest in sustainable equities for their pension funds. They commissioned Stoxx Limited to design and subsequently maintain sustainable share indices for seven billion euros...

Successfully Placed: DEAG Increases Corporate Bond Issue
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Thorsten Kuthe assisted DEAG Deutsche Entertainment Aktiengesellschaft in the successful EUR 5 million increase of its corporate bond originally issued in the fall of 2018. The bond was increased by means of an institutional private placement, raising the volume to EUR 25 million...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Magellan Netzwerke GmbH on the Acquisition of SOLIT SYSTEMS GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, June 2019
Germany

A team led by Kristina Schneider advised Magellan Netzwerke GmbH, a member of FERNAO group, on the acquisition of SOLIT SYSTEMS GmbH and the subsequent reorganization of the group...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

DATAGROUP SE Acquires UBL Informationssysteme GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein and Benedikt Raisch, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised DATAGROUP on the acquisition of all shares in UBL Informationssysteme GmbH. The parties agreed not to disclose the purchase price...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Represents German Association of Medium-Sized Security Companies in Collective Bargaining Dispute
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Dr. Johan-Michel Menke and Timo Trefzger from Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Hamburg office represent Bundesverband mittelständischer Sicherheitsunternehmen e.V. (BVMS) [Association of Medium-Sized Security Companies] based in Frankfurt am Main in a collective bargaining dispute...

Segment Change: Philion Stock now Listed on the Regulated Market of Düsseldorf Stock Exchange
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

A team led by Boris Dürr and Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, both Partners at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised mobile service provider Philion SE in its move from OTC trading to the regulated market at Düsseldorf Stock Exchange. Munich-headquartered Small & Mid Cap Investmentbank AG (SMC) is the applicant bank...

Sale of Antennentechnik ABB Bad Blankenburg by PREMIUM Equity Partners to Huizhou Desay SV Automotive Closed
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Funds advised by PREMIUM Equity Partners sold 100 percent of the shares in ANTEBB Holding GmbH, the sole shareholder of Antennentechnik ABB Bad Blankenburg GmbH, to Huizhou Desay SV Automotive Co., Ltd. Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised PREMIUM Equity Partners GmbH on the sale with a team led by Hamburg-based Partner Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack...

Joint Venture Founded: Jungheinrich Invests in Lithium-Ion Technology
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Jungheinrich AG and Triathlon Holding GmbH established joint venture JT ENERGY Systems GmbH to development, produce, and reprocess lithium-ion battery systems. A team led by Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Jungheinrich comprehensively on establishing the joint venture in Glauchau, Saxony...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Accompanies Project Financing for City Outlet Center Marlet
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Mirko Sickinger, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised FFIRE Immobilienverwaltung AG on concluding a structured real estate financing transaction of EUR 16 million. The advice included, among other things, drafting and negotiating the loan agreement and the collateral agreements...

Insurance Lawyer Julia Kathrin Degen Reinforces Cologne Insurance Team
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Effective April 1, 2019, Julia Kathrin Degen (39) will join Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Insurance Law Practice Group. She will be a member of the liability and insurance law department led by Rüdiger Schnug, Partner at the firm’s Cologne office. Julia Degen has many years of experience in insurance and liability law...

Prepaid Alliance in Merzig and Trier – M&M-Werbeagentur GmbH and ICP Transaction Solutions GmbH are Merging in a Holding Company
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, March 2019
Germany

With a Frankfurt-based team led by partner Thomas K. Schrell, business law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised HF Private Debt on financing the acquisition of all shares in M&M Werbeagentur GmbH – phone card marketing. The financing volume was not disclosed. M&M Werbeagentur was acquired via a member of ICP Group...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Munich office grows with Dr. Martin Ströhmann as Salaried Partner
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, March 2019
Germany

As of March 2019, Dr. Martin G. Ströhmann, LL.M. (Chicago) joined the Munich office of law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek. As Salaried Partner, he will expand the firm’s Compliance practice in Munich and will join the teams led by Partners Boris Dürr and Dr. Arnold Büssemaker. Dr...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Auctus and its Portfolio Companies GS Star Hotels on the Acquisition of Rilano Group
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, March 2019
Germany

With a team led by Boris Dürr and Dr. Oliver Treptow, both from the firm’s Munich office, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised private equity investor Auctus and its portfolio company GS Star Hotels on the acquisition of a majority interest in Rilano Holding GmbH...

 

 


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