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Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | February 2022
Germany

With a team led by M&A lawyers Boris Dürr and Christian Schild, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Frankfurt Stock Exchange-listed mic AG on its acquisition of faytech AG, a leading manufacturer of touch solutions and touch technologies in the industrial environment. As all shares in faytech AG are acquired by way of a cash and a share component, mic AG will carry out a capital increase in kind after closing the transaction ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | February 2022
Germany

A team led by Dr. Marc Scheunemann, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised CA Immo on the acquisition of an office property in Düsseldorf’s city centre. The architecturally sophisticated office building at Kasernenstrasse 67 was previously the headquarter of Handelsblatt Media Group and comprises approximately 10,400 square meters of rental space ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | February 2022
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt legally advised funds advised by DPE Deutsche Private Equity (DPE) on its investment in Berlin-based DARE group (DARE), a leading deconstruction/demolition specialist. Supported by DPE, DARE will invest in expanding local capacities and actively consolidate the nationwide market ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | February 2022
Germany

A Heuking team led by Dr. Frank Baßler, Partner at the firm’s Stuttgart office, legally advised nowinta Real Estate GmbH on the sale of the “Großes Loch” inner-city site in Kempten to ehret+klein. Located in the heart of Kempten, the approximately 2,250 square meter site will be used for the construction of a mixed-use building comprising about 5,820 square meters. In addition to 156 residential units, it will hold 21 serviced apartments and one commercial unit ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | February 2022
Germany

With a team led by Christoph Prochnau and Dr. Michael Dröge (both Hamburg office), Heuking legally advised solar-konzept International GmbH, a joint venture co-founded by Aquila Capital, on the sale of solar development company solar-konzept Italia Srl (SK Italia). In addition to Aquila Capital, a group of operating shareholders are also invested in the joint venture, including solar-konzept International GmbH’s general managers Nikolaus von Einem and Christoph Schmitt ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | February 2022
Germany

A team led by Dr. Armin Freiherr von Grießenbeck advised Consent Retail Invest GmbH on the acquisition of "Barbarossa-Center," a retail park in Gelnhausen, as part of an asset deal. The center is located in the suburbs of Frankfurt and offers about 6,400 square meters of rental space and a parking lot with 230 spots for customers. In addition to grocery chain Tegut, other anchor tenants include discount grocer Norma, and nonfood discount store Thomas Phillips ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | February 2022
Germany

With a Frankfurt-based team led by Partner Thomas K. Schrell, business law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Volksbank eG and Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft on funding the investment in First Climate AG by investors advised by HANNOVER Finanz GmbH and the existing shareholders. First Climate is a leading provider of climate protection solutions and renewable energy ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | January 2022
Germany

A team led by Dr. Henrik Lay, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Deka Immobilien on matters of tax law relating to its acquisition of the “Cubes” office building for the portfolio of open-ended mutual property fund Deka-ImmobilienEuropa. The property was sold by Axa IM Alts on behalf of a client. Located at Cecilienallee 6-7 in Düsseldorf, the office building comprising a leasable area of almost 15,000 square meters and 225 parking spaces was completed in 2012 ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | January 2022
Germany

A Heuking team led by Dr. Michael Sörgel advised electroplating specialist MTV NT GmbH on the sale of its production site in Solingen to Sunfire GmbH. The plant specializes in the electroplating of large industrial workpieces. Sunfire will be starting to manufacture its pressurized alkali electrolyzers for hydrogen projects on the 100 MW scale in the future. The production facility will be converted with the help of local experts in the coming months ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | January 2022
Germany

Dr. Isabel Langenbach, Mag. rer. publ., was appointed Professor of Public Law and Public Procurement Law at the Federal University of Public Administration effective January 1, 2022. As an interdepartmental state institution of the federal government, the university is responsible for the education of federal civil servants. As a successful and dedicated lawyer, Prof. Dr. Langenbach was a member of Heuking’s public procurement team. Her career began 12 years ago in the department of Dr ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | January 2022
Germany

A team led by Stuttgart-based Partner Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer legally advised Storskogen Deutschland GmbH on the acquisition of A & K - Die frische Küche GmbH, a leading ultra-fresh ready meal producer and meals-on-wheels distributor for food service institutions, via its subsidiary Casino Services. The company will be part of Storskogen’s Products business unit in the Industry segment ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | January 2022
Germany

Dr. Anne de Boer from Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek together with a team led by Damian Maloney of Beauchamps have assisted the German company Schütz GmbH & Co KGaA in the acquisition of GEM Plastics Limited, an Irish company which is a specialist manufacturer of jerrycans and drums. Schütz GmbH & Co KGaA is a leading manufacturer of high-quality transport packaging ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | January 2022
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Henrik Lay, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Union Investment on matters of tax law relating to its acquisition of the Hanse Trio building complex in Rostock’s “Am neuen Werftdreieck” district from project developer LIST Develop Commercial. The acquisition with a purchase price in the mid double-digit million euro range was made on behalf of open-ended mutual property fund immofonds 1, which is exclusively distributed in Austria ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

An M&A team led by Dr. Ali Sahin, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Swedish Storskogen group on the acquisition of a 95 percent stake in SF Tooling Group, a manufacturer of high pressure die casting tools and carbon fibre tools in the automotive and aerospace industries, from CGS III (Jersey) L.P. Storskogen plans to further expand SF Tooling Group’s strong market position ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer comprehensively advised Belgian HR specialist Copus Group NV on all legal and tax matters in relation to the acquisition of Germany’s Primus Personaldienstleistungen GmbH. The transaction is subject to the usual closing conditions. Primus Personaldienstleistungen has extensive experience in recruiting skilled workers in Eastern Europe, which Copus wants to utilize ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Anne de Boer advised eROCKIT AG on a digital share issue. The legal support included the draft of the securities information sheet including the licensing procedure at BaFin and the documentation for the digital issue with the involvement of the paying agent. Based in Henningsdorf near Berlin, eROCKIT AG is the holding company of eROCKIT Systems GmbH, which manufactures and sells the pedal-controlled eROCKIT electric motorcycle ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

A team led by Sonja Groht and Marion Sangen-Emden, both Partners at Heuking’s Düsseldorf office, legally advised publicly listed Elmos Semiconductor SE (‘Elmos’) on the sale of its 200mm wafer fabrication activities (‘FAB’) at the Dortmund site to Silex Microsystems AB (‘Silex’). As part of the transaction, Elmos will transfer all relevant assets, contracts, and employment relationships directly linked to wafer manufacturing to a newly founded, stand-alone foundry operation ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Henrik Lay, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Union Investment on matters of tax law in relation to the acquisition of the Cäcilium office building in Cologne by way of a share deal. The building was acquired for the holdings of special real estate fund UII German Prime Select. Constructed in 2009, Cäcilium benefits from an excellent location in Cologne city center ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, one of the major German commercial law firms, is the first law firm in Germany to develop its own whistleblower system. It aims to support businesses, authorities, municipalities, and associations with a comprehensive range of legal and technical services to meet the requirements of the EU Whistleblower Directive and of the German Supply Chain Due Diligence Act ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

A team led by Markus Lennartz, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, legally advised 1&1 Versatel Deutschland GmbH on entering into an agreement with 1&1 Mobilfunk GmbH on the lease of fiber optic connections and data centers with an initial term until the end of 2050. 1&1’s network combination of fiber optic connections and cloud-based OpenRAN architecture allows for particularly short transmission paths ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

Heuking's Zurich office supports BitMEX, one of the world's largest crypto derivatives trading platforms, in its Swiss market entry. The trading platform was founded in 2014 and intends to conduct its brokerage business for crypto derivatives from Switzerland in the future. Cryptocurrency markets have grown substantially in 2021, outpacing growth of all other asset classes. A volume of over a trillion US dollars is traded on BitMEX every year ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

A team led by Alexander Weber, Partner at Heuking’s Munich office, legally advised Döhler Ventures on the sale of its stake in Just Spices. Established in 2014, spice mix startup Just Spices most recently generated annual sales of some EUR 60 million. As part of its global expansion strategy, 85 percent of the shares held by the previous shareholders, including the stake held by Döhler Ventures, were now sold to Kraft Heinz group ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

A team led by Christopher Görtz from Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Cologne office advises artec technologies AG on the issuance of a convertible bond in accordance with the new Electronic Securities Act as part of a pilot project. Granting statutory subscription rights to its shareholders, artec technologies AG intends to issue the innovative product to its shareholders presumably at the beginning of 2022 ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

Heuking has advised a private sector consortium led by Accenture and including Credit Suisse, Natixis, R3, SIX Digital Exchange and UBS which on December 8 announced that, together with the Banque de France, the Swiss National Bank and the Bank for International Settlements Innovation Hub, it has con-ducted a cross-border settlement experiment (entitled Project Jura) using two wholesale CBDCs («wCBDC») and a digital financial instrument ...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek | December 2021
Germany

Heuking has advised a private sector consortium led by Accenture and including Credit Suisse, Natixis, R3, SIX Digital Exchange and UBS which on December 8 announced that, together with the Banque de France, the Swiss National Bank and the Bank for International Settlements Innovation Hub, it has con-ducted a cross-border settlement experiment (entitled Project Jura) using two wholesale CBDCs («wCBDC») and a digital financial instrument ...

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