News | May 09, 2019
The commercial law firm SNP Schlawien provided advice to Sonova Retail Deutschland GmbH as well as to Vitakustik GmbH, both of them subsidiaries of the world's No. 3 hearing aids manufacturer Sonova AG, in connection with the acquisition of a large number of auditory acoustics specialty shops. They were purchased over the last few months in seven individual transactions by way of asset deals. The purchased units included auditory acoustics specialty shops in Baden-Wuerttemberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Bremen and Hamburg. The consulting process comprised the entire transaction process, including legal due diligence. The parties agreed not to disclose the purchase price.
News | April 16, 2019
Together with Taylor Wessing, the law firm SNP Schlawien assisted its long-standing client Probiodrug AG in a private placement of new shares in the amount of € 8.2 million to selected investors. The consulting of SNP Schlawien comprised all company-law components, while Taylor Wessing covered the capital market issues.
News | April 11, 2019
At the invitation of the project sponsor Projektträger Jülich, Christine Lange and Dr. Wolfgang Heinze gave a lecture on the legal aspects in the event of an (early) market entry within the framework of the 19th Founder Talks EXIST – Transfer of Research "Business Development – Business Models and Early Market Entry".
News | March 28, 2019
The commercial law firm SNP Schlawien appoints the attorney at law Peter Muth as a new partner at the Munich location.
News | March 22, 2019
The commercial law firm SNP Schlawien assisted the University of Malmö in connection with the insolvency of the real estate developer Heitkamp Bauholding GmbH in claiming construction defects from the reinsurer VHV. One decade after the completion of the university buildings, a settlement could be reached successfully regarding the liability share for the construction defects allocable to the reinsurer
News | March 14, 2019
The commercial law firm SNP Schlawien Partnerschaft mbB assisted the Versorgungswerk der Landesärztekammer Hessen (Institution for Pensions and Related Benefits of the Regional Medical Association of Hesse) in the acquisition of a residential property portfolio in Berlin Charlottenburg by way of a forward deal. The consulting encompassed particularly the support in drafting and negotiating contracts.
News | March 01, 2019
On 19 February 2019 the new VOB/A sections 1-3 (VOB/A, VOB/A-EU and VOB/A-VS) were published in the Federal Gazette "Bundesanzeiger". Here we give you a short overview (available in German only).
News | February 22, 2019
After the encouraging reception in the last two years, we will be among the exhibitors at the German Biotech Days (Deutsche Biotechnologietage) again in 2019, too. This year's event will take place on April 9 and April 10, 2019 at the Congress Centrum of Würzburg.
News | February 19, 2019
A new law, the "Markenrechtsmodernisierungsgesetz" (German Trademark Modernization Act) came into force on January 14, 2019. It implements some reforms of the German trademark law. With this Act, the German legislator adjusted German trademark law to the European Trade Mark Directive (Directive 2015/2436) and the current state of the art.
News | January 15, 2019
On January 1, 2019, the commercial law firm SNP Schlawien strengthened its position in Düsselorf with two new tax advisors at partner level.