380 | 2016 | The Leanding Law Firms
Denisa Zezulka competition & EU: Jitka Linhartová corporate: Zoltán Pálinkás dispute resolution: Jiří Hrádek public procurement: Veronika Hocková
NOTABLE TRANSACTIONS The Prague office of Schoenherr provides comprehensive legal services to blue chip companies, such as Continental Group, Mercedes-Benz, Blackstone, CTP, Vienna Insurance Group (VIG), RREEF, IVG, Carlyle, DAIHO Group, Cooper Standard Automotive, Siemens Group, Zeppelin, Reico, Assa Abloy, ProSiebenSat1.Media, PRE, Triton, Warehouse De Pauw (WDP), Smurfit Kappa, Hornbach, Bertelsmann, Magna, Harsco Corporation, Hypothekenbank, Solera, etc. In addition to providing our clients with continuous advice, we advised on the following publishable high-profile transactions in the past year: Advised
Zeppelin CZ s.r.o. on the takeover of the sales and service of mining machinery and equipment part of Caterpillar Global Mining Czech Republic, a.s., and on the acquisition of conveyor belts production unit from Caterpillar Global Mining Czech Republic a.s. Advised Continental AG on the Czech aspects of the acquisition of Bavaria-based company AZ Formen GmbH, including its Czech subsidiary. Advised Orbis Hotel Group on its acquisition from Accor of 46 properties across CEE. Advised the Phoenix Group on its acquisition of the Sunpharma pharmacy chain in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Advised Vienna Stock Exchange-listed UNIQA Insurance Group AG on its rights offering in the context of a re-IPO. The transaction successfully raised gross proceeds of EUR 757 million, making it the largest transaction on the Vienna Stock Exchange in 2013. Advised Raiffeisen-Leasing GmbH on its sale of a portfolio of renewable energy operating plans
(wind farms, solar sites) to ContourGlobal Terra Holdings S.a.r.l. Advised DAIHO Industrial in relation to the acquisition of the Czech subsidiary to Minda Schenk Plastic Solutions GmbH. Advised ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG on the sale of Merchandising Prague s.r.o. Advised Smurfit Kappa on intra-group restructuring and sale of a 100% share in Smurfit Kappa Czech s.r.o. Advised the investment firm Triton on its purchase of ALPINE-ENERGIE Holding AG from Spanish group Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas (FCC). Schoenherr‘s offices in Vienna, Prague, Budapest and Warsaw were involved. (mergermarket transaction). Advised Bosch Rexroth AG on the sale of its global pneumatic business to the European investment group Triton Advisors Ltd. Advised windeln.de on its acquisition of Feedo Sp. z o.o., including its online shops „www.feedo.cz“, „www.feedo.sk“ and „www.feedo.pl“. Advised D.A.S. Rechtschutz on the merger of its Czech subsidiary D.A.S. pojišťovna právní ochrany, a.s. into its Austrian unit D.A.S. Rechtschutz AG, Österreich. Advised Solera Holdings, Inc. on its acquisition of IBS Automotive s.r.o. (Czech and Slovak provider of vehicle valuation data). Advised Technicke plastové systémy s.r.o. on its sale to L. Possehl & Co. MbH. Advised the mining machines division of Zeppelin CZ s.r.o. on its acquisition of conveyor belt production operations from Caterpillar Global Mining Czech Republic a.s. Advised ZF Friedrichshafen on the sale of its rubber and plastics unit active in the automotive industry to the China-based company Zhuzhou Times New Material Tech Co Ltd.
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