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28 November 2019 | deal news

Czech Republic: Schoenherr advises Facebook on the acquisition of Czech company Beat Games s.r.o.

Schoenherr advised Facebook, Inc. and Facebook Technologies, LLC on the acquisition of Czech games studio, Beat Games s.r.o., which developed and continues to upgrade the hit virtual reality game Beat Saber as well as other games...
25 November 2019

Second Tech Night @ Schoenherr: Digital adaptability as a prerequisite for success

Am 21. November fand die zweite "Tech Night @ Schönherr" statt. Die von der Schönherr Technology & Digitalisation Gruppe ins Leben gerufene Eventreihe befasst sich mit rechtlichen Rahmenbedingungen und Herausforderungen im Kontext...
15 November 2019 | deal news

Austria: Schoenherr advises fintech start-up Credi2 on investment from Volkswagen Bank

Schoenherr advised Austrian company Credi2 GmbH on an investment from Germany's Volkswagen Bank, which will henceforth hold a 20 % share in Credi2."Credi2 is another fintech start-up that we had the opportunity to comprehensively...
08 November 2019 | general

Schoenherr opens new office in Linz

On 7 November Schoenherr celebrated the opening of its new Linz office in Upper Austria. This is the second Austria office alongside the Vienna headquarters, and a valuable addition to the existing network of Schoenherr offices in...
06 November 2019 | press releases

Schönherr berät den Vorstand der ÖBB-Holding beim Verkauf seiner Logistiktochter Q Logistics

Schönherr hat den Vorstand der Österreichische Bundesbahnen-Holding Aktiengesellschaft (ÖBB-Holding) beim Verkauf ihrer Logistiktochter Q Logistics GmbH beraten. Aus dem Bieterprozess ist die börsennotierte Industrieholding Mutares...
29 October 2019 | press releases

Schoenherr advises Black Toro Capital, the owner of the Spanish motorcycle manufacturer GasGas on a joint venture with KTM

Schoenherr, together with the Spanish law firm Pastor & M.Monche Abogados, have advised the owner of the Spanish motorcycle manufacturer GasGas, Black Toro Capital, on a joint venture with the Upper Austrian motorcycle specialist...
18 October 2019 | general

Schoenherr digitally founds LLC for the first time in Austria

Am 8. Oktober 2019 haben Schönherr Rechtsanwälte GmbH und die Notare MMag. Dr. Philipp Nierlich LL.M. und Dr. Christoph Pfaffenberger vom Notariat NHP - Notare Huppmann, Poindl, Pfaffenberger, Nierlich erstmals in Österreich eine...
04 October 2019 | deal news

Schoenherr advises Horizon Capital on its exit from Purcari Wineries, a leading wine producer in CEE

Schoenherr advised Horizon Capital, the management company of Emerging Europe Growth Fund II L.P. ("EEGF II"), on the fund's exit from Purcari Wineries Plc ("Purcari"). EEGF indirectly held a 22.7 % stake in Purcari. The sale was...
30 September 2019 | general

Schoenherr wins two awards from leading financial journal Ziarul Financiar

Schoenherr Romania won two awards at the Business Lawyers' Gala held by the leading local financial journal Ziarul Financiar on 24 September in Bucharest. Organised each year, this event recognises the legal advisors' work in the...