Equitix’s acquisition of 85% interest in Novara Salute e Servizi S.p.A.

McDermott Will & Emery represented Pessina Costruzioni, as sponsor and main shareholder, in the transfer of 85% shares in its subsidiary, Novara Salute e Servizi S.p.A. to the UK based infrastructure fund Equitix. Novara Salute e Servizi S.p.A. is a special purpose vehicle (SPV) entrusted as a concessionaire for the design, construction, finance and operations […]

Giambrone & Law v. William Flenley QC & Jamie Carpenter, Zia Bhaloo QC & Simon Johnson and Shantanu Majumdar

Court of Appeal ruled that Giambrone Law Firm acted negligently over advice it gave to 180 British homebuyers who tried to purchase off-plan luxury apartments in Italy. England and Wales Court of Appeal ruled that Giambrone, an Italian-based international firm, acted negligently over advice it gave to 180 British homebuyers who tried to purchase off-plan […]

Surteco’s $99 Million Acquisition of Global Abbasi S.L.

FRANZ Rechtsanwälte, Garrigues, Rödl & Partner, Cuatrecasas and Demarest advised on the deal Surteco SE, through its German subsidiary Döllken-Kunststoffverarbeitung GmbH., finalized the acquisition of Global Abbasi S.L. for $99 Million from Alantra. Global Abbasi, S.L. was incorporated in 2013 and is based in Madrid, Spain. SURTECO SE develops, produces, and sells coated surface materials […]

RehabWorks’ expansion into London

Mills & Reeve has advised on the purchase of Crystal Palace Physio Holdings creating a nationwide brand for healthcare company RehabWorks. RehabWorks, the Suffolk specialist in musculoskeletal and mental health programmes has completed the acquisition of London-based Crystal Palace Physio Group expanding the group to 20 sites around the UK. The organisation already has centres […]

Deutsche Bank Technology Centre’s leasing of offices in Moscow’s Aquamarine III Business Centre at 24 Ozerkovskaya Embankment

Goltsblat BLP advised Deutsche Bank Technology Centre on leasing offices in Moscow’s Aquamarine III Business Centre at 24 Ozerkovskaya Embankment. This, the biggest Class A office lease deal in Moscow this year so far, was also supported by JLL consultants. The Russian Deutsche Bank Technology Centre has taken out a long-term lease for 8,200sqm of […]

Slovenia Broadband S.à r.l’s $262.2 Million Acquisition of entral European Media Enterprises broadcast operations in Croatia and Slovenia

Covington is advising Central European Media Enterprises Ltd. (CME) on the sale of its broadcast operations in Croatia and Slovenia to Slovenia Broadband S.à r.l for approximately $262.2 million. The transaction is expected to close by the end of 2017. CME is a NASDAQ-listed media and entertainment company operating leading businesses in six Central and […]

AmRest Holdings SE’s acquisition of the exclusive master franchise rights for the Pizza Hut Dine In, Delivery and Express concepts in Germany

Berwin Leighton Paisner have advised AmRest Holdings SE on its acquisition of the exclusive master franchise rights for the Pizza Hut Dine In, Delivery and Express concepts in Germany. Pursuant to the signed transaction documents, AmRest also acquires two equity restaurants from the YUM group and assumes 67 franchise agreements with third-party franchisees. AmRest is […]

West Yorkshire Legal Framework

Ward Hadaway has been appointed to the West Yorkshire Legal Framework for the next three years. Ward Hadaway has been selected as one of only a handful of firms to provide organisations with advice in nine areas of law covering everything from childcare and community law through to employment and pensions law and public health. […]