Our latest news releases
International tech, media and telecoms law firm Olswang has launched equIP, a dedicated programme that provides legal advice and support to UK scale-ups and entrepreneurs with a focus on intellectual property (IP), corporate and commercial advice.
23 November 2015
International law firm Olswang’s London Real Estate team has advised restaurant group D&D London on the opening of its second location in Leeds – a 7,807 square-foot restaurant at the £15 million Victoria Gate development in the city’s new premium retail quarter.
19 November 2015
International tech, media and telecoms (TMT) law firm Olswang is pleased to announce that 17 of its partners from Brussels, London, Madrid and Singapore have been listed in the Who’s Who Legal guide 2015/16, representing practice areas and sectors such as dispute resolution, competition, IP, life sciences, real estate and TMT.
19 November 2015
International law firm Olswang’s London Real Estate team has advised Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers Europe on the purchase of the Davidson Building, a landmark Edwardian building in the heart of London’s Covent Garden. The £66.2m investment forms part of Cornerstone’s strategy to establish a portfolio of core real estate assets across Europe.
18 November 2015
International technology, media and telecoms (TMT) law firm Olswang Asia has again been ranked as a top-tier international TMT law firm in Singapore by leading legal directory The Legal 500 in its 2016 Asia Pacific edition.
12 November 2015
International law firm Olswang has advised design-led stationery, greeting cards and gifts specialist Paperchase on a £50 million refinancing package. The refinancing package will further support and enhance the company's strong growth ambitions in the UK and internationally. It includes a £32m six-year term loan from direct lending fund Permira Credit Solutions II and £18m of capex, revolving credit and ancillary facilities from Lloyds Banking Group.
10 November 2015
The Munich office of international technology, media and telecoms (TMT) law firm Olswang has just been recognised by Focus. The leading German news and business magazine has named Olswang Germany as “Top-Law Firm of the Year 2015” in the IT and Telecoms category, which also includes data protection.
10 November 2015
International tech, media and telecoms law firm Olswang has advised UK-headquartered leading provider of patent translations RWS Holdings on the $70 million acquisition of Corporate Translations Inc (CTi), a US-based leading life sciences translation and linguistic validation provider.
03 November 2015
International technology, media and telecoms law firm Olswang’s corporate practice has advised the Iliffe family and related trust on the sale of their combined 21% interest in UK regional news publisher Local World Holdings to Trinity Mirror plc.
30 October 2015
International law firm Olswang’s Paris Real Estate team has advised Tristan Capital Partners and STAM Europe on the sale of the PariSquare building to Oxford Properties, which is expected to close later this year. Olswang had recently advised Tristan Capital Partners and STAM Europe on the 10-year fixed-term lease to Publicis Group of the PariSquare’s office areas.
26 October 2015
You will already have heard about last week’s Schrems decision in which Europe’s highest court, the CJEU, invalidated the Safe Harbor scheme. The scheme had previously been relied on by over 4000 US organisations and countless more EU group companies and counterparts to legitimise EU to US data transfers...
14 October 2015
International technology, media and telecoms (TMT) law firm Olswang Asia has been named an In-House Community Asian-MENA Counsel Firm of the Year 2015 – a list derived from a poll that draws exclusively on actual buyers of legal services
13 October 2015
International law firm Olswang has advised modern European restaurant group Foxlow Restaurants Limited on its acquisition of Dinish Restaurants Limited, operator of Sam Harrison’s two restaurants: Chiswick’s Sam’s Brasserie and Harrison’s in Balham. Foxlow is a subsidiary of Underdog Restaurants Limited, which also owns high-end steak franchise Hawksmoor.
01 October 2015
International technology, media and telecoms (TMT) law firm Olswang is taking part in today’s City Giving Day, an initiative run by the Lord Mayor's Appeal office designed to bring the City of London together to promote and celebrate community and charity outreach.
30 September 2015
International law firm Olswang is advising Groupe Bertrand, the majority stakeholder in Burger King France, on its exclusive negotiations with Qualium Investissement, the majority stakeholder in hamburger restaurant chain Quick and a subsidiary of French state investment fund Caisse des Dépôts, which will see Groupe Bertrand acquire Quick’s 509 restaurants.
28 September 2015