Our latest news releases
International TMT law firm Olswang has advised the shareholders of Fleetway Travel, a leading online provider of exclusive luxury travel deals, on the sale of the company to UK investors Synova Capital and Tenzing PE. The firm also advised the company’s existing senior management team on their ongoing investment alongside Synova and Tenzing.
31 July 2015
International law firm Olswang has advised Australia’s privately-owned food and beverage business Airport Retail Enterprises (ARE) on its first concession in the UK market: partnering with The Zetter Group and award-winning chef Bruno Loubet to adapt one of London’s hottest vegetable-led dining concepts to launch Grain Store Café & Bar at Gatwick Airport.
22 July 2015
In a judgment handed down today, international TMT law firm Olswang’s public law team secured a reference to the Court of Justice of the European Union on important issues concerning the legality of a tax imposed on overseas gambling operators.
14 July 2015
International technology, media and telecoms law firm Olswang has advised London-based Captify Media, one of the fastest growing advertising technology businesses in Europe, in securing £8 million in Series B funding from venture capital firm Smedvig Capital.
08 July 2015
International technology, media and telecoms law firm Olswang has
advised nominated adviser SP Angel Corporate Finance LLP and broker
Beaufort Securities Limited in supporting Myanmar's internet-based
mobile service company MySQUAR on its 1 July admission to trade on
AIM of the London Stock Exchange.
03 July 2015
As part of its ranking Best
Lawyers in Germany, the US publisher has once again recognised
five Olswang lawyers in six practice areas this year. In Germany,
the list has been exclusively published by German business
26 June 2015
On Friday, June 12, 2015, the German Bundestag passed the
long-awaited IT Security Act (BT-Drs. 18/4096, as amended by the committee
on internal affairs BT-Drs. 18/5121). The Act will enter into
force on the day following its publication in the Federal Law
23 June 2015
International law firm Olswang today announced
10 winning projects from its Green
Seed Fund, an innovative approach to carbon neutrality making
meaningful, positive impacts on the communities in which it works
and serves. The winners of the grants were selected by an
international judging panel and range from community garden
initiatives to environmental sustainability projects.
19 June 2015
International law firm Olswang has
acted for leading UK mid-market private equity specialist Graphite
Capital together with the other shareholders on the sale of The
Groucho Club, London's premier arts and media members' club, to its
current management team.
16 June 2015
Opportunities to claim for a refund of the French 3%
contribution on dividends (and other distributions of profits)
available to investment funds and industrial groups, which own a
subsidiary in France
16 June 2015
International law firm Olswang's UK
gambling group has been honoured with two top legal titles: Global
Law Experts' 2015 'Gaming Law - Law Firm of the Year in England'
and Corporate Live Wire's 'International Sports & Gaming Law -
09 June 2015
International law firm Olswang has acted for
UK-based Focus Pharmaceuticals in a winning patent litigation case
against Novartis AG concerning Focus' Voleze® Rivastigmine
26 May 2015
The European Commission launched an antitrust competition
inquiry into the e-commerce sector in the EU which aims
to identify existing restrictions in the European e-commerce
22 May 2015
This is the new edition of our newsletter on the
latest legal topics, decisions and events in the technology
sector for Germany.
21 May 2015
International technology, media and telecoms law firm Olswang has advised Dentsu Aegis Network on its
acquisition of John Brown Media, a world-leading branded content
agency. The deal, announced 14 May 2015, enhances Dentsu Aegis
Network's best-in-class expertise and range of capabilities in
media, digital and creative communications services.
18 May 2015