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International technology, media and telecoms law firm Olswang has advised venture capital firms SR One Ltd and Longwood Fund III LP for the first time, on their Series B round of investment of Pulmocide Limited, a biotech developing two treatments for deadly viral and fungal lung infections.
21 March 2017
Olswang has advised global music streaming giant Spotify on its acquisition of Sonalytic, the UK-based makers of audio detection technology that identifies songs, mixed content and audio clips.
13 March 2017
Olswang and national charity Career Ready today jointly hosted London female students at their annual International Women’s Day event, which seeks to inspire young women by providing practical career advice from some of the country's leading female business women. This year, the event was held in conjunction with CMS and Nabarro, leading international law firms with which Olswang will combine as of 1 May 2017.
10 March 2017
Olswang has advised long standing client RWS Holdings plc, a world leading provider of intellectual property (IP) support services listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange, on the share placing and debt financing aspects of its acquisition of LUZ, Inc., a market leading Life Sciences language services provider based in San Francisco for cash consideration of US$82.5m.
07 March 2017
Olswang has advised long-standing client Turner International, a division of Time Warner, on two transactions in recent weeks.
03 March 2017
Olswang is advising AIM-listed online gaming company, 32Red, on the recently announced recommended offer by Kindred Group plc, one of the largest online gambling companies in the world.
23 February 2017
The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) has for the fourth year in a row named international technology, media and telecoms law firm Olswang a Global Outsourcing 100® company. The firm is also included in The World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors list, a subset of the overall roster that recognises the world’s top 20 outsourcing advisors and consultants.
21 February 2017
International technology, media and telecoms law firm Olswang has advised London and LA-based film, television and digital sales company Content Media Corporation Plc (CMC) on the sale of its entire issued share capital to Kew Media Group Inc, a Canadian special purpose acquisition corporation focused on the media sector. The deal is expected to complete in March.
21 February 2017
Olswang has acted as lead legal advisor on the launch of Expectation– a new independent TV production company created by former Endemol Shine Group President Tim Hincks and ex-ITV Director of Television Peter Fincham.
16 February 2017
Olswang has advised leading independent television, film and digital production and distribution company All3Media on its acquisition of UK production company Two Brothers Pictures.
14 February 2017
Olswang has advised consumer goods giant Unilever on a 'first of its kind', global cloud project which will transform the way Unilever's Customer Development function operates.
03 February 2017
International law firm Olswang has advised clients of the leading property asset management specialist BMO Real Estate Partners (BMO REP) on a £191 million real estate portfolio acquisition of three retail assets across the UK: the flagship Debenhams store in Manchester, Clifton Moor Shopping Centre in York and Westgate Retail Park in Wakefield.
18 January 2017
Olswang has advised Munich-based technology and media company Hubert Burda Media on its 100% acquisition of Immediate Media, the UK content and digital platform group from Exponent Private Equity and Management.
12 January 2017
International law firm Olswang today announces the launch of a Public Policy offering in Singapore. The launch recognises the work the team has been doing to help companies, industry bodies and policy-makers in Asia navigate an increasingly complex regulatory landscape in technology, media and telecoms (TMT).
10 January 2017
Olswang has advised Iliffe Media, the publisher owned by the Hon. Edward Iliffe, on its acquisition of 13 local newspaper titles and associated websites in East Anglia and the East Midlands from Johnston Press plc.
21 December 2016