CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has appointed two Senior Counsel and three Counsel with effect from 1 October 2017. The partners' meeting appointed Dr. Michaela Siegwart and Mag. Susanne Molitoris, LL.M. as Senior Counsel. Dr. Sarah Wared, LL.M, Mag. Matthias Nödl and MMag. Dr. Michael Mayer are appointed as Counsel.
CHSH partner Hon.-Prof. Dr. Irene Welser appointed to the supervisory board of Bundesbeschaffung GmbH
The Republic of Austria (Federal Ministry of Finance) has appointed CHSH partner Hon.-Prof. Dr. Irene Welser (53) as a member of the supervisory board of Bundesbeschaffung GmbH – the Federal Procurement Agency – for the duration of the current term in office ending in 2020.
The first ever preliminary ruling on a question relating to the Merger Regulation has been issued: in its judgment of 7 September 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) fully accepts the legal view taken by STRABAG (Austria Asphalt), which was represented by CHSH.
CHSH advises Speedinvest – Austria's largest venture capital fund – in connection with a joint venture
CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has acted as legal advisor to the Austrian venture capital fund Speedinvest, beginning with the foundation of the joint venture right up to the acquisition by ÖBB-Holding AG of all shares in the joint venture iMobility GmbH ("iMobility").
The Viennese business myAbility Social Enterprise GmbH has successfully concluded Austria's largest ever round of investment in the social business start-up sector.
Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has advised the Excellence Research Centre of the In-stitute of Science and Technology Austria (IST-A) on establishing an incubator for spin-offs.
Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has advised red-stars.com data AG in connection with its investment in ecosio GmbH.
In collaboration with attorney Dr. Nora Aburumieh and substitute notary Dr. Alexandra Hoffenscher-Summer, CHSH partner Mag. Heinrich Foglar-Deinhardstein LL.M. (KCL) has co-authored a new commentary on the Limited Liability Companies Act, soon to be published by Verlag Österreich.
CHSH has advised the international Dentsu Aegis Network in connection with the acquisition of all shares in the second largest Austrian media agency, the media.at group.
CHSH successfully advised Rentokil Initial regarding the formation of a joint venture with Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH
The M&A team of CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati advised Rentokil Initial plc ("Rentokil Initial") in the formation of a joint venture (the "Joint Venture") with Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH (“Haniel”) in Austria, the Czech Republic and in Slovakia.
The Real Estate & Construction team at CHSH led by Partner Manfred Ton provided legal advice to the KGAL Group regarding its acquisition of the "ELI Liezen" shopping centre.
CHSH Senior Partner Dr. Edith Hlawati is awarded the Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver for Services to the Republic of Austria
On 12 July 2017, the Austrian Federal Minister of Finance, Dr. Hans Jörg Schelling, presented the Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver for Services to the Republic of Austria to Dr. Edith Hlawati, Senior Partner at Vienna law firm CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati Rechtsanwälte GmbH, in the presence of numerous guests.