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  • We assisted the owners of BB Logistics Oy in an arrangement in which a substantial part of the company was sold to Euroports Finland Oy. BB Logistics is a fast-growing, reliable logistics service provider operating in five ports in Finland – Kemi, Oulu, Kristiinankaupunki, Kaskinen and Hamina. Responsibility is at the heart of the operations, and this is reflected into focus on safety, environment, and quality.
  • We represented Stockmann plc in a court case regarding former subtenant’s claim for damages based on the premature termination of a subtenancy in connection with the termination of the tenancy agreement between Stockmann and its landlord. All instances, finally the Supreme Court of Finland, confirmed Stockmann’s view that the claim shall be treated as a restructuring debt.
  • We have assisted Bassadone Group in two transactions. Auto-Bon Oy has signed on 28 November 2022 an agreement to acquire from Länsiauto Oy the import of Opel into Finland and the Baltics as well as an Opel-dealership in Tallin. In the second transaction, signed on 15 December 2022, Autoverkkokauppa.fi will acquire dealerships from MetroAuto Oy in Tampere and Espoo-Niittykumpu.
  • Completion of the share transaction as well as the business transfers are conditional subject to competition authority approvals in Finland and in the Baltics.    
  • Counsel to BST Finland in the acquisition of PK Sprinkleriasennus. BST is a leading Nordic fire safety operator with an annual turnover of over EUR 140 million. Their majority shareholder is Norvestor’s fund.
  • We advised Delfoi Oy in a partial demerger where the robotics software business was spun off to Delfoi Robotics Oy and in the divestment of Delfoi Robotics Oy to Visual Components Oy. The sold robot offline programming business provides many industrial solutions.
  • We advised Pocadel Oy in the sale of its shares to the Norwegian IMS Group AS. Pocadel Oy is a manufacturer of demanding glazed fire doors and walls used onboard ships and at offshore sites. Over the last 25 years, the company has grown into an international market leader, especially in the supply of grade A and B fireproof glass structures for cruise ships.  Approximately 80 % of Pocadel products are exported.  The most important export destinations are Italy, France, and Germany. The company’s production facilities are located in Sauvo, Finland and the design office is in Turku, Finland. https://pocadel.fi/norwegian-ims-group-as-acquires-pocadel-oy/
  • We advised the bakery Pian Pakari regarding the investment in Royal Bakery.
  • Kubera’s advisor in the sale of Malkit Oy to Swedish-owned Ahlsell. Malkit provides its customers a complete range of facility management and maintenance products.
  • We assisted Stera Group Oy in acquiring Protopaja Oy’s entire share capital. As the result of the acquisition, AMP-Himek Oy — as the former owner of Protopaja Oy — becomes a shareholder of Stera Group Oy.
  • Protopaja Oy is one of the leading manufacturers of fine sheet metal mechanics in the Nordic countries. It has been in operation for nearly 50 years and employs 35 people in Naantali and has a turnover of around 5 million euro. The acquisition will enable Stera to expand its technological offering of contract manufacturing services as well as strenghten the position of its SteraTools business in the European tool market.
  • We advised the shareholders in Go On companies and Feelback when a fund managed by Korona Invest acquired the companies. The turnover of the acquired businesses in personnel services is some 50 million euro.
  • Counsel to Oy Hacklin Ltd in the sale of stevedoring subsidiaries and real estate in the port of Pori, and to Port of Pori Ltd. in the sale of crane business. The purchaser was jointly Olmar Management B.V. and Stichting Depositary PGGM Infrastructure Funds from the Netherlands. https://newssudden.com/pggm-olmar-accomplice-to-focus-on-european-port-logistics-infrastructure-information/
  • We advised Investors House Oyj, a company listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, in acquiring Infonia Oy’s shares. Infonia is known as a knowledgeable property asset manager and brings a strong addition to Investors House’s property asset management, extending its geographical domain to Central Finland, Kuopio and Tampere.
  • We assisted Ovaro Kiinteistösijoitus Oyj, a company listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, in acquiring an office property in Tampere with a debt-free purchase price of EUR 6 million and with an area of approximately 10,000 square meters of leasable premises. Last year, Ovaro sold a significant number of residential properties and the paid off all the parent company’s loans so that it is now net debt-free. With a share of the accumulated cash reserves, Ovaro now completed an acquisition consistent with its strategy.
  • We advised Fertia Oy in the divestment of InOva Oy. The purchaser Ovumia is the leading chain of clinics offering fertility treatments in Northern Europe.
  • Counsel to Raisio plc in the divestment of its consumer business in Russia and Russian subsidiary.
  • We had the pleasure to advise BST Nordic AB in the acquisition of Paloff Sammutusjärjestelmät Oy and Paloff Insinööritoimisto Oy. BST is the leading Swedish fire safety operator with an annual turnover of EUR 100 million. Their majority shareholder is Norvestor’s fund.
  • Counsel to Veke when funds managed by Sentica and Snowball Growth Partners invested into the company. Veke has during the past few years grown into one of the largest retailers in the furniture and décor eCommerce in Finland.
  • We had the pleasure to assist MEYER Group to form a joint venture with Admares Marine. New Meyer Floating Solutions is focused on developing and manufacturing high quality floating real estate. Meyer Floating Solutions will utilize Admares Marine’s patents and expertise and Meyer’s manufacturing capacity. https://www.maritime-executive.com/article/cruise-shipbuilder-meyer-group-expands-into-floating-real-estate
  • We advised Tiliamppari Oy in selling its business to Aallon Group Oyj. The deal was an asset deal where part of the purchase price was paid by cash and part by the purchaser’s shares in a directed share issue.
  • We advised Olderman Oy in the acquisition of the iconic Nuutajärvi Glass Village.
  • We advised Kuntec Oy, a company owned by the City of Turku, in the divestment of Flör Gardens.
  • We had the pleasure to assist NetNordic Group AS in the acquisition of Fiarone Oy. NetNordic is the Nordic system integrator specializing in services and solutions for mission critical infrastructure. The majority shareholder is Norvestor. https://computersweden.idg.se/2.2683/1.760023/netnordics-kopmotor-igang-igen–vassar-med-sakerhetstjanster
  • Counsel to the shareholders of Salivirta Oy when Nordic Healthcare Group (NHG) acquired the company, a well-known advisory organisation specialising in digital transformation in the health and social care sector. https://www.sttinfo.fi/tiedote/nhg-acquires-health-and-social-care-digitalisation-specialist-salivirta-partners?publisherId=69817152&releaseId=69926304
  • We advised sellers in a portfolio deal of approximately 500 apartments in which among others Ovaro Kiinteistösijoitus Plc and Investors House Plc sold apartments to an international real estate investor. The debt-free transaction price of the deal was EUR 15.5 million for the items sold by Investors House and EUR 26.1 million for the items sold by Ovaro Kiinteistösijoitus.
  • We advised Teijo Talot Oy in the merger with Hovako Oy. The new group focuses on modular construction, with core competencies in nursing home construction, school and kindergarten construction, and business premises and evacuation construction.
  • We assisted the consortium formed by Investors House Plc, Ovaro Kiinteistösijoitus Plc and Royal House Ltd in agreeing to a real estate arrangement with The Central Finland Health Care District at a total transaction price of approximately EUR 46 million. As a result of the arrangement, the territory of the old central hospital in Jyväskylä will be transferred to the consortium in stages, part of which will be leased back by the municipal group of The Central Finland Health Care District under a long lease. As a result of the development project, a new district will be created in Jyväskylä for an estimated nearly 3000 people.
  • Joint counsel to all parties when Abacus Diagnostica Oy, Kaivogen Oy and Labrox Oy join forces to form a new diagnostics powerhouse. The share swap transaction involves more than 400 shareholders. https://www.bioworld.com/articles/511435-finnish-companies-combine-to-form-ivd-triple-threat?v=preview
  • We have assisted Cederqvist & Jäntti Architects Ltd in a project combining our client with two other leading Finnish architecture firms to form ARCO Architecture Company. At the same time Finnish private equity firm Intera Partners Ltd will become a significant shareholder of the company. The combination creating a community of approximately 190 professionals is a significant step in the market.  As  a result ARCO Architecture  Company will be the largest architectural firm in Finland and support the development of the practice as well as the Finnish architectural know-how in general. https://interapartners.fi/en/news/three-finnish-top-architectural-firms-to-merge-and-form-the-largest-player-in-finland
  • We acted as the legal counsel for the City of Järvenpää and Social and Health Services of Keski-Uusimaa when all the shares of Järvenpään ateria- ja siivouspalvelut Jatsi Oy were sold to Palmia Oy.
  • We advised in the sale of Kasinonkulma dental clinic to Hammas Hohde.
  • Counsel to Logistikas Oy in the acquisition of Piccolo Packing Oy and Piccolo Solutions Oy. The majority owner of Logistikas is Sievi Capital Plc. Read more.
  • We acted as Vakka-Suomen Puhelin Oy’s advisor in acquisition of the business of Eurajoen Puhelin.
  • We have assisted the founders of Bluefors Oy, Rob Blaauwgeers and Pieter Vorselman in forming a long-term partnership with DevCo Partners Oy, a Finnish investor and active owner taking a long-term view on partnership and providing complementary know-how to develop companies to world leading companies. The founders will continue as significant co-owners and keep their current operational roles in Bluefors Oy. Bluefors Oy is based in Helsinki and is a leading manufacturer of cryogenic measurement systems which are frequently mentioned in connection with development of quantum computers. Exports account for over 90 % of the Bluefors Oy’s revenues and the company has c. 250 employees in Finland, USA and Germany. https://www.devco.fi/newsfeed/devco-to-support-bluefors-next-growth-phase
  • We have advised PHM Group in several acquisitions in Finland, Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, the latest one being the acquisition of Ejendomsvirke A/S in Denmark. PHM Group provides property maintenance services. The group employs approximately 3,600 people and combined revenue exceeds 300 million euro. PHM belongs to the portfolio of Norvestor.
  • Joint counsel to all parties on the merger of Finnish companies Ojala Group, LaserComp and Celermec, and Estonian Favor AS to form Leden Group Oy. The new full-service contract manufacturer has a turnover of over 70 million euro. The competition authorities approved the transaction without interventions. https://ledengroup.com/
  • We advised a Finnish investment fund to sell the properties of Ikaalinen Spa. Ikaalinen Spa has been originally established in 1884 and will be reopened by the summer of 2021.
  • We assisted Mylab Oy in the acquisition of the Swedish-Danish healthcare laboratory information management system provider Autonik AB. The acquisition is the first step in Mylab’s international growth strategy outside of Finland. Mylab is aiming to become the market leader in healthcare laboratory information management systems in the Nordic region.
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  • We advised Investors House Oyj, listed to Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd., in the the acquisition of Juhola Asset Management Oy. Juhola is an Asset and Property Management company serving real estate investors. Juhola also owns a subsidiary, Juhola Business Park Management. Juhola currently manage assets valued at approximately 1.5 billion euros around Finland. Following the transaction, the Services provided by Investors House and its asset management will be significantly strengthened.
  • We advised KPK Yhtiöt Plc on the purchase of the majority of the shares in Suomalainen Lehtipaino Ltd. After the transaction KPK Yhtiöt -group will be the second largest local media house in Finland. After the transaction the group publishes altogether 16 local newspapers, eight city newspapers, two regional newspapers and tourist magazines. The turnover of the group is estimated to be around 45 million and the group will employ about 420 people.
  • We advised the owners of Logistikas Oy and Logistikas Hankinta Oy on the sale of majority shares of both companies to Sievi Capital Plc. Logistikas is a leading Finnish logistics company. The service offering comprises mainly of local logistics, in-house logistics, warehousing services and procurement services. Logistikas operates in six locations in Finland. The Finnish competition authority approved the transaction. https://logistikas.fi/en/news/authority-approval-for-acquisitions-of-sievi-capital-and-logistikas-companies
  • We have assisted Lyyti Oy in expanding Lyyti’s international business. We acted as Lyyti’s advisor in the acquisition of the local distributor in the French market as well as in Lyyti’s transaction in the Dutch market . Lyyti is an all-in-one event management software that helps organisations create meaningful encounters. Finnish private equity firm Vaaka Partners is the majority owner of Lyyti Oy.
  • We advised the owners of KK-Kylmäpalvelu Oy on the sale of the entire share capital to Swedish-owned Assemblin. KK-Kylmäpalvelu with its subsidiaries is a leading Finnish provider of maintenance and installation of cold and refrigeration technology, and one of the most profitable and fastest growing companies in the field.
  • Counsel to PHM Group in several acquisitions in Sweden and Norway. PHM is the fastest growing property maintenance service provider in Finland serving both residential and commercial customers. Its majority stake is owned by a fund managed by Norvestor.
  • We advised Robotmation, when Reaktor, Dynamik and Korpi Capital invested into the company. Robotmation specializes in automatic packaging lines.
  • Counsel to Epic Driving School in the acquisition of Safiiri Driving School. Epic is the largest Finnish-owned driving school in the country, and growing fast. The majority owner is a private equity fund managed by Korona Invest.
  • We advised Cibes Lift Group AB in the acquisition of RH Tekniikka Oy. Cibes is the fastest growing lift company in Finland. The acquisition strengthened the company’s position in retrofit and turn-key lift projects on the Finnish market and increased geographical coverage.
  • We assisted the City of Turku against several employees in an employment dispute, in which the issue was whether employees working formally in period-based work could be moved over to general working hours. According to the district court and the court of appeal, the City was within its rights to carry out the said revision. The judgment of the court of appeal has not yet become legally valid.
  • We advised in the sale all the shares in AMH-Systems Oy to JTA Connection Oy. The combined turnover of the new Group exceeds 20 million euro.
  • We advised Geolinja Oy in the acquisition of the shares of Heapson Oy. Heapson Oy is an installation company for PE plastic piping and membranes. The main focus of its operations is in Terrafame Oy’s mine in Sotkamo. The company’s turnover was more than 16 million euros in 2019 and it employs 70 to 80 people.
  • Counsel to the management shareholders of PHM Group when a fund managed by Norvestor acquired the majority stake in the company. PHM is the fastest growing property maintenance service provider in Finland serving both residential and commercial customers. The revenue of the group is 120 million euro, and it employs ca. 1,200 workers in Finland and Sweden.
  • We advised Kuntec in the divestment of its energy infra business to Resolum. The transaction was part of Kuntec’s process to focus on its core business.
  • We assisted Ovaro Kiinteistösijoitus Oyj in relation to finance transactions amounting to 33 million euros.
  • We assisted in the sale of the majority stake of Epic Driving School Inc. to a private equity fund managed by Korona Invest. Epic is the second largest and fastest growing driving school in Finland.
  • We advised the purchaser in the transaction where the management acquired the business of Kuulalaakeri Oy, a subsidiary of Telia Finland Plc.   
  • We advised the shareholders of Dental-Systems Oy in the sale of the whole sharecapital of the company to a Swedish company Unident AB.
  • We advised the owners of Bo LKV in a transaction, where a private equity fund Saari Partners purchased 52 percent of the company’s share capital from its founders. Bo LKV operates in ten growth centers and has grown almost 70 percent this year. Bo LKV is aiming at over EUR 25 mil. revenue. The marketing, financing and internationalization know-how of Saari Partners and support for the increasing utilization of digitalization in real estate business, were crucial for the entrepreneurs of Bo.
  • We advised PHM Group in four acquisitions in Sweden. PHM Group provides property maintenance services in Finland and Sweden. The group employs approximately 1200 people and combined revenue totals 120 million euro. PHM belongs to the portfolio of Intera Partners.
  • We advised the shareholders of Lyyti, a developer of web-based event management software, when the company entered into an investment agreement for selling the majority ownership to the Finnish private equity company Vaaka Partners. Lyyti’s software solution has been used in over 65,000 events. https://nordic9.com/news/lyyti-sells-the-company-to-vaaka-partners-news6763164826/
  • We assisted Investors House Plc as the company sold a hotel and office property located in Pori city center.
  • We advised the purchaser in a transaction where Vakka-Suomen Puhelin Oy acquired SataCom Oy. The acquisition essentially strengthens Vakka-Suomen Puhelin Oy’s position as IT-partner of enterprises in the western Finland.  
  • We assisted Bassadone Automotive Nordic Oy in setting up with DNB, a Norwegian commercial bank with strong position in financing of car retail business, a joint venture DNB Auto Finance Oy. 
  • We assisted LSO Osuuskunta, a cooperative, in relation to a share issue and finance transactions of HKScan Corporation, listed in Helsinki.
  • We advised the sellers in a transaction where VMP Plc acquired Corporate Spirit Oy, a Finland-based company specialising in employee management, expert surveys and organisational development. The company has developed modern tools and technologies, which enable agile and real time data gathering and analysis. https://www2.staffingindustry.com/eng/Editorial/Daily-News/Finland-VMP-Group-acquires-Corporate-Spirit-49501
  • We assisted Investors House Plc as the company sold approximately 100 apartments to an international investor.
  • We acted as counsel to EcoEnergy in the sale of biogas plant to Metsä Fibre. The plant is the first, commercial full-scale biogas plant that uses forest-based slurries from pulping process as the feedstock. https://www.paperijapuu.fi/biofuel-from-aanekoski/
  • We assisted the seller in the sale of shares in Vohek Oy to El-Björn AB. Vohek Oy manufactures power distribution centers. El-Björn is strengthening its offer on the Finnish market through the acquisition of Vohek. https://www.elbjorn.com/sv-se/nyheter-press/el-bjorn-has-acquired-vohek-oy/
  • We acted as counsel to Porvoon Huoltomiehet on the sale of its real-estate maintenance and support services business to Intera Partners, a private equity firm.  The sold business is a fast-growing and leading Finnish provider of real-estate maintenance and support services. The group maintains and provides services to a wide range of residential, commercial and public real estates across Finland. The group has combined revenues of over EUR 40 million and ca. 500 employees. https://www.kkv.fi/en/current-issues/press-releases/2018/31.10.2018-fcca-approves-acquisition-of-porvoon-huoltomiehet-by-intera-partners/
  • We assisted the shareholders of Amslift Oy in the sale of the entire issued share capital to Swedish Cibes Lift Group’s subsidiary company Cibes Hissit Oy
  • We advised in the merger of Aura Klinikka and Medisonar Oy. The services of the new medical center created in the merger include infertility research and fertilization treatments, gynecological services, ultrasound, urology, sexual therapy and physiotherapy. 
  • We advised the sellers in a transaction in which Tekme Oy, company owned by the city of Hämeenlinna, the health care district of Kanta-Häme and the health care center of Riihimäki; and Linnan Ateriapalvelut, a company owned by the city of Hämeenlinna were sold to Palmia Oy.
  •   We assisted Orava Residential REIT Plc as the company transformed into Ovaro Kiinteistösijoitus Oyj and was relisted to Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. Our service included applying Financial Supervisory Authority for a decision on the applicability of the AIFM Act on the company, preparing and executing the amendment to the company’s articles of association as well as assisting in the relisting procedure of the company’s stock. The structural change enabled Ovaro Kiinteistösijoitus to become the first Finnish company to abandon the REIT status.
  • We assisted the shareholders of HyTest Ltd in the sale of the majority shareholding to a private equity fund Summa Equity.  Our advice included tax structuring for the sellers and drafting and negotiating the documents relating to the transaction including the sellers’ re-investment. Hytest Ltd is a company producing antibodies and antigens for the diagnostic industry. The company, based in Turku, Finland, now has around 100 employees. HyTest Ltd’s customer base includes a large number of companies that supply IVD equipment, including many of the global leaders in the IVD market. The company is active across the globe, including US, Asia and Europe. More information: https://www.hytest.fi/news/summa-equity-acquires-finnish-antibody-manufacturer-hytest
  • We assisted Plantui Oy in negotiations with BSH Hausgeräte GmbH:n (Bosch) regarding a partnership agreement. 
  • We assisted Auto-Bon Oy, which is a part of the Bassadone Automotive Group, in expanding its business in the Baltics in a transaction where it bought K.W. Bruun Baltic OÜ  from its Danish owner. As from closing of the transaction Bassadone Automotive Group imports Peugeot cars in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. 
  • We advised Raisio Plc in the divestment of its cattle feed business to Swedish Lantmännen. Raisio’s cattle feed business accounted for 35 per cent of the Finnish cattle feed market with sales of 74 million euro. https://www.esmmagazine.com/raisio-sign-agreement-sell-cattle-feed-business-raisioagro/59370
  • We assisted the shareholders of Adicio Ltd., a staffing company, in the sale of the majority shareholding to Restamax Plc’s subsidiary. Adicio Ltd. has specialized in providing temporary construction employees from abroad.
  • We advised Optomed Oy in the acquisition of Commit; Oy. Optomed Oy is a fast growing Finnish medical technology company specializing in retinal  imaging devices and solutions. Commit; Oy develops and sells proprietary software solutions for healthcare organizations. Through the acquisition these two companies form a strong international provider of complete solutions for screening of different diseases. 
  • We assisted US based PerkinElmer Inc. in making an investment in Nightingale Health Ltd. The investment is part of the strategic collaboration to develop novel precision medicine solutions to address the global burden of diseases.
  • We assisted Investors House Oyj in entering into a contract regarding the purchase of the share majority of Dividend House Oy. Dividend House is a Finnish fund management company. After the closing of the transaction we assisted Dividend House in applying for AIFM license. The purpose was to increase the company’s range of funds to alternative investment funds.
  • We assisted Porvoon Huoltomiehet Oy in the sale of its subsidiaries specialized in industrial cleaning and sewer services to Delete Group Oy. The total net sales of the transferred companies is EUR 20 million euro. 
  • We assisted Booky.fi Oy in the acquisition of Porvoon Kirjakeskus Oy, one of the two major logistics operators in the book industry in Finland, from Bonnier Kirjat Suomi Oy.
  • We assisted Creativ Company A/S in the acquisition of 65 per cent of the shares of Sinelli Oy from three private shareholders. After the acquisition Creativ Company A/S holds 90 per cent of the shares in Sinelli Oy.
  • We assisted Arjasmaa Yhtiöt Oy in the acquisition of a well respected Helsinki based construction company Rakennus Oy Isotalo where Arjasmaa Yhtiö Oy acquired in the first phase a majority of the shares in Rakennus Oy Isotalo. The acquisition also contained a call option to purchase the remaining  shares within 3-5 years. 
  • We assisted Investors House Plc when the company made and executed a public takeover bid for the shares of Orava Residential REIT plc. Through the execution of the public takeover bid, Investors House Oyj became the main owner of Orava Residential REIT plc with a 25.2 percent share.
  • We are assisting the shareholders of new Onvest Oy in the demerger of the existing Onvest Oy. The two new companies to be established in the demerger will continue their businesses as independent companies based on the values and experience of a Finnish family company. Onvest Group is an eminent Finnish family company employing approximately 3,000 employees. The company’s turnover was 1,035 MEur. 
  • We assisted Fromm Group in the acquisition of the shares of Octomeca Oy. Octomeca manufactures automatic stretch wrapping machines, and 90 % of its production is exported.
  • We assisted the seller in a transaction whereby Asiakastieto Group Plc acquired the entire capital stock of Emaileri Oy, which is established through a division from Websonic Oy, a provider of services in electronic communications and marketing.
  • We have assisted Stockmann Plc in divestment of its premium food business Stockmann Herkku to S Group. In the transaction Stockmann’s premium food retail business  Stockmann Herkku comprising of operations in six stores were sold to regional cooperatives HOK-Elanto, Turun Osuuskauppa, Pirkanmaan Osuuskauppa as well as to Meira Nova Oy and SOK Corporation. Through the divestment Stockmann ensures continued footfall in its stores whilst the purchaser acquires a premium food chain developing thereby its total offering.
  • We assisted Investors House Oyj in a share exchange through which the company made an acquisition of the remaining shares of Kampus Skinnarila Oy which was already 30 percent owned by the company. We also assisted Investors House Oyj in listing the new shares issued in the share exchange and in drafting the listing prospectus in accordance with the Finnish Securities Markets Act.
  • We assisted the sellers in the sale of shares in Neo Terveys Oy to Mehiläinen Oy. Neo Terveys Oy had previously approximately 100 shareholders who felt that the transaction brings new possibilities and stronger resources to develop Neo.     
  • We assisted Bassadone Group who already imports multiple brands into Finland in expanding its business in a transaction and related competition authority filing regarding a combined deal involving shares of Auto-Bon Oy and assets of Maan Auto Oy. Through  the transaction Bassadone will take over import and sales  of Peugeot, Citroën and DS brands. The closing of the transaction is subject to the consent of the Finnish  Competition and Consumer.
  • We acted for Stockmann Plc in the closing  of the sale of its Hobby Hall -division  to a new subsidiary of SGN Group Oy in a project transferred to us.
  • We assisted the sellers in the sale of Sormat Oy to the German EJOT Group.
  • We advised in the sale of Opteam Lounais-Suomi Oy.
  • We assisted Booky.fi Oy in the acquisition of approximately 90 per cent of the shares of BTJ Finland Oy from BTJ Sverige AB.
  • We acted as counsel to Rocsole Oy in a financing arrangement in which a substantial investment to Rocsole Oy was completed by Shell as a lead investor.
  • We advised in the sale of Ursuk Oy’s shares to a Belgian listed company Sioen Industries. Ursuk Oy manufactures state of art dry suits for diving, fishing and professional use in an extreme environment under the brand name Ursuit.
  • We assisted Investors House Oyj in the acquisition of Skinnarila campus and service business unit from Technopolis Oyj.
  • We assisted the shareholders of Tietokeskus group when Vaaka Partners acquired a 67 per cent interest in Tietokeskus group. The current management will continue as minority shareholders. 
  • We advised Plc Uutechnic Group Oyj in the share issue directed to the personnel of the Company and in the listing of the issued shares as well as in the compliance issues related to the notification obligations of the Security Markets Act.
  • We acted as legal counsel to Suomen Metsäkeskus, an entity run by the Finnish Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, in a sale of OTSO Metsäpalvelut business unit  to company established by Helmet Business Mentors Oy and the current management of the business unit.
  • We advised AW-Energy Oy when the European Investment Bank made a 10 million euro investment in the Company. AW-Energy’s WaveRoller is the first project to be supported by the InnovFin Energy Demonstration Project (EDP) programme
  • We advised TicBits Oy when Animoca Brands (listed in Australia) acquired the shares of the Company
  • We acted as counsel to TunturiTec Oy in the acquisition of W-Rix Oy from Econet Group
  • We advised EET Europarts Oy in acquisition of all shares of VisioStore Oy
  • We advised Corporate Spirit Oy in an asset acquisition of IC Insight Oy
  • We represented Arjasmaa CC Oy in the acquisition of the majority of shares in Rakennusliike Kemppe Oy
  • We acted as counsel to Korona Invest’s Palvelurahasto in acquisition of all shares of AAC Global Oy from Sanoma Corporation
  • We acted as counsel to NEO Terveys Oy in an asset acquisition of occupational health service unit in Turku from Lääkärikeskus Aava.
  • We acted as counsel to Rocsole Oy in a financing arrangement which included a substantial investment by a Spanish oil and gas company Repsol 
  • We represented Aurealis Pharma, a biopharmaceutical company, in an international financing arrangement
  • We advised Food Folks & Fun Oy in the asset sale of five McDonalds restaurants
  • We advised Investors House Oyj in drafting of a prospectus in accordance with the Finnish Securities Markets Act and in a share issue
  • We represented a family business in a case regarding an effect of a group contribution to minority dividend in which the Supreme Court, simultaneously with the so called Finnlines-case, dismissed all the claims made by the minority shareholders
  • We advised Dometal Oy in an asset acquisition of Vieskan Metalli Oy
  • We acted as counsel to Hexaplan Oy in a case regarding a delivery of an e-commerce system in which the arbitral tribunal appointed by the Finland Chamber of Commerce decided to allow Hexaplan Oy’s claims and dismiss all of the opposing party’s claims
  • We advised Optomed Oy in preparation of an investment by Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH to the company
  • We acted as counsel to the shareholders of Neljä Astetta Oy regarding the sale of all shares to UK-based Core Assets Group Ltd
  • We advised in the establishment of a new venture capital fund Kasvattajarahasto Ky and in the acquisition of the marketing permission from Financial Supervisory Authority (FIN-FSA)  
  • We represented Huttulan Kukko Oy in its asset sale to a subsidiary of Scandi Standard AB
  • We represented Aboa Venture Management Oy and the management in the acquisition of all shares in Uudenkaupungin Työvene Oy
  • We advised Teleste Plc. regarding the acquisition of Mitron Group Oy Ltd
  • We acted as counsel to Ledil Oy in the sale of the majority shareholding to Swedish Ratos at an enterprise value of 97 million euros
  • We represented the shareholders of Petrasol Oy regarding the sale of all shares to UK-based Regus Group
  • We represented Sataservice Group Oy in the sale of its operating companies to an investor group led by Vaaka Partners 
  • We represented Röchling LERIPA GmbH & Co. KG in the divestment of Röchling Leripa Papertech Service Oy