LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – The international legal practice of Allen & Overy advised British The Sage Group plc, the world’s biggest supplier of commercial software for small and medium sized companies, in connection with the takeover of the German bäurer GmbH. The relevant agreements were signed last Thursday. The takeover is to be consummated within the next four weeks.
The Allen & Overy team was led by partners Dr. Hans Schoneweg in Hamburg and Dr. Hartmut Krause in Frankfurt. The team further included partner Dr. Ellen Braun (competition law), counsel Dr. Martin Bünning (tax law) and associates Carsten Horn, Dr. Nadine Herrmann (both corporate), Wibke Kleber (employment), Katja Mingau (tax law) and Christine Bader (competition law).