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20 August 2019
Clifford Chance has advised venture capital fund Lakestar on its investment in the digital logistics company sennder GmbH. sennder collected USD 70 million in growth capital in one of the largest funding rounds for a European logistics tech company. Together with...
9 August 2019
As touched upon in previous instalments of our “Green Rush” series, there is a growing demand among consumers for natural or alternative products with purported health benefits. Following recent changes in the law concerning the legal status of cannabis,...
16 July 2019
Italy’s cannabis market has been booming since December 2016, when Law 242 regulating hemp cultivation and production entered into force ("Law 242"). While Law 242 governs the cultivation of the hemp plants, it does not address other implications...
4 July 2019
MediaMarktSaturn has found a sustainable solution for its Greek operations. It has established a joint venture with the Olympia Group to cover the Greek and Cypriot markets. Clifford Chance advised MediaMarktSaturn on the legal aspects of this cross-border de...
24 June 2019
Three years after the Brexit vote on 23 June 2016, it is still unclear when, how or if the UK will leave the EU. As currently drafted, the UK and the EU must agree a deal or further postponement before 31 October 2019 to prevent the UK from leaving in a ‘no-deal’...
Global Intellectual Property Newsletter – 22nd Edition – IP Topics in Consumer Goods and other IP Topics
6 June 2019
We welcome you to the 22nd Edition of the Clifford Chance Global IP Newsletter, in which we will focus on IP-related questions in connection with consumer goods. We start with an overview on the current topic of influencer marketing where our colleagues from the...
21 May 2019
Clifford Chance has advised DEG Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH on its successful Series A financing for Hamburg-based Bio-Lutions AG. Other Series A investors included Delivery Hero SE.
20 May 2019
On 23 April 2019, China's Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress announced the Fourth Amendment to the Trademark Law ("Amendment") which will come into effect on 1 November 2019. The Amendment introduces provisions specifically...
2 May 2019
International law firm Clifford Chance advised a consortium led by Deutsche Private Equity on the sale of Berlin digital company Webtrekk GmbH. Webtrekk is the German leader in marketing analytics and customer intelligence software. U.S. digital marketing platform...
26 April 2019
Im Jahr 2018 haben wir an dieser Stelle über unternehmerischen Handlungsbedarf im Hinblick auf die umzusetzende Richtlinie (EU) 2016/943 ("Know-How-RL") berichtet. Nun hat das Gesetz zur Umsetzung dieser Richtlinie die legislativen Hürden genommen...