Recent Deals

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Recent Deals / 15.08.2019

Divestment by Commonwealth Bank of Australia of First State Investments

Waselius & Wist represented Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) and First State Investments (FSI) in Finnish regulatory filings and approvals relating to the divestment by CBA of leading global asset manager, Colonial First State Global Asset Management (CFSGAM) to Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation. Read more

Recent Deals / 23.07.2019

Financing of the acquisition of Elenia Heat

Waselius & Wist represented the Mandated Lead Arrangers in the Finnish law aspects of the financing of the acquisition of Elenia Lämpö Oy by a consortium formed by Aberdeen Standard Investments, DIF and Local Pensions Partnership Investments Ltd, LPPI. Read more

Recent Deals / 08.07.2019

Acquisition by Secto Automotive of OP Kulku

Waselius & Wist advised Secto Automotive in its acquisition of the OP Kulku business from Pivo Wallet, a subsidiary of OP Corporate Bank. Read more

Recent Deals / 01.07.2019

Waselius & Wist advised the winning tenderer Marfina S.L. in the public tender regarding the Vantaa City Bike System

Waselius & Wist advised the winning tenderer Marfina S.L. and its subcontractor CityBike Finland Oy in the public tender, and in the negotiation of the procurement contract, relating to a major procurement by the City of Vantaa of a City Bike System comprising in total 1,000 bikes and 100 city bike stations in the Tikkurila, Aviapolis, Myyrmäki and Martinlaakso areas in Vantaa. Read more

Recent Deals / 07.06.2019

Waselius & Wist successfully represented CityJet Oy in dispute regarding the company’s pension policy

Waselius & Wist acted for the defendant CityJet Oy in a dispute before the Labour Court against Blue1 Pilots Association ry. The issue in the case was whether CityJet Oy had correctly applied the pension agreement concluded between CityJet Oy (then Blue1 Oy) and Blue1 Pilots Association ry in 2014. Read more

Recent Deals / 31.05.2019

Refinancing of Technopolis

Waselius & Wist advised the mezzanine lender on the Finnish aspects of the refinancing of Technopolis Plc and certain of its group companies in Finland, Norway, Sweden and Lithuania by euro, Norwegian krone and Swedish krona denominated senior secured facilities and mezzanine secured facilities for approximately EUR 930 million in total. Read more

Recent Deals / 06.05.2019

Acquisition by Loram of Roadscanners’ Rail Division business

Waselius & Wist advised Loram Maintenance of Way, Inc. in its acquisition of the Rail Division business of Roadscanners Oy, including its Rail Doctor® software. Read more

Recent Deals / 24.04.2019

Acquisition of Pro Lift Oy by Joab group

Waselius & Wist represented Joab group in the acquisition of the business of Pro Lift Oy. Read more

Recent Deals / 11.04.2019

Waselius & Wist successfully represented MSD Finland Oy in first ever patent dispute regarding a biosimilar medicinal product

Waselius & Wist acted for the defendant MSD Finland Oy in a preliminary injunction matter before the Finnish Market Court against F. Hoffman-La Roche AG, Roche Oy and Genentech Inc. The issue in the case was whether MSD Finland Oy by marketing and selling a medicinal product in Finland infringed Roche and Genentech’s rights according to the Finnish part of a European product patent. Read more

Recent Deals / 03.04.2019

Waselius & Wist successfully represented Ascensia Diabetes Care Finland Oy

Waselius & Wist successfully represented Ascensia Diabetes Care Finland Oy before the Market Court in litigation against the Joint Municipal Authority of the Hospital District of Central Finland regarding a major procurement of blood glucose meters and test strips. Read more