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13 12, 2019

Corona completes Business by Technology acquisition

By |2019-12-13T13:24:25+00:00December 13th, 2019|Commercial, Corporate|

Teacher Stern have assisted Corona Corporate Solutions with its recent acquisition of the Business by Technology Group. BBT have been supplying hardware and document base software solutions nationwide from their offices in Coventry, Manchester and East Anglia for over 20 years, adding to Corona’s current presence and offering in East Anglia. Teacher Stern have advised Corona on its acquisition programme [...]

9 12, 2019

UKJT Issues Legal Statement on Cryptoassets & Smart Contracts in England & Wales

By |2019-12-09T16:23:03+00:00December 9th, 2019|Commercial, Services, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

The UK Jurisdiction Taskforce (“UKJT”) is one of six taskforces that make up the LawTech Delivery Panel established by the UK government, the judiciary and the Law Society of England and Wales as a collaborative discussion forum to promote the use of technology in the UK’s legal sector. In May 2019 the UKJT issued a public consultation seeking to identify [...]

4 02, 2019

Network and Information Systems Regulations

By |2019-02-04T11:58:10+00:00February 4th, 2019|Commercial|

Our corporate and commercial associate Juliana Ruseva has been published in PLC Magazine’s January/February 2019 issue. Her article assesses the impact of the Network and Information Systems Regulations that came into force in May 2018 with their aim being to tackle cyber security across all industries. The article focuses particularly on the cost of cyber security breaches, the practical implications [...]

11 12, 2018

Teacher Stern advises founders of Manifesto Digital Limited on sale and AIM IPO

By |2018-12-11T13:04:54+00:00December 11th, 2018|Commercial, Corporate, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

Jon Poole and team acted for the founders of the digital experience agency Manifesto Digital on the sale of Manifesto Digital to Panoply Holdings and their subsequent involvement in the AIM IPO of Panoply Holdings – following an over-subscription, with a market capitalisation at admission of approximately £30 million and having raised gross proceeds of £5 million. Manifesto joins the [...]

12 10, 2018

Teacher Stern advises AM Coffee Holdings Limited on its purchase of 14 Costa Coffee Franchises

By |2019-09-23T11:33:29+00:00October 12th, 2018|About Us, Commercial, Corporate, Hotels, Leisure & Retail, Recent Transactions|

Teacher Stern acted for AM Coffee Holdings Limited on its purchase of Goldex Investments (Surrey) Limited, the holder of 14 Costa Coffee franchises. The team was led by Claire Rollo and assisted by Kasam Kiani, Alex Osborne, Lorna Clarke, Sophia Christodoulou, Sarah Glockler and Arta Obertinca. Other advisors involved in the transaction were Thomson Snell & Passmore (for the seller), [...]

4 10, 2018

Teacher Stern advises tvONE on its acquisition of Green Hippo

By |2018-10-08T10:47:58+00:00October 4th, 2018|About Us, Commercial, Corporate, Recent Transactions, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

We are delighted to have acted for tvONE on its acquisition of Green Hippo, a developer and manufacturer of award-winning media servers and digital display products with offices in the UK and the US. This acquisition further extends their reach across commercial integration, live events and creative video technology. The transaction was led by Corporate partner, Kelly Whitfield, and assisted [...]

26 09, 2018

New Data Protection Laws – The Common Misconceptions

By |2019-09-23T11:33:29+00:00September 26th, 2018|Commercial, Corporate, Hotels, Leisure & Retail, Human Resources & Recruitment|

It has been nearly 3 months since Europe entered a new age of data protection. Change, on a scale as comprehensive as this, has created a lot of confusion. The old regime (dating back to 1998 in the UK, before Facebook was even invented) was long outdated and no longer fit for purpose; now replaced by much stricter rules with [...]

20 08, 2018

Teacher Stern Act For Shareholders Of Genius Sports Group In Acquisition by Apax Partners

By |2018-08-20T16:26:09+00:00August 20th, 2018|Commercial, Corporate, Gaming|

Martine Nathan, George Stead, Andrew Hughes and others were delighted to act for the shareholders of the Genius Sports Group in agreeing the terms on which private equity firm Apax Partners will acquire the Genius Sports Group. Founded in 2000 Genius Sports is a leading global player in sports data, insights and media distribution. Providing technology to more than 150 [...]

9 01, 2018

Are You Ready For What’s To Come? What To Expect In 2018

By |2019-09-23T11:33:30+00:00January 9th, 2018|Banking & Finance, Commercial, Corporate, Finance, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

2018 will see a number of major changes to the commercial landscape that will affect many businesses. Particularly at risk will be those who charge customers for paying by credit or debit card, or who process any personal data of EU citizens at any time (of customers, clients or their staff). Set out below is a summary of the impending [...]

25 07, 2017

Practical Steps To Be Ready For The GDPR

By |2019-09-23T11:33:31+00:00July 25th, 2017|Commercial, Corporate, Hotels, Leisure & Retail, Human Resources & Recruitment, Real Estate, Technology, Media & Telecoms|

With less than a year to go before the GDPR becomes enforceable, all businesses, if they haven’t done so already, need to start taking the GDPR seriously. The increased levels of potential fines have hit the headlines, but the GDPR is about much more than that. It’s about bringing data protection to the forefront of a business’ structure and culture [...]

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