Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year in Denmark 2018
Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma has been awarded Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year in Denmark by 2018 Corporate Intl Global Awards. The awards commemorate those law firms who have been successful over the past 12 months and who have shown excellence in expertise and service. Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma is delighted with the recognition of our commitment to our Danish-German cross-border banking & finance practice.
Aspen Institute Germany
As part of the firm’s corporate social responsibility, Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma is proud to support the Aspen Institute Germany. The Aspen Institute Germany promotes values-based leadership, constructive dialogue, and Euro-Atlantic cooperation to support and enhance a strong open society. To do so, Aspen Germany convenes decision-makers and experts from the fields of politics, business, academia, media, culture, and civil society. The Aspen Institute Germany was founded in Berlin in 1974 and has since then actively promoted the idea of transatlantic community and of a free and open society. It serves as a non-partisan, non-profit convening platform and is part of the global Aspen network, with partners in the U.S., France, Italy, the Czech Republic, Romania, Spain, Japan, India, Mexico, and the Ukraine. Together, the Institutes are committed to addressing the challenges of the 21st century.
Carsted Rosenberg Expands Banking & Finance Practice
Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma is expanding its banking and finance practice as Dr. Andreas Tamasauskas is joining the practice. Andreas is recognised by Chambers and Partners as one of the up and coming experts on Danish banking and finance law. Having completed his Ph.D. in banking and finance law at the Centre for Financial Law at Copenhagen Business School, he has worked as a Danish associate at Allen & Overy in London and as a partner and head of banking at a number of leading Danish law firms before joining Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma in Copenhagen. Andreas brings a wealth of cross-border transactional experience and academic excellence to the firm’s already strong banking practice.
Client Briefing on General Data Protection Regulations
The new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force on the 25th May this year. The GDPR is the most significant shift in data protection and privacy legislation in Europe for a generation and will have wide-ranging effects on businesses in Europe and beyond. Compliance with GDPR will require a methodical and sustained approach. To help our clients asses their needs and the requirements under GDPR, Emma Vango-Brown has prepared a client briefing. For all queries please contact Emma Vango-Brown at Carsted Rosenberg.
The client briefing can be found here for download: 2018 GDPR Client Briefing.
Carsted Rosenberg Advised on Danish Acquisition
Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma advised Green Park Partners, a UK based principal investment firm, on certain financing aspects of the successful acquisition of the two remaining divisions of machine manufacturer Kongskilde Industries A/S from the DLG Group, the largest agricultural supply company in Europe. Green Park Partners will acquire Kongskilde Industries’ two divisions: the Industry Division, which makes system solutions to a diverse range of industries, and the Grain Division, which produces grain silos and grain transport systems. With the sale of Kongskilde Industries, the DLG Group has completed its plan to sell the companies that are not part of the core business of supplying farmers with feed from its own factories, exporting seed and feed, and milling grain. Other advisers to the parties on the transaction included Accura, Horten and Bruun & Hjejle.
Client Briefing on Danish Banking Law
Carsted Rosenberg has prepared a brief introduction to the main aspects of Danish banking law to provide our clients with an overview of some of the the main issues pertaining to Danish finance transactions and the taking of security. The guide is intended to assist with the structuring of finance transactions with a Danish element or where the transaction is wholly governed by Danish law. For all queries please contact Michael Carsted Rosenberg or Dr. Andreas Tamasauskas at Carsted Rosenberg.
The client briefing can be found here for download: 2018 Client Briefing on Danish Banking Law.
Client Briefing on the Danish Mortgage System
Denmark has one of the oldest and most unique mortgage systems in the world. The financing of real estate, whether commercial, agricultural or residential, is conducted by tapping directly into the capital markets. Uniquely, each mortgage has its own ISIN number and can be repurchased from the open market by the obligor. For more information on the intricacies of the Danish mortgage system and how it interacts with the capital markets, please consult our client briefing. For all queries, please contact Michael Carsted Rosenberg or Dr. Andreas Tamasauskas at Carsted Rosenberg.
The client briefing can be found here for download: 2018 Client Briefing Danish Mortgage System
Carsted Rosenberg advised the shareholders of Freezertech on the acquisition of the company by Carsoe. Grimsby-based Freezertech is a leading supplier of horizontal and vertical plate freezers for the fishing and food processing industry. The company was acquired by Aalborg-based Carsoe A/S, a leading supplier of on-board food processing solutions for the shipping industry. The company was advised by lead counsel Wilkin Chapman and by Carsted Rosenberg as local counsel for Denmark. The purchaser was advised by DLA Piper.