2020 Press release

06/10/2020 - Pedersoli with Fideuram - Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking in the strategic partnership with REYL & Cie

Milan, 6 October 2020 Fideuram – Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking, the Private Banking Division of Intesa Sanpaolo Group and REYL & Cie SA, an independent and diversified banking group based in Geneva, have entered into an agreement for a strategic partnership: Fideuram – Intesa Sanpaolo Private Banking will acquire a 69% interest in REYL and will assign its Swiss subsidiary Intesa Sanpaolo Private Bank (Suisse) Morval, to REYL.

02/10/2020 - Pedersoli awarded Domestic Arbitration Law Firm of the Year at the Legalcommunity Litigation Awards 2020

Milan, 2 October 2020 Pedersoli Studio Legale has been awarded “Domestic Arbitration Law Firm of the Year” at the Legalcommunity Litigation Awards 2020 during the prize-giving evening held yesterday at the Spirit de Milan.

30/09/2020 - Pedersoli in the demerger of ChemChina/CNRC from Silk Road Fund

Milan, 30 September 2020By executing the demerger of Marco Polo International Italy S.r.l., a holding company controlled by ChemChina/CNRC, the division of the corporate ownership chain of Pirelli from Silk Road Fund Co., Ltd (“SRF“) has been completed, as already provided for upon listing of Pirelli in 2017.

21/09/2020 - Pedersoli with WIIT in the acquisition of myLoc managed IT AG

Milan, 21 September 2020 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised WIIT S.p.A., one of the main Italian players in the market of Cloud Computing services for businesses focused on the provision of permanent Hybrid Cloud and Hosted Private Cloud services for critical applications, a company listed on the MTA market, STAR segment, organised and managed by Borsa Italiana S.p.A., in the acquisition of 100% share capital of myLoc managed IT AG, a German provider of cloud and colocation services for businesses and individuals, member of the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE Group.

18/09/2020 - Pedersoli was awarded “White-Collar Defense & Investigations Law Firm of the Year” at the Legalcommunity Labour Awards 2020

Milan, 18 September 2020Pedersoli Studio Legale has been awarded “White-Collar Defense & Investigations Law Firm of the Year” at the Legalcommunity Labour Awards 2020 during the prize-giving evening held yesterday at WJC Square in Milan, in the presence of over 350 economic and financial operators and professionals.

17/09/2020 - Pedersoli and K&L Gates in the acquisition of Rosantica by Made in Italy Fund

Milan, 17 September 2020Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Made in Italy Fund, a private equity fund promoted by Quadrivio & Pambianco, in the acquisition of a majority interest in Rosantica, a company specialising in the manufacture of jewel bags and luxury costume jewellery.

07/09/2020 - Pedersoli with Italmobiliare in the acquisition of the control of Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella

Milan, 7 September 2020Italmobiliare has completed the acquisition of 60% share capital of Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella S.p.A., one of the most ancient perfume-pharmaceutical workshops in the world.

05/08/2020 - Pedersoli with Intesa Sanpaolo in the Public Purchase and Exchange Offer on UBI Banca

Milan, 5 August 2020 Pedersoli Studio Legale has acted as external legal counsel to Intesa Sanpaolo in the PPEO on UBI Banca shares, with a team led by Carlo Pedersoli and composed by Giulio Sandrelli (Junior Partner), Edoardo Pedersoli and Paolo Manzoni (both Senior Associates), in connection with the structuring of the offer and all technical and strategic profiles of the overall transaction (including the negotiation with BPER).

04/08/2020 - Pedersoli Studio Legale with Chiorino in the acquisition of 100% Kruse

Milan, 4 August 2020 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Chiorino S.p.A., a leading company in the production of conveyor and process belts, in the acquisition of 100% corporate capital of Kruse S.r.l., a company manufacturing and selling coating plates, rubber sheets for offset printing, blanket washers and pressroom chemicals and accessories.

27/07/2020 - The law firms involved in the acquisition of AppForSport by Playtomic

Milan, 27 July 2020 Pedersoli Studio Legale with Studio Gómez-Acebo & Pombo based in Madrid has advised the Spanish company Playtomic S.L. in the acquisition of 100% AppForSport S.r.l, which shareholders have been assisted by Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners.

21/07/2020 - Pedersoli M&A Law Firm of the year at Legalcommunity Corporate Awards 2020

Milan, 21 July 2020 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has been awarded “M&A Law Firm of the Year” at Legalcommunity Corporate Awards 2020.

14/07/2020 - Pedersoli Studio Legale with ICF in the merger by incorporation into Industrie Chimiche Forestali S.p.A. and the listing process at AIM

Milan, 14 July 2020ICF Group S.p.A., a company listed on the AIM Italia market, organised and managed by Borsa Italiana S.p.A., one of the leading domestic and international operators in the design, production and marketing of high-tech adhesives and fabrics, has announced the merger by incorporation into Industrie Chimiche Forestali S.p.A.

11/06/2020 - Pedersoli in the listing process of Inwit

Milan, 11 June 2020On 10 June 2020 Consob has approved the information prospectus relating to the trading of the ordinary shares of Inwit S.p.A. issued, without any share capital increase, functional to the share-exchange of the merger by incorporation of Vodafone Towers S.r.l. in Inwit S.p.A. and transferred to Vodafone Europe B.V. against the cancellation of the interest held by the same in Vodafone Towers S.r.l.

10/06/2020 - Pedersoli Studio Legale with Snam in the acquisition of Mieci and Evolve. Giovannelli e Associati has advised the sellers

Milan, 10 June 2020 Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Snam in the acquisition, on a cash basis, of 70% Mieci and Evolve, two companies operating in the sector of energy efficiency in Italy.

08/06/2020 - The law firms involved in the acquisition of Mimest by Amf

Milan, 8 June 2020Amf has executed a sale and purchase agreement for the acquisition of Mimest from founder shareholders and Sdn Holding. The completion of the transaction is expected before summer break.

08/06/2020 - The law firms involved in the acquisition of 49% in Tannico by Campari

Milan, 8 June 2020Pedersoli, McDermott Will&Emery and Chiomenti are the law firms involved in the acquisition of 49% in Tannico S.p.A. by Campari Group.

20/05/2020 - Pedersoli with Intesa in the acquisition of the majority interest in RBM Assicurazione Salute

Milan, 20 May 2020 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Intesa Sanpaolo Vita in the acquisition of the majority interest (to be increased up to 100% of the share capital) in RBM Assicurazione Salute, third operator in Italy in the health insurance market, previously owned exclusively by RBH Group of Favaretto family. The new company was named Intesa Sanpaolo Rbm Salute.

12/05/2020 - Ambienta has announced the acquisition of Create Flavours: the advisors involved

Milan, 12 May 2020 – Ambienta SGR S.p.A., the largest European Private Equity fund focussed on sustainability, has announced the 100% acquisition of Create Flavours, one of the UK’s largest producers of natural flavourings for the food & beverage industry..

08/05/2020 - The law firms involved in the acquisition of Zobele Group

Milan, 8 May 2020 – Knowlton Development Corporation has completed the acquisition of Zobele Group, multinational company with over 5,000 employees specialized in the production of consumer products for home care such as insecticides and perfumes for the environment, and which has as customers some of the major players worldwide.

24/04/2020 - The legal advisors in the EXOR/GEDI transaction

Milan, 24 April 2020 – The transfer of GEDI’s assets from CIR to Exor has been executed. Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised EXOR in the acquisition of the majority interest in GEDI Gruppo Editoriale S.p.A., Italy’s first newspaper publisher with La Repubblica, La Stampa and 13 local newspapers, publisher of magazines (including, without limitation, L’Espresso) and leader as to audience of digital information, as well as one of the main groups in radio sector with 3 national broadcasters, among which, Radio Deejay.

21/04/2020 - The law firms involved in the incorporation of Asacha Media Group - a pan-European company for the creation and production of audio-visual content

Milan, 21 April 2020Pedersoli Studio Legale, Portolano Cavallo and Legance are the Italian law firms involved in the incorporation and launch of Asacha Media Group, a new pan-European group – established with the financial support of Oaktree Capital Management private equity fund – which aims at becoming leader in the creation, production and distribution of original audio-visual content and which has integrated, from the very beginning, several European players in the sector, among which the Italian companies Picomedia S.r.l. and Stand By Me S.r.l. in addition to the French company Mintee Studio Sas.

03/04/2020 - The law firms involved in the recapitalisation of Sisma S.p.A.

Milan, 3 April 2020Pedersoli, Linklaters, BonelliErede and Nunziante Magrone are the law firms involved in the recapitalisation of Sisma Spa, a leading Italian company in the production and distribution of products for household, personal care and tableware, including the famous toothpicks Samurai.

24/03/2020 - Pedersoli, Studio Marchetti and Trevisan with Inwit in the first Shareholders’ Meeting under Covid emergency

Milan, 24 March 2020 – On 20 March 2020, Inwit’s Shareholders’ Meeting has taken place, the first meeting of a listed company to be held in compliance with the restrictive provisions set forth in the decrees relating to the current emergency.

18/02/2020 - Pedersoli Studio Legale with Intesa Sanpaolo in the merger with UBI Banca

Milan, 18 February 2020 – Pedersoli Studio Legale advises Intesa Sanpaolo in the structuring of a voluntary public exchange offer relating to the entire share capital of UBI Banca equal to over 4.8 billion Euro.

06/02/2020 - Pedersoli with Voilàp in the acquisition of Mecal

Milan, 6 February 2020 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Voilàp Holding in the negotiation of the agreements for the acquisition of 80% corporate capital of Mecal, an Italian company operating in the production of machines and systems for the processing of aluminium and light alloys.

31/01/2020 - Pedersoli Studio Legale awarded "Law Firm of the Year" in the category Litigation

Milan, 31 January 2020 – Pedersoli Studio Legale has been awarded “Law Firm of the Year” in the category Litigation at Legalcommunity Energy Awards 2020.

13/01/2020 - The law firms supporting Ambienta Sgr in the acquisition of Nactis Flavours

Milan, 13 January 2020 – Pedersoli Studio Legale, De Pardieu Brocas Maffei, Studio Legale Tributario Facchini Rossi Michelutti and Mayer Brown have advised Ambienta Sgr in the acquisition of 100% Nactis Flavours, a leading company in the French and Belgian market for the production and distribution of aromatic raw materials, ingredients and flavours for the food and beverage industry.

08/01/2020 - Pedersoli and Simmons & Simmons in a 40 million Euro loan agreement to support the internationalisation project of WIIT Group

Milan, 8 January 2020 – On 7 January 2020 a 40 million Euro loan agreement has been entered into in favour of WIIT S.p.A., a company listed in the STAR segment of the MTA and leading Italian player in Cloud Computing services for enterprises focused on providing uninterrupted services of Hybrid Cloud and Hosted Private Cloud for critical applications.

Contacts:

Pedersoli Studio Legale
Sebastiano Distefano, Laura Sala
Tel. +39 02303051
sebastiano.distefano@pedersoli.it, laura.sala@pedersoli.it

Ad Hoc Communication Advisors
Marina Beccantini, Alessandro Michielli
Tel. +39 027606741
marina.beccantini@ahca.it, alessandro.michielli@ahca.it