Latham & Watkins has advised Established. (USA), a private equity backed brand licensing company, on the acquisition of the Blaupunkt brand from GIP Development SARL, an AURELIUS entity. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.
The Latham team was led by Düsseldorf partner Ingo Strauss and Frankfurt associate Sönke Bock, with Frankfurt associates Annika Bilics and Lennart Werbeck. Advice was also provided on IP matters by Frankfurt partner Susan Kempe-Müller, with associate Daniela Jaeger; on data privacy matters by counsel Wolf-Tassilo Böhm; on IT matters by counsel Thies Deike; and on tax matters by Hamburg partner Tobias Klass.