CMS advises Airbus Defence and Space GmbH on the establishment of a joint venture with LM Industries Group, Inc.
Hamburg – Airbus Defence and Space GmbH and LM Industries Group, Inc. have established a joint venture to operate a microfactory in Ottobrunn using direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM) and 3D printing solutions to realise co-creation and to enable quick proto-typing. The transaction was closed in August 2019 after foreign trade clearance and relevant merger control clearances were obtained. Details of the transaction have not been disclosed.
An international CMS team led by partner Dr Eckart Gottschalk advised Airbus Defence and Space GmbH on all legal aspects of the transaction. CMS offices in the Austria and Poland were also involved in the merger control procedures. CMS has advised Airbus on several occasions in the past.
Dr Eckart Gottschalk, Lead Partner
Dr Philipp Koch, Senior Associate
Laura Moosleitner, Senior Associate
Dr Levent Hancioglu, Associate, all Corporate/M&A
Christoff Henrik Soltau, Partner
Tobias Duhe, Senior Associate
Frédéric Crasemann, Senior Associate, all Competition & EU
Dieter Zandler, Partner
Marlene Wimmer-Nistelberger, Associate
Vanessa Horacek, Associate
Małgorzata Urbańska, Partner
Agnieszka Starzyńska, Senior Associate
Krzysztof Sikora, Associate