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CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre advises MAG IAS on the acquisition of Forest-Liné


CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre is announcing today that it has advised MAG IAS (USA), the world leader in metal cutting and composites processing, on the acquisition of Forest-Liné, one of the world's major operators in the manufacture of large and high precision components, which operates sites in China, Canada and the United States.

MAG Europe GmbH, a holding company based in Göppingen, Germany which controls MAG IAS's European activities, has acquired 100% of the shares in Groupe Forest-Liné.

Jacques Isnard, a Partner at CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre, stated: "This transaction once again highlights our know-how and our involvement in the Franco-German dynamic, several transactions having been completed since the beginning of the year. It is also interesting for the aspects of Chinese law it involves."

Purchaser's Advisers:
France/ CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre

  • Corporate: Jacques Isnard, Virginie Corbet
  • Taxation: Edouard Milhac
  • Intellectual Property: Anne-Laure Villedieu
  • Employment law: Fabien Pomart

Germany / CMS Hasche Sigle

  • Corporate: Antje Becker-Boley, Jochem Lamb

Chine /CMS China

  • Corporate: Ulrike Glueck

Vendor's Advisers: Brault & Associés
Corporate: Gatienne Brault, Véronique Furnal

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