Private equity firms Advent, Cinven and the RAG Foundation acquire thyssenkrupp Elevator with labour law support from Seitz
Thyssenkrupp is selling its highly profitable elevator business for €17.2 billion to a consortium led by international private equity investors Advent and Cinven and the RAG Foundation.
PSA Opel: Seitz negotiates fundamental agreement with IG Metall and General Works Council on merger with FiatChrysler by 2029
Opel and Seitz have reached a fundamental agreement with IG Metall and the General Works Council on the future of the company until 2029.
GALERIA Karstadt Kaufhof: Seitz to negotiate integration collective agreement for the historic merger of Karstadt and Kaufhof by 2025
With the support of Seitz, the merged department store companies Karstadt and Kaufhof concluded an integration and transition collective agreement with ver.di at the end of December 2019. At the same time, cornerstone papers for subsequent collective bargaining solutions for the companies Karstadt Sports and Karstadt Feinkost were signed.
Business Magazine WirtschaftsWoche again nominates Seitz among top law firms for M&A in Germany
The current law firm ranking of WirtschaftsWoche lists Seitz among the top law firms for legal advice in M&A transactions in Germany.
Seitz: Labour law team continues to grow
Mit Dr. Andreas von Medem von Gleiss Lutz und Dr. Piero Sansone von GÖRG wechseln zwei erfahrene Anwälte in das Arbeitsrechtsteam der Kölner Wirtschaftskanzlei Seitz.
Stefan Seitz named one of the "40 leading HR heads" in Germany
Every two years, Haufe-Verlag's “Personalmagazin” honours the most important HR consultants, managers and scientists.
Peugeot/Citroën: Seitz supports negotiations for the relocation to Rüsselsheim
The French PSA Group bundles its German activities at the headquarters of its subsidiary Opel in Rüsselsheim. This year the German headquarters of the other PSA brands Peugeot, Citroën and DS will be relocated from Cologne to Rüsselsheim. PSA announced that the relocation is to be socially compatible for the approximately 180 office employees. All employees will be offered a secure and future-proof workplace in Rüsselsheim. The conditions will be discussed with the social partners in a timely manner.
Entry into the drone business: SEITZ advises Deutsche Telekom on the establishment of a joint venture with DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung for the drone market
Deutsche Telekom AG and DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH have announced the formation of their joint venture Droniq GmbH.
Department store restructuring: Kaufhof and works councils reach agreement with Seitz
First agreement between the company and the works councils in the Germany-wide department store restructuring of Kaufhof following the merger of Kaufhof and Karstadt: Last week, the company and the general works council agreed on the conclusion of a comprehensive reconciliation of interests and social plan for the restructuring of Kaufhof.
Seitz receives Handelsblatt quality seal "Beste Steuerberater und Wirtschaftsprüfer 2019" (Best Tax Advisors and Certified Public Accountants 2019)
After 2017 and 2018, Seitz has once again been honoured by the Handelsblatt as one of the best tax advisors in 2019. In addition, the firm received an award as a leading tax consultancy in the category "International Tax Law".