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At the end of October Maspex Wadowice Group purchased shares in Sequoia sp. z o.o. from a minority shareholder, Sorabot investment fund. Our Law Firm acted for the Sequoia majority shareholders, who were the driving force behind the company’s market success and are currently continuing their work.
In the transaction DZP’s lawyers drew up draft transaction documentation for the client (share purchase and other agreement) and negotiated the transaction terms and documentation. The advice was provided by experts in our Corporate and M&A Practice, Robert Niczyporuk, Piotr Andrzejczak and Jakub Wieszczeczyński, and Marcin Matczak and Tomasz Kaczyński from our Life Sciences Practice.
The good reputation of Sequoia and its products on the pharmaceutical market and Maspex Group’s unquestioned position on the FMCG market mean that the transaction fits in to the dynamic development strategies of both companies.
Sequoia specialises in selling functional foods (dietary supplements, food for special medicinal purposes) for the most sensitive of consumer groups – babies, children and pregnant women. The company’s offer also covers an extensive portfolio of products for dietary management.
Maspex Wadowice Group is one of the largest food companies in Central and Eastern Europe.
From 25 May 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies in Poland and other European Union countries. We would therefore like to give you several details on the subject of how DZP processes personal data.
The administrator of the personal data is Domański Zakrzewski Palinka Sp.k. (“DZP”; address: Rondo ONZ 1, 00-124 Warszawa). Data are processed for contact purposes and to impart information on changes to provisions and authority practices and on other issues, including events concerning day-to-day legal, economic and cultural issues, inter alia, by sending DZP newsletters. The above is carried out on the basis of legitimate interests, i.e. in accordance with art. 6(1)(f) of the GDPR. Data can also be processed where necessary for the conclusion or performance of a contract and for compliance with a legal obligation to which DZP is subject, i.e. pursuant to art. 6(1)(b) and (c) of the GDPR. Data can be transferred to entities with whose help DZP achieves the indicated aims, including entities maintaining IT infrastructure. Giving data is voluntary and in contractual relations is a requirement for concluding and performing a contract. It is possible to object to data processing, request access to, rectification and erasure of personal data or restriction of processing and data portability. Data are kept until an objection is made, and in contractual relations – throughout the term of the contract and thereafter for a period specified in provisions on archiving and limitations period for claims. Anyone has the right to file a complaint with the President of the Personal Data Protection Office. Questions concerning privacy at DZP can be sent to DZP’s Data Protection Inspector, Macieja Maciejewskiego, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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