The Tech, IP and Digital Rights team at SMB worked alongside Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) in providing specialist technology advice for the purchase of a majority stake in FinTech firm Commcise by Euronext, the leading pan-European stock exchange operator.
Euronext have acquired 78% of the capital of London-based Commcise, a Software as a Service (SaaS) provider of solutions for financial services. Acquiring Commcise’s cloud-based research commission software was a key driver of the deal, so the transaction required specialist SaaS, FinTech, Intellectual Property and Digital Platforms input from our experts.
What is the current Legal Position around promotions?
Prize Competitions and Sweepstakes rules in the United Kingdom (“UK”) differ between its countries, namely between Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Great Britain is comprised of three nations: England, Wales, and Scotland. The UK is a union of these three nations and Northern Ireland. This subtle yet important distinction adds nuanced complexities to the operation of the sweepstakes rules in the UK.
SMB’s Media Team have advised FAE Film and Television Limited on the production and financing of new film Save The Cinema for Sky Cinema.Read more
In a judgment handed down on Tuesday 19th January, SMB won a claim to recover the domain name blackjack.com on behalf of our client, Hanger Holdings.Read more