Noerr has advised Swedish web-hosting service provider Loopia Group AB on its acquisition of 100% of the shares in WebSupport s.r.o. from Trantor Ventures GmbH.
According to Noerr, the acquisition of WebSupport is another step in Loopia’s expansion strategy in increasing its web-hosting services in Central Europe.
Slovakia's WebSupport is a web host and the Slovakian registrar of the .sk and .eu domains.
Noerr’s Bratislava-based team consisted of Slovakia Managing Partner Pavol Rak, Senior Associate Martin Tupek, and Associates Martin Baraniak, Martin Stelcl, and Tomas Vick, assisted by Counsel Akos Mates-Lanyi and Associate Reka Zambo in Budapest.
Noerr could not disclose any further information on the deal.
Editor's Note: After this article was published Taylor Wessing Bratislava announced that it had advised WebSupport founding shareholders Michal Truban and Pavel Stano, and Ivan Stefunko, an investor in the company, on the sale of their shares in the company to Loopia Group. The Taylor Wessing team included Partner Juraj Frindrich and Associates Juraj Vivoda and Zoltan Nagy.