Bird & Bird advises OSIsoft Inc. in the acquisition of OSI Software GmbH

12 August 2008

A team of Bird & Bird corporate lawyers based in Frankfurt and led by partner Dr. Erich Michel, LL.M. and Senior European Consultant Dr. Stefan Kleinbreuer advised OSIsoft Inc., San Leandro, California, U.S.A., on the acquisition of further 50 % of the shares in OSI Software GmbH, Altenstadt. OSIsoft Inc. already held 50 % of the shares in OSI Software GmbH and is now sole shareholder in OSI Software GmbH.

OSI Software GmbH operates in the field of development and sales and distribution of hardware and software for the automation and improvement of process plants.

The Bird & Bird team consisted of corporate partner Dr. Erich Michel, LL.M. (partner, Corporate/M&A) and Dr. Stefan Kleinbreuer (Senior European Consultant, Corporate/M&A), Lutz Hoheisel (Senior European Consultant, Employment & Pensions), Kai Kerger (Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Ulrike Heine, LL.M (Associate, Corporate/M&A).


For further information, please contact:
Dr. Erich Michel, LL.M.
Taunusanlage 1
60329 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49-69 74 222 6220