P+P advises S&L Medien GmbH on sale of Berliner Synchron GmbH

November 2018

S&L Medien GmbH ("S&L") has sold their participation in Berliner Synchron GmbH to the Swedish company BTI Studios AB ("BTI"). S&L specializes in entertainment marketing in Germany. The company supervises film distributors, cinema operators, TV broadcasters and home entertainment publishers through the entire value chain and offers its clients comprehensive communications solutions. In the future, S&L would like to focus on the content, marketing and communications segments.

BTI Stockholm is one division of the worldwide BTI company group and is Sweden's largest company for localization of media content, subtitling and synchronization. The company offers high-end services to many broadcasters, VoD platforms and producers.

The execution of the transaction is still subject to approval by the antitrust authorities.

P+P Pöllath + Partners comprehensively advised S&L Medien GmbH on all legal and tax matters with the following Munich-based team:

PwC Legal (Roland Hens and team) advised the buyers.