The Austrian-German group, Lohmann & Rauscher, has acquired Swisslastic AG, a leading manufacturer of compression stockings which are distributed under the brand Venosan by group companies, among others, in Brazil, Canada and China.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Lohmann & Rauscher in this transaction. The team included Christoph Neeracher, Luca Jagmetti, Thomas Rohde, Yves Suter and Lukas Bründler (all M&A), Mani Reinert (Competition), Jonas Bornhauser (IP) as well as Susanne Schreiber and Andrea Steffen (Tax).