Gleiss Lutz advises Scout24 on sale of JobScout24 to CareerBuilder
Gleiss Lutz has advised Scout24 Holding GmbH, a subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom AG, on the sale of JobScout24 GmbH to US competitor CareerBuilder LLC.
With over 3.36 million users a month, Munich-based JobScout24 is one of Germany’s best-known online job boards. In the future it will be operated on CareerBuilder’s technical platform. The deal also includes the sale of Jobs.de, a popular job search engine.
Closing of the transaction is still subject to certain conditions. The parties have agreed not to discuss the financial details of the transaction.
Scout24 was advised by the following team of Gleiss Lutz lawyers: Dr. Rainer Loges (partner, lead), Dr. Jan Balssen, Dr. Verena Hauser (all corporate/M&A, Munich), Dr. Andreas Wehlau (partner), Dr. Matthias Werner, Niels Lutzhöft (all IP/IT, Munich), Dr. Katrin Haußmann (partner, employment, Munich/Stuttgart), Dr. Stefan Mayer (partner, tax, Frankfurt).