Freshies, White & Case on $1.25 bln Delivery Hero-Uber deal

by Asian Legal Business《亚洲法律杂志》 |

Foodpanda riders get ready for deliveries outside a restaurant, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia July 8, 2020. REUTERS/ Lim Huey Teng

 

Magic Circle law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised Uber on its $1.25 billion deal to take over Delivery Hero's foodpanda business in Taiwan and buy new shares in the German firm,…

G+T, HSF act on $1.4 bln Australia-Japan fund administration deal

Australian law firm Gilbert + Tobin has advised Japan’s Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group on its A$2.1 billion ($1.4 billion) acquisition of Australian pension administration firm Link Administration, which was represented by Herbert Smith Freehills.

Kirkland, N&A, NO&T, MHM advise on $835 mln Carlyle offer for KFC Japan

by Mari Iwata |

Kirkland & Ellis and Nishimura & Asahi are advising Crispy Holdings, a fund wholly owned by Carlyle Group, on a 135-billion-yen ($863 million) tender offer for shares of Tokyo-listed KFC Holdings Japan.

Khaitan, SAM, CAM drive $719 mln India real estate deal

by Nimitt Dixit |

Indian law firms Khaitan & Co and Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co have advised Brookfield India Real Estate Trust (BIRET) on its acquisition of a 50 percent stake in Rostrum Realty from Bharti Enterprises for 60 billion rupees ($719 million).

Latham, Wachtell, Debevoise act on $3.4 bln Nippon AIG deal

by Nimitt Dixit |

U.S. law firm Latham & Watkins has advised Japan’s largest insurance provider, Nippon Life Insurance, on its agreement to acquire 20 percent stake in Corebridge Financial, a retirement solutions and investment products company, from American Insurance Group (AIG) for $3.84 billion.

Latham acts on Shell SG refinery, petrochemical asset sale

by Nimitt Dixit |

U.S. law firm Latham & Watkins has advised PT Chandra Asri Pacific, Indonesia's largest chemical and infrastructure solutions company, as part of a consortium buying Shell Energy and Chemicals Park Singapore (SECP) from Shell Singapore.

CAM, Trilegal, Anagram act on Warburg’s largest India investment to date

by Nimitt Dixit |

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised PE firm Warburg Pincus on its acquisition of housing finance company Shriram Housing Finance (SHF) for 46.3 billion rupees ($556 mln) from Shriram Finance and Valiant Partners.

Weil, Wong & Partners guide $2.6 bln Malaysia airport deal

by Nimitt Dixit |

U.S law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges and Wong & Partners, Baker McKenzie’s Malaysia member firm, have guided investment firm Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) and a consortium led by Khazanah Nasional Bhd, respectively, on a $2.6 billion take-private offer for Malaysia Airports Holdings (MAH).

CAM, AZB, S&R, Sidley advise on record $2.15 bln Vodafone Idea FPO

by Nimitt Dixit |

Indian law firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised Vodafone Idea on its 180-billion-rupee ($2.15 billion) further public offering (FPO). The issuance is the largest successful Indian FPO and the third-largest offering of public equity shares in India.

GT, Goodwin act as Japan's Ono buys U.S. drugmaker for $2.4 bln

Greenberg Traurig has represented Japan’s Ono Pharmaceutical Co on its $2.4 billion acquisition of  U.S.-based cancer drugmaker Deciphera, which was advised by Goodwin Procter.