Skadden, Freshies lead on HK’s largest IPO in 2023
U.S. law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and PRC firm Jia Yuan Law Offices are advising Chinese home-appliance maker Midea Group on its planned $1 billion initial public offering, expected to be the first billion-dollar IPO in Hong Kong this year.
Latham, Skadden lead on J&T Global Express’ $501 mln HK IPO
U.S. law firm Latham & Watkins and the PRC’s DaHui Lawyers have advised Asian courier service group J&T Global Express on its $501 million initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX), the second-largest listing on the bourse this year.
White & Case hires HK disputes partner following string of Asia exits
U.S. law firm White & Case has made its first partner hire in Asia this year, following a number of departures in the first half of 2023, with the addition of a disputes lawyer in Hong Kong from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom.
Skadden, HHP advise on $3.9 bln Indonesia telco merger
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has advised Indonesia’s PT Telekomunikasi Selular (Telkomsel) on its agreement to merge with its parent Telkom's IndiHome broadband arm to create an entity worth 58.3 trillion rupiah ($3.9 billion). HHP Law Firm acted for Telkom.
Skadden, Paul, Weiss act on $950 mln Japan-Chile mine deal
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has advised Japanese mineral producer JX Nippon Mining & Metals on the $950-million sale of its 51 percent stake in the Caserones copper-molybdenum mine in Chile to Canadian miner Lundin Mining, which was counseled by Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.
STB, MHM, Skadden, NO&T act on $325 mln Japan IPO
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Mori Hamada & Matsumoto have advised Japanese waste management company Daiei Kankyo on its 43.3 billion yen ($325 million) IPO on the Tokyo Stock Exchange with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu advising the underwriters.