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AZB stars in Global Foundries’ $1.5 billion deal with IBM, JSA and Khaitan & Co advise on Rico Auto’s $80 million stake sale in its former joint venture, FCC RICO, to its joint venture partner, FCC Co Japan, and much more in our weekly Southeast Asia deals table.
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Reed Smith, Rodyk & Davidson, Lee & Lee, RHTLaw and Gibson Dunn bring new partners on board in Singapore, Sidley Austin promotes five to partnership in Hong Kong, and much more in our weekly Asia appointments table.
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Indian law firm J. Sagar Associates (JSA) has opened a new office in Ahmedabad in the state of Gujarat. The new office commenced operations from Jan. 1, 2015 and is the firm’s seventh in the country.
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Amarchand Mangaldas and Vaish Associates star in UltraTech Cement’s $854 million proposed buyout of two Jaiprakash Associates’ cement plants, AZB advises Telstra Health on its purchase of IdeaObject Software’s assets, and much more in our weekly Southeast Asia deals table.
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Korean law firm Bae, Kim & Lee (BKL) has appointed Sung Jin Kim as its new managing partner. Kim succeeds Yong-Hyeon Kang, with his three-year term scheduled to commence from Jan. 1, 2015.
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Udwadia Udeshi gains one lit partner but loses two lawyers in Mumbai, BKL appoints new managing partner and representative attorneys, and much more in our weekly Asia appointments table.
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A&O and S&C star in Thai Union Frozen Products’ $1.5 billion acquisition of Bumble Bee Seafoods, Addleshaw and SSEK score lead roles in Rolls-Royce’s $1.2 billion energy gas turbine and compressor business sale to Siemens, and much more in our weekly Southeast Asia deals table.
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The Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in association with Latham & Watkins has advised Ma’aden on its $1.5 billion rights issue, one of the largest rights issues ever in the ME.
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K&L Gates helps PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure TBK in securing a $1.3 billion loan, NRF guides the Government of Pakistan on its $1 billion sukuk issue, WongP advises Tiger Airways’ on its sale agreement with VAH Newco No. 1, and much more in our weekly Southeast Asia deals spotlight.
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Full-service Indian law firm HSA Advocates has promoted associate partner Avirup Nag and senior associate Nilesh Chandra to partner and associate partner, respectively.