Representation of a foreign food products manufacturer in its sale to an international food products conglomerate for $27 million. Advised on the negotiation, documentation, and closing of the transaction, including securing tax benefit approvals from the local government, drafting a transition services agreement for interim operations, and handling corporate due diligence, in both English and two foreign languages. Addressed cross-border tax, regulatory, environmental, intellectual property, and employment issues.
Representation of a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) in a $2 billion reverse takeover transaction that saw the SPAC merge with a private equity-backed producer of firefighting chemicals. Advised client on relatedreorganization matters, corporate governance, and shareholder agreements.