Preparation and negotiation of the security holders agreement regulating the Porter Davis Group.
Acting on behalf of ANZ Capital in the private equity incorporated joint venture in respect of the Placard smartcard business.
The merger of five retail telecommunications businesses into a network group to form Vodafone Australia.
The proposed acquisition of a recycled paper manufacturing plant by Carter Holt Harvey (New Zealand).
The acquisition of Douglas Pharmaceuticals (New Zealand) by Genepharm Australasia.
Acting for Mobil in the negotiation and entry into the Solchem chemicals joint venture (using a unit trust, a unitholders agreement and an incorporated trustee).
The acquisition of numerous downstream assets for Mobil including Metrofuel, Fuelzone, Supergas and Fueline.
Acting for the sellers in the AUD375 million sale of the Ascent Pharmahealth Group to Watson Pharmaceuticals.
The proposed acquisition of John West by Thai Union Foods.
Acting for Blend and Pack Pty Ltd, which blends, packs and distributes to customers in the infant formula and nutritional products market, on its AUD80m sale of a 75% interest in the company to Hong Kong listed Mason Financial Holdings Ltd with an additional 5% interest acquired by ASX-listed Wattle Health.
Comprehensive vendor due diligence of Carter Holt Harvey’s Australian tissue assets.
Acquisition on behalf of Harbert Private Equity of a strategic stake in Techdrill Mining Services.
Acting on behalf of ANZ Capital in the private equity incorporated joint venture in respect of the Futuris Air International Transit group.
The proposed acquisition by Fonterra of the Ovaltine and Jarrah Coffee brands in Australia.
The merger of Bendigo Stock Exchange with Newcastle Stock Exchange.
The restructuring of Fonterra’s Australian consumer and foodservice groups and the creation of New Zealand Milk (Australasia).
Acquisition of Delta-Pak by the Forbes Group.
Acquisition of 100% of the shares in Velteo Pty Ltd by Blue Wolf, a UK/US based cloud computing consultancy business.
Acting for Carter Holt Harvey in the AUD890 million dual-track IPO/sale of its Australasian tissue and Sancella businesses.
Acting for United Dairy Power on its AUD75+ million sale of dairy manufacturing assets to Lion/National Foods.
Acting for New Zealand Dairy Board (now Fonterra) in the negotiation and entry into the AUD1 billion Bonlac Foods incorporated joint venture.