Triton’s acquisition of BFC Group

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised funds advised by Triton on the acquisition of BFC Group, a leading global specialist and technology leader in metal clamping profiles for the automotive industry. BFC Group, based in Bietigheim-Bissingen, is an automotive supplier of metal clamping profiles for vehicle door, trunk, and other body seals. It manufactures all its […]

Google’s six year abuse of dominance investigation conducted by the Competition Commission of India

Ropes & Gray acted as international counsel to Google on a six year abuse of dominance investigation conducted by the Competition Commission of India into the company, regarding search and advertising within India. Google has been fined more than $21 million in India for “search bias” and abuse of its dominant position, competition regulators said […]

European Investment Bank’s $4 Billion Registered Notes Offering

Cravath represented the European Investment Bank in connection with its $4 billion registered notes offering. The European Investment Bank, which functions as the bank of the European Union, supports projects that make a significant contribution to growth, employment, economic and social cohesion and environmental sustainability, both in the EU and beyond. The bank, led by […]

Triple Point’s divesting a portfolio of four operational solar farms with an aggregate capacity of 34.5MW

Osborne Clarke has advised investment manager Triple Point on the disposal of a portfolio of four operational solar farms with an aggregate capacity of 34.5MW. The solar parks are expected to generate revenues of over EUR 4.4 million annually. All are located in the South of England and benefit from Renewables Obligation Certificates (ROCs), which […]

Cummins’s Acquisition of Johnson Matthey UK automotive battery systems business

White & Case LLP has advised Johnson Matthey on the deal As part of the transaction, Johnson Matthey and Cummins have agreed to collaborate on the development of high energy battery materials for commercial heavy duty applications. The deal allows Cummins to expand its electrification and energy storage capabilities, while Johnson Matthey will focus on […]

Madison Energy’s Acquisition of the Centek Group

Paul Hastings LLP has advised Madison Energy, a division of Chicago-based Madison Industries, on the acquisition of the Centek Group. Centek Group specializes in the development of engineering solutions for the world’s toughest casing running environments and is a world leading designer and manufacturer of centralizers, primarily for the oil and gas industry. Madison Industries, […]

European Chemical Industry Council’s signing a lease agreement for its new headquarter in Brussels

Ashurst advised the European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic) on the negotiation of the lease agreement for its new headquarters at Belliard 40 in Brussels. Cefic has signed a long-term lease agreement with owner Cofinimmo for over 6,000 m² of office space in a brand new project in the heart of the European institutions neighbourhood. Cefic […]

Natland Investment Group N.V., Natland Group Limited, G.I.H.G. Limited, Radiance Energy Holding S.à.r.l. v. The Czech Republic

Italian law firm ArbLit has recently secured an important victory on behalf of the claimants in the investor-State arbitration Natland Investment Group N.V., Natland Group Limited, G.I.H.G. Limited, Radiance Energy Holding S.à.r.l. v. The Czech Republic (PCA Case No. 2013-35). The case was brought by a group of photovoltaic investors from Cyprus, The Netherlands and […]