Hodder Education Group’s Acquisition Of Illuminate Publishing

Fox Williams advised the shareholders of Illuminate Publishing on the deal.

The shareholders of Illuminate Publishing (“Illuminate”) sold the entire issued share capital to Hodder Education Group (“Hodder Education”).

Illuminate is an educational publisher with a focus on exam courses, student books and revision guides, on all aspects of the transaction and tax provisions of the share purchase agreement.

Hodder Education, part of the Hodder Education Group, has been working with schools and colleges, expert authors and awarding organisations
for many years to create quality print and digital resources.

The Fox Williams team comprised corporate partner Mary Elliott (Picture), corporate associate Chien-Wei Lui, legal director Joanne Varia (tax) and legal director Daisy Jones (employment).

Involved fees earner: Mary Elliott – Fox Williams; Daisy Jones – Fox Williams; Chien-Wei Lui – Fox Williams; Joanne Varia – Fox Williams;

Law Firms: Fox Williams;

Clients: Rick Jackman;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler