Web.com’s Acquisition of Dreamscape Networks Limited

G+T advised Web.com on its proposed acquisition of the ASX-listed domain registration and hosting company Dreamscape Networks Limited by scheme of arrangement.

Dreamscape is a leading online solutions provider under various brands including Crazy Domains and Vodien. Web.com’s all-cash proposal is unanimously recommended by Dreamscape’s independent board committee, in the absence of a superior proposal and subject to an independent expert concluding the scheme is in the best interests of its shareholders. The proposal is supported by call option arrangements over 19.9% of Dreamscape shares.

G+T Corporate Advisory partners Adam D’Andreti (Picture) and Kevin Ko led the G+T team, with lawyers Dimitri Kalis, Michael Tong, Nick Chan and Jessica Liang forming part of the core transaction team.

The team also included Corporate Advisory partner Alastair Corrigall and were also supported by specialists throughout the firm including Competition + Regulation partner Simon Muys and senior lawyer Amelia McKellar, Digital + Technology partner Melissa Fai, Banking + Infrastructure special counsel Spiro Papadolias, Disputes + Investigations partner Lisa Lennon and special counsel James Pomeroy, Tax partner Muhunthan Kanagaratnam and Real Estate + Projects special counsel Jo Bayes.

Involved fees earner: Jo Bayes – Gilbert + Tobin; Nicholas Chan – Gilbert + Tobin; Alastair Corrigall – Gilbert + Tobin; Adam D’Andreti – Gilbert + Tobin; Melissa Fai – Gilbert + Tobin; Dimitri Kalis – Gilbert + Tobin; Muhunthan Kanagaratnam – Gilbert + Tobin; Kevin Ko – Gilbert + Tobin; Lisa Lennon – Gilbert + Tobin; Jessica Liang – Gilbert + Tobin; Simon Muys – Gilbert + Tobin; Spiro Papadolias – Gilbert + Tobin; James Pomeroy – Gilbert + Tobin; Michael Tong – Gilbert + Tobin;

Law Firms: Gilbert + Tobin;

Clients: Web.com, Inc. ;

Author: Michael Patrini