Amarchand Mangaldas

Induslaw Series B client Olacabs matures into $200m M&A of TaxiForSure, opposite Amarchand, BMR

Induslaw represented Olacabs, which must fast be turning into one of its most high-profile and valuable clients, in a $200m takeover of TaxiForSure.

Cyril & Shardul register new Amarchand.com domains, as mediators give Shroffs green light to start new offices (+ some big moves)

CyrdulCyrdulThe mediators between brothers Cyril and Shardul Shroff of Amarchand Mangaldas gave the green light for both to begin setting up new offices.

Amarchand Delhi, JSA fail to stop SEBI following up DLF cap markets ban with Rs 86 cr fine

2014 M&A league tables: Combined Amarchand had double deal values of closest rival in 2014 league table, AZB topped by volume

M&AM&AAmarchand maintained its standing as India’s clear M&A leader topping the annual chart for the third year in a row.

When lawyers attack... other lawyers! 5 of the biggest law firm partnership battles in history [via Mint]

Lawyers attack each other, sometimesLawyers attack each other, sometimesWith Amarchand Mangaldas having agreed to break up into two firms by 1 April after a public Bombay high court battle over a family inheritance and control of the firm, we took a closer look at the few Indian lawyers who've sued other lawyers.

Trilegal, Amarchand, Simpsons on China’s Alibaba investment in Paytm payment gateway

Newsletter: Trials, Errors & Tribulations (Issue 124)

Hello again! This week’s newsletter is back with the low-down, context and analysis on the most important things that happened in the last week or so of law.

AZB, Links for Temasek’s Rs 280 cr buy of Silicon Valley Bank with Amarchand & others

Amarchand to split in two firms on 1 April (but ET rumours of Bharucha-Shardul tie-up almost certainly false)

Amarchand Mangaldas Delhi and Mumbai regions, managed by brothers Shardul and Cyril Shroff respectively, have agreed to split into two firms by 1 April 2015, confirmed three independent sources.

Amarchand, HSB, K&L Gates on US Par Pharma acquisition of Chennai ‘bioavailability, bioequivalence, pharmacokinetic’ labs

Amarchand Mangaldas and K&L Gates advised US-based Par Pharmaceuticals and its wholly-owned Indian subsidiary Par Formulations on its acquisition of Chennai-based Ethics Biolabs, which was advised by HSB Partners.

Amarchand Delhi partners Amit Kumar and Arvind Sharma, principal associate designate Janani Sekhar and senior associate Ananda Malhotra acted for Par Pharmaceuticals.

HSB partners TK Bhaskar and Varun Sriram with associate Anantha Krishnan Iyer acted for Ethics Biolabs and its selling promoters. Ethics conducts “bioavailability, bioequivalence, pharmacokinetic and clinical end point studies for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies”, started an Amarchand press release. The value of the deal, which closed on 14 January, was confidential.

The LI newsletter is finally back: Transparently challenged (Issue 123)

You may have noticed that Legally India's once-much-beloved newsletter of 122 issues had sadly been on a multi-year hiatus. Well, it’s back.

JSA, Amarchand, Wadia on $221m Nirlon share sale to GIC

Amarchand Mangaldas, Vaish on $852m UltraTech buy of JP cement plants

Mediation & Cyril Shroff affidavit deadline extended to Feb in Amarchand dispute

The deadline for filing the Bombay high court counter affidavit by Amarchand Mangaldas Mumbai managing partner Cyril Shroff to rebut his brother Shardul’s case has been extended for the second time to 20 February 2015.

The court-sanctioned mediation between the brothers has been extended too from its earlier closing date of 31 December 2014 to the end fo January, after a Bombay high court hearing yesterday.

Shardul Shroff in talks to open offices on brother's turf as mechanics of 2 Amarchands raised in mediation [Update-1]

Udwadia Udeshi Argus, Amarchand on $10m Telangana highway project sale

Cyril Shroff affidavit deadline extended to 31 December as mediation between Amarchand Mumbai-Delhi continues

Amarchand, AZB on Infosys founders’ $1.1bn block share sale

Amarchand Bom-Del-Chennai advise Warburg on record $200m jewelry investment oppos AZB

All that glitters does not bill (but it helps)Amarchand Mangaldas together with Al Tamimi advised Warburg Pincus, which invested around Rs 1,200 crore for a 10 per cent stake in Kalyan Jewellers, advised by AZB & Partners.

Shroff vs Shroff decrypted & uploaded: 2 opposing sides, 4 key questions, 4 fascinating documents

Two sides It might lead to the break-up of India’s largest law firm, but Shroff vs Shroff doesn’t have to be complicated. We’ve distilled it for you and shared the court documents.

Shardul Shroff vs brother in ET interview & tells (sorta) why he sued: ‘Preposterous suggestion’ that I influenced will

Breaking: Amarchand Mumbai brokers Kotak merger with ING Vysya Bank with AZB

Mumbai source: Post ‘black Tuesday’ Amarchand break-up now most likely outcome after Zia, Birla, Parekh failed mediation before

amarchand-delbom The dispute between Amarchand Mangaldas brothers would most likely result in a split of the firm into two separate entities, said an authoritative source with close knowledge of the Mumbai side of the dispute.

Vaish, Amarchand on $1.5bn Jaiprakash hydropower project sale to JSW

Vaish Associates advised Jaiprakash Power Ventures (JPVL) in selling its BASPA Hydro Electric Project and its Karcham Wangtoo project to JSW Energy for Rs 9,700 crore.

JSW Energy was advised by Amarchand Mangaldas Mumbai partners L Viswanathan, Tushar Mavani and Ramanuj Kumar and senior associates Prateek Shroff and Abhimanyu Ghosh.

Vaish partner Bomi Daruwala, senior associates Yatin Narang and Shrinivas Sankaran and associates Tanya Sharma and Priyesh Sharma acted for JPVL.

The board of directors of JPVL approved the transfer of the 1391 MW projects into its subsidiary HBPC as a going concern through a scheme of arrangement which would would enable HBPC to be acquired by JSW Energy, reported The Hindu.

More to come? Cyril Shroff to file affidavit showing Shardul ‘deeply involved’ in making of mother’s controversial will [READ ORDER]

Cyril Shroff: To file affidavitSenior counsel Iqbal Chagla told the Bombay high court in his closing remarks that his client Cyril Shroff would be filing an affidavit showing the “deep involvement” of his brother in the will.

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