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13 January 2014
Corporate M&A

The four firms advised on the National Stock Exchange’s acquisition of Computer Age Management Services, which is valued at up to Rs 1,500 crore.

09 January 2014
Corporate M&A

Facebook likes Little EyeJ Sagar Associates (JSA) won the mandate to represent long-standing client Facebook on its first Indian acquisition, in its buy of Bangalore-based mobile software analytics company Little Eye Labs for around $15m, which was advised by a local CA firm.

11 December 2013
Corporate M&A

PizzaVichar Partners advised the world’s third-largest pizza chain Papa John’s in selling a majority stake in its Indian franchisee OM Pizza & Eats to Avan Projects, which was advised by Advani & Co.

05 December 2013
Corporate M&A

Vaish Associates advised Japanese drug company Rohto Pharmaceutical in buying 40 per cent stake in Deep Care Health which was advised by Mundkur Law Partners.

Vaish Gurgaon partner Hitender Mehta with principal associate Akshay Saxena and senior associate Pratyush Khurana acted for Rohto, which bought the stake for Rs 15.33 crore after a September 2013 Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) approval, according to the Press Information Bureau.

Mundkur managing partner Ramanand Mundkur partner acted for Deep which forms a joint venture with Rohto to manufacture and deal in prescription and over-the-counter ophthalmological drugs.

02 December 2013
Corporate M&A

Amarchand Mangaldas Mumbai corporate partners Ashwath Rau and Aysswarya Murthi acted for the Macquarie Group in the sale of its 50 per cent holding in Religare Macquarie Wealth Management to joint venture partner Religare Enterprises, which was advised by Vaish Associates corporate and banking partner Sandhya Iyer.

The JV exit was signed on 29 August and closed on 26 November 2013 [VCCircle]. Religare is a long-loyal client of Vaish, while Macquarie has used a number of Indian firms in the past, though Amarchand had set up the Religare JV for the Australian banking giant between 2007 and 2008.

27 November 2013
Corporate M&A

BurgerLuthra & Luthra advised Indian private equity and real estate firm Everstone Capital in its joint venture with international fast food giant Burger King.

24 October 2013
Corporate M&A

Chennai law firm Vichar Partners advised Chennai-based auto parts manufacturer Susira Industries in its sale to the Japanese Usui Kokusai Sangyo Kaisha, which was advised by Bangalore law firm Crestlaw Partners.

Vichar partner Chitra Narayan with associate Raj Jabakh acted for Susira, according to an email from Vichar, which will now operate as Usui Susira – a 100 per cent subsidiary of Usui Japan.

Crestlaw partners Ravitej Rao and Sundar Raman acted for Usui.

27 September 2013
Corporate M&A

HSB Partners advised US firm Bayada in buying a 26 per cent stake in Chennai’s India Home Health Care (IHHC), which was advised by Chennai law firm VNS Legal.

HSB Partners partner TK Bhaskar, principal associate Varun Sriram and associates Aishwarya Krishnamurthy and Sahana Chandrika acted for Bayada which expects to earn $1bn (Rs 6,300 crore) in revenue next year, reported the Economic Times.

VNS Legal founder VN Shiva Shankar and senior associate Rakesh Cherukuri acted for IHHC which operates in Chennai and Bangalore.