13 October 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises FoodStorm on its sale to Instacart
Herbert Smith Freehills’ Private Equity and Venture Capital team has advised on the sale of FoodStorm, a SaaS order management system ( OMS ) that powers end-to-end order-ahead and catering experiences for grocery retailers, to Instacart, the leading online grocery platform in North America.
11 October 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises IFM on sale of Genie Solutions to Pacific Equity Partners’ owned Citadel
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised IFM Investors’ private equity arm on the sale of its majority owned medical practice management software business, Genie Solutions, to Pacific Equity Partners-owned software and services company, The Citadel Group.
28 September 2021
Carpe diem - Australian public M&A soaring in FY22 on the back of stellar market conditions and ESG drivers
Australian public M&A activity rebounded with full force in FY21 and the boom shows no sign of cooling off, according to a new report launched today by global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills.
24 September 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Different Technologies on its Series B Capital Raise
Herbert Smith Freehills’ private equity and venture capital team has advised Different Technologies Pty Ltd (:Different) on its A$25 million Series B capital raise. The round was led by the Commonwealth Bank’s venture scaling arm, x15ventures and co-led by Antler.
22 September 2021
Employee surveillance, pay cuts for remote workers and vaccine mandates could trigger renewed employee activism in Australia
Large corporates in Australia face a potential backlash from their employees as post-pandemic workplace policies – such as vaccine mandates, increased worker surveillance and changes to compensation rates for remote workers – become commonplace, according to a new report by Herbert Smith Freehills.
17 September 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises King River Capital on its investment in Immutable's A$82 million Series B capital raising
Herbert Smith Freehills’ private equity and venture capital team has advised King River Capital on its investment in Immutable's A$82 million Series B capital raise.
17 September 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills Commits to Reducing Environmental Impact of Disputes by Signing Transformative Arbitration and Litigation Pledges
Herbert Smith Freehills has committed to reducing the environmental impact of disputes by signing two important industry pledges: the Green Pledge of the Campaign for Greener Arbitrations (the CGA) and the Greener Litigation Pledge .
10 September 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises the Clean Energy Finance Corporation on its A$54m financing of a sustainable residential development in Victoria
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) on its A$54 million financing of a sustainable residential development located in Northcote, Melbourne.
02 September 2021
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Tilt Renewables on the project development of the 396MW Rye Park Wind Farm
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Tilt Renewables, part of leading Australian renewable energy provider Powering Australian Renewables (PowAR), on all aspects of the procurement and connection of the Rye Park Wind Farm, a significant renewable energy development located near Rye Park, New South...