01 November 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Pertamina-Rosneft JV on engineering contracts for Indonesian mega-refinery
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised a Pertamina-Rosneft joint venture company on the award of engineering contracts for a new US$16 billion refinery in Indonesia.
10 September 2019
Singapore's first female Judge of Appeal to deliver annual arbitration lecture
The Honourable Justice Judith Prakash, Singapore Court of Appeal's first permanent female judge, will deliver the 2019 Herbert Smith Freehills-Singapore Management University Asian Arbitration Lecture in Singapore on Wednesday 2 October.
15 August 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills advises on US$1 billion commitment to Indian government infrastructure fund
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Australia's largest superannuation fund, AustralianSuper on its US$1 billion commitment to the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) of India.
10 June 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills partner Libby Jackson appointed an MBE for services to the Northern Ireland Economy and Innovation in Law
Herbert Smith Freehills is proud to announce that Libby Jackson , Partner and Global Head of Practice for Alternative Legal Services (ALT), has been appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the Queen's Birthday 2019 Honours List.
04 March 2019
Herbert Smith Freehills launches parental leave sharing for all Asia employees
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has launched a market-leading parental leave policy in Asia, allowing all employees in the region to share primary childcare responsibilities with their spouse or partner.
23 July 2020
Hipgnosis charts music success with advice from Herbert Smith Freehills
Herbert Smith Freehills has helped Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited (LSE: SONG) hit new musical high notes by providing advice on a upsized credit agreement with a syndicated group of lenders. The terms provide for a $400 million New York law Net Asset Value-based secured revolving credit facility (RCF...
21 July 2020
Big data poses challenges for white collar crime investigations and enforcement
Significant developments in data analytics and artificial intelligence are shaping the face of regulatory compliance, government investigations and enforcement, according to analysis from global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills.
17 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Sinochem on sale of Indonesian oil and gas assets / 史密夫斐尔为中化集团出售印尼油气资产提供法律服务
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has assisted China energy major and longstanding client Sinochem on the completion the disposal of its interests in oil-and-gas exploration blocks in south Sumatra.
16 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills contributes to TheCityUK’s report on how to recapitalise UK businesses post Covid-19
In a report out today from TheCityUK , supported by EY, the UK-based financial and related professional services industry has published a far-reaching set of options for converting, restructuring and repaying the projected £35bn of unsustainable debt from Covid-19 loans to help hundreds of...
16 July 2020
ECJ decision on data privacy has a sting in the tail says Herbert Smith Freehills head of data & privacy
Responding to news that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has declared the EU-US Privacy Shield, which regulates transatlantic exchanges of personal data, to be invalid, Miriam Everett , global head of data and privacy at Herbert Smith Freehills, has said "the decision will be a big blow to many...
16 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills conseille Interparfums dans le cadre de sa prise de participation dans Divabox
Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé Interparfums, entreprise française qui fabrique et distribue des parfums de prestige et des cosmétiques sur la base de contrats de licence mondiaux et exclusifs, dans le cadre de son entrée au capital de Divabox, société française propriétaire du site de e-...
15 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises sponsors on Cathay Media and Education Group’s HK$1.24billion Hong Kong IPO / 史密夫斐尔作为联席保荐人境外律师为华夏视听教育12.4亿港元IPO提供法律服务
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Macquarie Capital Limited and China Merchants Securities (HK) Co., Limited as joint sponsors of Cathay Media and Education Group Inc.’s mainboard listing on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.
14 July 2020
A$16.5 billion merger of TPG and Vodafone the culmination of two-years’ effort
Herbert Smith Freehills is pleased to have advised TPG Corporation Limited (formerly TPG Telecom Limited) ( TPG ) on the successful implementation its A$16.5 billion merger of equals with TPG Telecom Limited (formerly Vodafone Hutchison Australia Limited ( VHA ) by way of scheme of arrangement...
14 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Heidelpay on the acquisition of Paysafe's Pay Later business
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised heidelpay Group on the acquisition of Paysafe Pay Later, a specialist for pay-later payment methods, from the Paysafe Group. The transaction is still subject to regulatory approval and is expected to be completed in Q3, 2020. Until then, the two companies will...
13 July 2020
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Goldman Sachs on share placement by China real estate developer Jinmao / 史密夫斐尔为在中国金茂新股配售中担任配售代理的高盛提供法律服务
Leading global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Goldman Sachs, as placing agent, on the Hong Kong and US aspects of the US$700 million private placement and issuance of shares of China Jinmao Holdings Group Limited (Jinmao).