29 August 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Iluka on innovative A$480m Balranald critical minerals project
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Iluka Resources Limited ( Iluka ) in connection with the engineering, procurement and constructive management arrangements as part of the development of its Balranald mineral sands project.
24 August 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Maurel & Prom on the signature of a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of Assala Energy from The Carlyle Group
International business law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Maurel & Prom, a long-standing Euronext-listed client specialising in the exploration and production of hydrocarbons, on the signature of a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of Assala Energy, oil exploration and...
17 August 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Sumitomo Corporation on digital platform investment to further creation of a "new economy" environment
Leading international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Sumitomo Corporation on its investment in DABCO Limited, a digital platform provider wholly owned by Vodafone Group Plc.
14 August 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises IFC on first investment in lithium, supporting the development of Argentina's Sal de Vida
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank, on its financing of Allkem, a world-class lithium chemical producer, to support the development of Sal de Vida, a greenfield lithium operation in the province of Catamarca, Argentina.
07 August 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Hua Hong Semiconductor Limited on its RMB21.2 billion IPO and listing on the STAR Market of the Shanghai Stock Exchange 史密夫斐尔律师事务所为华虹半导体有限公司212亿人民币首次公开发行及在上交所科创板上市提供法律服务
Leading international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Hua Hong Semiconductor Limited (“Hua Hong Semiconductor”) (01347.HK/ 688347.SSE) as its Hong Kong legal advisers on the Hong Kong law aspects of its RMB21.2 billion (US$2.96 billion) initial public offering and listing on the STAR...
31 July 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Transurban Queensland on its A$500m institutional term loan
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Transurban Queensland Finance Pty Limited, the financing vehicle of Transurban Queensland, on a new A$500m institutional term loan comprising tranches with tenors of 10 years and 12 years.
27 July 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises Unite Group on £300 million capital raise
Leading international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has advised The Unite Group plc, the UK's largest owner, operator and developer of purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA), in relation to a £300 million capital raise.
25 July 2023
High Court confirms refusal of permission for ClientEarth derivative action against Shell directors
Reacting to news that the High Court yesterday handed down a judgment confirming its earlier decision to refuse ClientEarth’s application for permission to continue a derivative action on behalf of Shell plc, Silke Goldberg, partner and global head of Herbert Smith Freehills' ESG practice, says...
25 July 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills advises DIF Capital Partners on investment in battery energy storage systems developer Field
Herbert Smith Freehills has advised DIF Capital Partners on a £200 million investment into Field, a London-headquartered dedicated developer and operator of battery energy storage systems.
24 July 2023
Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung and Herbert Smith Freehills advise Indonesia Investment Authority on US$1.3 billion toll road deal
Leading international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills and associate firm Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung (HBT) have advised the Indonesia Investment Authority (INA) on its investment in the Bakauheni-Terbanggi Besar and Medan-Binjai toll roads in North and South Sumatera with a total enterprise...
20 July 2023
Herbert Smith Freehills conseille la Banque des Territoires dans le cadre d'un accord de partenariat long terme avec le groupe Générale du Solaire pour accélérer le développement de l'énergie solaire en France
Le cabinet d'avocats d'affaires international Herbert Smith Freehills a conseillé la Banque des Territoires (Groupe Caisse des Dépôts) qui finance et accompagne des projets de développement territorial, dans le cadre de la mise en place d'un accord de partenariat de long terme avec le groupe...
20 July 2023
Changes to UK law on flexible working
Reacting to upcoming changes to the UK's law on flexible working, Chris Jones, a senior associate in Herbert Smith Freehills' employment practice, says that "flexible working is not about changing the job itself, it is about changing the way in which the job is done. The new legislation does not...