The Role of an Attorney in Estate Planning

Estate planning is a crucial process that ensures your assets are distributed according to your wishes after your passing. It involves creating a comprehensive plan to manage your estate, address potential tax implications, and provide for your loved ones. An attorney plays a pivotal role in this process, guiding you through the legal complexities and

Freshfields advises Hintco on the import of renewable ammonia

Global law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (‘Freshfields’) has advised Hintco, the entity that implements the H2Global mechanism, on drafting and negotiating the renewable ammonia supply agreements for its first pilot auction, funded by Germany’s Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Klimaschutz, BMWK). The winning bidder, Fertiglobe, will supply Hintco with

Latham & Watkins Advises Ardian on Acquisition of Hameur

The Latham team was led from Paris by partner Gaëtan Gianasso, with associates Michael Colle and Aymeric Derrien-Akagawa. Advice was also provided on tax matters by partner Xavier Renard, on finance matters by partners Xavier Farde and Carla-Sophie Imperadeiro, on employment law matters by partner Matthias Rubner; on antitrust matters by partner Adrien Giraud; and

Latham & Watkins Advises EssilorLuxottica in US$1.5 Billion Acquisition of Supreme® Brand From VF Corporation

EssilorLuxottica, a global leader in the optical industry, and VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear, and accessories, announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for EssilorLuxottica to acquire the Supreme® brand from VF for US$1.5 billion in cash. The transaction is expected to close by the end of CY2024,

Filing a Lawsuit? Here’s How to Win with Confidence

If you’re considering legal action, it’s crucial to start strong. To set yourself up for success, call Goldwater Law for a consultation. This initial step can provide you with expert guidance and ensure you’re on the right path from the beginning. Winning a lawsuit requires a strategic approach and thorough preparation. In this article, we

Brown Rudnick Advises Orbiit in Sale to Hivebrite

Brown Rudnick represented Orbiit, an AI-powered B2B networking platform, in its sale to Hivebrite, a community management and engagement platform based in Paris, France. The acquisition agreement was announced on July 9, 2024. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The deal enables Hivebrite to integrate Orbiit’s AI-powered technology into its platform, offering its members