LAW FIRM DIRECTORY

Competition

20 LARGEST PUBLIC TRANSACTIONS IN COMPETITION LAW

 

TRANSACTION SCOPE

 

AMOUNT

 

LAW FIRMS,

accompanying the transaction

1

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to Pfizer and Allergan merging

 

about 160 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of Allergan plc. EVERLEGAL and Clifford Chance for and on behalf of Pfizer

 

2

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to The Dow Chemical Company and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company merging

 

about 130 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of The Dow Chemical Company. Sayenko Kharenko and Skadden are advisers to E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

 

3

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to merger of Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller  

 

71 bln. pounds

 

Sayenko Kharenko for and on behalf of Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A./N.V.

Asters for and on behalf of SABMiller

 

4

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to EMC acquiring Dell

 

67 bln. USD

 

Sayenko Kharenko for and on behalf of Denali Holding Inc. and EMC Corporation

 

5

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to Allergan PLC business acquisition by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd in the sphere of pharmaceutical products-generic drugs, as well as some other household pharmaceutical drugs and coordinated actions related to merging

 

 

Asters for and on behalf of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. and Allergan plc.

 

6

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to acquisition of Precision Castparts by Berkshire Hathaway

 

 

SayenkoKharenko for and on behalf of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and Precision Castparts Corp.

 

7

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to exchange of Sanofi business in the sphere of veterinary drugs to Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH business in the sphere of household pharmaceutical drugs and coordinated actions related to merging

 

about 25.1 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of Sanofi.

Sayenko Kharenko for and on behalf of Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH

8

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to indirect acquisition of Galleria Co. by Coty, Inc. and coordinated actions related to merger

 

about 12.5 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of The Procter & Gamble Company and Coty, Inc.

 

9

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to acquisition of MillerCoors LLC and part of the assets of SABMiller plс. by Molson Coors Brewing Company

 

12 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of Molson Coors Brewing Company and MillerCoors LLC. Sayenko Kharenko for and on behalf of Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A./N.V.

 

10

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to exclusive acquisition of Solera Holdings, Inc. by Vista Equity Partners

 

 

Asters for and on behalf of Vista Equity Partners and Solera Holdings, Inc.

 

11

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to Cytec’s acquisition by Solvay

 

 

Sayenko Kharenko for and on behalf of Solvay S.A. and Cytec Industries, Inc

 

12

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to TNT Express N.V. acquisition by FedEx Corporation

 

 

Baker & McKenzie for and on behalf of FedEx Corporation

 

13

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to acquisition of FRHI Holdings Limited shares by Accor S.A.

 

about 2.8 bln. Euro

 

Asters for and on behalf of Accor S.A. and FRHI Holdings Limited

 

14

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine for Terex Corporation and Konecranes

 

3 bln. USD

 

CLACIS for and on behalf of Terex Corporation

 

15

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to Glencore Agri acquisition by CPPIB

 

 

Sayenko Kharenko for and on behalf of CPPIB Monroe Canada Inc. and Glencore Agriculture Limited

 

16

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to acquisition of Neptune Orient Lines Limited shares by CMA CGM S.A.

 

about 2.4 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of CMA CGM S.A. and Neptune Orient Lines Limited

 

17

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to acquisition of Mitsubishi Motors Corporation shares by Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., as well as acquisition of Mitsubishi Motors Corporation

 

about 2.2 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation

 

18

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to Dell Inc software business (Dell Software Group) acquisition by Francisco Partners and coordinated actions related to merger

 

about 2 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of Francisco Partners and Dell Inc

 

19

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to acquisition of Jasper Technologies, Inc. by Cisco Systems, Inc.

 

about 1.4 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of Cisco Systems, Inc. and Jasper Technologies, Inc.

 

20

 

Obtaining merger clearance from the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine due to acquisition of 100% of Arizona Chemical Holdings Corporation shares by Kraton Polymers LLC

 

about 1.37 bln. USD

 

Asters for and on behalf of Kraton Polymers LLC and Arizona Chemical Holdings Corporation

 

NOTE: THE SPECIFIED TRANSACTIONS WERE MADE IN THE IV QUARTER OF 2015 – I-III QUARTERS OF 2016. TRANSACTIONS SPECIFIED ON A CONFIDENTIAL BASIS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE TABLE. Symbol legend: * — information on transaction amount is taken from public sources.