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Clifford Chance and AS&H advises leading Saudi chemicals producer Cristal on the completion of its cross border sale of titanium dioxide business to Tronox
17 April 2019
The transaction, with an overall value of over US$2 billion in cash and share consideration involved complex restructurings in various jurisdictions
Clifford Chance advises Pfizer on joint venture with GlaxoSmithKline to create a global consumer healthcare company
21 December 2018
International law firm Clifford Chance is advising Pfizer, one of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies, with respect to a consumer healthcare joint venture with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), to create a premier global consumer healthcare company.
28 November 2018
The renewable energy sector continues to show strong growth. Renewable incentives still have a significant role in that growth, although we are increasingly seeing the incentives being reduced and even removed as the costs of generation from renewable...
Clifford Chance advises Permira on acquisition of Evonik Jayhawk Fine Chemicals from Evonik Industries
4 September 2018
The global investment company Permira has, through funds in its advisory portfolio, acquired Evonik Jayhawk Fine Chemicals Corporation (“Jayhawk”), one of the leading fine chemicals companies in the U.S., from Evonik Industries AG. Clifford Chance has advised Permira...
21 December 2017
On December 20, 2017, Congress voted to enact the most sweeping US tax reform bill in decades. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will reduce business tax rates and revamp the US international tax system. While the President may not sign the Act until January 2018,...
Clifford Chance and AS&H advise leading Saudi chemicals producer Cristal on cross border sale of titanium dioxide business
26 February 2017
Clifford Chance and Abuhimed Abuhimed Al-Sheikh Alhagbani Law Firm (AS&H), Clifford Chance's cooperation firm in Saudi Arabia, have advised National Titanium Dioxide Company (Cristal) in relation to the sale of its domestic and international titanium dioxide (TiO2)...
19 January 2017
Sydney: Leading international law firm Clifford Chance is advising Mondelēz International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ) on the sale of most of its grocery business in Australia and New Zealand (excluding Philadelphia cream cheese) to Bega Cheese Limited (ASX: BGA) for AU$460...
17 October 2016
On October 13, 2016, the Treasury and the IRS issued regulations that make it harder for a non-US parent company with US subsidiaries to use intercompany debt to strip taxable earnings out of those subsidiaries.
6 April 2016
On Monday, April 4, 2016, the Treasury and the IRS issued temporary and proposed regulations which make it harder to successfully complete an inversion transaction, and to reduce an inverted US company's taxes through the use of intercompany debt.
23 November 2015
On Thursday, November 19, 2015, the Treasury and the IRS issued Notice 2015-79 (the "Notice"), which builds on previous attempts to make inversions harder to accomplish and to reduce the economic benefit of inverting. The guidance described in the...