DFJ Esprit Portfolio Sale.
Advised technology venture fund, DFJ Esprit and the other selling shareholders, on the sale of portfolio company Perfiliate Limited, trading as Buy.at to AOL. Buy.at, with offices in the UK and U.S., is a leading independent affiliate network that provides a platform for performance-based e-commerce marketing programs to advertisers and publishers. (2008)
Odeon & UCI Cinemas
Advised Odeon & UCI, the largest cinema operator in Europe, in connection with all aspects of Odeon's ongoing conversion to digital cinema. This is a ground-breaking project involving financing, procurement and detailed negotiations with film distributors, including the US major studios. The project has set the template for future digital conversion for the film exhibition industry. (ongoing)
RR Donnelley Outsourcing Agreement.
Advised RR Donnelley, the world's premier full-service provider of print and related services, including document-based business process outsourcing, in connection with the negotiation of its print and mail outsourcing contract with Scottish Power. In previous years our lawyers have also advised RR Donnelley in relation to print and mail outsourcing for Barclays and ING. (2008)