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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has represented India’s Reliance Group on the $3.4 billion sale of its Tower Infrastructure Trust to British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI), Brookfield Infrastructure and GIC.

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Nishith Desai, founder of Nishith Desai Associates (NDA), talks about how in-house departments are appreciating tech-forward law firms, the benefits of the “Inverted T” model, and why true leaders combine will and humility.   
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Former Nishith Desai Associates lawyers Karan Kalra and Dipanshu Singhal have launched a boutique firm called Bombay Law Chambers (BLC) in Mumbai.
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AZB & Partners has advised Jio Platforms, the digital arm of India’s Reliance Industries on the sale of two more stakes – to Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala Investment, and to the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA).
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Nishith Desai Associates has advised Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC on its 44-billion-rupee ($622 million) investment in the road and highway assets of IRB Infrastructure Developers, which was counselled by S&R Associates.
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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised India’s Essel Group on the sale of part of its stake in its ZEE Entertainment Enterprises for 42.24 billion rupees ($614.19 million) to Invesco Oppenheimer Developing Markets Fund, which was counselled by Nishith Desai Associates.
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Morrison and Forester and Nishith Desai Associates have acted as SoftBank Group’s U.S. and Indian counsel, respectively, on its $1.4 billion investment in digital payments provider Paytm, which turned to Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas for advice.
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Allen & Overy and Trilegal have represented Japanese energy giant JERA on its $200 million acquisition of a 10 percent equity stake in ReNew Power Ventures, an India-based solar and wind energy producer, which turned to Nishith Desai Associates for advice.
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J. Sagar Associates has advised Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra) in the 48 billion rupee ($710 million) sale of its cement business – Reliance Cement – to Birla Corporation, which turned to Nishith Desai for counsel.
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J. Sagar Associates advises RInfra in the $710 mln sale of Reliance Cement, W&C, Milbank, White & Case, Morgan Lewis and WongPartnership star in I.C. Power’s $299.5 mln acquisition of Energuate, and more in this week’s South East Asia deals table.