Gilbert + Tobin is advising General Finance Corporation (General Finance) and its wholly owned subsidiary GFN Asia Pacific Holdings Pty Ltd (GFN), in relation to GFN’s off-market takeover offer to acquire Royal Wolf Holdings Limited (Royal Wolf).
Shareholder class actions, and the litigation funding of them, is on the rise. Corporate defendants facing a claim who are able to settle early and cheaply, come second only to those who know prevention is better than cure.
Gilbert + Tobin has released the 2017 edition of its Takeovers + Schemes Review, providing an in-depth review of 2016's public company merger and acquisitions (M&A) transactions valued over $50 million. It provides Gilbert + Tobin's perspective on the trends for M&A in 2016 and what that might mean for 2017.