Cases

JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation - Sale of Irvine Scientific Group

Professionals
Hirokatsu TakahashiJiro AbeShingo Yamada
Date
2018
Practice Areas
M&ACross-border M&AMedical Field/HealthcareBiotechnology

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi has advised JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation (“JXTG Energy”) on its agreement with FUJIFILM Corporation to sell all of the issued and outstanding shares of JXTG group companies, Irvine Scientific Sales Company, Inc. and IS Japan Co., Ltd. (collectively “Irvine Scientific Group”),  for approximately US800 million.

Irvine Scientific Group engages in R&D, manufacturing, sales and support of cell culture material and IVF reagents. 

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising JXTG Energy was led by partners Hirokatsu Takahashi, Jiro Abe and Shingo Yamada.