Cases

ITOCHU Corporation: Joint tender offer for shares of Pocket Card Co., Ltd., followed by delisting of Pocket Card

Professionals
Asa ShinkawaTakuya Matsuo
Date
2017 - 2018
Practice Areas
M&A

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi has advised ITOCHU Corporation (“ITOCHU”) [TSE: 8001] on its acquisition of common shares of Pocket Card Co., Ltd. (“Pocket Card”) [TSE: 8519] through a joint tender offer by a wholly owned subsidiary of ITOCHU and a wholly owned subsidiary of Family Mart Co., Ltd., followed by the delisting of Pocket Card.

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising ITOCHU was led by partners Asa Shinkawa and Takuya Matsuo