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Thomson Geer is pleased to congratulate Southern Palladium Ltd on its successful dual listing on the Australian Securities Exchange and Johannesburg Stock Exchange after an oversubscribed A$19 million initial public offering. Partner Sanushka Seomangal said: “We’re thrilled to have supported Southern Palladium in achieving this milestone, which was a complex legal and commercial undertaking across […]

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Thomson Geer has helped ASX-listed packaging and recycling company PACT Group in its acquisition of Synergy Packaging from international packaging company Berry Global Group. Thomson Geer assisted with all aspects of the transaction, including engagement with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission which did not oppose the acquisition. The deal enhances PACT’s ability to serve […]

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Thomson Geer has assisted South Africa-based seafood company, Sea Harvest Group Limited, on the acquisition of the Western Australia fishing assets of leading seafood company, MG Kailis. The acquisition is part of Sea Harvest’s strategy to build its international presence and acquire businesses engaged in high value seafood species. MG Kailis is a family-owned company […]

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Thomson Geer is pleased to be advising ASX-listed gold explorer, Oklo Resources Limited, in relation to its acquisition by Canada-based gold miner, B2Gold Corp, in a cash and scrip deal valuing the company at A$90 million. Oklo is currently exploring for gold in Mali, Africa, with its Dandoko Project the most promising prospect. B2Gold is […]

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Thomson Geer has acted for high tech minerals analysis company, Chrysos Corporation, in the largest initial public offering in Australia for 2022. Chrysos listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in an IPO that raised A$183.5 million, with Thomson Geer advising on all Australian legal aspects of the listing. Chrysos, based in Adelaide, uses its […]

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In an earlier post, we announced that Thomson Geer successfully acted for Pro-invest Australian Hospitality Opportunity (ST) Pty Ltd (as trustee) in defending a $6.1 million Supreme Court of Queensland proceeding commenced by contractor Built Qld Pty Ltd. In a further development, on 22 April 2022, the Supreme Court of Queensland delivered judgment with respect […]

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Sydney disputes Partner John Howard, assisted by Associate Mabel Wong and Partner Peter Harrison, have successfully advised and acted for Prime Minister Scott Morrison, NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet, Liberal Party federal president John Olsen and others in the recent Federal Liberal Party intervention into the management of its NSW Division and the resulting high profile […]

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Thomson Geer has advised integrated communications solutions provider Rohde & Schwarz Australia on the awarding of a major contract to supply the integrated communications systems for Australia’s new Hunter class frigates being built in South Australia by BAE Systems Maritime Australia. The contract will see Rohde & Schwarz Australia supply an integrated communications system for […]

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ASX-listed cyber safety and security company Family Zone (ASX:FZO) has agreed to acquire cyber safety firm Qustodio for US$52 million. Qustodio is a world leading parental control provider based in Spain with a large US presence. The deal brings together two companies that are world leaders in providing online safety tools and advice for children, […]

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Australian biogas systems provider Energy360 is being acquired by energy giant AGL with assistance from Thomson Geer. Thomson Geer has advised Energy360 on all aspects of the deal, including due diligence, drafting and negotiation of the transaction documents and implementing the acquisition. AGL is acquiring Energy360 as part of its plans to support high emission […]

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