Brazil’s CADE approves UPL and Arysta global merger

BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão and TozziniFreire Advogados in São Paulo has helped Indian agribusiness company UPL obtain antitrust clearance from Brazil’s CADE for its US$4.2 billion global merger with counterpart Arysta Life Science, creating a global leader in crop protection.

Brazil’s CADE approves UPL and Arysta global merger Credit:

Greenberg Traurig LLP in Fort Lauderdale, New York, London, Washington, DC, Northern Virginia and Mexico City and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo advised Arysta and the seller, US chemicals company Platform Specialty Products. It is understood that Jones Day acted as global legal advisor to UPL, but this could not be confirmed prior to publication.

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