Media / Corporate

Commission Publishes Important Policy Paper on Revision of the Vertical Agreements Block Exemption

Introduction On 23 October 2020, the European Commission published an Impact Assessment for consultation which reviewed possible policy options for a revision of Regulation 330/2010, the Vertical Agreements Block Exemption regulation (“VABE”). This paper has been in preparation for the last 2 years as the Commission has taken into account the views of manufacturers, brand owners, platform owners, distributors as […]

Material Adverse Change clauses under the spotlight (again) during COVID-19 | Rosenblatt’s Corporate Team

Summary In this article, we consider the recent preliminary judgment of Mrs Justice Cockerill in Travelport Limited and others v WEX Inc.1, which concerned the construction and application of a material adverse change or effect provision (a “MAC Clause”) specifically in the context of COVID-19 in relation to an M&A transaction. If the courts decide that the MAC Clause has/had […]

Rosenblatt Limited (‘’RBL’’) Appoints Two New Partners

Rosenblatt Limited (“RBL”), one of the UK’s leading law firms, is pleased to announce that it has appointed two new partners as part of the continued expansion of the business. Robert Bell and Jeremy Landau join RBL as Corporate Partners. Robert Bell is a Competition & Regulatory Partner in the Corporate Department with over 30 years’ experience advising clients on […]

Lawyer in the news: Christopher Allen, Senior Associate at Rosenblatt

The firm acted for TV presenter Simon Cowell in buying out Sony Music Entertainment’s 75% stake in Syco Holdings Ltd, bringing to an end a longstanding joint venture. Syco Holdings, which will be renamed Syco Entertainment, owns TV formats Got Talent and The X Factor, which were created by Cowell. Read the full article below:

PIMFA Financial Crime Conference 2019 – Rosenblatt Partners speaking at the event

Rosenblatt Partners, Simon Walton (Dispute Resolution) & Chris Pulham (Commercial & IP/Technology/Media) will be speaking at the PIMFA Financial Crime Conference 2019. The conference is a leading industry debate from professionals across the regulatory, law enforcement and cybersecurity space. To find out more click here:

Rosenblatt acts for Rontec and Bayford on the sale of an 80 per cent. shareholding in The Right Fuelcard Company Limited

Rosenblatt has acted for the Rontec group and the Bayford group in respect of the sale of an 80 per cent. shareholding in The Right Fuelcard Company Limited, a prominent reseller of fuel cards in the U.K. The purchaser, Edenred Fleet and Mobility SAS (a French company), is a subsidiary of Edenred S.A., a company listed on the Paris Euronext […]

Rosenblatt act for Northern & Shell in the £127m sale of its newspaper business to Trinity Mirror Plc

Rosenblatt has acted for Richard Desmond’s Northern & Shell group on the sale of its newspaper and magazine publishing business for £127 million to rival, Trinity Mirror Plc. The deal means…

Rosenblatt has acted for the management team of Corbin & King

Rosenblatt has acted for the management team of Corbin & King, including Jeremy King and Christopher Corbin, in relation to the sale of the Corbin & King group, the group behind landmark rest…

Updates to the PSC Regime

On 6 April 2016, the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 brought into effect changes to the Companies Act 2006 that required certain U.K. companies and LLPs to keep and maintain a…

Senior Management of the Parts Alliance Group sell their shareholding to Uni-Select Inc.

Rosenblatt has acted for the Senior Management team of the Parts Alliance Group in connection with the sale of their shareholding in the Parts Alliance Group to Canadian publicly-listed, Uni-Select…