LawFuel.com – Law Firm Newswire – 8 January 2012 – Sullivan & Cromwell LLP represents Anglo American plc (UK) in the sale of its 70% interest in the Amapá iron ore operation in Brazil to Zamin Ferrous Limited (UK), announced January 4, 2013. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The S&C New York-based corporate team advising Anglo American on the transaction included partner Christopher L. Mann and associates Werner F. Ahlers, Damien G. Scott and Mary J. Grendell. Partner Ronald E. Creamer Jr. and associate Eugenio Labadie advised on tax matters; associate Brian D. Jebb advised on executive compensation and benefits matters; special counsel Matthew J. Brennan advised on environmental matters; and partner Juan A. Rodriguez (London) and European Counsel Axel Beckmerhagen (London) advised on competition law matters.
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP represents Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Japan) in its acquisition of a 30% stake in Gestamp Automoción, S.L.’s (Spain) North and South American operations comprising 15 plants in the U.S., Mexico, Brazil and Argentina for an aggregate consideration of approximately €300 million, announced January 4, 2013. The S&C New York-based corporate team advising Mitsui included partners Christopher L. Mann and Matthew G. Hurd together with associates Jaime E. Ramirez, Jeffrey K. Lee and Jordan H. Oreck. Partner Ronald E. Creamer Jr. and associate Jeffrey S. Arbeit advised on tax matters; partner David C. Spitzer, special counsel Lawrence A. Pasini and associate Anna M. Kripitz advised on employee benefits matters; partner Juan A. Rodriguez (London), special counsel Eric H. Queen, European Counsel Axel Beckmerhagen (London) and associate Patrick Gorman (London) advised on antitrust and competition matters.