Maddocks and Osborne Clarke advise on toy company acquisition
By Jason Silverii• 26 November 2018 • 1 min read
We advised global toy company Moose Toys on a key acquisition
Monday 26 November 2018
Law firms Maddocks and Osborne Clarke have advised global toy company Moose Toys on its acquisition of UK toy company Worlds Apart.
Under the deal, Moose Toys acquired all of Worlds Apart’s assets and brands, which include the Scruff-a-Luv, Ready Beds and Kid Active brands.
Moose Toys, an Australian company, is the creator of popular toy brands Shopkins, Little Live Pets, Pikmi Pops, Happy Places, The Grossery Gang and Mighty Beanz, and has recently announced its collaboration with Epic Games for the release of the Fortnite Battle Royale Collection.
Teams from Maddocks and Osborne Clarke worked in close collaboration with each other, the business and its other advisers Grant Thornton and KPMG to help deliver the transaction.
The Maddocks team was led by partner Damien Wurzel, senior associate Steven Tang and lawyer Jack Coventry. The Osborne Clarke team was led by partner Simon Spooner, senior associates Alice Naylor and Gareth Glendenning and trainee solicitor Amy Moylett.
Maddocks is a proudly independent Australian law firm that works closely with corporations, businesses and governments throughout Australia and internationally. We advise national and international clients across the built environment, education, government, healthcare and technology sectors, from our Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney offices.
For more information, or to arrange an interview, please contact:
Tel: 3 9258 3509
Mobile: 0407 618 058
Positive signs: Maddocks advises Sydney Trains on landmark outdoor advertising contracts
We have advised Sydney Trains on two new outdoor advertising contracts
Maddocks lodges appeal for investors caught in liquidation of online stockbroking platform
Maddocks has lodged appeals in relation to on behalf of investors in the now liquidated Halifax Investments Services.
Maddocks advises Go-To Skincare on partnership with BWX
Maddocks has advised Zoë Foster Blake and co-founders of Go-To Skincare on their sale of 50.1% of their business to BWX.
Maddocks appoints special counsel to healthcare team
Maddocks has appointed Francine Kinkade as a special counsel in the firm’s healthcare team.