Luthra & Luthra has helped Everstone Capital, a Singapore-based US$2 billion private equity (PE) fund, structure a joint venture (JV) with Burger King that will see the American fast-food chain opening restaurants across India. Everstone Capital has a majority interest in the JV and will control business operations, which will be conducted through a wholly owned subsidiary in India.
In this difficult and dynamic environment, India Business Law Journal’s editorial team was once again tasked with selecting the winners of the Indian Law Firm Awards. Our decisions are based on thousands of nominations and endorsements received from in-house counsel, other senior corporate executives and legal professionals around the world, as well as hundreds of submissions from Indian law firms
Of the hundreds of lawyers around the world who claim to be India experts, which ones are leading the field? To find out, India Business Law Journal sought answers from a large number of professionals, mainly experienced lawyers at Indian law firms and India-focused in-house counsel around the world.
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