Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance has advised new client, Corporation Service Company ("CSC"), a Delaware-based global leader in providing digital brand services to brand owners, on its acquisition of the IP Mirror group. The IP Mirror group is a leading provider of corporate domain name registration and online brand protection services across Asia.
The acquisition signed and completed in Singapore on 31 October 2014. Financial details of the acquisition have not been disclosed.
CSC has offices located throughout North America, Europe, Hong Kong and Australia. The IP Mirror group currently maintains offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan and the UK, a geographic reach that will build on CSC's presence in Asia.
Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance acted as co-counsel to CSC, alongside US law firm Pepper Hamilton LLP, advising through Stephenson Harwood's wide network of offices, including those in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore and the UK.
The Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance transaction team was led out of Singapore by corporate partner Tom Platts, who was assisted by senior associates Emma Nicholls and Helen Rhind-Hufnagel. Singapore law assistance was provided by corporate partner Allan Tan and registered foreign lawyer Vivi Tan.