Anthony is a corporate partner based in Sydney.
Anthony advises national and international clients and has a particular focus on clients in Asia Pacific (in particular China and Papua New Guinea). Specifically, Anthony has been advising Government enterprises and non-Government enterprises on various transactions and projects mainly in the energy, mining, agriculture and transport sectors.
Anthony’s role has involved advising clients on corporate and commercial matters, including advising on acquisition and merger laws, corporate law including corporate governance, foreign ownership, shareholder arrangements, shareholding issues including buy-backs and reductions, and corporate restructures. Anthony’s roles have included managing complex transactions for clients in respect of the provision of legal services and other professional services.
On 16 October 2013, Treasurer Joe Hockey stated in a speech to the American Australian Association that “Australia is open for business, open for investment and....
An amendment to PNG’s Takeovers Code 1998 has been introduced which potentially makes all acquisitions of shares in PNG companies subject to a national interest test.
Anthony Latimer, Steve Johns and Steven Moe are quoted in an article about the amendments to the Takeovers Code in Papua New Guinea..
Norton Rose in Australia has acted for a consortium of investors on the acquisition of Cubbie Station, Australia’s largest cotton farm. .