Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas advised SONY for receiving CCI approval in Sony-ZEE merger
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. successfully represented Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited (now known as Culver Max Entertainment Private Limited) (Sony) and Bangla Entertainment Private Limited (BEPL), before the Competition Commission of India (CCI).
The transaction has been approved with certain modifications by the Competition Commission of India on 4 October 2022.
The transaction relates to each of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited and BEPL's amalgamation with and into Sony.
SAM & Co. Competition Team was led by Aparna Mehra, Partner and Rohan Arora, Partner, together with Krithika Ramesh, Senior Associate, Ritika Sood, Senior Associate, Karan Arora, Associate, Ishaan Chakrabarti, Associate and Sai Divkanwar Singh, Associate. The team was also supported by Pranav Satyam, Special Advisor.
The transaction team was led by Gunjan Shah, Partner and Karun Prakash, Partner.