Redbus - Sale of Redbus Film Distribution to Lions Gate Entertainment

  • 17 Oct 2005

Slaughter and May advised Redbus Group on the sale of Redbus Film Distribution to Lions Gate Entertainment. Redbus will focus on its outdoor advertising business following the disposal.

On 17 October 2005, Redbus Group Limited announced the sale of its film distribution business to Lions Gate Entertainment, Inc for approximately $35 million in cash and shares. Lions Gate will continue to run the acquired business under the Redbus brand.




Simon Nicholls (partner), Juliette Seddon (associate); Intellectual Property: Rob Sumroy (partner), Miles McCarthy (associate), Amy Ryburn (associate); Tax: Mike Lane (associate); Commercial Real Estate: Simon Lee (associate); Pensions and Employment: Roland Doughty (partner), Adam Johnson (associate)

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