Category: April 2011


Welcome to the April 2011 edition of Focus.  – New Head of Private Equity at Trinity – An untimely RETHINK for REFIT? – A case to show why meticulous drafting is crucial – Trinity ranked alongside A&O, Chadbourne & Parke, Milbank and Gide in Chambers Global 2011 guide We have plenty of exciting news and… Read more »

An Untimely Rethink for REFIT?

As a law firm with a particular focus on projects in Africa, including South Africa, Trinity International has been keeping a close eye on the South African Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff (REFIT) programme for some time. The roll-out of the programme has not been as smooth as might have been hoped and the industry has… Read more »

An Ideal Standard for drafting?

INTRODUCTION The recent High Court decision in Strategic Value Master Fund Ltd v Ideal Standard International Acquisition S.A.R.L &ORS [2011] EWHC 171 (Ch) (the “Ideal Standard case”), brought to light the importance for lenders to ensure that ‘equity cure’ provisions in syndicated facilities agreements are drafted with care to safeguard lenders’ interests. An equity cure… Read more »