Vivendi and StudioCanal’s Reorganisation of Mars Films
Arnaud de Senilhes advised on Vivendi and StudioCanal’s reorganisation of Mars Films, a leading independent French distributor which has been in receivership since 1 August 2019.
This transaction is structured around the incorporation of a portion of the receivables held on Mars Films – including the receivables of the Vivendi group – necessary for the reorganisation of the company’s equity, a consolidation of the rights it holds over its catalogue. and a global financial reorganisation.
Also advising on the deal were BL & Associates, August & Debouzy, Santoni & Associates and Brown Rudnick.