Barrick Gold Corporation’s $18.3 Billion Merger with Randgold Resources Limited

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP and Carey Olsen are retained as legal advisers for Barrick. Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, Stikeman Elliott LLP and Ogier are retained as legal advisers for Randgold. On September 24, 2018, Barrick Gold Corporation has reached […]

AllState’s $525 Million Acquisition of InfoArmor

Choate represented InfoArmor on the deal The Allstate Corporation, one of the largest primary insurers in the U.S, has entered into an agreement to acquire InfoArmor, an Arizona-based provider of employee identity protection, for an all-cash consideration of $525 million. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, InfoArmor is a privately held company that provides identity protection to […]

PNC Bank’s $500 Million Subordinated Notes Offering

Cravath represented the dealers, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan Securities, Morgan Stanley and PNC Capital Markets LLC, in connection with the $500 million subordinated notes offering of PNC Bank, National Association PNC Bank, National Association is a wholly owned subsidiary of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. The transaction closed on September 14, 2018. The Cravath team included […]

Time Manufacturing Company’s acquisition of Aspen Aerials

Willkie advised Time Manufacturing Company, a portfolio company of The Sterling Group, a Houston-based private equity firm, in its acquisition of Aspen Aerials, Inc. Aspen Aerials is a leading manufacturer of high reaching, stable, and durable specialty equipment used to inspect the safety and integrity of bridges. The company’s products allow technicians to examine bridges […]

DCP Midstream, LP’s $100 Million Preferred Unit Offering

Baker Botts advised the Underwriters in the transaction DCP Midstream, LP (NYSE: DCP) (“DCP”) announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 4,000,000 of its 7.95% Series C Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Units (the “Series C Preferred Units”) at a price of $25 per Series C Preferred Unit. DCP also granted the […]

Kimbell Royalty Partners’ $57 Million Common Stock Offering

Kimbell Royalty Partners, LP (NYSE:KRP) (“Kimbell”) closed its public offering of 3,000,000 common units representing limited partner interests at a public offering price of $19.00 per common unit today. The total gross proceeds of the offering, before underwriters’ discounts and estimated offering expenses, was approximately $57 million. Kimbell has granted the underwriters a 30-day option […]

Range Resources Corporation’s $300 Million Sale of a Proportionately Reduced 1% Overriding Royalty in its Washington County, Pennsylvania leases

Vinson & Elkins advised Range Resources Corporation in its agreement to sell a proportionately reduced 1% overriding royalty in its Washington County, Pennsylvania leases for gross proceeds of $300 million. Range Resources is a leading U.S. independent natural gas, NGL and oil producer with operations focused in stacked-pay projects in the Appalachian Basin and North […]

Reorganization agreement between Roan Holdings, LLC and Linn Energy, Inc.

Vinson & Elkins advised Roan Resources, Inc. in connection with the agreement As a result of the transactions, Roan Resources, Inc. has consolidated 100% of the equity interest of Roan Resources LLC, through its wholly owned subsidiaries. Roan is an independent oil and natural gas company headquartered in Oklahoma City, focused on the development, exploration […]

Phoenix Tower International’s $90 Million Acquisition of 451 Towers

Choate represented Phoenix Tower International and Orrick advised Digicel Group in the deal. Phoenix Tower International (PTI), a portfolio company of Blackstone Tactical Opportunities and John Hancock, executed its cross-border acquisition of 451 wireless communication tower sites in Jamaica from the Digicel Group. The sale and leaseback transaction, valued at $90 million, expands PTI’s footprint […]

AlixPartners’ Acquisition of Zolfo Cooper

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP acted as legal counsel to AlixPartners, and Wollmuth Maher & Deutsch LLP as legal counsel to Zolfo Cooper AlixPartners, the global consulting firm has entered into an agreement to acquire independent financial advisory and interim management firm Zolfo Cooper. The proposed transaction follows AlixPartners’ successful acquisition of Zolfo Cooper’s European […]

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company’s $1.3 Billion Registered Fixed and Floating Rate Notes Offering

Cravath represented the underwriters, led by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citigroup and Wells Fargo Securities, in connection with the $1.3 billion registered fixed and floating rate notes offering of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is an industry leading technology company. The transaction closed on September 19, 2018. The Cravath team included […]