RealWear, Inc.’s $80 Million Financing Transactions

Sichenzia Ross Ference LLP represented RealWear, Inc. on the deal RealWear, Inc. is an innovative technology company whose flagship product, the HMT-1®, is the first ruggedized head-mounted, wearable, Android-class tablet computer that frees a worker’s hands for dangerous jobs, in financing transactions raising an aggregate of $80 million. The Series B financing round was led […]

Genstar Capital’s Investment in Worldwide Facilities

Marsh, Berry & Co. acted as financial advisor, and Ropes and Gray LLP as legal counsel to Genstar. Los Angeles-based Worldwide is one of the nation’s largest wholesale insurance brokerage, managing general agent and program underwriters. Worldwide serves as the managing general agent for several leading insurance carriers and provides a wide range of underwriting, […]

CPI’s Acquisition of SATCOM Technologies

Covington advised Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI) on the deal. CPI is a global manufacturer of electronic components and subsystems focused primarily on communications and defense markets. They develop, manufacture and globally distribute innovative and reliable technology solutions used in the generation, amplification, transmission and reception of microwave signals for commercial and military applications. […]

R&R Real Estate Investment Trust’s US$ 52.0 Million Portfolio Acquisition

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP and Winston & Strawn LLP acted as legal counsel to the REIT. Canaccord Genuity Corp. acted as financial advisor to the Special Committee. R&R Real Estate Investment Trust (TSXV: RRR.UN), through certain of its subsidiaries, entered into an agreement to purchase eight properties for an aggregate purchase price of approximately […]

Crescent Capital BDC’s $141.9 Million Acquisition of Alcentra Capital Corporation

BofA Merrill Lynch served as financial advisor to Crescent BDC. Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal counsel to Crescent BDC. Proskauer Rose LLP served as legal counsel to the independent directors of Crescent BDC.Houlihan Lokey served as financial advisor, and Sullivan & Worcester LLP served as legal counsel, to the Committee of Independent Directors. […]

FedEx Corporation’s $1 Billion Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised FedEx Corporation on its SEC-registered offering of €500 million principal amount of 0.450% notes due 2025 and €500 million principal amount of 1.300% notes due 2031. Based in Memphis, Tennessee, FedEx provides a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services through companies competing collectively, operating independently and managed collaboratively, under the […]

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.’s $1.08 Billion Acquisition Of Infiltrator Water Technologies

Davis Polk advised the board of directors of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. in connection with its acquisition of Infiltrator Water Technologies from an affiliate of The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan for approximately $1.08 billion. Advanced Drainage Systems is the manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and […]

Shasta Linen Supply, Inc. v. Applied Underwriters, Inc.

DLA Piper represented Applied Underwriters in its defeat of three separate motions for class certification arising out of a regulatory dispute over whether a reinsurance transaction adjunct to workers’ compensation coverage was required to be filed with, among others, the California Department of Insurance. In 2016, the California Commissioner ruled that the reinsurance portion of […]

Highlander Partners’ Acquisition of Evans Food Group

Katten legally advised Highlander Partners. William Blair acted as exclusive financial advisor to Evans. Antares provided senior financing, and Norwest Mezzanine Partners provided mezzanine debt and equity in support of the transaction. Highlander Partners, L.P., a leading middle market private investment firm based in Dallas, Texas, through its newly-formed food platform, Benestar Brands, executed the […]

NGL Energy Partners’ $300 Million Sale of TransMontaigne Product Services

TD Securities (USA) LLC and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC are acting as financial advisors to NGL. Winston & Strawn LLP is acting as legal counsel to NGL. NGL Energy Partners LP (NYSE:NGL) signed a definitive agreement to sell TransMontaigne Product Services, LLC (“TPSL”) and associated assets to a strategic buyer with substantial assets for […]

Joe Tsai’s $2.35 Billion Acquisition of full ownership of Barclays Center and controlling interest in the Brooklyn Nets

Hogan Lovells advised on the deal Mikhail Prokhorov has entered into a definitive agreement to sell full ownership of Barclays Center and his 51% controlling interest in the Brooklyn Nets, which he has held through his company Onexim Sports and Entertainment Holding USA, Inc., to an entity controlled by Joe Tsai. With the purchase of […]