Florida Power & Light Company’s $500 Million First Mortgage Bonds Offering

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised the underwriters on an SEC-registered offering by Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) of $500 million aggregate principal amount of First Mortgage Bonds, 4.125% Series due June 1, 2048. BNP PARIBAS, BofA Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, CIBC Capital Markets, KeyBanc Capital Markets and RBC Capital Markets acted as […]

Pretium Resources’ Dismissal of Securities Fraud Class Action

Paul, Weiss achieved a significant victory for Pretium Resources, when the Second Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision affirming the dismissal of a class action complaint alleging that Pretium had defrauded investors. Pretium is a gold-mining company based in Western Canada. Its focus is on developing the Brucejack Project, an underground gold mine it […]

Reece Group’s $1.9 Billion Acquisition of MORSCO

Vinson & Elkins advised MORSCO senior management in connection with the deal Australia’s leading provider of Plumbing, HVAC and Waterworks products, Reece Group, has entered into a binding agreement to acquire MORSCO. Founded in 1920, Reece Group is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and has more than 5,300 employees throughout 600 branches in […]

Segall Bryant & Hamill’ Acquisition of Denver Investments

RBC Capital Markets served as exclusive financial advisor to Denver Investments. Goodwin Procter acted as legal counsel to Segall Bryant & Hamill. Morgan Lewis acted as legal counsel to Denver Investments. Financial terms were not disclosed. Segall Bryant & Hamill, LLC completed its acquisition of the investment advisory business of Denver Investments, an independent investment […]

Boyne Resorts’ Acquisition of Seven Resorts and Attractions from Oz Real Estate

Goodwin represented Boyne Resorts in connection with the deal Boyne Resorts today finalized the closing of a purchase transaction with Ski Resort Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of Oz Real Estate, to acquire six mountain resorts and a scenic chairlift attraction previously leased by the resort company. Boyne Resorts has been the long-term operator of the […]

Commvault’s cooperation agreement with Elliott Management.

Paul, Weiss represented Commvault in a cooperation agreement with Elliott Management. The cooperation agreement is aligned with governance initiatives designed to support Commvault’s new strategic transformation plan. Pursuant to the cooperation agreement, Elliott has agreed to certain customary standstill provisions, including withdrawing their proposed director candidates for election at Commvault’s 2018 Annual Meeting, and voting […]

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.’s joint venture with Enterprise Products Partners, L.P.

Vinson & Elkins advised Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. on the deal Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) and Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE: ETP) have formed a 50/50 joint venture to resume service on the Old Ocean natural gas pipeline, which has been essentially idled since 2012. The 24-inch diameter pipeline, which originates at Maypearl, […]

PSNH Funding LLC III’s $635.7 million offering of rate reduction bonds

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP acted as counsel to the structuring agent and underwriters on an SEC-registered offering of $635,663,200 aggregate principal amount of Rate Reduction Bonds, Series 2018-1 (the “Bonds”) by the PSNH Funding LLC III, as “Issuing Entity”, a special purpose entity, wholly-owned by Public Service Company of New Hampshire (“PSNH”), as sponsor and […]

Unity Biotechnology’s $85 Million Initial Public Offering

Davis Polk advised the representatives of the several underwriters in connection with an initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock of Unity Biotechnology, Inc. Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup and Mizuho Securities acted as underwriters on the offering. Unity Biotechnology’s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market […]

Aveanna Healthcare’s Acquisition of Premiere Healthcare Services

Edge Healthcare Partners served as Aveanna’s financial advisor, and Greenberg Traurig, LLP as its legal advisor. Dechert, LLP served as legal advisor to J.H. Whitney. Kirkland & Ellis, LLP served as legal advisor to Bain Capital Private Equity. Lincoln International, LLC served as Premier’s financial advisor, and Proskauer Rose, LLP served as Premier’s legal advisor. […]

Moderna Therapeutics and Merck’s mRNA Cancer Vaccines Collaboration

Goodwin’s Life Sciences team advised Moderna Therapeutics. Moderna Therapeutics and Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, expanded their 2016 collaboration to develop and commercialize novel personalized messenger RNA (mRNA) cancer vaccines to now include shared antigen mRNA cancer vaccines including mRNA-5671, Moderna’s mRNA KRAS cancer vaccine. Moderna developed mRNA-5671 starting […]