Csepel v. Hungary

Nixon Peabody successfully represented Hungary in a lawsuit involving valuable artworks owned by Hungary and displayed at three museums and a university in Budapest. The Supreme Court rejected the plaintiffs’ challenge to an appellate court’s decision which recognized that Hungary is immune from jurisdiction in the case. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District […]

Cooper Group’s Acquisition of IBM’s Mortgage Servicing Business

Cravath is representing IBM in connection with the transaction. Cooper Group has entered into a definitive agreement with IBM to acquire IBM’s mortgage servicing business. IBM acquired the Seterus mortgage servicing business in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis to help a client manage a broad mortgage portfolio, including high risk loans. IBM was […]

Churchill Capital Corp.’s $4.2 Billion Merger with Clarivate Analytic

Citigroup Global Markets is acting as capital markets advisor to Churchill. Citi and M. Klein and Company served as financial advisors to Churchill. Blank Rome LLP and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison served as legal counsel to Churchill. Credit Suisse served as exclusive financial advisor to Clarivate, Onex and BPEA. Latham & Watkins LLP […]

Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Acquisition of Aptitude Investment Management

Fried Frank advised Goldman Sachs Asset Management, LP on the deal Goldman Sachs Asset Management announced today it has entered into an agreement to acquire Aptitude Investment Management. The acquisition will complement GSAM’s world-class alternative investments program and expand its suite of offerings for clients. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Aptitude is an […]

América Móvil’s $648 Million Acquisition of Telefónica El Salvador and Guatemala

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Benjamín Valdez & Asociados, Comte & Font – Legalsa, Latham & Watkins and Arias advised on the deal América Móvil S.A.B. de C.V. (América Móvil) executed its acquisition of 100 percent of the outstanding shares of Telefónica Móviles Guatemala S.A. (Telefónica Guatemala) for $333 million and its entry into an […]

VF Corporation’s $2.25 Billion Five‑Year Revolving Credit Facility

Cravath represented JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent and lead arranger, in connection with the arrangement of a $2.25 billion five‑year revolving credit facility made available to VF Corporation VF Corporation is an American worldwide apparel and footwear company. The transaction closed on December 17, 2018. The Cravath team included partner Tatiana Lapushchik (Picture) […]

GreenOak’s Merger Agreement with Bentall Kennedy

Bentall Kennedy and Sun Life Investment Management received financial advice on the transaction from Berkshire Global Advisors and legal advice from Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. Evercore provided financial advice to GreenOak and Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP and Covington & Burling LLP provided legal advice to GreenOak and its owners. Bentall Kennedy […]