Orchard Therapeutics plc’s $128 Million Follow-On Offering

Davis Polk advised the joint book-running managers and representatives of the underwriters in connection with the approximately $128 million follow-on offering by Orchard Therapeutics plc of 9,000,000 American Depositary Shares, each representing one ordinary share. The ADSs are listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol “ORTX.” J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Goldman Sachs […]

Elliott’s Acquisition Of Barnes & Noble

Paul, Weiss represented the Board of Directors of Barnes & Noble, Inc., the nation’s largest bookseller, in the company’s approximately $683 million all-cash acquisition by Elliott Advisors (UK) Limited. The transaction with the hedge fund Elliott is the culmination of an extensive strategic alternative review conducted by a Special Committee of the Board of Directors. […]

Sun Communities, Inc.’s $452 Million Public Offering of Common Stock

Paul Hastings represented BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, BMO Capital Markets and RBC Capital Markets as joint book-running managers for Sun Communities, Inc.’s (NYSE: SUI) follow-on public offering of common stock. Sun Communities, Inc., a real estate investment trust that owns and operates or has an interest in manufactured housing and recreational vehicle communities, sold a […]

QuadReal and T5 Data Centers’ $2.5 Billion Platform for Data Center Investment

Paul Hastings represented QuadReal Property Group, a global real estate investment, operating and development company in a joint venture with T5 Data Centers to launch a platform to develop, acquire and operate data centers. The platform, which will operate under the name of T5 Data Centers, has been capitalized to support the development and acquisition […]

Kemper Corporation’s $127.5 Million Follow-On Offering

Davis Polk advised Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC , the underwriter, in connection with the $127.5 million SEC-registered follow-on offering of 1,552,500 shares of common stock of Kemper Corporation (which included 202,500 additional shares that were purchased pursuant to the underwriter’s option to purchase additional shares). The common stock is listed on the New York […]

Landcadia Holdings II, Inc.’s $316.25 Million Initial Public Offering

Shearman & Sterling advised Jefferies LLC as sole book-running manager on the initial public offering of Landcadia Holdings II, Inc., a special-purpose acquisition company, of 31,625,000 units, which includes 4,125,000 units issued pursuant to the exercise by Jefferies LLC of its over-allotment option in full, at an offering price of $10.00 per unit, each unit […]

IDB Invest’s $5 Million Loan to Companex (Bolivia), S.A.

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised IDB Invest as international counsel. Bolivian legal advice to IDB Invest was provided by Bufete Aguirre, Quintanilla, Soria & Nishizawa Soc. Civ. IDB Invest, the Inter-American Investment Corporation, closed on a $5 million secured loan facility to Companex (Bolivia) S.A., a sociedad anónima organized and existing under the laws of […]

Industrial Scientific’s $570 Million Acquisition of Intelex

Kirkland & Ellis advised Fortive Corporation (NYSE: FTV) on Industrial Scientific’s acquisition of Intelex Technologies for approximately $570 million. The acquisition brings together the strengths of industry-leading EHSQ technologies to deliver on the promise of connected environmental, health and safety, and quality with a future vision of eliminating worker deaths. Evercore acted as exclusive financial […]