Zafgen’s $20 Million Venture Debt Financing

Goodwin advised Zafgen on the transaction Zafgen finalized its $20 million venture debt financing agreement with Silicon Valley Bank to add non-dilutive capital to its balance sheet and extend its expected cash runway beyond the first half of 2019. Zafgen is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company leveraging its proprietary knowledge of MetAP2 systems biology to develop […]

Tiger Infrastructure’s Acquisition of Danskammer Generation Station

Simpson Thacher represented Tiger Infrastructure Partners in connection with its acquisition of Danskammer Energy, LLC from Mercuria Energy Group. Danskammer Energy, LLC is the owner of Danskammer Generation Station, a 500 MW gas-fired power plant located near Newburgh, New York. The facility provides energy and capacity to the NYISO Lower Hudson Valley capacity region. Tiger […]

$488 Million Financing for Construction of Antioquia-Bolívar Highway Project in Colombia

Paul Hastings LLP represented Concesión Ruta al Mar S.A.S., a subsidiary of the Colombian construction company Construcciones El Condor S.A., in financing the construction, operation and maintenance of the 4G Antioquia-Bolívar highway in Colombia. The project is the first 4G toll-road project in Colombia developed as an iniciativa privada, a concession proposal unsolicited by the […]

Commercial Metals Company’s $600 Million Acquisition of certain U.S. rebar steel mill from Gerdau S.A.

Akin Gump Advised Commercial Metals Company on the deal Commercial Metals Company announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain U.S. rebar steel mill and fabrication assets from Gerdau S.A., a producer of long and specialty steel products in the Americas for a cash purchase price of $600 million, subject to customary […]

Construction financing of a behavioral health facility in Columbia, Missouri

Bass, Berry & Sims represented CenterPointe Behavioral Health System, LLC in connection with a downstream project-level construction financing of a behavioral health facility in Columbia, Missouri. Modifications to CenterPointe’s existing senior financing, as well as equity arrangements, were required in connection with the construction loan. CenterPointe currently owns and operates high-quality freestanding psychiatric hospitals, outpatient […]

Matthew Dunlap v. Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP represented Matthew Dunlap on the case On December 22, 2017 Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler secured a significant victory for Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap when a federal judge ruled that Secretary Dunlap cannot be excluded from participating in the work of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election […]

The Howard Hughes Corporation $320 Million Secondary Offering

Cadwalader is representing The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC) in connection with an underwritten public secondary offering of 2,500,000 shares by Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. and Pershing Square, L.P. for aggregate proceeds of approximately $320 million. JPMorgan, BofA Merrill Lynch and Jefferies are acting as underwriters for the offering. The Howard Hughes Corporation develops and […]

AXIS Capital’s $350 Million Registered Senior Notes Offering

Cravath represented the underwriters, led by Credit Suisse, Barclays, Citigroup and HSBC, in connection with the $350 million registered senior notes offering of AXIS Specialty Finance PLC, an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, a provider of a broad range of specialty reinsurance. AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, led by Albert A. Benchimol, […]

Nordic American Tankers’ $110 Million Common Shares Offering

Simpson Thacher recently represented the underwriters, led by Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, in connection with a primary offering by Nordic American Tankers Limited of 40,000,000 of its common shares. The underwriters have also been granted a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 6,000,000 shares. The offering raised gross proceeds of approximately $110 […]