Atar Capital’s acquisition of Furmanite Inspection Services

Dykema has advised Atar Capital, a Los Angeles-based, global private equity firm in its acquisition of Furmanite Inspection Services, a division of Team, Inc., and one of the leading independent inspection and integrity services companies in North America The carve-out acquisition is a first and significant one for Atar Capital, which launched just six months […]

Blackstone’s acquisition of SESAC Holdings

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised private equity funds affiliated with Blackstone (NYSE:BX), one of the world’s leading investment firms, on its acquisition of SESAC Holdings, a leading music rights organization, from Rizvi Traverse Management, a private investment firm. This transaction is Blackstone’s first investment as part of its core private equity strategy, which is specifically […]

Bonanza Creek’s Restructuring Support Agreement and Launch of Solicitation of Prepackaged Chapter 11 Plan

Davis Polk is advising Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. in connection with its restructuring under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. Bonanza Creek and its subsidiaries have entered into a Restructuring Support Agreement (“RSA”) with NGL Energy Partners LP and NGL Crude Logistics, LLC, a contractual counterparty that purchases Bonanza Creek’s crude oil production, and members […]

RSP Permian’s $2.5 Billion Reserve Based Credit Facility

Simpson Thacher represented JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., as administrative agent, in connection with its $2.5 billion reserve based credit facility for RSP Permian, L.L.C. RSP Permian is an independent oil and natural gas company focused on the acquisition, exploration, development and production of unconventional oil and associated liquids-rich natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin […]

The Riverside Company sells iAutomation

Global private equity firm The Riverside Company has sold iAutomation following a 10-year hold that saw the company overcome a challenging environment to post significant growth. Based in North Attleboro, Massachusetts, iAutomation develops and distributes highly engineered automation solutions for original equipment manufacturers. It helps customers to identify, select, procure, apply and operate sophisticated components […]

WEG to acquire Northern Power System’s Utility Wind assets

Northern Power Systems Corp., a next generation renewable energy technology company, announced that WEG S.A. and NPS have executed a definitive agreement for WEG to acquire Northern Power System’s Utility Wind assets. Under the agreement, the proven utility scale direct drive technology developed and successfully deployed to date by both NPS and WEG will be […]

Atairos’ acquisition of 26% ownership stake in TriNet Group, Inc.

Simpson Thacher has advised Atairos Group, Inc. in connection with its agreement to acquire General Atlantic’s approximately 26% ownership stake in TriNet Group, Inc. (NYSE: TNET) for approximately $440 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2017, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. TriNet is a […]

Atairos Group, Inc. acquires General Atlantic’s remaining ownership stake in TriNet for $440 million

Paul, Weiss is representing General Atlantic in the sale of its remaining ownership stake in TriNet, a provider of human resources solutions, to Atairos Group, Inc. Under the terms of the transaction, Atairos will acquire an approximately $440 million ownership stake from funds affiliated with General Atlantic through the purchase of roughly 17.7 million shares […]

Companhia de Saneamento do Paraná – SANEPAR’s $519,4 Million Initial public Offering

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown; Mayer Brown LLP, Cascione, Pulino, Boulos & Santos Advogados, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados and Shearman & Sterling LLP have advised on the transaction Shearman & Sterling represented Bradesco Securities, Inc., BTG Pactual US Capital, LLC, Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc. and […]

Fenwick v. Illinois High School Association

Dykema’s David Bressler (Picture), representing the Illinois High School Association (IHSA), a long-time firm client, successfully argued against a Temporary Restraining Order sought by Fenwick High School after Fenwick was denied a berth in the state championship football game as a result of an admittedly erroneous call by a game official. Bressler was ably assisted […]

ICSID’s aprox $155 Million award in favor of Tenaris on the nationalization of Tavsa and Comsigua by Venezuela

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, D’Empaire Reyna Abogados and Foley Hoag has advised on the dispute Tenaris and its wholly-owned subsidiary Talta – Trading e Marketing Sociedad Unipessoal Lda (Talta) announce the release by the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) of its award in relation to the arbitration proceedings against the Bolivarian Republic […]