Cooley advised Kylie Jenner on a $600 million long-term strategic partnership between her cosmetics company and Coty.
Under the terms of the agreement, Coty, which is one of the world’s largest beauty companies, will acquire a 51% ownership in the partnership. Each party will leverage its unique strengths to further build a high-growth, digitally native beauty brand.
Jenner is one of the world’s most admired personalities with more than 270 million followers across her personal and brand social media channels, as well as being one of the most influential voices among beauty consumers globally. Her brands Kylie Cosmetics and Kylie Skin are two of the fastest-growing and most-engaged beauty brands on social media.
Cooley lawyers Dave Young (Picture), Matt Hallinan, Bram Couvreur and Alexandra Cotter led the Cooley team advising Jenner. The team included Yelena Cavanaugh, Mark Cikowski, Matt O’Brien, Adam Chase, John Paul Oleksiuk, Kimberly Nguyen, Mark Windfeld-Hansen, Stephanie Gentile, Sharon Connaughton, Jacqueline Grise, Joshua Mates, Teresa Maestrelli, Joshua Friedman, Erin Locker, Karen Tsai.
Involved fees earner: Yelena Cavanaugh – Cooley LLP; Adam Chase – Cooley LLP; Mark Cikowski – Cooley LLP; Sharon Connaughton – Cooley LLP; Alexandra Cotter – Cooley LLP; Bram Couvreur – Cooley LLP; Joshua Friedman – Cooley LLP; Stephanie Gentile – Cooley LLP; Jacqueline Grise – Cooley LLP; Matt Hallinan – Cooley LLP; Erin Locker – Cooley LLP; Joshua Mates – Cooley LLP; Kimberly Nguyen – Cooley LLP; John Paul Oleksiuk – Cooley LLP; Karen Tsai – Cooley LLP; Mark Windfeld-Hansen – Cooley LLP; Dave Young – Cooley LLP;
Law Firms: Cooley LLP;
Clients: King Kylie LLC;