Las Vegas Sands Corp.’s $500 Million Notes Offering

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP acted as special New York counsel to Las Vegas Sands Corp. Davis Polk advised the underwriters in connection with the SEC-registered notes offering by Las Vegas Sands Corp.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. completed its underwritten public offering of an aggregate principal amount of $500 million of the Company’s 2.900% Senior Notes due 2025.

Las Vegas Sands intends to use the net proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes, which may include repurchases of the company’s common stock under the existing authorization by its board of directors.

Barclays Capital Inc., BofA Securities, Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, BNP Paribas Securities Corp., Fifth Third Securities, Inc., Scotia Capital (USA) Inc., and SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc. are the underwriters involved in the offering.

Las Vegas Sands is a leading global developer of destination properties that feature premium accommodations, world-class gaming, entertainment and retail, convention and exhibition facilities, celebrity chef restaurants and other amenities.

The Davis Polk capital markets team included partner Derek Dostal (Picture) and associates Chris Van Buren and Michael Despres. The tax team included counsel Ethan R. Goldman and associate Tomislava Dragicevic. The intellectual property and technology team included partner Frank J. Azzopardi and associate Yifu Chen. The environmental team included counsel David A. Zilberberg.

The Skadden team was led by partner David Goldschmidt and counsel Michael Hong.

Involved fees earner: Frank Azzopardi – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Yifu Chen – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Michael Despres – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Derek Dostal – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Tomislava Dragicevic – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Ethan Goldman – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Chris Van Buren – Davis Polk & Wardwell; David Zilberberg – Davis Polk & Wardwell; David Goldschmidt – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Michael Hong – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell; Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom;

Clients: Bank of America Securities; Barclays Capital ; BNP Paribas Securities; Fifth Third Securities, Inc.; Goldman Sachs & Co.; Las Vegas Sands Corp.; Scotia Capital Inc.; SMBC Nikko Securities America;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti