Davis Polk advised the book-running manager on an SEC-registered offering by Mohawk Capital Finance S.A. of floating-rate notes due 2021.
The notes are fully and unconditionally guaranteed by the issuer’s parent company, Mohawk Industries, Inc.
Mohawk Industries is a global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk is the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.
Barclays acted as Book-Running Manager in the deal.
The Davis Polk corporate team included partner John G. Crowley (Picture) and associates Jolie Yang and Young-Min Cho. Counsel Loyti Cheng and associate Michael Comstock provided environmental advice. Partner Mario J. Verdolini and associate Yixuan Long provided tax advice.
Involved fees earner: Loyti Cheng – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Young-Min Cho – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Michael Comstock – Davis Polk & Wardwell; John Crowley – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Yixuan Long – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Mario Verdolini – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jolie Yang – Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;
Clients: Barclays Bank;