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04.17.15 Acquires Stake in

Skadden is advising Inc., China's leading online marketplace serving local merchants and consumers, on its acquisition of a stake in Falcon View Technology Limited, the holding company of the PRC entities operating, a major online local services marketplace platform in China.


Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent to Combine

Skadden is representing Nokia Corporation in its combination with Alcatel-Lucent.


Skadden Hong Kong Named an 'Employer of Choice'

Skadden was one of only five firms selected as a 2015 "Employer of Choice" for Hong Kong by Asian Legal Business (April 2015).


Conseco Life Secures Class Action Victory

Skadden clients Conseco Life Insurance Company and CNO Financial Group, Inc. secured the dismissal with prejudice of a putative class action complaint brought by two former Conseco Life policyholders.


Former OFAC Official Eytan Fisch Joins Skadden

Skadden, Arps announced today that Eytan J. Fisch, assistant director for policy at the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), is joining the firm’s Financial Institutions Regulation and Enforcement Group.


Builders FirstSource to Acquire ProBuild

Skadden is advising Builders FirstSource, Inc. on its $1.63 billion acquisition of ProBuild Holdings LLC.


Citibank, N.A. Sells Transfer Agency Business

Skadden is representing Citibank, N.A. in connection with the sale of its U.S. long funds transfer agency business to an affiliate of SunGard Data Systems Inc.


New Residential and HLSS Enter Into Purchase Agreement

Skadden is advising New Residential Investment Corp., a real estate investment trust focused on investing in residential mortgage-related assets, on its $1.4 billion purchase of Home Loan Servicing Solutions, Ltd.


Amicus Brief Supports Federal Government's Immigration Initiatives

Skadden is counsel of record on an amici curiae brief filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, opposing a district court's injunction against deferred action immigration initiatives announced by Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson in November.


Skadden Names New Partners

Skadden is pleased to announce the 2015 new partners.