Skadden advised Ainsworth Lumber Co. Ltd. and its majority owner Brookfield Asset Management Inc. in securing antitrust approval from the U.S. Department of Justice for Ainsworth's $667 million merger with Norbord Inc.
Skadden achieved a favorable settlement for investment adviser Stilwell Value LLC and its principal and managing member, Joseph Stilwell, in an SEC investigation into whether Stilwell entities adequately disclosed conflicts of interest presented by interfund loans between certain pooled investment vehicles that they managed.
Skadden is advising Chartwell Retirement Residences on the $849 million sale of its entire U.S. portfolio to a joint venture between HCP, Inc. and Brookdale Senior Living Inc.
Skadden is advising Life Time Fitness, Inc. in its $4 billion acquisition by affiliates of Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. and TPG Capital, L.P.
Skadden was recognized with awards for its work on two matters at the first annual IJGlobal Americas Awards.
Skadden is advising Brookdale Senior Living Inc. on its receipt of a notice of Sandell Asset Management Corp.'s intent to nominate three director candidates to stand for election to Brookdale's board of directors at the company’s 2015 annual meeting of stockholders.
Skadden advised Mitra Keluarga Karyasehat in connection with its $340 million IPO and listing on the Indonesian Stock Exchange.
Skadden represented The Coca-Cola Company in an €8.5 billion offering of notes — the largest-ever euro-denominated notes offering by a U.S. issuer.
Skadden is counsel of record on an amicus brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting challenges to state bans on same-sex marriage.
Our Washington, D.C. office has been named a Champion for Children for its support for Children's Law Center, which provides free legal services for at-risk children in Washington, D.C. who face abuse and neglect, need loving homes, or have special education and health needs.