Skadden received the best practice award for career management and diversity at the 11th annual Legal Trophies ceremony in Paris on November 28. The event acknowledges the achievements of private practitioners, in-house lawyers and others in the French legal profession. The firm was recognized...
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Skadden is representing Permira Advisers Ltd., along with a group of Canadian investors, in their $1.1 billion acquisition of Atrium Innovations Inc.
Skadden earned top honors for the "Best Use of Technology" at the British Legal Awards on November 28.
Skadden is representing Outokumpu, the leading Finnish-based stainless steel manufacturer, in connection with its proposed sale of Acciai Speciali Terni, an Italian-based stainless steel unit, and VDM, a German-based high-performance alloys unit, to ThyssenKrupp, announced on November 29.
Skadden is representing Devon Energy Corporation in its $6 billion acquisition of GeoSouthern Energy's holdings in the Eagle Ford shale formation in Texas.
Skadden again ranked as the No. 1 firm in the country for innovation in the legal sector in the Financial Times’ annual “US Innovative Lawyers” report, published November 21.
Skadden secured the dismissal of a False Claims Act qui tam action filed against Ascension Health and three affiliated Tennessee hospitals alleging the defendants submitted false claims to Medicare for ultrasound tests that did not meet local coverage criteria.
Skadden is the top-ranked firm in BTI Consulting's "Client Service A-Team 2014" report, published on November 19. The report discusses the law firms that, according to BTI, corporate counsel say deliver the best client service.
Skadden is representing JLL Partners in a series of transactions aggregating $2.6 billion with Royal DSM, a Dutch chemicals and nutrition company, and Patheon Inc.