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Skadden Again Named the 'Best-Branded Law Firm'

For the fourth consecutive year, Skadden took the top spot in a report that identifies law firms with the strongest brands.


Lehman Brothers Holdings Sells Stake in D. E. Shaw Group

Skadden is representing Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. in the sale of its 20 percent equity interest in the management companies of the D. E. Shaw group to an entity managed by Hillspire, LLC.


Nomad Holdings to Acquire Permira-Backed Iglo Foods Holdings

Skadden is representing the Permira funds in Nomad Holdings Limited's €2.6 billion acquisition of Iglo Foods Holdings Limited from a company backed by the Permira funds.


Skadden Wins 'Loan Deal of the Year' Award

Skadden was awarded "Loan Deal of the Year" at the annual International Financial Law Review European Awards, on April 16.


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.


Builders FirstSource to Acquire ProBuild

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


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.


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.