Diversity & Inclusion
Skadden advised F.I.L.A. (Fabbrica Italiana Lapis e Affini S.p.A.) in its acquisition of U.K.-based Daler-Rowney from Electra.
Skadden represented the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) in defeating a preliminary injunction application brought by the Elite Rodeo Association (ERA) and its athlete-owners.
Skadden is advising Japan-based Nippon Steel Sumitomo Metal Corporation in connection with its subscription, alongside Bpifrance, to the share capital increase of Vallourec for a total amount of €1 billion.
Skadden advised the special committee of the board of directors of China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited in its $408 million going-private acquisition.
Skadden is advising global investment firm Permira on the $895 million sale of Ireland-based medical device maker Creganna Medical, a company backed by the Permira funds, to TE Connectivity.
Skadden advised Hong Kong-based private equity firm Forebright Capital Management Ltd. in the $98.5 million going-private acquisition of China's Jinpan International Ltd.
Skadden secured a victory in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey in a patent infringement dispute brought against client Johnson Matthey, Inc., a manufacturer of catalyst materials and supplier of active pharmaceutical ingredients to drug companies.
Skadden is representing Leidos Holdings Inc. in its $5 billion combination with Lockheed Martin's realigned information systems and global solutions business in a Reverse Morris Trust transaction.
Skadden is advising the Austrian province of Carinthia, Kaerntner Landesholding and Kaerntner Ausgleichszahlungs-Fonds, a special purpose vehicle set up by the province, in connection with the debt restructuring of HETA Asset Resolution AG, one of the largest capital markets debt restructurings in Europe in recent history.
Skadden advised Internet Plus Holdings, a holding company created by Meituan and Dianping, on a $3.3 billion round of venture funding, the largest ever undertaken. The firm also advised Dianping on its strategic transaction with Meituan in October.