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07.27.16

Citrix’s GoTo Family of Products to Merge With LogMeIn

Skadden is advising Citrix Systems, Inc. on the merger of its GoTo business with LogMeIn, Inc. in a Reverse Morris Trust transaction valued at $1.8 billion.

07.26.16

Prominent Restructuring Duo Join Skadden's Restructuring Practice in New York

Skadden is pleased to announce that Paul Leake and Lisa Laukitis have joined the firm's New York office as partners in its Corporate Restructuring Group.

07.26.16

El Pollo Loco Secures Dismissal of Securities Action

Skadden won a motion to dismiss a putative securities class action brought against firm clients El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (EPL), Trimaran Capital Partners, Freeman Spogli & Co. and other individual defendants.

07.26.16

E*TRADE to Acquire OptionsHouse

Skadden is advising E*TRADE Financial Corporation on its $725 million acquisition of Aperture New Holdings, Inc.

07.25.16

Yahoo Operating Business to Be Acquired by Verizon

Skadden is advising Yahoo! Inc. on the approximately $4.83 billion acquisition of its operating business by Verizon Communications Inc.

07.22.16

Yadkin Financial Corporation to Merge With F.N.B. Corporation

Skadden is representing Yadkin Financial Corporation in its $1.4 billion acquisition by F.N.B. Corporation, creating a U.S. regional banking franchise, extending from the mid-Atlantic to the Southeast, with nearly $30 billion in total assets and more than 400 full-service banking offices.

07.19.16

Firm Advises on €1 Billion Veneto Banca Recapitalization

Skadden acted as counsel to the underwriters in connection with the Rule 144A/Regulation S offering by Veneto Banca S.p.A. of new ordinary shares for an aggregate amount of €1 billion.

07.19.16

CEMEX Holdings Philippines Lists on Philippine Stock Exchange

Skadden is representing CEMEX Holdings Philippines, Inc., one of the largest cement companies in the country, on its approximately 25.1 billion Philippine peso (US$535 million) initial public offering of common shares on the Philippine Stock Exchange.

07.12.16

Caesars Acquisition and Caesars Entertainment Amend Merger Agreement

Skadden served as counsel to the special committee of the board of directors of Caesars Acquisition Company in its amended and restated merger agreement with Caesars Entertainment Corporation.

07.12.16

Five Appellate Rulings Secured for LaSalle Bank

Skadden won five appellate rulings for LaSalle Bank, N.A. (now Bank of America) affirming favorable lower court rulings, also secured by Skadden, that dismissed LaSalle from pending litigation.

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