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Skadden is advising Sealed Air Corporation on its $3.2 billion carve-out sale to Bain Capital Private Equity of its Diversey Care division and the food hygiene and cleaning business within its Food Care division.
Skadden is advising the French state, Agence des Participations de l'Etat, in connection with the €1.92 billion sale of its interest in Peugeot S.A., a Euronext Paris-listed car manufacturer, to Bpifrance, a French sovereign fund jointly owned by the state and the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations.
We were named International Arbitration Team of the Year at the 2017 Legal Business Awards on March 23 in London.
Skadden is pleased to announce that Jonathan L. Marcus, former general counsel for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), has joined the firm's Derivatives Group as of counsel in the Washington, D.C. office. His practice will focus on financial services regulatory and legislative advice, as well as civil and appellate litigation and government investigatory matters.
According to statistics from Lex Machina, Skadden served as defense counsel in more federal securities cases in the U.S. from 2009 to 2016 than any other firm.
Skadden is advising Citigroup in connection with Wirecard AG's purchase of the customer portfolio of Citi's merchant acquiring business in 11 Asia Pacific markets.
Skadden is advising PIK Group, Russia's leading residential real estate developer, on its $255 million cash tender offer for global depositary receipts listed on the London Stock Exchange and the subsequent cancellation of its U.K. listing.
Skadden secured approval for oil-and-gas operator Triangle USA Petroleum Corp.'s reorganization plan at a hearing in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware in Wilmington.
Skadden is representing Intel Corporation in its approximately $15.3 billion acquisition of Mobileye N.V.
Skadden successfully defeated an attempted interlocutory appeal of an order denying class certification in a putative securities class action brought against UBS Financial Services Incorporated of Puerto Rico and other defendants.