Diversity & Inclusion
Skadden is advising AEP Industries Inc. on its $765 million acquisition by Berry Plastics Group, Inc.
Skadden, Arps is pleased to announce that Tara Reinhart, current chief trial counsel for the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Bureau of Competition, will rejoin the firm's Antitrust and Competition Group as a partner in the Washington, D.C. office. Her practice will focus on civil litigation and government investigations, with an emphasis on complex antitrust litigation and international cartel probes.
Equality Illinois recognized Skadden as one of the top Illinois law firms leading the way in providing a safe and fair work environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees and engaging with the LGBT community.
Skadden is representing BioClinica, Inc. and its equity holders in the sale of BioClinica to Cinven Limited.
We represented Wells Fargo in the settlement of a matter with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) concerning the bank's servicing of student loans.
Skadden served as U.S. legal adviser to Hangzhou Liaison Interactive Information Technology Co. Ltd. in its acquisition of a majority 64.18 percent equity stake in Dehaier Medical Systems Limited.
On behalf of Mercury Insurance Company, Skadden won a motion for judgment on a petition for writ of mandate, vacating a $27.6 million penalty imposed by the California Department of Insurance (CDI).
On August 4, the en banc 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a 9th Circuit panel decision that extradition courts could not consider whether evidence submitted to them was obtained via torture.
On behalf of the NCAA, NBA, NFL, NHL and MLB, Skadden secured the affirmance of the grant of summary judgment and a permanent injunction preventing New Jersey from implementing sports betting in state casinos and racetracks.
Skadden is representing Dynegy Inc. in its $173 million sale of a 50 percent stake in Elwood Energy LLC to J-Power USA Development Co. Ltd.