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Universal Computer and Reynolds and Reynolds to Merge

Skadden represented Universal Computer Systems Inc. in its merger with The Reynolds & Reynolds Company. The all-cash transaction is valued at $2.8 billion, including the assumption of Reynolds debt.


Doughty Hanson and Providence Equity to Jointly Acquire Caudwell Group

Skadden is representing Doughty Hanson & Co. in the US$2.8 billion joint acquisition with private equity firm Providence Equity Partners Inc. of The Caudwell Group (United Kingdom).


Skadden Named the Best Corporate Law Firm in the United States by Corporate Board Member (July/August 2006) Magazine

For the sixth straight year, Skadden, Arps was named the best corporate law firm in the United States in Corporate Board Member magazine's survey of "America's Best Corporate Law Firms."


Skadden Represents Oji Paper in Its Hostile Acquisition by Hokuetsu Paper Mills

Skadden is representing Oji Paper Company, Ltd. (Japan) in its proposed US$1.5 billion hostile acquisition via a tender offer of Hokuetsu Paper Mills, Ltd. (Japan).


Skadden Represents Credit Suisse as Financial Advisor to Special Committee of Board of Directors of HCA in Its Leveraged Buyout

Skadden is representing Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC as financial advisor to the special committee of the board of directors of HCA Inc.


Skadden Represents Leonard Green & Partners and Texas Pacific Group in Their Leveraged Buyout of PETCO

Skadden is representing California-based Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. and Texas Pacific Group in their $1.8 billion leveraged buyout of California-based PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc.


Skadden Represents EMC in Its Acquisition of RSA Security

Skadden is representing EMC Corporation in its $2.1 billion acquisition of RSA Security Inc.


Los Angeles Times Profiles "Giving Local Artists a Good First Shot"

View Los Angeles Times article "Giving Local Artists a Good First Shot."


Skadden Represents Univision in Leveraged Buyout by Investor Consortium

Skadden is representing Univision Communications Inc. in its $13.5 billion leveraged buyout by a consortium.


Skadden Named Best Legal Advisors – Asia by Global Finance

Skadden has been named "Best Legal Advisors – Asia" in the Global Finance World's Best Investment Bank Awards 2006.