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Duke Energy Sells Stake in Crescent Resources

Skadden is representing Duke Energy Corporation in its sale of a 49% stake in Crescent Resources, LLC to Morgan Stanley Real Estate Fund V U.S. and its creation of a joint venture.


Compagnie Générale de Géophysique Acquires Veritas DGC

Skadden is representing Compagnie Générale de Géophysique (France) as co-counsel in its US$3.1 billion acquisition of Veritas DGC Inc.


Three Delta LLP Acquires Four Seasons Health Care Limited

Skadden is representing Three Delta LLP in its US$2.7 billion acquisition of Four Seasons Health Care Limited (United Kingdom) from private equity firm Allianz Capital Partners GmbH (Germany).


Rite Aid Acquires Brooks Eckerd Drugstore Chain

Skadden is representing Rite Aid Corporation in its US$3.4 billion acquisition of the Brooks Eckerd drugstore chain from The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. (Canada).


Skadden Wins Landmark Victory for State Farm in Nationwide Class Action

The California Superior Court in Los Angeles ruled in favor of Skadden client State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company in a 33-million member nationwide class action.


Fortress Investment Group Acquires Intrawest Corporation

Skadden is representing Fortress Investment Group in its $2.8 billion acquisition of Intrawest Corporation.


The President's New International Initiative to Combat Kleptocracy

U.S. Department of State - Press Release.


U.S. President's Statement on Kleptocracy

The White House - Press Release


Skadden Represents the Independent Members of the Board of Directors of Aramark Corporation

Skadden is representing The independent members of the Board of Directors of Aramark Corporation who were not on the Independent Committee in connection with the $8.3 billion going private management buyout of Aramark.


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.