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The firm is representing 21st Century Fox, Inc. (as co-counsel) in connection with its proposed $14.1 billion acquisition of the remaining 61 percent stake in U.K.-based Sky plc it does not already own.
Skadden is advising J.P. Morgan as financial advisor to Sumitomo Corporation in its €751 million acquisition of Ireland-based Fyffes plc.
Skadden advised the National Hockey League on a 20-year headquarters lease with Brookfield Property Partners for approximately 160,000 square feet of office space at One Manhattan West.
Skadden has announced its 2017 class of Skadden fellows, a group of 30 graduating law students and judicial clerks who are devoting the next two years of their professional careers to public interest work.
Skadden is representing Liberty Mutual Insurance Company in its $3 billion acquisition of Ironshore Inc. from China-based Fosun International Limited.
The firm is representing Intralinks Holdings, Inc. in its $821 million acquisition by Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.
Skadden is advising Otkritie Holding in connection with its $1.45 billion acquisition of JSC Arkhangelskgeoldobycha from LUKOIL.
The firm represented Finland-based telecommunications service provider DNA Oyj in its listing of ordinary shares on the Nasdaq Helsinki Stock Exchange and €474.3 million initial public offering.
Skadden is representing the special committee of the board of directors of China-based KongZhong Corp. in its $299 million going-private acquisition.
Skadden has secured the dismissal with prejudice of the appeal of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s lawsuit against two firm clients.