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21st Century Fox Makes Offer for Remaining Stake in Sky

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.


Sumitomo Corporation Acquires Fyffes

Skadden is advising J.P. Morgan as financial advisor to Sumitomo Corporation in its €751 million acquisition of Ireland-based Fyffes plc.


NHL Signs New NYC Headquarters Lease at One Manhattan West

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.


2017 Class of Skadden Fellows Named

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.


Liberty Mutual Insurance to Acquire Ironshore

Skadden is representing Liberty Mutual Insurance Company in its $3 billion acquisition of Ironshore Inc. from China-based Fosun International Limited.


Intralinks to Be Acquired by Synchronoss Technologies

The firm is representing Intralinks Holdings, Inc. in its $821 million acquisition by Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.


Otkritie Holding Acquires JSC Arkhangelskgeoldobycha

Skadden is advising Otkritie Holding in connection with its $1.45 billion acquisition of JSC Arkhangelskgeoldobycha from LUKOIL.


DNA Oyj Completes IPO

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.


KongZhong Enters Into Going-Private Transaction

Skadden is representing the special committee of the board of directors of China-based KongZhong Corp. in its $299 million going-private acquisition.


NBA Secures Dismissal of Suit by Former LA Clippers Owner

Skadden has secured the dismissal with prejudice of the appeal of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s lawsuit against two firm clients.