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Skadden represented Watson Laboratories, Inc. in securing severance of antitrust claims brought by the Federal Trade Commission relating to the pharmaceutical products Lidoderm and Opana ER.
Skadden is advising J.W. Childs in the $333 million sale of Esselte Group Holdings AB to ACCO Brands Corporation.
Skadden secured an affirmance in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit of lower court orders dismissing a putative class action against JP Morgan Chase & Co. and three other financial institutions.
Skadden is advising Duke Energy on two transactions totaling $2.4 billion: the $1.2 billion sale of its holdings in Brazil to China Three Gorges Corporation and the $1.2 billion sale of its holdings in Peru, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, El Salvador and Argentina to I Squared Capital Advisors.
Skadden is representing London-based private equity group Doughty Hanson in connection with its $1.65 billion disposal of LM Wind Power to General Electric.
Skadden is advising Pfizer Inc. on its $1 billion sale of its global infusion therapy business, Hospira Infusion Systems, to ICU Medical, Inc.
Skadden represented Hangzhou Liaison Interactive Information Technology Co. Ltd. in its investment in Newegg, Inc.
Skadden is advising the Austrian province of Carinthia and Kaerntner Ausgleichszahlungs-Fonds (K-AF), a special purpose vehicle set up by the province, in connection with the landmark debt restructuring of HETA Asset Resolution AG (HETA).
Skadden advised Ultrapar Participações S.A. in $750 million 10-year senior unsecured bonds issued by Ultrapar International S.A. and guaranteed by each of Ultrapar Participações S.A. and Ipiranga Produtos de Petróleo S.A.
Skadden secured a dismissal in federal court on behalf of its client Chase Bank USA, N.A. and six other payment card-issuing banks in an antitrust class action.