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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.

11.29.16 Acquires Skyscanner

Skadden is advising China-based International, Ltd. on its £1.4 billion acquisition of U.K.-based Skyscanner Holdings Limited.


Azure Power Completes NYSE IPO

Skadden represented Azure Power Global, an Indian solar power company, in its U.S. IPO on the New York Stock Exchange and its concurrent private placement.


IAC/InterActiveCorp Acquires MyHammer Holding

Skadden advised IAC/InterActiveCorp on its acquisition of MyHammer Holding AG.