Latham & Watkins corporate partner Jennifer Perkins is part of the team advising Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc. in its combination with a wholly subsidiary of Interval Leisure Group (ILG).
Devora W. Allon, a litigation partner with Kirkland & Ellis, co-led the team that recently scored a victory for Bain Capital, Golden Gate Capital and their portfolio company BMC Software in a large statutory appraisal action before the Delaware Court of Chancery.
Katherine D. Ashley, a corporate partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, is part of the team advising Gannett Co. in its acquisition of Journal Media Group Inc. Under the terms of the deal, Gannett will acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Journal Media Group for approximately...
Mayer Brown partner Elizabeth Raymond led the team that represented Wells Fargo & Co. in its acquisition of GE Capital’s Commercial Distribution Finance and Vendor Finance platforms, as well as part of GE Capital’s Corporate Finance business
Deborah Marcuse, managing partner of the New York office of Sanford Heisler Kimpel, is representing Maria Sicola in a $40 million employment discrimination lawsuit against Cushman & Wakefield in Supreme Court in New York County.
In 1980, a centuries-old Stradivarius violin was stolen from violinist and teacher Roman Totenberg. When he passed away in 2012, the violin was still missing. But thanks in part to WilmerHale partner Sharon Cohen Levin, the instrument is now back with the family.
Jenner & Block partner Susan J. Kohlmann led the team that recently won a victory for the estate of Elaine Steinbeck, the late wife of novelist John Steinbeck, and all of its beneficiaries. U.S. District Judge Terry J. Hatter Jr. of the Central District of California dismissed with prejudice the...
A team from Schiff Hardin that included partner Sondra Hemeryck recently scored a win for client Michael Jordan when a jury in federal court in Chicago found that grocery store chain Safeway and Dominick’s made unauthorized use of the basketball legend’s identity.
O’Melveny & Myers partner Courtney Dyer was one of the leaders on the team that advised Dealertrack Technologies Inc. in its sale to Cox Automotive Inc.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges recently obtained a victory in a federal multidistrict antitrust litigation encompassing two nationwide class actions and more than 10 individual lawsuits when the court denied plaintiffs’ motion to certify a class of consumers, according to the firm. Weil partner Carrie Mahan Anderson represents Michael Foods Inc....