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Our commercially savvy lawyers regularly lead strategic transactions and complex disputes for clients in a variety of industries and regions. We’ve included a small selection of matters for your convenience.
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International Director in a successful request to delete an INTERPOL Red Notice issued in the context of an investment treaty arbitration.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has successfully advised the director of a company subject to an international arrest warrant issued in the context of an investment treaty dispute with a Middle Eastern country. Read More>

Morgan Stanley Capital Partners and Cadence Education in the sale of Cadence Education to Apax Partners.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Morgan Stanley Capital Partners (MSCP) and Cadence Education in the sale of Cadence Education, a leading provider of early childhood education in North America, to funds advised by Apax Partners. For more information, please see the company’s press release hereRead More>

Blackstone Group in its $2.7 billion sale of F&G to Fidelity National Financial.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Blackstone as the largest shareholder of FGL Holdings (F&G) (NYSE: FG) in the sale of F&G to Fidelity National Financial (FNL) (NYSE: FNF) for $2.7 billion. For more information, please see the company’s press release hereRead More>

PowerTeam Services, a Clayton, Dubilier & Rice portfolio company, in its purchase of Miller Pipeline and Minnesota Limited for $850 million in cash.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising PowerTeam Services, LLC in its purchase of Miller Pipeline and Minnesota Limited, wholly-owned subsidiaries of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP), for $850 million in cash. The combination of Miller Pipeline and Minnesota Limited with PowerTeam creates one of the largest integrated infrastructure services providers to the natural gas and electric industries in the United States.  For more information, please see the company’s press releaseRead More>

Roadrunner in the $225 million sale of its Prime Distribution Services business to C.H. Robinson.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (NYSE: RRTS) in its sale of its Prime Distribution Services business to C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHRW) for $225 million in cash. For more information, please see Roadrunner’s press release. Read More>

Tribune Media Company in the successful dismissal of a securities class action arising from the failed acquisition of Tribune by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP secured the dismissal of a putative securities class action filed against Tribune Media Company and certain of its officers and directors. Judge Charles P. Kocoras of the Northern District of Illinois dismissed the complaint in its entirety, with prejudice. Read More>