Representation of manufacturer and distributor of volatile chemicals in connection with a Federal Trade Commission investigation of its client's sale of its regional business to a competitor. The FTC's investigation was predicated on its contention that the sale and non-competition agreement, was tantamount to a market allocation agreement in violation of Section 1 of the Sherman Act and Section 7 of the Clayton Act. The matter was settled without imposition of any penalties or sanctions against the client.
Representation of B piece and special servicer clients, handling in excess of $130billion in 2.0 CMBSsecuritizations.
Representation of an energy company in its $9.45 billion all-cash acquisition of another energy company, resulting in the creation of the largest utility holding company in the United States.
Handled the sale of over 2,000 REOs, with aggregate purchase prices in the billions of dollars, through both the negotiation and closing of individual sales and the structuring and sale by auction of multiple properties. The largest was approximately $216 million, which was the sale of a major hotel...