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Delaware Court of Chancery Opines on the Meaning of “Commercially Reasonable Efforts” in a Pharmaceutical Earn-Out Provision

Observations and drafting suggestions for CRE terms in merger agreements, licenses, and royalty purchase agreements.

Client Alert | May 9, 2024

UK Public Company Takeovers Regime: Proposed Changes to Companies in Scope – What UK Companies, Their Shareholders & Bidders Need to Know

This update summarises the proposed scoping changes, the transitional arrangements and the implications for Excluded Companies and their shareholders and other parties considering a transaction involving an Excluded Company.

Client Alert | May 8, 2024

Important Updates on Spin-Offs and Debt Exchanges: Revenue Procedure 2024-24 and Notice 2024-38

Our lawyers review the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and Treasury Department’s updated guidelines on spin-offs and debt exchanges.

Client Alert | May 6, 2024

D CEO Magazine named Robert Little as Dealmaker of the Year

D CEO Magazine named Robert Little to its annual Mergers & Acquisitions list, which recognizes “the most impactful acquisitions, mergers, and other financial transactions in North Texas last year—and the dealmakers who made them happen.”

Firm News | May 3, 2024

Webcast: Unlocking Value – The What, Why and How of Spin-Offs

Our presenters explain the basic structure of spin-off transactions and discuss the pros and cons as compared to other separation alternatives, including carve-out IPOs.

Webcasts | May 1, 2024

Webcast: Joint Ventures – Hot Topics 2024

In this recorded webcast, seasoned practitioners from Gibson Dunn’s Corporate and Antitrust practices discuss best practices and the latest developments in joint venture formation and operation.

Webcasts | April 25, 2024

Best Lawyers in Singapore 2025 Recognizes Seven Gibson Dunn Lawyers

Best Lawyers in Singapore 2025 recognized seven Gibson Dunn attorneys as leading lawyers in their respective practice areas: Grace Chong – Financial Institutions; John Fadely – Private Equity Law, and Private Funds; Jai Pathak – Corporate Law, and Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Brad Roach – Energy Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, and Oil and Gas Law; Saptak Santra – Energy Law; Paul Tan – Arbitration and Mediation, and Litigation; and Jamie Thomas – Insolvency and Reorganization Law. 

Firm News | April 18, 2024

Gibson Dunn Advises I Squared Capital on Combination of North American Operations of Two of its Portfolio Companies

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP advised I Squared Capital, a leading independent global infrastructure investment manager, on the spin-off of the Canadian business of its European truck and trailer leasing company, TIP Group, to its US-based trailer lessor Transportation Equipment Network, formerly known as Star Leasing.

Firm News | April 18, 2024

Gibson Dunn Advised Ardian in Partnership with Indigo Group to Form New Canadian Joint Venture to Invest in Parking Assets

Gibson Dunn advised Ardian, a world-leading private investment house, in its partnership with Indigo Group, a global player in parking and urban mobility, to form a new Canadian joint venture to invest in parking assets.

Firm News | April 8, 2024

Webcast: M&A Insight: A.I. Issues, Climate Change Disclosures & Warranty Insurance

In this webcast, Gibson Dunn attorneys cover several M&A practice topics.

Webcasts | March 28, 2024

Gibson Dunn Ranked in Legal 500 EMEA 2024

The Legal 500 EMEA 2024 has recommended Gibson Dunn in 29 categories in Belgium, France, Germany, Saudi Arabia and UAE.

Firm News | March 27, 2024

Ryan Murr and Saee Muzumdar Named Among 2023 Top Ten Mid Cap M&A Lawyers in North America

MergerLinks named New York partner Saee Muzumdar and San Francisco partner Ryan Murr among the top ten lawyers in its 2023 Top Mid Cap M&A Lawyers in North America list.

Firm News | March 18, 2024

Gibson Dunn Advises ArcelorMittal on its €955 million Acquisition of Stake in Vallourec

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP has advised ArcelorMittal on its €955 million acquisition of an approximately 28.4% stake in Vallourec, a manufacturer of premium tubular steel products.

Firm News | March 14, 2024

Gibson Dunn Ranked in Chambers Europe 2024

Gibson Dunn received 38 rankings in Chambers Europe 2024: 27 individual rankings and 11 firm rankings.

Firm News | March 14, 2024

India Business Law Journal Names Gibson Dunn Transaction Among Its 2023 Deals of the Year

India Business Law Journal has named Roadzen’s merger with Vahanna Tech Edge Acquisition I Corp. among its 2023 Deals of the Year. Gibson Dunn advised Vahanna.

Firm News | March 13, 2024

Top Intellectual Property Issues to Think About in M&A Deals

An overview of intellectual property considerations in M&A transactions, which can impact valuation and the ability to operate after closing.

Client Alert | March 13, 2024

M&A in Germany 2024 – Relevant legal changes, an Outlook

Our lawyers provide a summary of recent developments and upcoming legislative changes in German corporate law that will impact the M&A market this year.

Client Alert | March 12, 2024

Behind The ‘CVR Spin’ Method Of Unlocking Assets In M&A

San Francisco partner Ryan Murr, Washington, D.C. partner Stephen Glover and San Francisco partner Branden Berns are the authors of "Behind The 'CVR Spin' Method Of Unlocking Assets In M&A" published by Law360 on March 11, 2024. 

Article | March 11, 2024

The Legal 500 2024 M&A Powerlist Recognizes Four Gibson Dunn Partners

Four Gibson Dunn partners were featured by The Legal 500 in its 2024 M&A Powerlist.

Firm News | March 6, 2024

Delaware Court of Chancery Invalidates Consent Rights and Certain Designation-Related Rights in a Stockholder Agreement

The decision raises questions as to the validity of certain stockholder consent and designation-related rights found in many public and private company stockholder agreements.

Client Alert | February 28, 2024

Revised Market Definition Notice Gives European Commission Increased Flexibility in Competition Assessments

The European Commission has revised its Market Definition Notice, softening the rigidity of the Commission’s earlier approach and granting it more flexibility in competition assessments, particularly in relation to digital and R&D intensive markets.

Client Alert | February 23, 2024

Webcast: M&A Hot Topics 2024

In the face of a rocky year for M&A transactions, 2023 presented new issues for dealmakers. Hear from seasoned practitioners on how deals are getting done and the issues being confronted.

Publications | February 8, 2024

SEC Adopts Final Rules to Align SPACs More Closely with IPOs

Among the meaningful changes in the Final Rules, the Commission did not adopt a safe harbor from the “investment company” definition under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the “Investment Company Act”) for SPACs.

Client Alert | February 2, 2024

Candice Choh and Marcellus McRae Named Among Los Angeles’ 2024 Leaders of Influence: Minority Attorneys

The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Century City partner Candice Choh and Los Angeles partner Marcellus McRae in its Leaders of Influence: Minority Attorneys list, which honors “standout minority attorneys considered to be particularly impactful on the legal scene while serving as trusted advisors in the LA region.”

Firm News | January 26, 2024

Who’s Who Legal Germany 2024 Recognizes Six Gibson Dunn Partners

The Who’s Who Legal Germany 2024 guide recommended Frankfurt partners Dirk Oberbracht in M&A, Georg Weidenbach in Competition, and Finn Zeidler in Commercial Litigation, and Munich partners Lutz Englisch in M&A, Ferdinand Fromholzer in Corporate Governance and M&A, and Benno Schwartz in Investigations.

Firm News | January 26, 2024

FTC Publishes Revised Hart-Scott-Rodino Notification Thresholds for 2024

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced its annual update of Hart-Scott-Rodino thresholds for pre-merger notifications of certain M&A transactions.

Client Alert | January 24, 2024

An Analysis of IQVIA/Propel Media and Its Potential Effect on Merger Enforcement

Our lawyers provide an analysis of IQVIA/Propel Media and its potential effect on merger enforcement.

Client Alert | January 23, 2024

Gibson Dunn Ranked in 2024 Chambers Greater China Region Guide

Gibson Dunn earned 10 firm rankings and 20 individual rankings in the 2024 edition of the Chambers Greater China Region guide.

Firm News | January 18, 2024

Gibson Dunn Ranked in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2024

Gibson Dunn has been recognized in 23 categories in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 Asia Pacific. 

Firm News | January 17, 2024

Top Labor and Employee Benefits Issues to Think About in M&A Deals

Our lawyers discuss the top labor and employee benefits considerations in M&A transactions.

Client Alert | January 17, 2024

Lawdragon Names 22 Partners Among its 2024 500 Leading Lawyers in America and Hall of Fame Honorees

Lawdragon named 22 Gibson Dunn partners to its 2024 500 Leading Lawyers in America, a guide to the nation’s top lawyers.

Firm News | January 12, 2024

PFI Names Gigapower, a Joint Venture between AT&T and BlackRock, as 2023 Americas Digital Deal of the Year

Gigapower, LLC, a joint venture between AT&T and investment management company BlackRock, has been named the 2023 Americas Digital Deal of the Year by Project Finance International.

Firm News | January 11, 2024

Termination of Adobe / Figma Merger

On 18 December 2023, Adobe and Figma mutually agreed to terminate their $20 billion merger deal, after they concluded that there was “no clear path” to get clearance from EU and UK antitrust regulators.

Client Alert | December 27, 2023

U.S. Antitrust Agencies Release Revised 2023 Merger Guidelines Designed to Increase Scrutiny of Deals

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice have jointly released the final version of the 2023 Merger Guidelines, designed to increase scrutiny of deals.

Client Alert | December 21, 2023

Gibson Dunn Ranked in 2024 Chambers Asia-Pacific

Gibson Dunn earned 13 firm rankings and 15 individual rankings in the 2024 edition of Chambers Asia-Pacific. 

Firm News | December 14, 2023

Gibson Dunn Represented PT Asianet Media Teknologi in Joint Acquisition with Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison of PT MNC Kabel Mediacom

Gibson Dunn represented PT Asianet Media Teknologi (Asianet), a Lightstorm Group entity, in the joint acquisition by Asianet and Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison of PT MNC Kabel Mediacom, a leading fiber-based network services provider in Indonesia.

Firm News | December 7, 2023

Webcast: M&A Insights – How to Use CVRs to Bridge Valuation Gaps, DOJ Self-Disclosure Guidelines for M&A, and Shareholder Activism Update

Join us for a 30-minute briefing covering several M&A practice topics. The program is the fourth in a series of quarterly webcasts designed to provide quick insights into emerging issues and practical advice on how to manage common M&A problems.

Webcasts | December 6, 2023

Top Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Issues to Think About in M&A Deals

Our lawyers provide an overview of global data privacy and cybersecurity considerations and red flags in M&A transactions.

Client Alert | November 14, 2023

Who’s Who Legal Recognizes 42 Gibson Dunn Partners in its 2024 Thought Leaders USA Guide

The inaugural edition of Who's Who Legal's 2024 Thought Leaders: USA featured 42 partners from Gibson Dunn.

Firm News | November 13, 2023

M&A Report – Delaware Court of Chancery Narrows Enforceability of Con Ed Provision

The Delaware Court of Chancery has narrowed the enforceability of a “Con Ed” provision that allows a target company to seek lost stockholder premium as damages resulting from acquiror breach in a failed deal structured as a merger.

Client Alert | November 8, 2023

Gibson Dunn Named Among Top Law Firms in Germany 2023/2024

German publication Kanzleimonitor 2023/2024 ranked Gibson Dunn among the top law firms overall in Germany. The recommendations are based on a survey of in-house counsel.

Firm News | November 3, 2023

Best Law Firms® Names Gibson Dunn “Law Firm of the Year” for 2024 in Appellate Practice and in Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Best Law Firms awarded Gibson Dunn its 2024 “Law Firm of the Year” in two categories – Appellate Practice and Mergers and Acquisitions Law.

Firm News | November 2, 2023

Leading German Legal Publication JUVE Recommends Gibson Dunn Germany in its Annual Handbook 2023/2024

The leading German legal publication JUVE recommended Gibson Dunn in Germany in the 2023/2024 edition of its annual directory.

Firm News | October 27, 2023

Twenty-eight Partners Named Among the 2024 Lawdragon 500 Leading Dealmakers in America

Twenty-eight Gibson Dunn partners were named among the 2024 Lawdragon 500 Leading Dealmakers in America.

Firm News | October 24, 2023

SEC Adopts Significant Amendments to Beneficial Ownership Reporting Requirements and Provides Guidance on Derivatives Reporting and Group Formation Matters

On October 10, 2023, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted final rules, significantly amending the beneficial ownership reporting requirements under Regulation 13D-G as promulgated pursuant to Sections 13(d) and 13(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. 

Client Alert | October 13, 2023

Tech M&A Due Diligence Checklist: Sector-Specific Concerns

Palo Alto partners Ed Batts and Carrie LeRoy and Houston partner Charles Walker are the authors of "Tech M&A Due Diligence Checklist: Sector-Specific Concerns" published by Law360 on October 3, 2023. 

Article | October 3, 2023

Webcast: M&A Insights – Buyer Liability for Sell-Side Breaches of Fiduciary Duty, the Impact of the Proposed Hart-Scott-Rodino Rule Changes, and Identifying Asset Sales that Require Stockholder Approval

Join us for a 30-minute briefing covering several M&A practice topics. The program is the third in a series of quarterly webcasts designed to provide quick insights into emerging issues and practical advice on how to manage common M&A problems.

Webcasts | October 3, 2023

Law360 Names Eight Gibson Dunn Partners as 2023 MVPs

Law360 named eight Gibson Dunn partners among its 2023 MVPs. 

Firm News | October 2, 2023

Gibson Dunn Advises John Laing on Acquisition of UK Portfolio from HICL Infrastructure PLC

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP advised investor and active manager of core infrastructure assets John Laing on its acquisition of a portfolio of five UK assets from HICL Infrastructure PLC.

Press Releases | September 28, 2023

FTC Challenges Roll-Up Strategy as Illegal Monopolization

On September 21, 2023, the Federal Trade Commission, delivering on recent agency promises to increase scrutiny of private equity-backed transactions and strategies, released a complaint filed against private equity sponsor Welsh, Carson, Anderson, and Stowe and U.S. Anesthesia Partners, a Texas-based provider of anesthesia services and Welsh Carson portfolio company. With this slate of claims, the FTC takes aim at Welsh Carson and USAP’s serial acquisitions over a decade, post-merger conduct, and the “roll-up” strategy employed by USAP and Welsh Carson.

Client Alert | September 27, 2023