Paul, Weiss Honored With Six Canadian Dealmakers Awards

Paul, Weiss has been recognized with six 2014 Canadian Dealmakers Awards, in more categories than any other law firm, Canadian or U.S.
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Client Alert: U.S. Supreme Court Limits Investor Suits for Misleading Statements of Opinion

PUBLICATION | Litigation | Securities Litigation | Charles E. Davidow | Andrew J. Ehrlich | Brad S. Karp | Daniel J. Kramer | William B. Michael | Richard A. Rosen | Audra J. Soloway | Alexandra M. Walsh | Brette Tannenbaum

The United States Supreme Court issued a decision yesterday that resolves a split in the federal courts of appeals regarding when statements of opinion may give rise to liability under…» more

HCP Announces $849 Million Acquisition of Private Pay Senior Housing Portfolio

NEWS | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Real Estate | Tax | IP Transactions | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Environmental

Paul, Weiss client HCP, Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire from Chartwell Retirement Residences a portfolio of private pay senior housing communities for $849…» more

Mitel Networks to Acquire Mavenir Systems for $560 Million

NEWS | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | IP Transactions | Tax | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Environmental | Real Estate

As reported in The Wall Street Journal  and other media outlets, Paul, Weiss client Mitel Networks Corporation announced that it had entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Mavenir Systems,…» more

Client Alert: Supreme Court Holds That the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board’s “Likelihood of Confusion” Decisions Are Eligible for Issue Preclusion in Federal Court

PUBLICATION | IP Litigation: Copyright & Trademark | Litigation | Lynn B. Bayard | Lewis R. Clayton | Jay Cohen | Leslie Gordon Fagen | Andrew G. Gordon | Catherine Nyarady | Elana R. Beale

On March 24, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States issued an important decision in B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Industries, Inc., No. 13-352 (Mar. 24, 2015), holding that…» more

Paul, Weiss Among Am Law 100 Firms Forming Cybersecurity Alliance

NEWS | Corporate | Litigation | Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization | Real Estate | Tax | Personal Representation | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Entertainment

As reported in The American Lawyer, Paul, Weiss is forming an alliance with at least five other Am Law 100 firms that will enable sharing of intelligence about cyber threats and vulnerability. » more

Client Alert: Delaware Court of Chancery Holds That Fee-Shifting Bylaw Does Not Apply to Former Stockholder

PUBLICATION | Mergers & Acquisitions | Matthew W. Abbott | Edward T. Ackerman | Angelo Bonvino | Ross A. Fieldston | Justin G. Hamill | Stephen P. Lamb | Jeffrey D. Marell | Toby S. Myerson | Carl L. Reisner | Taurie M. Zeitzer | Frances Mi | Matthew D. Stachel

In Strougo v. Hollander, the Delaware Court of Chancery held that a fee-shifting bylaw did not apply to a former stockholder's challenge to the fairness of a 10,000-to-1 reverse stock…» more

Leading Federal Prosecutor Joins Paul, Weiss

PUBLICATION | Litigation | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Richard C. Tarlowe

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP announced today that Richard C. Tarlowe, Chief of the Complex Frauds and Cybercrime Unit of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District…» more

Kohlberg Portfolio Company Sabre Acquires FWT from Satori Capital

NEWS | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Tax | IP Transactions | Real Estate | Environmental

Sabre Industries, Inc., a portfolio company of Paul, Weiss client Kohlberg & Company, LLC, announced its acquisition of FWT, LLC from Satori Capital. Texas-based Sabre is a leading producer of…» more

Paul, Weiss Selected for Two China Business Law Awards

AWARD | Asia | Private Equity Transactions | Communications & Technology

China Business Law Journal (CBLJ) recognized Paul, Weiss in two practice categories -- Private Equity and Venture Capital and Technology, Media and Telecommunications -- as part of its 2014 China…» more

The Deal Environment: Retail & Apparel

In this video interview, corporate partners  Jeffrey Marell and  Raphael Russo discuss an upturn in deal activity in the retail and apparel sectors, and identify significant issues that can arise while doing these deals.


Ted Wells Featured on the Cover of Savoy Magazine

AWARD | Litigation | Theodore V. Wells Jr.

Savoy magazine's spring 2015 issue features a cover story on litigation partner Ted Wells in conjunction with its "Most Influential Black Lawyers" list. The annual listing recognizes the "best of the best" black lawyers in top law firms and corporate counsel from Fortune 1000 companies.


The Road to Independence

VIDEO | Pro Bono | Litigation | Andrew G. Gordon

This video examines how Paul, Weiss and its client, Disability Advocates Inc. (now known as Disability Rights New York), helped adults with mental disabilities build new lives by securing a landmark settlement with the state of New York.


Women's Initiatives and Work-Life Balance

Nearly half of our lawyers are women and, since 1996, 30% of our partner promotions have been women (50% in the Litigation Department). Women comprise over 20% of the firm's partnership and women chair numerous firm committees.

"I am a mother to two young children and was elected to partnership while on an alternative work schedule. But it doesn't have to be about raising children. It's a personal decision, and Paul, Weiss recognizes this. Each alternative schedule is as unique as the participating attorney. Paul, Weiss supports its attorneys in their endeavor for excellence in their professional lives and for fulfillment in their personal lives."

Liza Velazquez, Partner, Litigation


Explore the Paul, Weiss Corporate Department

VIDEO | Corporate

In this video, Paul, Weiss partners and associates describe the work and culture of the corporate department, and focus on the education and experience new associates can expect.

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