Landmark Antitrust Victory for Becton Dickinson in the Fifth Circuit

Paul, Weiss secured a significant antitrust appellate victory for global medical technology company Becton Dickinson & Company.
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Qualcomm to Acquire NXP

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

Paul, Weiss represents wireless technology leader Qualcomm Incorporated in its agreement to acquire NXP Semiconductors for $47 billion. » more

JPMorgan Settles Referral Hiring Investigations

NEWS | Anti-Corruption & FCPA | Litigation | Financial Institutions | White Collar & Regulatory Defense

Paul, Weiss represented JPMorgan in connection with its recent resolutions with the U.S. Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Reserve relating to investigations of…» more

ADT Acquired by Funds Affiliated With Apollo

NEWS | Corporate | Private Equity | Mergers & Acquisitions | Finance

ADT Corporation, a leading provider of monitored security, interactive home and business automation and related monitoring services in the U.S. and Canada, announced the successful completion of the previously…» more

Agrium and PotashCorp to Merge, Creating $36 Billion Company

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

Paul, Weiss is advising Agrium Inc. in its $36 billion merger of equals agreement with Potash Corporation.» more

Citigroup Wins Dismissal of Auction Rate Securities Suit

NEWS | Litigation | Securities Litigation | Financial Institutions

Justice Jeffrey K. Oing of the New York Supreme Court issued an order dismissing on statute of limitations grounds claims brought by All Children's Hospital (ACH) against Paul, Weiss client Citigroup Global…» more

Apollo to Acquire Rackspace for $4.3 Billion

NEWS | Corporate | Private Equity | Mergers & Acquisitions | Finance | Tax | Investment Management | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Litigation | IP Transactions | Real Estate | Environmental

Paul, Weiss represents Apollo Global Management, LLC, in its agreement to acquire Rackspace, a leading cloud management company, for $32 per share in cash. In connection with the transaction, funds managed by…» more

WME IMG to Acquire UFC

NEWS | Mergers & Acquisitions | Media & Entertainment | Entertainment | Private Equity | Corporate | Tax | Litigation | Real Estate | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Environmental

Paul, Weiss is representing WME IMG in its agreement to acquire Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the world's premier professional mixed martial arts organization. WME IMG will also serve as UFC's operating…» more

A Supreme Court Victory for Racial Diversity in College Admissions

NEWS | Pro Bono | Litigation | Theodore V. Wells Jr. | Jaren Janghorbani | Jennifer H. Wu | Sidney S. Rosdeitcher | Yahonnes Cleary | Luke B. Murumba | Kaveri Vaid

In a historic decision, Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, the Supreme Court upheld the use of race as one factor among many that may be taken into account by the University of Texas in its …» more

Time Warner Cable Completes Merger With Charter Communications

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

Paul, Weiss represented Time Warner Cable Inc. in its completed merger with Charter Communications, Inc. As a result of the merger, Charter and Time Warner Cable have both become wholly owned subsidiaries of a new, …» more

Client Alert: Supreme Court Reaffirms Dirks

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In its first opinion on the scope of insider trading liability in nearly twenty years, the Supreme Court in Salman v. United States addressed whether insider trading liability can arise where a tipper makes a "gift" of confidential information to a trading friend or relative but receives no financial or other tangible benefit in return.

Brexit – Legal Developments and Political Uncertainty

The uncertainty around Brexit has only increased in the wake of the U.K. High Court's recent ruling that the process cannot begin without approval from Parliament. In this video, corporate partner Mark Bergman discusses the implications of the decision and other political developments that are unfolding in the Brexit process.

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Q&A With Our Chair, Brad Karp

VIDEO | Brad S. Karp | Corporate | Litigation | Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization | Real Estate | Tax | Personal Representation | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Entertainment

In this interview, Chair Brad Karp discusses with Matthew Winkler, editor-in-chief emeritus at Bloomberg News, the role that the firm's culture and strategic vision have played in the continued success of Paul, Weiss.

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Women, Law and Leadership: Paul, Weiss and the Women in Law Empowerment Forum

VIDEO | Corporate | Litigation | Valerie E. Radwaner

Paul, Weiss was awarded Gold Standard Certification by the Women in Law Empowerment Forum in 2015 for its representation of women in leadership. In this video, Paul, Weiss Deputy Chair Valerie Radwaner and WILEF Global Chair Elizabeth Anne "Betiayn" Tursi discuss the significance of this honor.

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Paul, Weiss Announces Election of Three New Partners

PUBLICATION | David M. Klein | Brian C. Lavin | Richard C. Tarlowe | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Litigation | White Collar & Regulatory Defense | Cybersecurity & Data Protection | Anti-Corruption & FCPA

Paul, Weiss has announced that three new partners have been elected to the partnership, effective January 1, 2017: David M. Klein, Brian C. Lavin and Richard C. Tarlowe. All are resident in Paul, Weiss's New York office.

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Women at Paul, Weiss

Nearly half of our lawyers are women and, since 1996, more than 30% of our partner promotions have been women (50% in the Litigation Department). Women comprise nearly 25% of the firm's partnership and women are in numerous leadership positions around the firm.

"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

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Paul, Weiss and Jeanette Chan Honored With Asia Women in Business Law Awards

AWARD | Asia | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Private Equity | Communications & Technology | Jeanette K. Chan

Paul, Weiss and Jeanette Chan, managing partner of the China practice, have been recognized with Asia Women in Business Law Awards by the Euromoney Legal Media Group. 

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Ted Wells Receives Charles Hamilton Houston Medal of Freedom from Harvard Law School

AWARD | Litigation | Theodore V. Wells Jr.

Ted Wells has been honored by Harvard Law School with its highest honor, the Charles Hamilton Houston Medal of Freedom.

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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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