Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
In this highly technical area, our group is widely known for their inventive and practical approach to solving problems and resolving business issues. Our team provides advice in connection with high-profile, multi-billion dollar M&A transactions, public proxy statements, compensation arrangements and ERISA fiduciary matters for investment funds and plan fiduciaries.
Jean McLoughlin is joining the firm as a partner in the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation practice, resident in the New York office.
Employee benefits partner Lawrence Witdorchic will speak on a panel at the Practising Law Institute’s program, “Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2019.”
Paul, Weiss is representing UK-based medical technology business Smith & Nephew plc in its all-cash $660 million acquisition of U.S.-based regenerative medicine maker Osiris Therapeutics, Inc.
Paul, Weiss is representing global entertainment company Boat Rocker Media in its significant financial investment in talent management and production company Untitled Entertainment.
Paul, Weiss is representing Advance Publications in its acquisition of Palladian Holdings, Inc., owner of Turnitin, a leading provider of plagiarism detection technology and other related products to schools, universities and publishers worldwide.
Paul, Weiss advised Preferred Sands, a leading producer of sand and resin coated proppants, in connection with a comprehensive restructuring transaction that included the restructuring of the Company’s indebtedness of more than $1.5 billion.
Paul, Weiss is representing Oak Hill Capital Partners in its commitment to lead recapitalization efforts, alongside Pamlico Capital, of Vast Broadband to support the company’s accelerated growth plans.
Paul, Weiss represented Bermuda reinsurance company Maiden Holdings, Ltd. in its sale of subsidiary Maiden Reinsurance North America, Inc. (Maiden Re North America), to Enstar Group Limited.
In a deal bringing together two of sports’ largest multimedia rights and sponsorship businesses, Paul, Weiss represented IMG College, the collegiate division of Endeavor, in its merger with Learfield.