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Clients rely on our Finance Group to help them navigate the business and legal complexities of novel and multi-dimensional debt financing transactions. Our versatile finance practitioners work closely with our mergers and acquisitions, securities, tax, real estate and bankruptcy lawyers to provide seamless advice and innovative solutions that address our clients' debt financing needs related to all types of transactions and capital structures.
Paul, Weiss advised Canopy Growth Corporation in its credit agreement with funds advised by King Street Capital Management, L.P. Under the terms of the agreement, Canopy Growth has raised a $750 million senior secured term loan, and has the ability to obtain up to an additional $500 million of incremental senior secured debt.
KPS Capital Creates Speira Holdings and Completes $1.67 Billion Acquisition of Norsk Hydro’s Aluminum Rolling Business
Paul, Weiss advised KPS Capital Partners, LP in its creation of Speira Holdings, LP and in Speira’s approximately $1.67 billion acquisition of the global aluminum rolling business from Norsk Hydro ASA.
Paul, Weiss is advising Redbox, a leading multiplatform destination for new-release movies and entertainment, in its combination with Seaport Global Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company.
Corporate partner Manuel Frey and litigation partner Jane O’Brien participated in a video interview with Regulatory Compliance Watch.
The sudden and rapid rise of virtual currencies, coupled with the potential applications of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies across virtually all industries, has generated a wave of innovation, disruptive businesses and a modern digital economy. This series of white papers examines the new legal and regulatory issues in these areas that are cropping up every day.
Paul, Weiss is advising Roark Capital in its acquisition of Nothing Bundt Cakes, a market-leading franchisor and operator of gourmet bakeries offering specialty bundt cakes in 390 locations across the U.S. and Canada.
Paul, Weiss is advising funds and accounts managed by affiliates of Apollo Capital Management, L.P. in a joint proposal, alongside Knighthead Capital Management LLC and Certares Opportunities LLC, to sponsor Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.’s chapter 11 plan of reorganization and to fund Hertz’s and its affiliates’ exit from bankruptcy.
Paul, Weiss represented Zaxby’s Operating Company L.P., a Georgia-based chain of 911 restaurants across 17 states in the Southern U.S., in connection with its inaugural whole-business securitization.
Corporate partner Manuel Frey and associate Anastasia Peterson co-authored the “United States” chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) to: Derivatives 2020, published by the Global Legal Group Ltd., London.