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Kate Spade Acquired by Coach for $2.4 Billion

Paul, Weiss represented high-end handbag and apparel maker Kate Spade and Company in its $2.4 billion all-cash acquisition by Coach, Inc., a leading New York luxury accessories company. The transaction valued Kate Spade at $18.50 per share.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Robert Schumer, Thomas de la Bastide, Robert Zochowski and Lawrence Wee and counsel Brian Scrivani, Nathan Sawyer and Stephen Koo; employee benefits partner Lawrence Witdorchic; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon; litigation partners Aidan Synnott, Allan Arffa, Andrew Gordon and Leslie Fagen; real estate partner Salvatore Gogliormella; tax partner David Sicular and counsel Colin Kelly; and antitrust counsel Marta Kelly.

July 12, 2017

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