Identifying obscure but potentially costly tax issues is a skill. Solving them in the context of our client’s goals is an art, and one that Paul, Weiss practices at the highest level. Working closely with the Corporate and Bankruptcy Departments, our tax lawyers help clients solve problems, avoid pitfalls and uncover hidden value in all types of transactions.
On April 4, 2016, as the most recent step in its ongoing battle against inversion transactions, the U.S. Department of Treasury issued both new temporary and proposed regulations addressing certain inversion and post-inversion restructuring transactions and debt/equity characterizations.
In this video, tax partner Jeffrey Samuels, co-chair of the tax department, discusses the additional inversion guidance issued by the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service, which intends to target the tax benefits of corporate inversions, including pending transactions.
Paul, Weiss advised an ad hoc group of prepetition second lien lenders in connection with the chapter 11 cases of FULLBEAUTY Brands Holdings Corp. and certain affiliates.
Paul, Weiss is representing Authentic Brands Group (ABG) in a long-term revenue sharing agreement with Canadian pharmaceutical and cannabis company Tilray, Inc. to market and distribute a portfolio of consumer cannabis products within ABG’s brand portfolio in jurisdictions where regulations permit.
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.
Paul, Weiss advised Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) in its acquisition, alongside funds managed by the Carlyle Group and funds affiliated with Stone Point Capital, of Sedgwick for approximately $6.7 billion.
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.