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.

Treasury Issues Inversion Regulations, Proposes Sweeping Changes to Debt/Equity Classification

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.

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New Guidance Takes Another Run at Inversions

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.

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Paul, Weiss Advises Second Lien Lender Group in Record-Setting Prepackaged Chapter 11 Restructuring

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.

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Gores Metropoulos Completes $400 Million IPO

Paul, Weiss represented Dean Metropoulos, a veteran investor in the food and consumer space, in connection with the initial public offering of Gores Metropoulos, Inc. 

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Aurora Cannabis Closes Convertible Bond Offering

Aurora Cannabis Inc. closed its offering of $345 million aggregate principal amount of 5.5% convertible senior notes due 2024. 

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Authentic Brands and Tilray Announce Joint Venture to Market and Distribute Cannabis Products

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. 

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Oak Hill and Pamlico to Lead Recapitalization of Vast Broadband

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.

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Maiden Holdings Completes Sale of U.S. Diversified Business to Enstar Group Limited

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. 

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CDPQ, the Carlyle Group and Stone Point Acquire Sedgwick in $6.7 Billion Transaction

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.

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IMG College and Learfield Complete Merger

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. 

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