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Steptoe & Johnson LLP | European Union | 17 Feb 2020

Sale Restrictions in the European Union Attract Large Fines

On January 30, 2020, The European Commission fined a group of companies belonging to the Comcast Group, including NBCUniversal, €14.327 million for…
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Bird & Bird LLP | United Kingdom | 14 Mar 2019

The battle for Sky plc: the Chain Principle and Panel appeals

One of the most high profile bid situations during 2018 involved the competitive offers for Sky by 21 Century Fox and Comcast. For a public process…
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Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP | United Kingdom | 30 Jan 2019

Sky takeover – regulating an auction process

One of the highest profile public M&A transactions of 2018 was the competitive takeover battle between Comcast and Fox for control of Sky, against the backdrop of Disney's proposed merger with Fox. As the first competitive process to proceed to an auction since the introduction of the default auction rules into Appendix 8 of the Takeover Code in 2015, the auction for Sky has been watched......
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Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP | United Kingdom | 23 Jan 2019

Sky takeover – applying the chain principle

One of the highest profile public M&A transactions of 2018 was the competitive takeover battle between Comcast and Fox for the control of Sky, against the backdrop of Disney's proposed merger with Fox. As Disney was proposing to merge with Fox and one of Fox's assets was a 39% stake in Sky (which is subject to the Takeover Code), the Takeover Panel Executive had to consider whether to apply......
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Seyfarth Shaw LLP | USA | 14 Jan 2019

5 Key Trends In Workplace Class Action Litigation For 2018: #1 The Impact Of The U.S. Supreme Court Rulings

The first key trend from our 15th Annual Workplace Class Action Litigation Report involves rulings by the U.S. Supreme Court. Over the past few years…
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Cozen O'Connor | USA | 15 Nov 2018

The State AG Report Weekly Update November 15, 2018

Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt, a Republican, has been appointed to serve as AG by Governor Mike Parson. He will be sworn in as AG in January…
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Latham & Watkins LLP | United Kingdom | 14 Nov 2018

Public to Private Deals: A Growing Trend for Private Equity

Public to private deals (P2Ps) have remained a strong feature of the UK private equity deal market in 2018, with five take-private bids reaching an…
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Paul Hastings LLP | United Kingdom | 9 Oct 2018

Takeover Regulation in the U.K. - Bidding War for Sky plc Resolved by Rare Auction Process

Yesterday, one of the longest running UK takeovers will move a significant step closer to completion. Comcast Corporation (“Comcast”) has announced…
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Holland & Knight LLP | USA | 2 Aug 2018

June 2018 Retail Patent Litigation Report

After an increase in May, NPEs headed for summer breaks in June as filings slowed down. Frequent filers included Coding Technologies, Hawk Technology…
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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP | USA | 22 Jun 2018

21st Century Fox Accepts Amended Disney Offer

On Wednesday, Twenty-First Century Fox (21CF) accepted an "amended and restated" agreement with The Walt Disney Company through which Disney would…
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