Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP advised Devon Energy Corp., which will buy closely held GeoSouthern Energy Corp.’s Eagle Ford assets for $6 billion in cash, expanding its shale holdings in one of the most prolific oil basins in the U.S.
Residential Capital LLC, the defunct mortgage company, opened a weeklong bankruptcy trial in which it will fight hedge funds including Aurelius Capital Management LP over a liquidation plan that resolves more than $100 billion in claims.
Apple Inc.’s do-over trial on what Samsung Electronics Co. owes for infringing patents is supposed to be “Groundhog Day,” according to the judge overseeing the case. Apple is doing its part to make good on her plan.
Apple Inc.’s do-over trial on what Samsung Electronics Co. owes for infringing patents was envisioned by the judge overseeing the case as “Groundhog Day.” Apple is doing its part to make good on her plan.
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP advised Shire Plc, which agreed to buy ViroPharma Inc. for about $4.2 billion to gain treatments for rare diseases and lessen dependence on its best-selling Vyvanse pill for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP advised ViroPharma.
HSBC Holdings Plc dropped out of talks to settle a European Union antitrust probe into rigging of Euribor lending rates, according to a person familiar with the investigation, as regulators prepare to hand out fines to settling banks as soon as next month.