Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc., the mortgage-servicer majority owned by Fortress Investment Group LLC, agreed to settle a lawsuit in New York in which it was accused of auctioning loans without notifying investors.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP represented Lenovo Group Ltd. in its purchase of Google Inc.’s Motorola Mobility phone unit for $2.91 billion. Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP advised Google on the deal.
Samsung Electronics Co., sanctioned with its law firm by a U.S. judge for violating a court order protecting the confidentiality of Apple Inc.’s patent-licensing accords, avoided the severe penalties the iPhone maker sought.
Samsung Electronics Co. avoided the severe penalties Apple Inc. sought after being sanctioned by a U.S. judge for violating a court order protecting the confidentiality of the iPhone maker’s patent-licensing accords.
Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell, once a rising star in the Republican Party, was accused by U.S. prosecutors of using his office to enrich himself and his family in exchange for helping an in-state company’s chief executive promote his dietary supplement.
Sheila Birnbaum, co-head of Skadden, Arps, Meagher & Flom LLP’s mass-torts and insurance group, is joining Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, where she will co-head the global product-liability and mass-torts practice. Skadden product-liability lawyer Mark Cheffo also joins Quinn Emanuel as a partner.
Former billionaire Eike Batista hired U.S. law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP to represent him as his oil company considers filing for bankruptcy protection, two people familiar with the matter said.