Sullivan & Cromwell LLP and Bryan Cave LLP advised AT&T Inc. in an agreement to sell or lease 9,700 wireless towers to Crown Castle International Corp. for $4.85 billion, giving it extra cash as it considers a European expansion.
Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP lost a malpractice claim brought by client Red Zone LLC over an $8 million fee to UBS AG for advice the bank gave the investment firm on its efforts to control theme-park operator Six Flags Inc., a New York state judge ruled.
Campaigners desperate to prevent the birth of a U.K. shale-gas industry have glued themselves to walls, barricaded country lanes and climbed drill rigs. Yet their most potent weapon is more prosaic: lawyers.
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP is representing ASML Holding NV, Europe’s largest semiconductor-equipment supplier, which agreed to buy Cymer Inc. for 1.95 billion euros ($2.6 billion), its biggest deal ever, to satisfy customer demand for more advanced chipmaking technology. Sullivan & Cromwell LLP represents Cymer.