Simpson Represents J.P. Morgan as Financial Advisor in Belo Sale

Simpson Thacher represented J.P. Morgan Securities in its role as financial advisor to Gannett Co. in connection with Gannett’s acquisition of Belo, a television company.

Business Capital Facilitates Bankruptcy Court Property Sale

Business Capital said it was approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to oversee and facilitate the sale of a property owned by a franchisee of a leading hotel chain.

MorrisAnderson Promotes Amin to Managing Director

MorrisAnderson promoted Alpesh Amin from director to managing director. Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Amin held restructuring, turnaround and mergers and acquisitions roles with Huron Consulting Group, Bridge Associates, Merrill Lynch and LaSalle Bank.

Sunshine is the Best Disinfectant — A Financial Advisory Update

By Jeffrey Rothschild and Ling Kong Since December 2010, the Delaware Court of Chancery has emphasized in at least four cases the need for additional disclosures relating to financial advisors in merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions. The court has focused on increasing the breadth, depth and specificity of disclosures regarding any potential conflicts the financial […]