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Activism

The Deal Honors Top Women in Dealmaking

By The Deal Staff
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Published: January 24th, 2021
The Deal honors exemplary women in the legal profession with a focus on M&A, private equity, restructuring and activist investing in this year's Top Women in Dealmaking list.
Restructuring

Stalking Horse Wins Pier 1 IP

By David Elman
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Published: July 15th, 2020
Retail Ecommerce Ventures will pay $31 million for the retailer's intellectual property after topping Sycamore Partners at auction.
Restructuring

Multiple Bidders to Split Ravn Assets

By David Elman
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Published: July 15th, 2020
An auction for assets of the regional airline yielded seven winners with offers totaling $39.66 million.
Restructuring

Chuck E. Cheese to Restructure in Ch. 11

By David Elman
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Published: July 1st, 2020
The Apollo Global Management-backed operator of entertainment centers and restaurants has been dealing with the effects of Covid-19-related closures.
Restructuring

Cirque du Soleil Tumbles Into Court to Sell Assets

By David Elman
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Published: July 1st, 2020
Shareholders TPG, Fosun and CDPQ have agreed to serve as stalking horse with an offer that would inject $300 million in liquidity into the live entertainment company and assume certain liabilities.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Uncertainty Clears Path for Large PIPEs

By Bill Meagher
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Published: June 15th, 2020
The PIPEs market, primarily a capital source for small and microcap companies, has seen an influx of large-cap interest from high-profile investors as Covid-19 stretches balance sheets.
Podcasts

Drinks With The Deal Podcast: Penn's David Skeel

By David Marcus
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Published: May 14th, 2020
David Skeel, a bankruptcy professor at the University of Pennsylvania, talks about his work with the Puerto Rico Oversight Board, lessons from 2008 and his thoughts on the potential fallout from the coronavirus.