Acquisition of Krispy Kreme Stores
Represented Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation in its acquisition of four Krispy Kreme stores from a franchisee located in Alabama.
Purchase of Majority Stake in Furniture Wholesaler
Represented private client in connection with the purchase of a majority stake in the furniture wholesaler, Elements International Group, LLC.
Purchase of Earthbound Farm
Represented The WhiteWave Foods Company in its $600 million acquisition of the organic food brand, Earthbound Farm, from its existing shareholders, Kainos Capital and founders Drew and Myra Goodman.
Chief Oil Marcellus Shale Acquisition
Represented Chief Oil & Gas and its working interest partners, Enerplus Resources (USA) and Tug Hill Marcellus, in its acquisition of MKR Holdings LLC from a subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy Corporation for about $500 million.
Sale of Assets to Sunbelt Rentals
Represented Shamrock Equipment Rentals, an energy-related business renting into the oil and gas industries, in its sale of the business and assets to Sunbelt Rentals, Inc. for a cash consideration of $24 million.
Movie Theater Merger
Represented Movie Tavern, Inc. in its merger with and into a subsidiary of VSS-Southern Theatres, LLC.
The Curotto-Can, Inc. Sale Transaction
Represented The Curotto-Can, Inc. in its stock sale to The Heil Co. d/b/a Environmental Solutions Group. The Curotto-Can, Inc. is known for its automated carry can that mounts to the forks of a commercial front loader, converting the unit to an automated front loader.
Huron Inc. Sale Transaction
Represented SunTx Capital Partners in its sale of Huron Inc., an automotive industry part manufacturer that is a leading supplier of critical engine and transmission components and assemblies.
Asset Purchase Agreement
Represented Meisel Photographic Corporation, a leader in innovation and custom design for the retail graphics market, in the sale of substantially all of its assets to a wholly-owned subsidiary of R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company.
Asset Purchase Agreement
Represented Skid-O-Kan, Co., a waste management company, in the sale of substantially all of its assets.
Purchase, Contribution and Redemption Agreement
Represented sellers in the sale ownership in Curves International, Inc. and Curves for Women II, L.C. to Curves International Holdings, Inc. and NCP-CW Corp., respectively. Curves is the largest fitness club franchise in the world.
Ruby Tuesday Acquisition of Assets of Lime Fresh
Represented Ruby Tuesday, Inc. in its $24 million acquisition of assets of Lime Fresh Mexican Grill, Inc. and its affiliates. The asset purchase includes the brand's intellectual property rights and the assets of seven company owned restaurants, as well as royalties from five franchised restaurants.
Agreement and Plan of Merger
Represented MSC Holdings, Inc. in its merger with and into Patriot Supply Merger Sub, Inc., a subsidiary of Patriot Supply Intermediate, Inc.
Stock Purchase Agreement
Represented seller in the sale of 100 percent of the stock of Chemguard, Inc. to Central Sprinkler Company, a subsidiary of Tyco International.
TAOS Combines with austriamicrosystems AG (SIX: AMS)
Texas Advanced Optoelectronic Solutions, Inc. (TAOS), a leading optoelectronic solutions provider, combines with austriamicrosystems AG (SIX: AMS), a leading global designer and manufacturer of high-performance analog integrated circuits in a strategic transaction valued at $320 million for cash and stock of AMS.
United Rentals Northwest, Inc. Acquisition of Gulfstar Rental Solutions, LP
Represented United Rentals Northwest, Inc. in its purchase of substantially all of the assets of Gulfstar Rental Solutions, LP.
Purchase and Sale by Kinder
Represented an affiliate of The Thompson Company in the sale of assets to Kinder Morgan Treating LP.
Apollo Management VII, L.P. Acquisition of Parallel Petroleum Corporation
Represented Parallel Petroleum Corporation in the sale of the company to Apollo Management VII, L.P.
Wingate Partners in its Acquisition of USA Environment, LP
Represented Wingate Partners in its acquisition of USA Environment, a regional leader in the Gulf Coast U.S. in providing environmental remediation and industrial services including demolition, hazardous waste disposal and transportation.
Acquisition of USA Environment by Wingate Partners IV, L.P.
Represented Wingate Partners in its purchase of USA Environment L.P.
Wingate Partners in its Acquisition of Cal Pacific Specialty Foods
Represented Wingate Partners in its acquisition of a controlling interest in Cal Pacific Specialty Foods, a producer of high-quality value-added strawberry products for the industrial and food service markets.
Asset Purchase Agreement
Represented United Rentals, Inc. in its purchase of assets from HSS RentX, Inc.
Going Private Transaction - McNeil Partners
Represented McNeil Partners, L.P. in the sale of the company to Whitehall Street/Goldman Sachs.
Dean Foods Co. in Numerous Acquisitions of Various Dairy Assets
Represents Dean Foods Co. in numerous acquisitions of various dairy assets.