Intelsat - Tribune Company
Representation of Intelsat Corporation in Chapter 11 proceedings of a diversified media company. (D. Del.)
Yankee Global Enterprises LLC - Refinancing
Representation of Yankee Global Enterprises LLC in refinancing its senior credit facility consisting of a term loan and a revolving line of credit. Yankee Global Enterprises LLC is a holding company that invests in media and sports related businesses, including the New York Yankees.
Litigation Victory - Clear Channel v. Times Square
Representation of Clear Channel Spectacolor in its successful effort to prevent its landlord from terminating its lease because of its late renewal. The court ruled that the delay was inadvertent, that Clear Channel would suffer a significant forfeiture if not permitted to renew and that Clear Channel had engendered substantial good will by leasing its display space to iconic advertisers such as Hershey’s.
Reuters - North American Headquarters
Representation of Reuters in connection with the development, construction and leasing of 3 Times Square, an 855,000 square foot office tower in Times Square, New York.
Sports Technologies - Joint Venture with Sports Illustrated
Outside general counsel to a joint venture between Sports Technologies, Sports Illustrated and Time Inc. Interactive. The joint venture was formed in connection with the sale of FanNation.com to Sports Illustrated to develop other related properties and technologies.
Money Center Bank - $15 Million Facility
Representation of a money center bank in a $15 million secured revolving term loan credit facility involving a recapitalization of a professional media graphics solution provider.
SportsNet New York - Term Loan Facility
Representation of a major regional sports network in a $200 million syndicated term loan facility and related joint venture matters with its two major cable television joint venture partners.
Jared Kushner - New York Observer Acquisition
Representation of Jared Kushner in his acquisition of a controlling interest in The New York Observer, a New York-based weekly newspaper focusing on the city's culture, real estate, media, politics and the entertainment and publishing industries.
Hollinger International - Investment Monetization
Representation of Hollinger International, a major international newspaper company which owns more than 400 titles, in connection with its efforts to monetize certain of its venture capital and private equity investments.
Sun-Times Media Group - News Communications Investment
Representation of Sun-Times Media Group, an alliance between Hollinger International Inc., a NYSE listed company, and James A. Finkelstein, founder of The National Law Journal, in connection with joint equity investment in News Communications, Inc. an OTCBB listed company and publisher of The Hill and Dan’s Papers.
Film Equipment Company - Equity Offering
Representation of a leading manufacturer of film and lighting equipment for the motion picture industry, and its selling stockholders, in connection with a $30 million secondary equity offering; a $15 million equity offering; and a $9 million secondary equity offering. (Prior firm experience)
Children's Publishing Company - Infringement
Representation of a children's publishing company in a trademark and copyright infringement action involving a tutorial CD-ROM product, which resulted in a favorable settlement prior to discovery. Grolier Electronic Publication, Inc. v. NEC Technologies, Inc., No. 95 CIV 9151 (S.D.N.Y. 1995)