One month after Time Warner Cable rejected a takeover bid as "grossly inadequate," the nation's second-largest cable company has attracted a better offer. Also, generic drug maker Actavis has said it will buy Forest Laboratories.
Companies, agencies mentioned:
Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison | Actavis | Reuters AG | Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson | Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz | Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom M&A | Comcast Corporation | Warner Chilcott Ltd. | New York Times Company | JPMorgan Chase & Co. | Greenhill and Company LLC | Liberty Media Corporation | Federal Trade Commission | U.S. Federal Communications Commission | Charter Communications Inc. | Forest Labs | Time Warner Inc. | U.S. Senate | United States Department of Justice
Law firms mentioned:
Davis Polk & Wardwell | Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson | Latham & Watkins | Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison | Simpson Thacher & Bartlett | Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom | Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz | Willkie Farr & Gallagher
Securities and Federal Corporate Law , Mergers and Acquisitions