New Deals

Lawyers on Major Transactions

New York Law Journal


In what is potentially the largest-ever Chinese takeover of an American company, U.S. meat processor Smithfield Foods said last week that it has agreed to be sold to China's Shuanghui International Holdings Limited in a deal worth $7.1 billion, including assumed debt. Also, at least five firms have landed roles on the $2.9 billion cash-and-stock sale of Lender Processing Services to the nation's largest title insurer.

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