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  1. Oaktree Completes Acquisition of Pulse ElectronicsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Information Technology

    Electronics Corporation today announced that the acquisition of Pulse by certain affiliates of investment funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. has been completed. Pursuant to previously announced transactions, Oaktree invested a total of $17.0 million in Pulse and subsequently acquired 100% of its outstanding shares, making Pulse a private company.

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  2. Small Group Of Law Firms Dominates Market, Report SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Hastings Daily Voice

    Law firms saw the best revenue growth since the recession in 2014, but that doesn't mean every law firm is back in the black, according to The Wall Street Journal. A group of 15-20 major corporate law firms are eating up most of that revenue growth, averaging a 6.6 percent increase, whicl 170 other firms saw a more marginal increase of 4 percent, The Wall Street Journal reported.

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  3. Speed-trading IPO poised to make Virtu's Viola a billionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Vincent Viola looks around his new hockey facility after a news conference Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, in Sunrise, Fla., where he was formally introduced as the new owner of the Florida Panthers NHL hockey team.

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  4. Prestigious Law Firms Show Impressive Growth in Revenue and ProfitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | JD Journal

    Last year was the best year on average for law offices across the country since the recession hit. However, according to the Wall Street Journal, averages are not always the best figures to use for such data.

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  5. H. Christopher Boehning and Daniel J. ToalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Law.com

    In their Federal E-Discovery column, H. Christopher Boehning and Daniel J. Toal of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison discuss "quick peek" agreements, which can speed up discovery because parties can reduce the amount of privilege review they conduct before a production, knowing that any privileged documents disclosed will be returned to the producing party without objection. H. Christopher Boehning and Daniel J. Toal are litigation partners at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.

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  6. Searchlight Capital Partners Acquires TouchTunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | PR Newswire

    TouchTunes' senior management team, which will continue to be a significant shareholder in the business, is widely respected in the industry, having significantly expanded the Company's national network and market share. and his team have a clear track record of successful innovation, on which they have built a market leading business in an attractive sector.

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  7. Was 2014 The Twilight of the Patent Trolls?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Law.com

    JOE RE: The Knobbe Martens partner won a $466.8 million verdict for Masimo Corp. over infringement of patents related to blood-oxygen monitoring technology Intellectual property verdicts more than doubled last year compared with 2013 thanks to several nine-figure verdicts, but none crossed the billion-dollar threshold last reached in 2012. Fifteen intellectual property verdicts totaled $1.87 billion last year, according to The National Law Journal affiliate VerdictSearch's Top 100 Verdicts of 2014 survey.

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  8. AGS to acquire Cadillac JackRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | RGT Online

    American Gaming Systems today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire North American based gaming machine provider Cadillac Jack for total consideration of $370 million in cash plus a promissory note of $12 million, subject to certain requirements and regulatory approvals. Owned by Amaya Gaming Group, Inc., Cadillac Jack is a leading provider of Class II gaming machines for the North American tribal gaming market, with key regions of operation including Alabama, Mexico and Wisconsin.

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  9. AM Conservation Group Announces Acquisition by Kohlberg & CompanyRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Venture Capital Access Online

    AM Conservation Group, the nation's leader in energy and water efficiency programs, products and services, recently announced the company's acquisition by funds managed by Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C., a leading private equity firm based in Mount Kisco, New York. Established in 1989, AM Conservation Group is a leading integrated provider of energy efficiency services and products to customers across multiple channels including public utilities, city municipalities, energy efficiency contractors and distributors.

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  10. Kohlberg buys AM Conservation GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | PE Hub

    AM Conservation Group, the nation's leader in energy and water efficiency programs, products and services, recently announced the company's acquisition by funds managed by Kohlberg & Company, L.L.C., a leading private equity firm based in Mount Kisco, New York. "They have the outstanding track record, capital and resources to propel AM Conservation Group's service offerings and clientele to new levels.

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  11. AM Conservation Group Announces Acquisition by Kohlberg & CompanyRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Business Wire

    Established in 1989, AM Conservation Group is a leading integrated provider of energy efficiency services and products to customers across multiple channels including public utilities, city municipalities, energy efficiency contractors and distributors. "We are thrilled to team up with Kohlberg & Company," said Todd Recknagel, CEO of AM Conservation.

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  12. Molycorp said to discuss easing access to loans from OaktreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Denver Post

    Molycorp Inc. is seeking looser debt terms from lender Oaktree Capital Group LLC that would give the unprofitable miner of rare-earth minerals access to cash to support a turnaround effort, two people with knowledge of the matter said. The Greenwood Village-based company is seeking to borrow about $150 million in revolving credit that's available as part of a $400 million financing package Oaktree gave it in September, said the people, who asked not to be named because the negotiations are private.

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  13. Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. KarpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Law.com

    In their Second Circuit Review, Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. Karp discuss 'Matthews v. City of New York,' wherein the court concluded that, when a public employee engages in speech pertaining to a subject that does not fall within the employee's duties, and does so in a manner in which ordinary citizens would be expected to engage, the employee speaks as a citizen whose speech is protected, not as a public employee, whose speech may be unprotected.

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  14. Molycorp Creditors Reportedly Hiring Blackstone For Restructuring AdviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Leon Black's Apollo is rumored to be engaging Blackstone to advise it on restructuring its 3.25% convertible Molycorp notes. The $207 million convertible notes are due June 2016.

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  15. Savoy Magazine Announces the Most Influential Black Lawyers of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | PRWeb

    Savoy Magazine releases their Spring issue featuring the 2015 Most Influential Black Lawyers. This comprehensive list features the top partners from leading national law firms and corporate counsel from Fortune 1000 companies.

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  16. PwC, Citco Must Face Madoff Feeder Fund Class ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Law.com

    Last June, when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit vacated a decision certifying a class of Bernie Madoff victims suing PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Citco Group Ltd., we wrote that the ruling could spell big trouble for the Madoff "feeder fund" investors who brought the case. Well, the disaster has been averted, leaving PwC and Citco squarely in the plaintiffs' sights once again.

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  17. Oaktree Capital to buy Pulse Electronics CorpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | PE Hub

    Pulse Electronics Corporation today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with certain affiliates of investment funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. , under which Oaktree will invest a total of $17.0 million in Pulse and subsequently acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of Pulse. Pulse shareholders will be entitled to receive $1.50 in cash for each share of common stock they hold immediately prior to the closing of the merger.

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  18. UPDATE 1-Canada's Mitel to buy Mavenir Systems to expand 4G LTE servicesRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Reuters

    Canadian telecom services provider Mitel Networks Corp said it would buy U.S.-based Mavenir Systems Inc for $560 million to offer internet telephony services that uses the high-speed 4G LTE mobile standard. Shares of Toronto-listed Mitel, which said the deal would "modestly" hurt profits in the second half of 2015, was down about 11.7 percent in morning trading on Monday.

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  19. Kohlberg's Sabre Industries Acquires FWT from Satori CapitalRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Based in , Sabre is a leading producer of highly engineered structures used for electricity transmission and distribution and wireless telecommunication, offering a complete range of engineered towers, poles, and related services. FWT is a -based manufacturer of steel structures for the electricity transmission and distribution industry.

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  20. Canada's Mitel Networks to buy Mavenir Systems for $560 millionRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 | Vallejo News

    Canadian telecom services provider Mitel Networks Corp said it would buy mobile networking software maker Mavenir Systems Inc for $560 million in cash and stock. Mitel earlier tried to buy ShoreTel Inc but the smaller U.S. company rejected its raised bid of $574 million in November.

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