Client: Regal Entertainment Group
Team: Keith Trammell, partner; Andrew Bonnes, partner (Boston); Mark Borden, partner; Lily Brown, partner; Leon Greenfield, partner; Paul Jakubowski, partner; Jeff Johnson, partner; Scott Kilgore, partner; Justin Ochs, partner; Julie Hogan Rodgers, partner; Knute Salhus, partner; John Sigel, partner; Kim Wethly, partner
Other Parties: Cineworld Group PLC
Notes: On Dec. 5, Regal Entertainment Group announced that it entered into a definitive merger agreement with Cineworld Group PLC for Cineworld, the UK’s largest cinema operator, to acquire Regal, a motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theater circuits in the U.S. Under the terms of the agreement, Regal stockholders are to receive $23 in cash for each share of Class A and Class B common stock for a total transaction value of $5.9 billion, including the assumption of debt and net of cash acquired. The offer price represents a premium of 43.2 percent over Regal’s 30-day unaffected weighted average share price of $16.06.
HOLLAND & HART
Client: Contractors Equipment Center LLC
Team:Susan Oakes, partner; Paige Coriden, associate
Other Parties: HH Equipment Services Inc.
Other Law Firms: Dechert
Notes: Holland & Hart represented Contractors Equipment Center LLC, a nonresidential-construction-focused equipment rental company located in the greater Denver area, in the sale of 100 percent of its membership interests to H&E Equipment Services Inc., a Louisiana-based public company.
BROWNSTEIN HYATT FARBER SCHRECK
Client: KORE Investment
Team: Tal Diamant, shareholder; Robert Steinhoff, associate; David Curfman, shareholder; Erik Jensen, shareholder
Other Parties: Confidential
Notes: Brownstein represented KORE Investments LLC in an acquisition of a 12-story, 242,000-square-foot building housing Re/Max’s headquarters as well as buildings occupied by Shanahan’s Steakhouse and to be occupied by Snooze. The overall price per square foot is believed to be a record for southeast suburban Denver.
BURNS FIGA & WILL
Client: New 7000 East Shea LLC
Team: Matt Dillman, shareholder; Georginne Dudash, associate
Other Parties: 7000 E. Shea Boulevard LLC
Other Law Firms: Russ August & Kabat
Notes: Burns Figa & Will represented the buyer regarding its purchase of a retail shopping center in Scottsdale, Arizona.