The Wall Street Journal notes Fried Frank's representation of Cargill in innovative transaction
The Wall Street Journal reported the Firm's representation of Cargill in connection with a proposed split-off and disposition of its 64% stake, or 286 million share position, in The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS), a leading provider of crop nutrients and feed ingredients for the global agriculture industry. The deal is valued at more than US$24b. The global Fried Frank team was led by tax partner Alan Kaden (DC) and corporate partners Brian Mangino (DC) and Philip Richter (NY) and included corporate partners Stuart Gelfond (NY) and Vasiliki Tsaganos (DC); antitrust partner Peter Guryan (NY); employee benefits and plans, executive compensation partner Laraine Rothenberg (NY); and trusts and estates partner Ann Berger Lesk (NY). Am Law Daily, Wall Street Journal Europe, New York Times, NYT's Dealbook, Bloomberg Businessweek, Deal Pipeline and Law360 also covered the Firm's role in the transaction.