December 07, 2007 LAWFUEL – The Law Firm Newswire – Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising DLI Holding Corp. in connection with Coty Inc.’s agreement to acquire DLI Holding Corp. and its subsidiaries. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
DLI Holding Corp., which is principally owned by investment funds associated with Kelso & Company LP, is the parent company of Del Laboratories, Inc, one of the leading manufacturers of nail care, cosmetics, personal care and OTC products. Under the terms of the agreement, all operations of DLI Holding Corp. will be merged with and into Coty.
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a leading international law firm with offices in New York, Washington D.C., London, Paris, Frankfurt, Moscow, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
The Debevoise team was led by partner Kevin M. Schmidt and also included counsel Stefan P. Stauder and associates Molly F. Stockley and Michael A. Diz.