NEW YORK–LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Nov. 3, 2005–Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a leading national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles and Miami, advised CSTV Networks, Inc. in its acquisition today by CBS for $325 million. Stroock Corporate Partners, Melvin Epstein and Todd E. Lenson, led the Stroock team in their representation of CSTV. Stroock has worked with CSTV since 2003, including in their latest two financing rounds.
Additional Stroock team members working with CSTV General Counsel Barbara Shulman included:
Partners: Jeffrey D. Uffner (Tax), Howard S. Lavin (Employment Law & Benefits), Mark S. Wintner (ERISA)
Special Counsel: Madelaine R. Berg (Anti-Trust), Laurel S. Rotker (ERISA)
Associates: Joel Rubenstein (Corp.), Jean-Paul Saulnier (Corp.), Rachel B. Zublatt (Corp.), Mark Eichler (Tax), Elizabeth E. DiMichele (Employment Law & Benefits)
For more information, please see the official press release at http://www.cstv.com/generl/110305aac.html.
CSTV Networks, Inc. is the leading digital sports media company, connecting more fans to more college sports than any other company. Its many platforms for programming distribution include CSTV: College Sports TV, televising regular-season and championship events for 30 men’s and women’s college sports; CSTV.com and its network of nearly 250 official athletic sites; CSTV All Access, online and pay-per-view subscription services providing live audio and video of more than 6,000 events annually; as well as satellite television and radio, in-flight entertainment, wireless networks and more. Further information is available at www.CSTV.com.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is a law firm providing transactional and litigation guidance to leading multinational corporations, investment banks, and venture capital firms in the U.S. and abroad. Stroock’s emphasis on client service and innovation has made it one of the nation’s leading law firms for 125 years. Stroock’s practice areas include corporate finance, legal services to financial institutions, energy, financial restructuring, insurance, intellectual property, litigation and real estate. For more information, please visit Stroock’s website at www.stroock.com.