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Weil Advised CPP Investments in the $11B Take-Private of The Ultimate Software Group, Inc.

Weil advised CPP Investments, as part of a consortium led by Hellman & Friedman that also included Blackstone and GIC, in the consortium’s $11 billion take-private acquisition of The Ultimate Software Group, Inc., a global provider of human capital management (HCM) solutions in the cloud. The transaction closed May 03, 2019.

The Weil team that advised CPP Investments was led by Private Equity Co-Head Douglas Warner and Private Equity partner Christopher Machera and included Private Equity associates Timothy Burns, Matthew Merritt and Emmanuel Charles. The team also included Tax partner Mark Schwed; Private Funds partner Stephanie Srulowitz; Antitrust counsel Vadim Brusser and Michael Naughton; Tax associate Steven Ort; and Private Funds associate Kimberly Snyder.

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