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Weil Advised Getty Images in its $4.8B Business Combination with CC Neuberger Principal Holdings II

Weil advised Getty Images Inc., a preeminent global visual content creator and marketplace, in its $4.8 billion business combination with CC Neuberger Principal Holdings II, a SPAC formed by a partnership between CC Capital and Neuberger Berman. Upon completion of the business combination, the combined company has been renamed Getty Images Holdings, Inc. The transaction closed on July 22, 2022.

The Weil team that advised Getty Images Inc. was led by Mergers & Acquisitions/Private Equity Partner Kyle Krpata and included Private Equity counsel Mei Dan and Private Equity associate Samuel Fubara. The team also included Mergers & Acquisitions partner James R. Griffin; Capital Markets partner Heather Emmel; Capital Markets associates Julia Welch, Shelby Stanton and Sakshi Sharma (Admitted in Canada Only); Tax partners Helyn Goldstein and Chayim Neubort; Tax associate Carlos Parra; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Amy Rubin; Executive Compensation & Benefits counsel Steven Margolis; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Radhika Tahiliani; Public Company Advisory Group partner P.J. Himelfarb; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy Co-Head Charan Sandhu; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates David Merck, Maryann Thompson and Dominic Farchione; Banking & Finance partner Gabriel Gregson; Banking & Finance associate Dylan Scher; Regulatory Transactions partner Shawn Cooley; Regulatory Transactions counsel Nathan Cunningham; and Antitrust associate Dan Nobil.