May 12, 2016
Weil advised Interval Leisure Group in its agreement with Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. under which a wholly owned subsidiary of Interval Leisure Group acquired and merged with Vistana Signature Experiences. The combination, which followed completion of the planned spin-off of Vistana from Starwood, has a total value to Starwood of $1.5 billion. The deal closed May 12, 2016.
The Weil team was led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Michael Lubowitz and included Real Estate partners Nellie Camerik and Samuel Zylberberg; Environmental head Annemargaret Connolly; Tax partner Mark Hoenig; Executive Compensation & Benefits head Paul Wessel; Securities Litigation co-head Joseph Allerhand; Complex Commercial Litigation partner Robert Berezin; International Arbitration & Trade partner Ted Posner; Real Estate counsel Elliot Ganchrow; Environmental counsel Matthew Morton; Antitrust counsel Vadim Brusser; Litigation counsel Adam Safwat; Employment Litigation counsel Lawrence Baer; Regulatory counsel John O'Loughlin; Capital Markets counsel Barbra Broudy; M&A associates Renee Pristas, Sean Devaney, Michelle Sargent and Robert Cohen; Technology & IP Transactions associate Adrian Perry; Tax associate Scott Fryman; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Steven Einhorn and Franny Glick; Securities Litigation associate Andrew Blumberg; and Employment Litigation associate Kiira Johal.