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Weil Advised Interval Leisure Group in Acquisition of Starwood Hotels and Resorts’ Vacation Ownership Business

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; 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.