DLA Piper is advising Al Jazeera on its $500 million purchase of Current TV, the first major transaction in the U.S. for the Pan-Arab news channel. A team of lawyers from Gunderson Dettmer, Hogan Lovells, and Steptoe & Johnson are providing counsel to Current, which was founded in 2005 by former Vice President Al Gore and Paul Weiss alum Joel Hyatt.
DLA, Gunderson Take Lead on Al Jazeera's Current TV Buy
The Am Law Daily
January 3, 2013
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