A handful of Am Law firms with expertise in corporate inversions are advising as medical device maker Medtronic lowers its tax obligations by reincorporating in Ireland through its acquisition of Covidien.
Companies, agencies mentioned:
Elan Drug Technologies | Alkermes | Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom | Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz | Cleary & Gottlieb | Covidien | Tyco International Limited | AstraZeneca plc | Sachs AG | Medtronic Inc. | Pfizer Inc. | New York Times Company | Perella Weinberg Partners | Mallinckrodt Inc. Pharmaceuticals | Internal Revenue Service | United States of America House
Law firms mentioned:
A&L Goodbody | Arthur Cox | Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton | Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer | Schwartz | Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom | Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Securities and Federal Corporate Law , Mergers and Acquisitions , Taxation , International Business and Commercial Law , Business Entities