Simpson Thacher and Latham on AOL $315m acquisition of Huffington Post

February 11, 2011 The US internet company, AOL Inc. has bought Huffington Post for $315 million (Rs. 1,480 crore).

Simpson Thacher and Bartlet advised long standing client AOL Inc. with a team led by Palo Alto-based M & A Partner Peter Malloy along with Tax Partner Katharine Moir, Intellectual Property Partner Lori Lesser and Executive Compensation Partner Tristan Brown.

AOL's was also advised by its General Counsel, Julie Jacobs.

Latham & Watkins advised Huffington Post with Los Angeles Partner Alex Voxman, Counsel David Blood, Benefits and Compensation Partner Laurence Seymour, Tax Partner Samuel Weiner, Antitrust Partner Abbott "Tad" Lipsky and Antitrust Counsel Sydney Smith.

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