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5 Firms Steer $2.5B Go-Private Deal For Product Label Maker

Law360 (February 25, 2019, 3:16 PM EST) -- Private equity firm Platinum Equity LLC has agreed to buy Ohio-based product label maker Multi-Color Corp. for roughly $2.5 billion, in a deal guided by law firms Sidley Austin LLP, Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL, Latham & Watkins LLP, Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP and Sullivan & Cromwell LLP.

Under the terms of the transaction, an affiliate of Platinum Equity will pick up Multi-Color for $50 per share in cash, according to a statement. The deal, which has been unanimously approved by the board of directors for Multi-Color, has an enterprise value of $2.5 billion when taking into account the $1.5...

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