Latham, Simpson Handle $3B MultiPlan Acquisition

Law360, New York (July 9, 2010, 12:24 PM EDT) -- Health care cost management company MultiPlan Inc. is set to change hands from one set of private equity owners to another in a deal reportedly totaling $3.1 billion and handled by law firms including Latham & Watkins LLP and and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.

Buyers BC Partners, an international private equity firm, and leading technology investment firm Silver Lake announced the agreement Friday to acquire MultiPlan from current owners The Carlyle Group and Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe. Silver Lake and BC said they will...
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