Fried Frank, Howrey Rep Medco In $730M UBC Deal

Law360, New York (August 16, 2010, 3:48 PM EDT) -- Pharmacy services company Medco Health Solutions Inc. on Monday announced that it would buy drug and medical device marketing and development company United BioSource Corp. for about $730 million in cash.

Under the terms of the deal, UBC will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Medco that will be run separately from Medco's core business to ensure compliance with current contract requirements, the companies said in a statement.

The purchase will be funded through Medco's existing cash reserves and debt facilities, it said. The companies expect...
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