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Law360, New York (May 19, 2017, 4:31 PM EDT) -- In this week’s Taxation With Representation, Thermo Fisher Scientific picks up a Dutch pharmaceutical company for $7.2 billion, Moody’s buys a business intelligence provider for $3.27 billion, and Yahoo prepares to buy back $3 billion of its common shares before its core business is acquired by Verizon.

Thermo Fisher Readies $7.2B Patheon Buy

Massachusetts-based Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. will pick up Dutch pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing company Patheon NV in a $7.2 billion deal, including debt, according to a May 15 announcement.

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