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Sizing Up Missed Opportunities at Toys 'R' Us
August 21, 2015
Richard Morris was quoted in The Deal (subscription only) about whether Toys R Us’ private equity sponsors overlooked chances in the past ten years to monetize their investment. He explained that the results indicated there were missed opportunities to fully exit the business, but in light of the circumstances this may have been the best that could have been done. Morris noted, "You have to separate the things that were in the control of the buyers and what wasn't in their control," such as the ability of low cost retailers to capture so much of the consumer demand.
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Herrick is significantly strengthening its Commercial Litigation Practice Group with the promotion of William R. Fried to partner.
February 2009
Bill Fried practices general commercial litigation with an emphasis on construction, real estate and business divorce disputes. He has extensive trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts. In addition to handling complex litigation matters for business clients, Bill counsels clients through negotiations, mediations, and arbitrations as an alternative to litigation. Herrick’s clients rely on Bill for his tenacity and resourcefulness to resolve difficult and intricate disputes.
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Dubai Fund to Back Clean Energy
December 5, 2007 -- Financial Times
This story discusses a $150 million investment by a Dubai-based sovereign wealth fund into a newly formed private equity fund managed by Herrick, Feinstein client Sindicatum Carbon Capital.
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IMG: Company Not Up For Sale
April 23, 2007 -- Sports Business Journal
Irwin Kishner is quoted on private equity's role in the professional sports industry.
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Blackstone Analysis: Private Equity Funds Going Public
March 16, 2007 -- CNBC
Dan Etna, live on network television, discusses the recent trend in private equity funds going public, with a focus on Blackstone.