Representative Transactions

Among the transactions Ted has handled, he:

  • Represented Condeco Software, a U.K.-based leading global provider of office utilization and workspace scheduling solutions, in the acquisition of myVRM, a New York-based software company with workflow automation experience in video collaboration, content sharing, unified communications, virtual meetings and analytics.
  • Represented Humanwell Healthcare Group of China and PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC in connection with their entering into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the membership interests of Epic Pharma, LLC, a generic drug company for $550 million.
  • Represented multinational software company in minority capital raise with an enterprise value in excess $100 million as well as acquisitions and licensing transactions.
  • Represented Waypoint Holdings Ltd., the holding company for Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Ltd., a helicopter leasing company, in obtaining $375 million of equity growth capital from funds affiliated with MSD Capital LP, Soros Fund Management LLC, and Cartesian Capital Group.
  • Represented Davis & Warshow, an ESOP owned entity and New York’s leading commercial and residential plumbing supplier in a stock sale to Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., the largest wholesale plumbing distributor in the U.S.
  • Represented various emerging growth companies in venture capital transactions ranging from $2 million to $18 million.
  • Represented Asta Funding, Inc. (NASDAQ-ASFI) in connection with a complex joint venture in the litigation funding business with a transaction value of $109 million.
  • Counseled a global hedge fund on acquisition and employment matters in acquiring a fund of funds business with more than $3.5 billion in assets under management and $1.8 billion net after investment debt in four separate offshore funds. Transaction involved certain Madoff related investments by two of the funds and corresponding successor liability issues.
  • Represented a NASDAQ listed public company in SEC reporting and general corporate matters.
  • Represented International Inspirations in their acquisition of Noir Jewelry.
  • Represented several fashion companies in venture capital transactions.
  • Represented numerous companies in a wide range of businesses in venture finance transactions and related structuring of compensation arrangements and joint ventures.
  • Currently represents various restaurants, hotels, caterers and night clubs in acquisitions, finance, complex high profile joint ventures, property management agreements, and executive compensation arrangements.
  • Currently represents an apparel company in connection with a capital investment by a Chinese manufacturer, licensing transactions and negotiating factoring agreements.
  • Represents a substantial accessory company in acquisitions of add-on brands.
  • Represented a privately-held tollway operator in the refinancing of debt of approximately $86 million.
  • Represented a private equity investor in connection with an investment in an insurance broker roll-up.
  • Represented Xenomics, Inc., a public company in connection with PIPE transactions, a technology licensing agreement, a forbearance agreement and SEC reporting and compliance.
  • Represents a branding and software development company in connection with numerous complex services agreements.
  • Represents numerous venture capital backed companies in connection with raising capital and growth strategies.
  • Represented the stockholders of Pan-Pacific Enterprises, Inc., the largest independent distributor of medical x-ray tubes in China, in the sale of the company to Varian Medical Systems, Inc., a publicly traded company.
  • Represented an offshore apparel designer/manufacturer in the purchase of a U.S. fashion designer.
  • Represented Small Bones Innovations in the exclusive license of the Hexapod, a lower limb fixation product, from Litos Gmbh.
  • Represented investors in acquiring controlling interests in, restructuring and/or liquidating Internet-related companies.
  • Represented numerous financial institutions and borrowers in corporate and asset-backed lending transactions.
  • Represented high-profile senior-level executives and their teams in terminating their existing employment relationships and subsequently establishing new ones.
  • Served as counsel to numerous private and public corporations in the establishment, administration and ongoing interpretation of their employee compensation plans and contractual obligations.
  • Represented Spinback, Inc., an Internet company focusing on business-to-consumer sales through social web sites and blogs, in its start up, including preparing a private placement memorandum.
  • Represented Morris Canal Community Redevelopment Association in connection with a joint venture with a for-profit developer on various properties in Jersey City, NJ, worth in excess of $50 million.
  • Represented Knickerbocker Village, Inc., a New York limited dividend housing company, as outside corporate counsel, including taking the company private and handling all corporate matters.
  • Represented the founder of OnForce, Inc., a leading Internet platform for computer consultants, in the sale of a majority interest in the company to a private equity group.
  • Represented Kay Property, a private real estate developer, in negotiating the purchase of various properties for residential development, including 205 Water Street and 264 Cumberland Street, Brooklyn, NY.
  • Represented an investor group in connection with Acquisition Americas $109 million purchase of seven apartment buildings in Manhattan and four in the Bronx, with approximately 800 apartments, from the family of Isidor B. Simkowitz. This was one of the largest residential purchases in the City of New York in 2003.
  • Represented All Mobile Video Inc. in its $23 million acquisition, via an asset purchase agreement, of Unitel Video, Inc., a studio production business. All Mobile Video is a leading provider of studio production services in New York City and also provides mobile production services, editing and transmission services throughout the United States. Ted also handled the acquisition of satellite facilities in New Jersey and California and high-end mobile transmission facilities as well as related Federal Communications Commission filings.
  • Represented Remote Lojix/PCSI, Inc. of New York City, a national computer integration, staffing and service vendor, in two acquisitions prior to the company's sale to a publicly traded firm.
  • Represented TransL Holdings, a commercial transportation company, in a reverse merger into a public company shell, formerly known as Segmentz, Inc.
  • Represented YourIgloo.com, Inc., an online Internet real estate company, in raising more than $2 million in various equity transactions.
  • Represented GR Foods (now known as U.S. Industries), owner of a major national restaurant chain, in a $21 million convertible subordinated debt transaction and various acquisitions and divestitures.
  • Represented Ground Round Restaurant, Inc. in public company compliance, financings and acquisitions.
  • Handled the acquisition of the Ground Round, Inc. for $49 million in cash plus 2.9 million shares of common stock.
  • Handled the sale of Pesquera Taboguilla, S.A., the Company’s Panamanian fish meal operations, for cash and notes of approximately $3.0 million.
  • Handled the sale of the long-term assets of Paymaster Oil Mill Co., a Texas cottonseed company, for cash and the assumption of certain obligations for approximately $10.0 million.
  • Handled the sale of Petrou Fisheries, Inc., a domestic fish meal and oil producer, for cash of approximately $8.5 million and a two-year working capital loan agreement.
  • Handled the acquisition of the assets of Marine Harvest Limited and the outstanding shares of Marine Harvest Chile, S.A. and Marine Feed, S.A., collectively, the Company’s salmon operations, from Unilever PLC for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $49.0 million.
  • Represented a foreign public company in its $50+ million purchase of 44 Wall Street, New York.