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Envision to Sell to KKR for $9.9 Billion

We represented Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: EVHC) in its definitive agreement to sell to KKR in an all-cash transaction for $9.9 billion, including debt. KKR will pay $46 per Envision share in cash to buy the company, marking a 32 percent premium to the company's volume-weighted average share price from November 1, when Envision announced it was considering its options. The transaction is expected to close the fourth quarter of 2018. Read more

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Six Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice spotlight

Dermatology, ophthalmology, radiology, urology…the list goes on. Yet, in any physician practice management transaction, there are six key considerations that apply and, if not carefully managed, can derail a transaction. Download the 6 Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice to keep your physician practice management transactions on track.

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Bass, Berry & Sims Receives Leadership Award from NBA Diversity Committee for Second Year in a Row; David Esquivel Wins Liberty Bell Award

May 11, 2018

For the second year in a row, Bass, Berry & Sims was recognized with the Leadership Award from the Nashville Bar Association's (NBA) Diversity Committee. This award recognizes law firms that promote workplace diversity through organizational diversity practices designed to develop and maintain recruitment and retention of law students and lawyers from ethnically diverse backgrounds. Bass, Berry & Sims was one of several firms that received the award in 2018.

In addition, Bass, Berry & Sims attorney David Esquivel received the prestigious Liberty Bell Award from the NBA. This award is bestowed to a person or group who have promoted better understanding of the rule of law, encouraged greater respect for law and the courts, stimulated a sense of civic responsibility, or contributed to good government.

The awards were distributed in conjunction with the annual NBA Law Day Luncheon on May 4, 2018.

Nashville Bar Associate 2018 Liberty Bell Award David Esquivel

Bass, Berry & Sims attorney David Esquivel (right) with the Liberty Bell Award and fellow Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Steve Jasper.

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