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On December 1, 2016, Parker Hannifin Corporation and CLARCOR Inc. announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Parker will acquire CLARCOR for approximately $4.3 billion in cash, including the assumption of net debt. The transaction has been unanimously approved by the board of directors of each company. Upon closing of the transaction, expected to be completed by or during the first quarter of Parker’s fiscal year 2018, CLARCOR will be combined with Parker’s Filtration Group to form a leading and diverse global filtration business. Bass, Berry & Sims has served CLARCOR as primary corporate and securities counsel for 10 years and served as lead counsel on this transaction. Read more here.

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Blueprint for an IPO

Companies go public to raise capital to fuel growth, pay down debt and provide liquidity to shareholders. Although all issuers and offerings are different, the basic process of going public remains relatively constant. Blueprint for an IPO identifies the key players, details the process and identifies the obligations companies will face after going public.

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Meri B. Gordon

Senior Litigation Attorney

Nashville
(615) 742-7853 TEL
(615) 742-0476 FAX

Meri B. Gordon

Senior Litigation Attorney

Nashville
(615) 742-7853 TEL
(615) 742-0476 FAX
Nashville
(615) 742-7853 TEL
(615) 742-0476 FAX

Meri Gordon represents clients in connection with various healthcare dispute matters, focusing on managed care litigation and healthcare fraud and abuse matters. She regularly counsels healthcare providers in disputes with managed care companies around the country in matters involving contract interpretation and medical necessity denials.

Meri's practice involves:

  • Managed Care Disputes – Resolving disputes amongst providers, insurers, benefit administrators and vendors, focusing on disputes involving prompt pay laws, payment from third-party liability parties and calculation of usual, customary and reasonable charges. Meri has significant experience representing hospitals in medical necessity disputes with insurance companies.
  • Healthcare Fraud & Abuse – Litigating on behalf of healthcare providers in matters arising under the False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, and various other federal and state healthcare statutes and regulations. In addition, Meri helps clients respond to government investigations by Department of Health and Human Services, United States Attorneys' Offices and the Department of Justice.
  • Business Disputes – Representing clients in various disputes for breach of contract, fraud, misrepresentation, breach of fiduciary duty and other business torts. In addition, Meri has extensive experience in data management, data analytics and e-discovery projects involving high-stakes litigation.

Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Meri practiced in the New York office of Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett, LLP.

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