Moët Hennessy USA
Representation of Moët Hennessy, a subsidiary of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, in connection with its growth investments in leading consumer brands, M&A, and other matters, including:
Acquisition of Woodinville Whiskey Company, LLC
Served as legal advisor for Moët Hennessy in its acquisition of American craft distillery, Woodinville Whiskey Company, LLC.
- Barack Ferrazzano PR (July 2017): https://www.bfkn.com/newsroom-news-385
- LVMH PR (July 2017): https://www.lvmh.com/news-documents/press-releases/moet-hennessy-acquires-washingtons-woodinville-whiskey-company/
- The Seattle Times (July 2017): https://www.seattletimes.com/life/food-drink/moet-hennessy-buys-woodinville-whiskey-company/
Moët Hennessy U.S.A., Inc. v. Ace of Spades Holdings, LLC
Served as legal advisor for Moët Hennessy in a false advertising claim.
Zodiac Spirits, Inc. v. Moët Hennessy U.S.A
Served as legal advisor for Moët Hennessy in a trademark infringement action.
Sale of Chopin Vodka
Served as legal advisor for Moët Hennessy in its sale of the worldwide distribution rights of Chopin Vodka to Diamond Capital Ltd.
Moët Hennessy SNC v. Phillips Beverage Company
Served as legal advisor for Millennium Import, a holding of Moët Hennessy, in arbitration arising from the acquisition of a vodka distributor.
Acquisition of Millennium Import
Served as legal advisor for Moët Hennessy in its acquisition of Millennium Import, the manufacturer, importer, and distributor of Belvedere and Chopin vodkas, in a deal worth approximately $300 million.
- LVMH PR (July 2002): https://www.lvmh.com/news-documents/press-releases/lvmh-acquires-40-stake-in-millenium-co-and-increases-its-leadership-in-the-luxury-wines-spirits-market/
- Bloomberg Business (July 2002): https://www.bloomberg.com/press-releases/2002-07-19/lvmh-acquires-40-stake-in-millennium-co-and-increases-its