Several Publications Note O'Melveny's Representation of Changyou.com in its Purchase of 17173.com
In its coverage of the definitive acquisition agreement between Changyou.com Ltd and 17173.com, The Asia Chronicles
highlighted O'Melveny's representation of Changyou.com in the transaction that is expected to close in December 2011. Asia Legal Business
also covered O'Melveny's representation of Changyou.com in the December 6, 2011 article "Game on: O'Melveny Advising Changyou in Acquisition of 17173.
Changyou.com, a leading online game developer and operator in China, had agreed to buy game information portal 17173.com from Sohu.com for US$162.5 million. The O’Melveny team is led by Corporate Finance/Capital Markets Practice Group partner David Roberts and Mergers and Acquisitions partner Paul Scrivano. It also includes counsel Ally Zhu, Wendy Pan and Nima Amini; associates Jiangshan Tang and Jackie Lu and legal consultants Shaokai Wang and Bo Shang.
December 5, 2011