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Baker Botts Represents Liberty Latin America in Acquisition of Remaining Unowned Interest in Liberty Cablevision Puerto Rico

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Deal Description: October 17, 2018 - Liberty Latin America Ltd. (“Liberty Latin America”) (NASDAQ: LILA and LILAK, OTC Link: LILAB), a leading telecommunications company with operations in Chile, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean and other parts of Latin America, announced that it has acquired the remaining 40% stake in Liberty Cablevision Puerto Rico that it did not already own from funds affiliated with Searchlight Capital Partners, L.P. for consideration of 9,500,000 Liberty Latin America Class C (NASDAQ: LILAK) shares. Following the acquisition, Liberty Latin America owns 100% of Liberty Cablevision Puerto Rico.

Baker Botts represented Liberty Latin America in the transaction.

Baker Botts Lawyers/Office Involved: 
Corporate: Jonathan Gordon (Partner, New York); Catherine Gallagher (Partner, Washington, D.C.); John Kaercher (Senior Associate, Austin); Quentin Wiest (Associate, New York).
Tax: Jon Lobb (Partner, Houston)
Antitrust: Paul Cuomo (Partner, Washington D.C.)

 

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