Morrison & Foerster LLP participated in Bass Pro Shops’ approximate $5 billion successfully completed acquisition of Cabela's Incorporated (NYSE: CAB), working closely with Bass Pro and Goldman Sachs to handle the purchase and sale agreement of Cabela's World's Foremost Bank's credit card accounts and deposits, and negotiate a program agreement for a new Cabela's cobrand credit card to be offered by Capital One. In addition, MoFo was responsible for the due diligence of World's Foremost Bank.
The MoFo deal team for Bass Pro, coordinated with Goldman Sachs, was led by New York-based Financial Services partner Joan Warrington. The team also included partner and co-chair of MoFo’s Finance Department Nick Spiliotes (Washington, D.C.), Financial Services partner Oliver Ireland (Washington, D.C.), Corporate of counsels Larry Bard (Northern Virginia) and Ben Chung (Los Angeles), Corporate associate Phillip Kim (Los Angeles), and Financial Services associate Trevor Salter (Washington, D.C.).
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