Morrison & Foerster is advising Boyd Gaming Corporation in its acquisition of Lattner Entertainment Group Illinois, LLC (Lattner), for total consideration of $100 million.
The acquisition, which is expected to close by the end of the second quarter of 2018, will enable Boyd Gaming to expand into the distributed gaming business. Lattner currently operates nearly 1,000 gaming units in 220 locations across the state of Illinois.
For more information, please see the press release.
The MoFo team advising Boyd Gaming is led by corporate partner Brandon C. Parris, together with corporate of counsel Jeffrey Washenko, and corporate associates Ali Assareh and Sara Ayse Uz (all San Francisco).
MoFo also recently advised long-time client Boyd Gaming in connection with: