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Morrison & Foerster Advises Insight on Take-Private Acquisition

28 Jul 2015

NYSE-listed Xueda Education Group, a leading national provider of personalized tutoring services for primary and secondary school students in China, has announced a merger agreement with Shenzhen-listed Xiamen Insight Investment Co., Ltd, a joint stock company established under the laws of the People's Republic of China.

The transaction marks the first-ever acquisition by a PRC-company of a U.S.-listed company, including an acquisition/termination of the target's VIE in China. For further information, see the press release issued by Xueda.

Morrison & Foerster is advising Insight on the transaction with a multi-office deal team led by corporate partners Charles Comey (Palo Alto/Shanghai), Michael O’Bryan (San Francisco) and Sherry Yin (Beijing).


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