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Media Notes O’Melveny’s Representation of Good Universe in Acquisition by Lionsgate

October 12, 2017

O’Melveny’s role advising Good Universe, an independent film production company founded by Joe Drake and Nathan Kahane, on its acquisition by Lionsgate was noted in multiple outlets, including The Wrap and The Hollywood Reporter. 

According to a report published in The Wrap on October 12, 2017, under the terms of the agreement, Lionsgate has named Drake co-chair of its Motion Picture Group, and Kahane will continue to head Good Universe under Lionsgate’s ownership.

The Century City-based O’Melveny deal team included partners Stephen Scharf and Silvia Vannini, along with counsel Eric Geffner and Jing Cao.