O'Melveny's Representation of Global Education in Pearson Deal Noted in The Deal Pipeline

November 22, 2011

O'Melveny & Myers LLP is noted in the November 22, 2011, The Deal Pipeline article for its representation of Global Education & Technology Group Ltd. regarding an announcement that Pearson plc would acquire Global Education. The article says that the US$294 million deal would expand Pearson's reach in China from eight cities to 60. Partners David Roberts and Paul Scrivano led the legal team advising Global Education. Roberts is a member of the Corporate Finance/Capital Markets Practice and resides in O'Melveny's Beijing office, and Scrivano is a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and resides in O'Melveny's San Francisco office.