Herrick, Feinstein Represents New York Yankees in News Corporation’s Acquisition of YES Network Equity Stake Corporate Legal Specialists Serve As Lead Counsel to Yankees Business Wire NEW YORK -- December 20, 2012 Herrick, Feinstein LLP is proud to have represented the New York Yankees and Yankee Global Enterprises in News Corporation’s acquisition of a 49 percent equity stake in the Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network (YES). “The value of sports programming has increased dramatically over the past few years and will continue to do so,” said Irwin A. Kishner, Chairman of Herrick's Executive Committee and Co-Chairman of the firm's Corporate Department. “This acquisition is a testament to the Yankees’ reputation as a premier sports brand, and as a long time legal advisor to the organization, we’re proud to have played a role in this important transaction.” The Herrick deal team was led by Mr. Kishner and included Partners Richard M. Morris, Edward B. Stevenson, also Co-Chairman of the Corporate Department, and Daniel A. Etna, as well as Associates Glenn L. Stein, Matthew H. Kunkes and David R. Hoffman. Herrick’s Corporate Department has a track record of successes representing major clients across the country and around the world, including many Fortune 1000 firms. The firm’s clients include financial institutions, private equity firms, venture capital firms, hedge funds, investment banks and private investors on a full range of matters. Founded in 1928, Herrick, Feinstein LLP is a prominent 165-lawyer firm providing a full range of legal services, including real estate, litigation, bankruptcy, employment, corporate, tax and personal planning, government relations, insurance and intellectual property law. Contact: Linden Alschuler & Kaplan, Inc. Public Relations Shannon Lynch or Hannah Arnold, 212-575-4545
Herrick, Feinstein Represents New York Yankees in News Corporation’s Acquisition of YES Network Equity Stake
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