China | United States

Latham, O'Melveny Help Ink Chinese Buy of U.S. Company

Deal will likely lead to more Chinese investment in U.S. companies, attorneys for both sides say

, The Asian Lawyer


Chinese genome research and sequencing company BGI-Shenzhen has finalized its $117 million purchase of genome sequencing company Complete Genomics, marking the first acquisition of a U.S. public company by a Chinese acquirer. O'Melveny & Myers advised BGI; Latham & Watkins advised Complete Genomics.

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