Paul Hastings Represents Holloway Sportswear, Inc. and Holloway Group, Inc. In Its Acquisition By Augusta Sportswear Group, Inc.
Atlanta, GA (May 5, 2006) – Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP (Paul Hastings), a leading international law firm, represented Holloway Sportswear, Inc. and Holloway Group, Inc. a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of team and active apparel, in its acquisition by Augusta Sportswear Group, Inc., a portfolio company of Linsalata Capital Partners. The deal closed on May 2, 2006.
The Paul Hastings team, led by Atlanta partner Wayne Bradley, also included partners Philip Marzetti and Eric Keller, and associates Jared Brandman, Tong Zou, Tony Barwick, Aaron Kowan and Lisa Brown.
Under the agreement, Augusta acquired substantially all of Holloway Sportswear, Inc.’s and Holloway Group, Inc.’s assets.
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About Holloway: Founded in 1946 in a small converted garage in Jackson Center, OH, Holloway has enjoyed tremendous success in the team and active apparel market. Holloway offers over 100 product styles and approximately 10,000 SKUs to a diversified customer base of over 21,000 active accounts. Holloway holds over 300 licenses for various colleges and universities across the country and in June 2003, Holloway entered the military market.
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