Paul Hastings Advises Barnes & Noble Education in a Definitive Agreement with Immersion Corporation

April 22, 2024

Paul Hastings LLP is advising Barnes & Noble Education, a leading solutions provider for the education industry, in a definitive agreement with Immersion Corporation and certain of their existing shareholders and strategic partners, on the terms of new equity and refinancing transactions that will significantly strengthen the Company’s long-term financial position.

The proposed transactions are subject to shareholder approval and other closing conditions. 

More details on the transaction can be found here.

Global Co-Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions practice Eduardo Gallardo, Co-Chair of the Financial Restructuring group Kris Hansen, and Chair of the Public Company Advisory practice Sean Donahue are leading the transaction, which also includes partner Sal Perrotto; and associates Vinnie Buehler and Madeleine Shiff.

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