Bayer AG Closes €7.6 Billion Sale of Crop Science Businesses to BASF

August 1, 2018

S&C represents Bayer AG in its sale of selected Crop Science businesses to BASF for €7.6 billion.

The S&C team on the transaction was led by Matthew Hurd and Eric Krautheimer, along with Evan Simpson and Tyler Hill. Nader Mousavi and Mehdi Ansari, along with Rachel Yu advised on intellectual property matters; Matthew Friestedt and Kristen Klein advised on executive compensation and benefits matters; Matthew Brennan advised on environmental matters; Ronald Creamer and Eric Lopata advised on tax matters; and Chris Beatty and Alan Fishman advised on financing matters.