Kirkland & Ellis Advising eLong Special Committee on ‘Going Private’ Proposal

Legal News & Analysis – Asia Pacific - China – Private Equity

21 August, 2015

 

Kirkland & Ellis is advising the special committee of the board of directors of Nasdaq-listed eLong Inc., a leading mobile and online travel service provider in China, in connection with its evaluation of a ‘going private’ proposal from Tencent Holdings Limited. The eLong Board of Directors received the proposal on August 3, 2015.
 
The Kirkland team on the transaction is being led by Hong Kong corporate partners David Zhang, Jesse Sheley and Amie Tang.
 
For additional information, please see press release here: http://elong.investorroom.com/2015-08-20-eLong-Special-Committee-Appoints-Independent-Financial-Advisor-and-Legal-Counsel