Press Release

Morgan Lewis Advises United Business Media on $287 Million Acquisition of Canon Communications

September 16, 2010

NEW YORK, September 16, 2010: Today, United Business Media Limited (UBM), a global business media company, announced that it will acquire Canon Communications LLC, a leading provider of tradeshows and related media, for $287 million.

Morgan Lewis advised UBM on the transaction. Business and Finance partners Charles Engros and Jonathan D. Morris led the firm's team with the assistance of associates Sheryl L. Orr, Lynda Vaillant, and Gregory E. Louis.

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