Akin Gump Advises LA Times and MediaNews Group in Sale of CIPS Marketing Group

(New York) – ACI Last Mile Network has announced it has acquired CIPS Marketing Group (CIPS), a print-distribution joint venture of the Los Angeles Times and MediaNews Group. Akin Gump advised the sellers in the transaction.

David D’Urso, a partner in the corporate practice at Akin Gump, led the team advising the Times and MediaNews Group. He was joined by labor and employment partner Nathan Oleson, corporate counsel Timothy Clark, corporate associate Josh Savitz and tax counsel Brandon Morris.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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