Cases & Deals

Essilor acquires FGX International for $575 million

Client(s) Essilor International

Jones Day advised Essilor International on the acquisition of FGX International Holdings Limited, the North American market leader in the design and sale of non-prescription reading and sun glasses, for $575 million.

In addition to M&A representation, Jones Day provided antitrust, capital markets, intellectual property, employee benefits, and tax advice regarding this transaction.