We advised the underwriters on the investment-grade debt offering

Davis Polk advised the representatives of the underwriters in an SEC-registered offering by Masco Corporation of $600 million aggregate principal amount of its 1.500% notes due 2028, $600 million aggregate principal amount of its 2.000% notes due 2031 and $300 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.125% notes due 2051.

Masco Corporation is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of branded home improvement and building products. Its portfolio of industry-leading brands includes BEHR paint, DELTA and HANSGROHE faucets, bath and shower fixtures, KICHLER decorative and outdoor lighting, LIBERTY branded decorative and functional hardware and HOT SPRING spas.

 The Davis Polk corporate team included partner John B. Meade and associates David Li and Tanu Sinha. Partner Po Sit and associate Liang Zhang provided tax advice. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the New York and London offices.