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Recent News

August 05, 2021

Agnès Dunogué Listed Among Benchmark Litigation’s “Top 250 Women In Litigation”

Partner Agnès Dunogué (New York-Litigation) has been named to Benchmark Litigation’s “Top 250 Women in Litigation” guide. The list recognizes those who have “earned their place amongst the leading female litigators by participating in some of the most impactful litigation matters in recent history, as well as by earning the hard-won respect of their peers and clients.”

August 05, 2021

Glatfelter to Acquire Jacob Holm for an Enterprise Value of $308 Million

Shearman & Sterling advised Glatfelter Corporation (NYSE: GLT) in connection with its agreement to acquire the Jacob Holm Group, a global leading manufacturer of premium quality spunlace nonwoven fabrics for critical cleaning, high-performance materials, personal care, hygiene and medical applications, for an enterprise value of approximately $308 million including the extinguishment of debt and subject to customary post-closing adjustments.

August 05, 2021

Masdar Floating Solar Photovoltaic Power Project in Indonesia

Shearman & Sterling advised Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company PJSC (Masdar) and PT PJB Investasi (PJBI), a subsidiary of Indonesian state-owned offtaker PT PLN (Persero), on the $114 million financing of a 145MWac floating solar photovoltaic power project on the Cirata Reservoir in Indonesia, the largest project of its kind in South East Asia.

August 04, 2021

King Street’s Restructuring of FC Girondins de Bordeaux

Shearman & Sterling advised King Street Capital Management, as shareholder, on the restructuring and sale of the Ligue 1 Football Club Girondins de Bordeaux by way of an ad hoc mandate and conciliation proceeding.

August 03, 2021

XPAC Acquisition’s $200 Million IPO

Shearman & Sterling advised Citigroup Global Markets, as the sole book-running manager, and XP Investimentos Corretora de Câmbio, Títulos e Valores Mobiliários S.A., as financial advisor, on the initial public offering of XPAC Acquisition Corp. of 20 million units at an offering price of $10.00 per unit, each unit consisting of one Class A ordinary share and one-third of one redeemable warrant.

August 02, 2021

Qualtrics’ $1.125 Billion Purchase of Clarabridge

Shearman & Sterling represented Qualtrics International in its $1.125 billion acquisition of Clarabridge, a leader in omnichannel conversational analytics. The transaction is expected to close in Q4 of 2021.

Upcoming Events

August 16, 2021

Rice Alliance Energy Technology Venture Day at OTC

Shearman & Sterling is a proud underwriter of the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship Energy Tech Venture Day at the Offshore Technology Conference. The event will allow startups to connect with investors and energy companies on Monday, August 16, 2021.

August 30, 2021

Fractional Ownership of NFTs and Blockchain in Real Estate Transactions

Kris Ferranti (New York-Real Estate) will be participating as a panelist at a live CLE webinar presentation titled “Fractional Ownership of NFTs and Blockchain in Real Estate Transactions: Key Legal and Regulatory Considerations” on August 30, 2021 at 1:00 pm ET.

September 14 - 16, 2021

Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship 19th Annual Energy Technology Venture Forum

Shearman & Sterling is a proud underwriter of the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship’s 19th Annual Energy Technology Venture Forum, the premier energy tech venture capital conference being held in Houston, Texas on September 14-16, 2021.