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PLI’s Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2021

December 01 - 03, 2021

Partner Jay Singer will participate as a speaker at PLI’s Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2021 conference in Los Angeles, California. 

Perspective

Shearman Women Webinar: Is Imposter Syndrome Even Real?

November 30, 2021

Shearman & Sterling hosted the webinar “Is Imposter Syndrome Even Real?”, which discussed “imposter syndrome,” also known as perceived fraudulence, which has gotten a lot of attention in recent years.

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PLI’s 19th Annual Directors’ Institute on Corporate Governance

November 30, 2021

Partner Gillian Emmett Moldowan moderated a panel titled “Compensation Committees: Successfully Adapting to Change” at PLI’s Directors’ Institute on Corporate Governance in New York, New York on November 30, 2021.

Event

Shearman Women Webinar: Is Imposter Syndrome Even Real?

November 30, 2021

Shearman & Sterling hosted the webinar “Is Imposter Syndrome Even Real?” on November 30, 2021. The session discussed “imposter syndrome,” also known as perceived fraudulence, which has gotten a lot of attention in recent years.

News

Fenway Sports Group’s Acquisition of Controlling Interest in Pittsburgh Penguins

November 29, 2021

Shearman & Sterling advised Fenway Sports Group on the acquisition of the controlling interest in the Pittsburgh Penguins hockey team. The deal, which is subject to approval by the National Hockey League Board of Governors, is expected to close before the end of the year.

Perspective

Shearman & Sterling and SIFMA Announce Investment-Grade Bond Optional Redemption Model Provision

November 29, 2021

Shearman & Sterling is pleased to announce the publication of the SIFMA investment-grade bond optional redemption model provision. After assembling a working group of investment banks operating in the U.S. and global capital markets to agree on general principles and proposed language, we have developed a model provision that promotes consistency and clarity while removing the ambiguity found in historical provisions. This model provision provides issuers, investment banks, investors, and other market participants with certainty and specificity in the calculation of the redemption price of bonds. The new language is expected to be introduced throughout the industry starting in the fourth quarter of 2021 and into 2022.

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The Legal 500 Southeast Asia Awards 2020/21

November 29, 2021

Shearman & Sterling was named “Projects and Energy Team of the Year” at the inaugural The Legal 500 Southeast Asia Awards. The awards celebrate the teams and practice groups whose work have exceeded expectations and raised standards over the past 24 months.

Perspective

Hydrogen a Key Focus of New German Government’s Coalition Agreement

November 29, 2021

The new federal government has presented ambitious framework conditions for decarbonizing the German economy through hydrogen, aiming to position Germany at the center of a global hydrogen economy. German industry expects further detail in the next months.

News

Shearman & Sterling Named in Global Restructuring Review List of Global Restructuring Leaders for 2021

November 26, 2021

Shearman & Sterling has been listed in Global Restructuring Review’s list of global restructuring leaders following the firm’s inaugural submission reflecting the firm’s expansion of its international restructuring practice.