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Shearman & Sterling LLP is a limited liability partnership under the laws of the State of Delaware. The personal liability of our partners is limited to the extent provided in such laws.
Under the laws of Delaware, an obligation of the Firm incurred while the Firm is a limited liability partnership, whether arising in contract, tort, or otherwise, is solely the obligation of the Firm, and partners of the Firm are not personally liable, directly or indirectly, by way of indemnification, contribution, assessment or otherwise, for such obligation solely by reason of being or so acting as a partner.
Shearman & Sterling (London) LLP, the partnership through which the business of the Firm is undertaken in the United Kingdom, has also qualified as an LLP under the laws of the State of Delaware and the personal liability of its partners is also limited to the extent provided by such laws.
As used herein, "Shearman & Sterling" refers to Shearman & Sterling LLP, a limited liability partnership organized under the laws of the State of Delaware.
Information pursuant to Article 7 of the Belgian Law of March 11, 2003
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Rue Guimard 9
1040 Brussels, Belgium
T: +32 2 500 9800
F: +32 2 500 9801
VAT number: 406.931.466
The Belgian lawyers practicing in the Brussels office are admitted to practice under the professional title “advocaat/avocat”. They are members of the Brussels Bar, List A. The lawyers from other Member States or other foreign jurisdictions are members of, or are registered with, the Brussels Bar, List E or B, and are members of foreign Bars.
Each lawyer’s bar admission(s) can be found in his/her biography.
Members of the Brussels Bar (List A, B, or E) are subject to professional rules that are available at www.baliebrussel.be or www.barreaudebruxelles.be. The profession of “advocaat/avocat” is regulated by Articles 428-508 of the Belgian Judicial Code, which is available at www.juridat.be.
As of 30/05/23
Angaben gemäß § 5 des Telemediengesetzes (TMG) vom 26.2.2007 sowie nach § 2 Dienstleistungs-Informationspflichten-Verordnung (DL-InfoV) vom 12.3.2010:
Shearman & Sterling LLP, Zweigniederlassung Frankfurt
Bockenheimer Landstraße 2-4
60306 Frankfurt am Main
Geschäftsleitung: Dr. Thomas König
Tel.: 069 – 9711 1000
Fax: 069 – 9711 1100
Die gesetzliche Berufsbezeichnung "Rechtsanwalt" wurde in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland verliehen. Alle als Rechtsanwalt bezeichneten Personen sind in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland als Rechtsanwalt zugelassen und Mitglied der jeweiligen örtlichen Rechtsanwaltskammer:
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In Deutschland ansässige, in anderen Jurisdiktionen zugelassene Anwälte sind ebenfalls Mitglieder der betreffenden örtlichen Rechtsanwaltskammer, sowie zusätzlich, gemäß den Regelungen der betreffenden ausländischen Jurisdiktionen, Mitglieder ausländischer Anwaltskammern.
Shearman & Sterling LLP unterhält über die Allianz Versicherungs-AG in 10900 Berlin eine Berufshaftpflichtversicherung mit weltweiter Geltung einschließlich der deutschen Zweigniederlassung und für die in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland zur Anwaltschaft zugelassenen Berufsträgerinnen und Berufsträger.
Weitere Einzelheiten ergeben sich aus den §§ 51 sowie 59o BRAO.
Die zuständige Schlichtungsstelle mit der Befugnis, über Streitigkeiten in Verbrauchersache in Form von wirtschaftlichen Interessen zum Gegenstand haben, den Ansprüchen aus Mandatsbeziehungen zu entscheiden, ist die Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft, Rauchstraße 26, 10787 Berlin. Mitglieder der Rechtsanwaltschaft sind nicht zur Beteiligung an Streitbeilegungsverfahren vor einer Verbraucherschlichtungsstelle verpflichtet.
Shearman & Sterling LLP nimmt nicht an Streitbeilegungsverfahren vor einer Verbraucherschlichtungsstelle teil, einschließlich der Schlichtungsstelle der Rechtsanwaltschaft.
Shearman & Sterling LLP ist eine in den Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika nach dem Recht des Staates Delaware gegründete Limited Liability Partnership. Nach dem Recht des Staates Delaware ist die persönliche Haftung der einzelnen Partner beschränkt.
In Deutschland erbringt Shearman & Sterling LLP über ihre deutsche Zweigniederlassung gemäß § 207a Abs. 1 BRAO Rechtsdienstleistungen. Seit Beantragung der Zulassung nach § 207a Abs. 1 Nr. 5 BRAO bei der Rechtsanwaltskammer München am 28. Oktober 2022 ist die deutsche Zweigniederlassung auf Grundlage von § 209a Abs. 2 BRAO tätig.
Information pursuant to Italian Legislative Decree No. 70 of
9 April 2003.
Shearman & Sterling LLP practices in Italy in association with Studio Legale Associato Shearman & Sterling. Partners in the Rome and Milan Offices are partners in Studio Legale Associato in Associazione con Shearman & Sterling.
The firm’s offices in Italy are at:
Via Borgognona 47
00187 Roma, Italy
T: +39 06 697 679 1
F: +39 06 697 679 300
Corso Venezia 16
20121 Milano, Italy
T: +39 02 0064 1500
F: +39 02 0064 1555
Shearman & Sterling LLP operates in association with The Law Firm of Dr. Sultan Almasoud for the practice of law in Saudi Arabia. Partners in the Riyadh Offices are partners in The Law Firm of Dr. Sultan Almasoud.
The firm’s offices in Riyadh are at:
The Law Firm of Dr. Sultan Almasoud
Office Unit 10, Floor 3,
Bldg. WH01-04, Al Raidah, Digital City, Al-Nakheel
P.O. Box 90217, Riyadh 11613
Information pursuant to Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002.
In the UK, the business of the firm is undertaken through Shearman & Sterling (London) LLP, a partnership qualified as an LLP under the laws of the State of Delaware. Shearman & Sterling (London) LLP is a multi-national partnership authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (the SRA) (Firm SRA number 211340). A list of partners of Shearman & Sterling (London) LLP is available for inspection at its London office at:
9 Appold Street
London EC2A 2AP
Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7655 5000
Fax: + 44 (0) 20 7655 5500
VAT No: GB 244 2549 66
The lawyers practising in Shearman & Sterling (London) LLP who are qualified to practice in England and Wales are Solicitors of the Supreme Court of England and Wales and members of the Law Society of England and Wales. Shearman & Sterling (London) LLP also includes lawyers from other jurisdictions who are registered with the SRA as European or foreign lawyers and who are also subject to regulation in their place of admission. Further information on our lawyers and their qualifications can be found at People. Information on the regulations of the SRA can be found in the SRA Code of Conduct on its site at http://www.sra.org.uk/.
We are not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority but we are able, in certain circumstances, to offer a limited range of services which would fall to be regulated under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (as amended), but for certain exclusions applicable to professional services firms.
We hold professional indemnity insurance arranged through AON Risk Solutions, The Aon Centre, The Leadenhall Building, 122 Leadenhall Street, London EC3V 4AN, which covers the professional services provided by Shearman & Sterling (London) LLP worldwide.
We intend to provide clients with a professional and high-quality service. Any client who is not happy with the service they have received from us is entitled to complain. We will investigate all complaints promptly and fairly and will try to resolve any concerns you raise using our complaints handling procedures.
If you have any concerns about our work or the service we have provided to you, you should contact your relationship partner or the partner responsible for your matter in the first instance. If you do not consider that approach to be appropriate, or you are dissatisfied with the response you have received, you may contact the firm’s Director of Risk, Nicola Liddle-Peters, who is based in our London office. You can do this by writing to her at our London office address, or by emailing to Nicola.Liddle-Peters@Shearman.com.
If you feel that we have not satisfactorily resolved your concerns and you remain dissatisfied with any element of our work or service, you may be entitled to request the Legal Ombudsman (“LeO”) to independently consider your complaint.
The LeO’s services are available to all members of the public, and certain small businesses, charities, clubs, societies, associations and trusts. Before accepting a complaint for investigation, the LeO will check that you have tried to resolve your complaint with us first. If you have, then complaints to the LeO must ordinarily be made within six months of the date of receiving a final response from us; and either (i) no later than one year from the date of the act/omission that has given rise to your complaint; or (ii) no later than one year from when you should reasonably have known there was cause for complaint. Raising a complaint with the LeO will not affect how we handle your case.
Further information on the eligibility criteria and the procedures involved can be found at www.legalombudsman.org.uk. You may contact the LeO at:
Postal address: PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton, WV1 9WJ
Telephone: 0300 555 0333
You may also raise any concerns about our professional conduct with the Solicitors Regulation Authority. If you wish to make a complaint about your bill, you may apply to the court for an assessment of the bill under Part III of the Solicitors’ Act 1974. If all or part of a bill remains unpaid, we may be entitled to charge interest.
If you are not a client, but you have a complaint in relation to our work or the services we provide, please raise your concern with the firm’s Director of Risk, Nicola Liddle-Peters. You can do this by writing to her at our London office address, or by emailing to Nicola.Liddle-Peters@Shearman.com.
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The federal Transparency in Coverage Rule requires non-grandfathered group health plans to disclose on a public website information regarding: (1) the in-network provider rates for covered items and services, and (2) the historical out-of-network allowed amounts and billed charges for covered items and services, in two separate machine-readable files (MRFs). The files must, in part, also include plan option/coverage identifier information, billing codes to identify items and services for claims processing, and all applicable rates. They are formatted to allow researchers, regulators, and application developers to more easily access and analyze data.
The MRFs for the non-grandfathered Cigna group health plans covered under the Shearman & Sterling LLP Welfare Benefits Plan can be found at: www.ticmrf.com/13-5514352.