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Recent News

Aug 15, 2019

ONEOK’s $2 Billion Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented the underwriters, led by J.P. Morgan, in connection with a shelf takedown of $500 million of ONEOK, Inc.’s 2.75% notes due 2024, $750 million of ONEOK, Inc.’s 3.40% notes due 2029 and $750 million of ONEOK, Inc.’s 4.45% notes due 2049. The net proceeds from the offering are being used for general corporate purposes.

Aug 14, 2019

Equistone on the Acquisition Financing of Omnicare

Shearman & Sterling advised Equistone Partners Europe (Equistone) on the acquisition financing of a majority stake in Omnicare, a pharmaceutical wholesaler operating throughout Germany that primarily distributes finished medicinal products to compounding pharmacies for the patient-specific production of cancer drugs.

Aug 14, 2019

Viacom’s Combination With CBS

Shearman & Sterling advised Viacom Inc. in its merger with CBS Corporation, which will create a leading global multiplatform, premium content company with more than $28 billion in revenue.

Aug 14, 2019

Shandong Chenming Paper Holdings Ltd.’s $163 Million Bond Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented Zhongtai International Securities Limited, AMTD Global Markets Limited, Admiralty Harbour Capital Limited and ABCI Capital Limited as initial purchasers in connection with Meilun (BVI) Limited’s offering of $163 million 9% senior notes due 2022, unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by Shandong Chenming Paper Holdings Ltd.

Aug 12, 2019

Liberty Global’s $2.5 Billion Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offers

Shearman & Sterling is advising Liberty Global in connection with its modified Dutch auction tender offers, which commenced on August 12, 2019.  In the tender offers, the company is offering to purchase up to $2.5 billion of its ordinary shares from its shareholders, consisting of up to $625 million of its Class A shares at a price not greater than $29.00 and not less than $25.25 per Class A share, and up to $1.875 billion of its Class C shares at a price not greater than $28.50 and not less than $24.75 per Class C share.

Aug 12, 2019

Ardagh's $1.8 Billion Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented Ardagh in connection with its offering of $1.8 billion of notes, consisting of €440 million 2.125% senior secured notes due 2026, $500 million 4.125% senior secured notes due 2026 and $800 million 5.250% senior notes due 2027.

Upcoming Events

Sep 11, 2019

Rice Alliance 17th Annual Energy and Clean Technology Venture Forum

Shearman & Sterling is a proud sponsor of the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship (Rice Alliance), a nationally recognized initiative devoted to the support of technology commercialization, entrepreneurship education and the launch of technology companies. Representatives from Shearman & Sterling will attend the Rice Alliance 17th Annual Energy and Clean Technology Venture Forum, the largest energy and clean technology venture capital conference in the Southwest, on September 11, 2019.

Sep 12, 2019

6th Annual International Arbitration, Regulatory & Competition Law Global Summit

Partner Elvira Aliende Rodriguez (Brussels- Antitrust) will speak at the 6th Annual International Arbitration, Regulatory & Competition Law Global Summit organized by Wolters Kluwer and LegalPlus in Japan on September 12, 2019.

Sep 19, 2019

Concurrences Law & Economics Workshop Brussels

Shearman & Sterling, together with Concurrences Review and Avisa Partners, are hosting the roundtable discussion “Which Competition Policy for the New EU Commission?” on September, 19 2019 in Brussels.