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Recent News

Oct 16, 2019

Société Générale, HSBC and CACIB on the Financing of €465 Million Acquisition of 31 Stores

Shearman & Sterling advised Société Générale, HSBC and CACIB, as Mandated Lead Arrangers, for the financing of the acquisition to a company affiliated with Apollo Global Management, Inc. of 31 hypermarkets and supermarkets properties valued at €465 million.

Oct 15, 2019

Shearman & Sterling Continues to Add Significant Talent and Enhance Its Transatlantic Leveraged Finance Capability

Shearman & Sterling is today announcing the hire of Alan Rockwell and Michael Chernick in New York. The hires reflect the firm’s continuing commitment to strengthen its position as one of the preeminent firms in leveraged finance with talent across both New York and London. 

Oct 11, 2019

Murder Conviction Overturned After 33 Years

Court of Appeal Vacates Jack Sagin’s Murder Conviction Thanks to DNA Evidence  

California’s Sixth District Court of Appeal overturned the murder conviction of Jack Sagin, a man who has spent 33 years in prison, after it was determined that the DNA tested from the crime scene, including male DNA found under the victim’s fingernails, was not that of Jack Sagin. Sagin was released today. 

Oct 10, 2019

Cencosud’s $900 Million Cash Tender Offers

Shearman & Sterling advised Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Santander Investment Securities Inc. as dealer-managers in connection with Cencosud’s cash tender offers to purchase up $900 million of its 2023, 2025 and 2027 notes.

Oct 09, 2019

Kristen Garry in Bloomberg Law on the New IBOR Tax Guidance

Partner Kristen Garry (Washington, D.C.-Tax) was quoted in Bloomberg Law on the new tax rules on IBOR-transition modifications that were released by the IRS this week.

Oct 08, 2019

The Dow Chemical Company’s InterNotes® Program

Shearman & Sterling advised The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) in connection with the relaunch of its InterNotes® program. Dow will offer each tranche of the notes through a “Pricing Supplement” that describes the specific terms of that tranche of notes, including the initial offering price and minimum subscription amount, if any. ®InterNotes is a registered trademark of Incapital Holdings, the purchasing agent under the program.

Upcoming Events

Oct 14 - 16, 2019

2019 Money Management Institute Annual Conference

Counsel Jennifer Morton (New York-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory) is participating in a panel discussion, entitled “Regulatory Developments Impacting Investment Advisers,” at the 2019 Money Management Institute (MMI) Annual Conference from October 14-16 in Atlanta, Georgia. The discussion will principally focus on Regulation BI and Form CRS compliance considerations.

Oct 17, 2019

Debtwire Week 2019: Leveraged Finance Day

Partners Philip Stopford and Korey Fevzi (both London-Finance) will speak at Leveraged Finance Day during Debtwire Week 2019 on October 17, 2019.

Oct 22, 2019

Austin Finance Leadership Summit

Shearman & Sterling will co-host the Austin Finance Leadership Summit on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.