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Perspective

Infrastructure Bottlenecks Loom for Green Hydrogen Imports in Europe

May 24, 2022

Obviously, interest in international trade of hydrogen is rising rapidly. New announcements of credible major export initiatives are occurring frequently. But there remain doubts about the rate of development of the infrastructure needed for importing hydrogen at scale, whether as hydrogen or via carriers such as ammonia.

News

in-tech as Founder of Mobility Technology Centers

May 24, 2022

Shearman & Sterling advised in-tech GmbH on the establishment of Mobility Technology Center (MTC) in Munich together with ERGO, Munich Re and MaLiBu, a consultancy firm of Professor Markus Lienkamp, holder of the chair for automotive engineering at the Technical University of Munich (TUM).

News

Shearman & Sterling Expands Texas Litigation Team With New Partner Emily Westridge Black

May 23, 2022

Global law firm Shearman & Sterling today announces the appointment of Emily Westridge Black as a Litigation partner in Austin.

News

Prenetics Announces Closing of Business Combination with Artisan Acquisition Corp.

May 23, 2022

Shearman & Sterling represented UBS Securities LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and China International Capital Corporation Hong Kong Securities Limited, who acted as placement agents on the PIPE in connection with Prenetics Global Limited (Prenetics)’s previously announced business combination with Artisan Acquisition Corp. (Artisan). The transaction was completed on May 18, 2022, and the shares of Prenetics began trading on Nasdaq under the new ticker symbol "PRE”.

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Liang Named as Rising Star by The Glass Hammer

May 20, 2022

Compensation, Governance & ERISA associate Jingjing Liang was featured as a Rising Star by The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business.

Perspective

General Court Judgment in Canon – A Victory for Commission Gun-Jumping Enforcement

May 20, 2022

On 18 May 2022, the European General Court rejected Canon’s appeal against a €28 million fine imposed by the European Commission in 2019 for its breach of EU gun-jumping rules, just a few months after a similar judgment, therefore vindicating the Commission’s aggressive stance on such breaches.

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Shearman & Sterling Wins Three Deal of the Year Awards at IFLR Americas 2022

May 20, 2022

Shearman & Sterling was recognized with three deal of the year awards at the IFLR Americas 2022 awards ceremony, which took place at Essex House in New York City on May 19, 2022.

News

The Province of Ontario’s $2.25 Billion Bond Offering

May 19, 2022

Shearman & Sterling represented the Province of Ontario in connection with Ontario’s public offering of $2.25 billion of its 3.100% bonds due May 19, 2027.

News

Roberts, Anhang and Marsh Prepare Amicus Brief for WLF Involving Interpretation of Recent US Supreme Court Precedent

May 19, 2022

On May 18, 2022, Partner Lyle Roberts (Washington, D.C.-Litigation), counsel George Anhang (Washington, D.C.-Litigation), and associate Billy Marsh (Dallas-Litigation), filed an amicus brief on behalf of the Washington Legal Foundation in support of appellants in Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. et al. v. Arkansas Teacher Retirement System et al., pending before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Event

3rd International Mergers Conference

May 19, 2022

Partner James Webber spoke at the 3rd International Mergers Conference organized by Concurrences in London on May 19, 2022.