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Overhaul Proposed to UK Takeover Code: Offer Timetable and Offer Conditions

Nov 27, 2020

On October 27, 2020 the U.K. Takeover Panel (the “Panel”) published a consultation (the “Consultation”) on a series of significant changes to the treatment of conditions (and pre-conditions) to offers and the timetable which offers must follow under the U.K. Takeover Code (the “Code”). The consultation calls for comments by January 15, 2021, following which the Panel expects to issue a response statement (in Spring 2021) setting out the final form of the changes it decides to make to the Code.

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The Strategic Pathway in the “New Normal” of International Arbitration: Before, During and After the Dispute

Nov 26, 2020

Partner Jennifer Younan (Paris-International Arbitration) spoke at the Italian Forum for Arbitration and ADR (ArbIt) conference “The Strategic Pathway in the “New Normal” of International Arbitration: Before, During and After the Dispute” on November 26, 2020.

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Aliende Speaks at Spain’s DENAE Event

Nov 26, 2020

Partner Elvira Aliende Rodriguez (Brussels-Antitrust) spoke at the IV Congreso DENAE: “La economía de los Datos” on November 26, 2020.

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Ontario Teachers' €750 Million Senior Notes Offering

Nov 25, 2020

Shearman & Sterling advised BNP Paribas, Citigroup Global Markets Limited, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank and HSBC France, as joint book-running managers, and Barclays Bank PLC, Goldman Sachs International and J.P. Morgan Securities plc, as co-managers, in connection with Ontario Teachers’ Finance Trust’s (OTFT) Regulation S private placement of €750 million aggregate principal amount of 0.050 percent senior notes due 2030.

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Asia-Pacific Hydrogen Summit 2020

Nov 25, 2020

Partner Jean-Louis Neves Mandelli (Singapore-Project Development and Finance) spoke on the  “Investment and Financing” panel at the inaugural Asia-Pacific Hydrogen Summit 2020 on November 25, 2020.

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ALB Korea Law Awards 2020

Nov 25, 2020

Shearman & Sterling won “M&A Deal of the Year” for its work on the Business Integration of Z Holdings and LINE at the ALB Korea Law Awards 2020.

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Alexandria Real Estate Equities’ Senior Unsecured Revolving Credit Facility

Nov 23, 2020

Shearman & Sterling advised Citibank, N.A. as administrative agent in connection with a $3 billion senior unsecured revolving facility for Alexandria Real Estate Equities. 

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Shearman & Sterling Named ‘Champion of Good’ by Singapore’s National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre

Nov 23, 2020

Shearman & Sterling is proud to be named a Champion of Good 2020 by Singapore’s National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre (NVPC). The award recognizes our Singapore office’s commitment to create impact driven partnerships that further the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG). 

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ENA Master Trust’s $400 Million Senior Secured Notes Offering

Nov 19, 2020

Shearman & Sterling advised BofA Securities, Inc. and Banco General, S.A., as initial purchasers, for a Rule 144A/Reg S offering of $400 million of 4.000 percent senior secured notes due 2048 by ENA Master Trust, a trust settled under Panamanian law by Empresa Nacional de Autopista, S.A.

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A Look Ahead: State of the Private Real Estate Market Post-U.S. Election

Nov 19, 2020

Shearman & Sterling partner Kris Ferranti (New York-Real Estate) leda discussion with DJ Van Keuren, managing partner and co-founder of Evergreen Property Partners on the U.S. private real estate market post-elections.