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February 23, 2024

谢尔曼·思特灵律师事务所助力路特斯科技(LOTUS TECHNOLOGY)合并上市(即DE-SPAC)圆满完成

谢尔曼·思特灵律师事务所代表豪华电动汽车制造商路特斯科技有限公司(“路特斯科技”)的PIPE(上市后私募投资)发售代理人德意志银行香港分行以及L Catterton Asia Acquisition(LCAA)的资本市场顾问桑坦德美国资本市场有限责任公司(Santander US Capital Markets LLC)经办路特斯科技与LCAA之间的业务合并事宜。

February 16, 2024

Shearman & Sterling Ranks Highly in The Texas Lawbook’s 2023 Texas M&A Deal Table

Shearman & Sterling ranked highly in The Texas Lawbook’s Law Firm M&A Rankings table for 2023, illustrating the outstanding work of firm attorneys based Houston, Dallas and Austin. The firm finished the year in the top 10 among in all of the Lawbook’s categories for Texas-led and Texas related deals by total number and value.

February 14, 2024

The Dow Chemical Company’s $1.25 Billion Inaugural Green Bond Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented The Dow Chemical Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dow Inc. (NYSE: DOW), in connection with its offering of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 5.150% notes due 2034 and $650 million aggregate principal amount of 5.600% notes due 2054.

February 08, 2024

World’s Largest Orange Bond: Financing Global Gender Equality

Shearman & Sterling provided pro bono legal representation to the Impact Investment Exchange (IIX) for the Women’s Livelihood Bond™ 6 (WLB6), the sixth bond in the IIX Women’s Livelihood Bond Series™ (WLB Series). The transaction, which raised $100 million, is a sustainable debt issuance that aligns with the Orange Bond Principles, a set of guidelines developed by a coalition of impact investors and other market participants led by IIX to promote gender-lens investing. Doubling the funds raised in WLB5, WLB6 is the largest Orange bond in the market.

February 08, 2024

Mike Walsh, Matthew Modell Shortlisted for 2024 Cross-Border Antitrust Writing Award

Shearman & Sterling Antitrust partners Mike Walsh and Matthew Modell were recognized by the 2024 Antitrust Writing Awards for their article entitled “The US Government Proposes New Regulatory Regime for Certain Outbound Investments from the United States.”

February 07, 2024

INEOS $3.03 Billion Equivalent Cross-Border Loan and Bond Financing Transactions

Shearman & Sterling advised the Administrative Agent and Joint Lead Arrangers in connection with the extension of cross-border Term Loan B facilities to INEOS US Finance LLC and INEOS Finance PLC, consisting of $500 million USD Term Loans and €425 million EUR Term Loans, and on a related amendment transaction.