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Chambers & Partners shortlisted Morgan & Morgan as “Panama Law Firm of the Year.”
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan is pleased to announce that our firm has been shortlisted in the Chambers Latin American Awards 2021 as “Panama Law Firm of the Year,” one of the most renowned recognition in the legal profession. Morgan & Morgan is one of the five Panamanian Law firms granted this important distinction, sharing the honor with highly recognized firms in Latin America...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Galores Group in the sale of its cold storage business to Emergent LatAm.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised the shareholders of the companies Galores Refrigerados S.A., Galores Logística S.A., and Avner Perry Investments, S.A. (the “Galores Group”), in connection with the sale of Galores Group to Emergent Cold Latin America (“Emergent LatAm”), Latin America’s newest temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics provider...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Banistmo S.A., as facilities agent and administrative agent, in a multimillionaire financing agreement related to Line 3 of Panama´s City Metro System, one of the largest public infrastructure projects in Panama.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Banistmo S.A. in its role as agent of the three facility agreements. Additionally, Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Banistmo S.A., in its role as administrative agent of the Purchase Agreement of “Certificados de No Objeción”...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Mercandú, a startup based in El Salvador, in designing the corporate structure and Seed investment round of US$1,500,000.00 with which it launched its e-commerce website and mobile app.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Mercandú, a startup based in El Salvador, in designing the corporate structure and Seed investment round of US$1,500,000...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Avianca Holdings, S.A. and its subsidiaries, in connection with a US$ 1.5 billion DIP-to-exit facility.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal acted as Panamanian counsel to Avianca Holdings, S.A., as Debtor; and certain of its subsidiaries, as Guarantors, in connection with a DIP-to-exit facility used to repay Tranche A of US$ approximately 1,430,000,000.00, under a certain debtor-in-possession agreement executed on October, 2020, and its replacement with a new Tranche A-1 for US$ 1,050,000,000...

Asialaw Awards 2022 Give Recognitions to DFDL and its Lawyers
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

Asialaw has ranked DFDL in 36 industry sectors and practice areas and ranked 14 legal and tax advisers.  Our practices earned 6 ‘Outstanding’ rankings across the region and the only ‘Highly Recommended’ firm in Infrastructure in the Lao PDR for 2 years running...

Hanson Bridgett Partner Chosen for National Professional Achievement and Service Award
Hanson Bridgett LLP, September 2021
California, United States of America

September 17, 2021 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, a preeminent law firm for all of California, is pleased to announce that Shannon Nessier, a litigation partner, received the 2021 Richard H. Krochock Award...

Shepherd and Wedderburn has been Reappointed to British Land’s Specialist Legal Panel
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, September 2021
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has been reappointed to British Land’s Specialist Legal Panel following a competitive tender process to advise on all Scottish law matters. British Land is a leading UK property company, with a portfolio of high quality commercial property focused on London campuses and retail and fulfilment assets...

Anton Karpenko has Prepared an Article for the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2021
Russia

Anton Karpenko, ALRUD attorney, wrote an article for the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance blog. The article is devoted to the theme of Landing of the International IT Companies in Russia...

DFDL Thailand Participates in 3 Internship Virtual Roadshow Events Held in September
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

Over the month of September, DFDL Thailand took part in 3 virtual internship roadshow events conducted by Thammasat University and Chulalongkorn University...

Beccar Varela Advises Trivest on Strategic Investment in Veritran.
Beccar Varela, September 2021
Argentina

Buenos Aires, September 16th, 2021. The Argentine company Veritran, Inc., a leading global low-code software developer, obtained strategic investment from Trivest Growth Investment Fund II, a fund managed by US private equity company Trivest Partners LP. With this investment, the fintech reached a US$225 million valuation...

Stephanie Gaston Quoted in USA Today on Vaccine and Testing Mandates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Stephanie Gaston was quoted in USA Today on the Biden administration’s new vaccine and testing mandates. Last week, President Biden signed a measure requiring employees of businesses with 100 or more workers be either vaccinated against COVID-19 or undergo weekly testing if they aren't working from home...

Beccar Varela advises on Agrofina’s XXV financial trust.
Beccar Varela, September 2021
Argentina

Buenos Aires, September 15th, 2021. Beccar Varela advised Agrofina S.A. on the constitution of Series XXV Financial Trust set up under the program Secuval II (the “Financial Trust”)...

Shoosmiths Advises Moorfield Group on £53.5 Million Disposal of The Trilogy
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2021
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths has advised national real estate fund manager Moorfield Group on the disposal of The Trilogy to Barings for approximately £53.5 million...

Jude Ocampo Listed as Top Philippines Lawyer 2021 by Asia Business Law Journal
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

Schwabe is Proud to Join Midsize Mansfield Rule Cohort for 2021-2023
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, September 2021
Oregon, United States of America

SAN FRANCISCO (September 14, 2021) – Diversity Lab announced today that 118 leading law firms have achieved Mansfield Rule 4.0 Certification...

Gianni & Origoni Strengthens its Administrative Law Team with the Arrival of New Partner Fabio Baglivo
Gianni & Origoni, September 2021
Italy

Rome, September 14, 2021 - International law firm Gianni & Origoni welcomes Fabio Baglivo to its Rome office, its latest partner hire to its administrative law department, already one of the most numerous and consolidated teams in the panorama of full-service law firms in Italy. With Fabio, the firm also welcomes fellow professional, Marta Bartoletti...

Danielle Rushing Honored With American Bar Association 20/20 Partners Rising Young Leader Award
Dykema, September 2021
Illinois, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Danielle Rushing, San Antonio-based attorney in the firm’s Bankruptcy Practice, was selected by the American Bar Association (ABA) Business Law Section Business Bankruptcy Committee’s (“BBC”) for the inaugural class of 20/20 Partners Rising Young Leader Award...

Hanson Bridgett Achieves Mansfield 4.0 Certified Plus Status
Hanson Bridgett LLP, September 2021
California, United States of America

September 13, 2021 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, a preeminent law firm for all of California, is pleased to announce that the firm has officially achieved Diversity Lab's Mansfield 4.0 Certification Plus status...

Dinsmore Earns Esteemed Diverse Hiring Recognition, Doubles Down on Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2021
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has earned Mansfield Rule 4.0 Certification Plus for the 2021 iteration of the diverse leadership hiring initiative. Mansfield Rule 4...

Bruce Ely Quoted in Tax Notes State on Proposed SALT Cap Workaround
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Bruce Ely was featured in Tax Notes State discussing the Alabama Department of Revenue’s proposed rule implementing the state’s new elective “SALT cap workaround” using pass-through entities...

ALRUD Experts are Advising Uber on the Sale of Shares in Yandex.Eats, Yandex.Lavka, Yandex.Delivery and in Self-Driving Group businesses to Yandex
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2021
Russia

ALRUD Law Firm is advising Uber on the sale of shares in Yandex.Eats, Yandex.Lavka, Yandex.Delivery, as well as in the Self-Driving Group businesses to Yandex...

Clint O’Connell Gives Talk on Transfer Pricing & Double Tax Agreements
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

On 7 September 2021, EuroCham Cambodia went forward with the third part of its Tax Summer Series focusing on “Transfer Pricing and Double Tax Agreements”...

Joanna Boag-Thomson Elected Chair of the Scottish Council for Development and Industry
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, September 2021
Scotland

The Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI) has elected Shepherd and Wedderburn Partner Joanna Boag-Thomson as its Chair. Joanna, a media and technology specialist, was first appointed to the SCDI Board in 2019 and was elected Vice Chair the following year...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Acted for the Scottish National Investment Bank in its Equity Investment into Nova Innovation
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, September 2021
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn acted for the Scottish National Investment Bank (the Bank) in its equity investment into Nova Innovation, a leader in tidal energy. Nova Innovation manufactures and distributes innovative subsea tidal turbines, which transform the power of the sea into clean, predictable energy...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Advises on ‘Green’ Redevelopment of Iconic Hunterston Parc
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, September 2021
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn acted for Clydeport Operations Limited (COL) in concluding an option agreement with the sustainable energy company XLCC to construct a facility at Hunterston Port to produce high voltage sub-sea cables for the transmission of renewable energy...

BHG Group Acquires the Majority of the Online Store Gartenmoebel.de
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2021
Germany

A Heuking team led by Dr. Martin Imhof, Corporate/M&A Partner at the firm’s Düsseldorf office legally advised BHG Group AB on the acquisition of a 80% majority share in AH-Trading GmbH from the founders and a financial investor. Having its registered office in Xanten, Germany, AH-Trading is one of Germany’s leading e-commerce companies in garden furniture in the mid and premium segments...

Heuking Advises Lanco Integrated on Sale to Private Assets
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Lanco Assembly Systems, Inc., Maine, USA, on the divestment of its ownership of Lanco Integrated GmbH & Co. KG, a manufacturer of automation technology, to Private Assets AG. In the future, Lanco Integrated GmbH & Co. KG will again operate under the name “OKU Automation...

Challenge Against Luca Procurement in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania Successfully Defended also in Second Instance
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2021
Germany

On September 1, 2021, Rostock Higher Regional Court dismissed the motion of an Austrian competitor of Luca, so that the challenge also failed in the second and final instance. Dr. Martin Schellenberg and Marc Philip Greitens, both lawyers at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Hamburg, represented the German state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern also before the Higher Regional Court...

Mola Administration Sold to Apex Group with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Hamburg office, legally advised the shareholder of Mola Administration, a fund administration service provider, on its sale to Apex Group...

50 Years: Law Firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Celebrates its Anniversary
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2021
Germany

Business law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek is celebrating its 50th anniversary these days. Lawyers Dr. Hans Günter Heuking and Dr. Wolfgang Kühn laid the foundation for today’s law firm in Düsseldorf in 1971. Now, five decades later, Heuking offers legal services with a team of more than 1,100 across eight offices in Germany and one office in Switzerland...

ALB M&A Rankings 2021: Tier 1 Firm in M&A
Shearn Delamore & Co., September 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Shearn Delamore & Co. continues to be ranked a Tier 1 Firm in M&A for Malaysia by Asian Legal Business (ALB). This is the third consecutive year since 2019 that Shearn Delamore & Co. has been ranked a Tier 1 M&A firm by ALB...

UK ‘Megadeals’ Increase Tenfold
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2021
England

The number of venture capital ‘megadeals’ in the UK has increased tenfold over the last decade, according to a report by leading UK law firm Shoosmiths in partnership with intuitive data platform, Beauhurst – UK Megadeals: Past, Present and Future.Ten years ago saw just five ‘megadeals’ – where £50 million or more was invested into UK companies...

New COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate Impacts Many Maine Employers and Workers
Verrill, September 2021
Maine, United States of America

Announced on Thursday, September 9, 2021, President Biden's vaccine and testing plan will mandate all employers with more than 100 workers to require their workers to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or tested for the virus weekly. The Bangor Daily News reported in a recent article highlighting the plan that up to 169,000 workers in Maine will be affected...

Top Financial Services Disputes and Investigations Partner joins Shoosmiths
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2021
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths has recruited highly experienced Financial Services Disputes Partner, Daren Allen, to join its growing Financial Services Disputes and Investigations (FSDI) team as part of its award-winning Dispute Resolution and Litigation practice.

Connie Lewis Lensing Named Lifetime Achievement Honoree in Corporate Counsel 2021 Women, Influence and Power in Law Awards
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Connie Lewis Lensing has been selected to Corporate Counsel’s 2021 Women, Influence and Power in Law Awards as an honoree in the Lifetime Achievement – Law Firm category...

Registration for the 13th Annual IBA "Mergers and Acquisitions in Russia and CIS" Conference is now open
ALRUD Law Firm, September 2021
Russia

For the 13th Annual IBA “Mergers and Acquisitions in Russia and CIS” Conference, the world's leading experts in economics and law will gather from around the globe and discuss the latest emerging developments and hot topics in Russian and CIS M&A law...

DFDL Practices Shortlisted by Asian Legal Business
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

Asian Legal Business (“ALB”) has just released its 17th Southeast Asia awards shortlist...

Buchalter Welcomes New Health Care Shareholder
Buchalter, September 2021
California, United States of America

  Buchalter is pleased to welcome Andrew Struve as the newest Shareholder in its Orange County Office. Struve is a member of the Health Care and Litigation practice groups focusing his practice on complex healthcare litigation and unfair competition actions as well as regulatory compliance matters...

Buchalter Welcomes New Health Care Shareholder in Orange County
Buchalter, September 2021
California, United States of America

  Buchalter is pleased to welcome Andrew Struve as the newest Shareholder in its Orange County Office. Struve is a member of the Health Care and Litigation practice groups focusing his practice on complex healthcare litigation and unfair competition actions as well as regulatory compliance matters...

Mike Gordon Quoted in American Banker About Small-Business Loan Data Requirements
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Mike Gordon was quoted in American Banker about the scope of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) small-business loan data requirements. The CFPB recently backtracked on a small-business loan suggestion the agency made during the Trump administration...

Shoosmiths sponsors Young Professionals in Yachting
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2021
England

UK law firm Shoosmiths has become a sponsor of the prestigious Young Professionals in Yachting (YPY) organisation. Invitations to become a sponsor are restricted only to firms and organisations the YPY believes will enhance their service to young entrepreneurs and existing young talent in the yachting industry...

Shearn Delamore Ranked in IFLR1000 2021-22
Shearn Delamore & Co., September 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, We are pleased to announce that Shearn Delamore & Co. has been ranked Tier 1 in Malaysia for M&A by IFLR1000 2021-22. The firm’s Banking and Finance, Capital Markets and Project Development practices have also been recognised in this edition. We are proud that our partners and consultant are consistently acknowledged in these rankings...

Jimmy Long Quoted in the BBJ About Alabama’s Historic Tax Credits
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, September 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradly partner Jimmy Long was quoted in the Birmingham Business Journal discussing Alabama’s historic tax credits. Recently, the Alabama Legislature extended the state’s historic rehabilitation tax credit to 2027, allocating a 25% tax credit on qualified rehabilitation costs to a maximum of $5 million for approved projects...

Shoosmiths’ culture and clients win over former Telefónica UK GC
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2021
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths has announced former general counsel for Telefónica UK, Ed Smith will be joining the firm as a commercial partner in its business advisory division from 4 October...

DFDL Partners Participate in Exploring Business Opportunities in Vietnam & Indonesia Live Event
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

On 1 September 2021, Vinay Ahuja (Partner, Head of Regional Banking, Finance & Technology Practice & Head of Indonesia Practice, India Desk, DFDL) and Hanh Tran (Partner, Vietnam Deputy Managing Director & Head of Ho Chi Minh City

Charles Amar’s New Article ‘Occupancy Certificates to Make Unauthorized Construction Legally Compliant’ published in Latest Issue of Cambodia’s Construction & Property Magazine
DFDL, September 2021
Cambodia

In the September Issue (No.53) of Cambodia’s bimonthly Construction & Property Magazine, a new article by Charles Amar (DFDL Cambodia Head of Real Estate Practice) has just been published...

Morgan & Morgan achieved the highest number of rankings for Panama in Chambers Latin America.
Morgan & Morgan, September 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan has achieved the highest number of rankings for Panama in Chambers Latin America Guide 2022, the key reference point of Latin American top law firms. The directory has assigned the firm twenty rankings in seven practice areas, the highest number for a Panamanian law firm. This year, the recommended legal team is comprised by: • Simon Tejeira Q.: Dispute Resolution...

Matt Seror and Michael Worth Quoted in World Trademark Review
Buchalter, September 2021
California, United States of America

Influencer liability ruling opens door for direct infringement claims, but brands must tread carefully August 30, 2021 By Victoria Arnold "Impact on brand-influencer relationships The district court’s refusal to dismiss the claims against Sims could open the door to trademark owners naming social media influencers as additional defendants in infringem

Mark Silverman Selected for Inaugural Listing of Crain’s Chicago Business “Notable Rising Stars in Law”
Dykema, September 2021
Illinois, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Mark Silverman, Chicago-based Member and Co-Leader of the firm’s Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS) Special Servicer Group, was selected by Crain’s Chicago Business for the inaugural edition of its “Notable Rising Stars in Law” list. Crain’s Chicago Business subscribers can see Silverman’s individual profile by clicking here...

 

 


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