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Recent News

Jul 08, 2020

Shearman & Sterling Launches Global COVID-19 Legislation Tool

Shearman & Sterling announced today the launch of the COVID-19 Legislation Tool, an online resource that compiles the latest information on COVID-19 legislation around the world. The Tool aims to help lawyers and companies stay up-to-date on thousands of legislative responses, both locally and around the world.

Jul 06, 2020

Dismissal for Altice in a Putative Securities Class Action

Shearman & Sterling obtained a dismissal for client Altice USA, its board of directors and Altice Europe, in a putative securities class action pending in New York Supreme Court, Queens County.

Jul 06, 2020

Jiayuan International Group Limited’s $120 Million Senior Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented the initial purchasers in connection with Jiayuan International Group Limited’s offering of $120 million aggregate principal amount of 11.75% senior notes due 2021.

Jul 01, 2020

‘Law Firm of the Year-Transportation’ – Top Legal Industry Awards 2020

Shearman & Sterling won “Law Firm of the Year Transportation” at Top Legal Industry Awards Web Edition in recognition of its work on green financing of €1.1 billion for Italo. 

Jul 01, 2020

Shearman & Sterling Earns Top Rankings in 2020 U.S. Legal 500

Shearman & Sterling earned top rankings in the latest edition of The Legal 500 – United States guide, attaining 39 practice rankings and 25 partner recognitions, demonstrating our reputation as a go-to firm for highly complex cross-border transactions and high-profile disputes.

Jun 30, 2020

The Royal Bank of Scotland’s $1.5 Billion Sec Registered Contingent Convertible Additional Tier 1 Capital Notes Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented the underwriters, led by NatWest Markets Securities Inc. and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC in connection with The Royal Bank of Scotland Group’s (RBSG) offering of $1.5 billion aggregate principal amount of 6.000% reset perpetual subordinated contingent convertible additional tier 1 capital notes. The joint bookrunners included Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and UBS Securities LLC.

Upcoming Events

Jun 02 - Jul 22, 2020

Global Spotlight Series. Navigating the ‘New Normal’ from a Legal Perspective

With partners collaborating across different regions, this webinar series provides a snapshot of the latest legal perspectives. The series will explore how specific regions and sectors are impacted by the rapid legal and commercial changes, as well as the potential consequences faced by companies and financial institutions globally.

Jun 03 - Sep 03, 2020

Africa Insight Webinar Series

Shearman & Sterling is hosting a series of live webinars, focusing on Africa, where our multidisciplinary team of lawyers will explore the future challenges, opportunities and risks facing those doing business across the African continent.

Jul 07, 2020

Credit Funds: On The Front Line Of The Financial Crisis

Shearman & Sterling will be hosting a webinar titled 'Credit Funds: On The Front Line Of The Financial Crisis,' on Tuesday, 7 July at 11:00 am (BST).