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Recent News

Sep 18, 2020

ESG’s Undeniable Influence on Investment in Latin America

Partners Antonia Stolper (New York-Capital Markets), Grissel Mercado (New York-Capital Markets), Alexandro M. Padrés (New York-Project Development & Finance) and Roberta Berliner Cherman (São Paulo-Capital Markets) authored an article titled, “ESG’s Undeniable Influence on Investment in Latin America,” for Legal 500’s Latin America GC Survey.

Sep 18, 2020

iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited’s 8.5 Million ADSs Follow-on Offering

Shearman & Sterling represented BofA Securities, Inc., China Renaissance Securities (Hong Kong) Limited, ICBC International Securities Limited and A.G.P./Alliance Global Partners, as joint-bookrunners, and The Benchmark Company, LLC, as co-manager, in connection with the SEC-registered follow-on offering of 8,500,001 American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”) representing 4,250,000.5 Class A ordinary shares of iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited (“iClick”) for a total consideration of $72.25 million (“Offering”). Of the ADSs sold in the Offering, 6,877, 214 ADSs were sold by iClick, and 1,622,787 ADSs were sold by a selling shareholder.

Sep 17, 2020

Shearman & Sterling Helps Develop Model Green Bank Legislation

Shearman & Sterling attorneys, in collaboration with Barclays Bank PLC and Coalition for Green Capital, drafted model green bank legislation for state and local governments and accompanying model green bank bylaws for the Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the United States Project (Environmental Law Institute; Columbia Law School Sabin Center for Climate Change Law), which provides model laws that legislatures can customize and adopt to drastically reduce fossil fuel use and greenhouse gas emissions.

Sep 16, 2020

ViacomCBS Sells CNET Media Group

Shearman & Sterling is representing ViacomCBS in the sale of CNET Media Group to Red Ventures, a portfolio of more than 100 digital brands, for $500 million.

Sep 15, 2020

Shearman & Sterling Receives 2020 Mansfield Rule Certification

Diversity Lab today announced that Shearman & Sterling has successfully achieved Mansfield Certification after completing the Mansfield Rule 3.0 certification program.

Sep 14, 2020

Tsegaye Laurendeau Named ADR Personality by the LACIAC

Tsegaye Laurendeau was named “ADR Personality” by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Centre (LACIAC).

Upcoming Events

Sep 16 - 23, 2020

Current Issues Relating to Spin-Offs: Two-Part Discussion

Partners George Casey, Heiko Schiwek (both New York-Mergers & Acquisitions) and Jay M. Singer (Washington, D.C.-Tax) will lead a two-part discussion on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 and Wednesday, September 23, 2020, from 12:30 – 1:30 pm ET, concerning the legal, business and tax considerations for navigating and structuring spin-offs.

Sep 21 - 22, 2020

City Week 2020 International Financial Services Forum

Partners Barnabas Reynolds (London-Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory) and Patrick Clancy (London-Derivatives & Structured Products) will speak at the City Week International Financial Services Forum in London on September 21-22.

Sep 21 - 22, 2020

Aliende Rodriguez and Webber to speak at the GCR Interactive Brussels conference: The Bigger Picture

Partners Elvira Aliende Rodriguez (Brussels-Antitrust) and James Webber (London-Antitrust) will speak at the GCR Interactive Brussels Conference: The Bigger Picture, organized by Global Competition Review on September 21 - 22.