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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
 
Vol. 18, No. 160
 
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Mergers
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Attorney Moves
Technology
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Lawyer News
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 US FIRM NEWS
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Boston
California
Chicago
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Texas
Washington DC
Other, Eastern US
Other, Central US
Other, Western US
 INTERNATIONAL FIRM NEWS
Canada
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TOP NEWS

Law Firm Mergers and New Offices

  1. Loeb & Loeb Opens San Francisco Office | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release), (Loeb & Loeb), August 14, 2018
  2. Dentons expands in Chile - Australasian Lawyer, (Dentons), August 14, 2018
Big Deals

  1. Cheddar's Acquisition of MTV Networks on Campus - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Cooley), August 15, 2018
  2. Interpublic Group's $2.3 Billion Acquisition of Acxiom's Marketing Solutions Unit - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Wilson Sonsini), August 15, 2018
  3. Aptiv's $650 million Acquisition of Winchester Interconnect - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Davis Polk), August 15, 2018
  4. Deal Frenzy Swells With Diamondback's $8.4 Billion Shale Buyout - Bloomberg, (Wachtell Lipton), August 15, 2018
  5. KKR and Williams' $1.2 Billion Acquisition of Discovery Midstream ... - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Simpson Thacher; Vinson & Elkins), August 15, 2018
  6. Goldman Sachs's Acquisition of Boyd Corporation - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Weil Gotshal; Davis Polk), August 15, 2018
  7. MedPlast, LLC's acquisition of Integer Holding Corporation's Advanced Surgical and Orthopedics - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Kirkland & Ellis), August 15, 2018
  8. Adesto's $45 Million Acquisition of Echelon - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Fenwick & West; Wilson Sonsini), August 15, 2018
  9. Tidewater's Merger with GulfMark - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Jones Walker), August 14, 2018
  10. Medidata Solutions' Acquisition of Shyft - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Cooley), August 14, 2018
  11. T-Mobile hires Hogan Lovells to lobby on Sprint merger - Politico, (Hogan Lovells), August 14, 2018
  12. Clifford Chance Advise on Sale of Leipzig Shopping Centre - Lawfuel (blog), (Clifford Chance), August 14, 2018
Attorney Moves

  1. Uber Hires Former NSA General Counsel as Top Security Executive - Bloomberg, (General Counsel), August 14, 2018
  2. Granite hires new general counsel and secretary - Corporate Secretary, (General Counsel), August 14, 2018
  3. Baker Donelson Adds Global Business Attorney Alan Enslen, Baker, Donelson, August 14, 2018
  4. Well-Known Litigator Carolyn Short Joins Holland & Knight’s Philadelphia Office, Holland & Knight, August 14, 2018
  5. David L. Elkind, Veteran Insurance Coverage Litigator, Rejoins Anderson Kill in D.C., Anderson Kill, August 14, 2018
  6. Seasoned Energy Litigator Joins Haynes and Boone, Haynes and Boone, August 14, 2018
  7. Blank Rome Welcomes Seasoned Government Contracts Partner in D.C., Blank Rome, August 14, 2018
  8. Dentons welcomes Helen Fotinos as a partner in our Toronto office and Lead of our national Franchising and Distribution practice, Dentons, August 14, 2018
  9. Life Sciences Patent Attorney Walter Wu, MD Joins Dorsey in Palo Alto - NEWSTAGE, (Dorsey & Whitney), August 15, 2018
  10. Global head to depart for rival firm - Lawyers Weekly, (Clifford Chance), August 15, 2018
  11. Paul Hastings adds corporate partner pair in Hong Kong - Legal Business Online, (Troutman Sanders; Paul Hastings), August 14, 2018
  12. Blank Rome Welcomes Seasoned Government Contracts Partner in DC - Business Wire (press release), (Covington & Burling), August 14, 2018
  13. Jones Day adds two new partners in London | Private Equity Wire - Private Equity Wire (press release) (blog), (Jones Day), August 14, 2018
  14. Mintz Levin Adds New Member in San Francisco - NEWSTAGE, (Mintz Levin), August 14, 2018
  15. Perkins Coie adds new partner for M&A and PE practice - PE Hub (blog), (Perkins Coie), August 14, 2018
  16. Top Firm Litigator to Lead New Montreal Office of Commercial Litigation Funder Bentham IMF - Litigation Finance Journal (blog), (Cravath Swaine & Moore), August 14, 2018
  17. Squire Patton Boggs boosts Palo Alto office - World Intellectual Property Review, (Squire Patton Boggs), August 14, 2018

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PUBLICATIONS

AmLaw Daily (Law.com)

  1. Mayer Brown Supreme Court Practice Founder Shot and Killed, August 14, 2018
  2. Get to Know Miami-Dade's 15 New Judges, August 14, 2018
Legal Week

  1. Kirkland leads as DIY retailer Homebase confirms CVA plans putting 1,500 jobs at risk, August 14, 2018
  2. Ashurst advises as Royal Mail prepares to appeal £50m competition fine, August 14, 2018
  3. Eversheds Sutherland and HSF advise on £800m BHS pension scheme buyout, August 14, 2018
  4. Slaughters and Weil take lead roles on Bain's £1.2bn bid for insurer Esure, August 14, 2018
Lawyer News

  1. Burges Salmon picks new tech providers after two-year innovation project, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 15, 2018
  2. RPC hit with professional negligence claim over client costs, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 15, 2018
  3. Homebase hands first-time mandate to Kirkland on restructuring bid, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  4. Ashurst client Royal Mail hit with £50m fine for competition breaches, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  5. Slaughters and Weil lead on £1.2bn bid for Sheilas’ Wheels owner, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  6. Clifford Chance’s Perth head decamps for Norton Rose Fulbright, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  7. Longer term tenancies? Potential implications for lenders, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  8. Assessing creditworthiness in consumer credit: FCA publishes final rules and guidance, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  9. Open Banking, fintech and the Brexit hokey cokey, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  10. FCA consultation on a Global Financial Innovation Network, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  11. Austria: The DPA’s strict view on retention periods, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  12. Switzerland maintains its globally leading position in international arbitration, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  13. New provisions concerning critical infrastructure in Romania, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  14. CEE: Keeping track of data processing, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018
  15. Kazakhstan introduces new ‘Squeeze-Out’ mechanism for major shareholders, TheLawyer.com: Latest News, August 14, 2018

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US FIRM NEWS

Atlanta

  1. Paul Hastings adds corporate partner pair in Hong Kong - Legal Business Online, (Troutman Sanders), August 14, 2018
Boston

  1. Mintz Levin Adds New Member in San Francisco - NEWSTAGE, (Mintz Levin), August 14, 2018
California

  1. Cheddar's Acquisition of MTV Networks on Campus - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Cooley), August 15, 2018
  2. Interpublic Group's $2.3 Billion Acquisition of Acxiom's Marketing Solutions Unit - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Wilson Sonsini), August 15, 2018
  3. Adesto's $45 Million Acquisition of Echelon - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Fenwick & West; Wilson Sonsini), August 15, 2018
  4. Loeb & Loeb Opens San Francisco Office | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release), (Loeb & Loeb), August 14, 2018
  5. Medidata Solutions' Acquisition of Shyft - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Cooley), August 14, 2018
  6. TriCo Bancshares' $284.5 million all-stock acquisition of FNB Bancorp - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Sheppard Mullin), August 14, 2018
  7. Paul Hastings adds corporate partner pair in Hong Kong - Legal Business Online, (Paul Hastings), August 14, 2018
  8. EQT's Acquisition of Zemax Software Holdings - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Sheppard Mullin), August 14, 2018
Chicago

  1. MedPlast, LLC's acquisition of Integer Holding Corporation's Advanced Surgical and Orthopedics - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Kirkland & Ellis), August 15, 2018
  2. Dentons expands in Chile - Australasian Lawyer, (Dentons), August 14, 2018
New York

  1. Aptiv's $650 million Acquisition of Winchester Interconnect - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Davis Polk), August 15, 2018
  2. Global head to depart for rival firm - Lawyers Weekly, (Clifford Chance), August 15, 2018
  3. Deal Frenzy Swells With Diamondback's $8.4 Billion Shale Buyout - Bloomberg, (Wachtell Lipton), August 15, 2018
  4. KKR and Williams' $1.2 Billion Acquisition of Discovery Midstream ... - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Simpson Thacher), August 15, 2018
  5. Goldman Sachs's Acquisition of Boyd Corporation - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Weil Gotshal; Davis Polk), August 15, 2018
  6. Clifford Chance Advise on Sale of Leipzig Shopping Centre - Lawfuel (blog), (Clifford Chance), August 14, 2018
  7. Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj's Acquisition of Expera Specialty Solutions - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Paul Weiss), August 14, 2018
  8. Top Firm Litigator to Lead New Montreal Office of Commercial Litigation Funder Bentham IMF - Litigation Finance Journal (blog), (Cravath Swaine & Moore), August 14, 2018
  9. M&A wrap: Walmart, JD.com, Alibaba, Jeremy Swan, Monument ... - Mergers & Acquisitions, (Simpson Thacher), August 14, 2018
Philadelphia

  1. GreenCycle's Acquisition of Tönsmeier Group - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Dechert), August 14, 2018
Texas

  1. KKR and Williams' $1.2 Billion Acquisition of Discovery Midstream - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Vinson & Elkins), August 15, 2018
Washington DC

  1. Blank Rome Welcomes Seasoned Government Contracts Partner in DC - Business Wire (press release), (Covington & Burling), August 14, 2018
  2. T-Mobile hires Hogan Lovells to lobby on Sprint merger - Politico, (Hogan Lovells), August 14, 2018
  3. Squire Patton Boggs boosts Palo Alto office - World Intellectual Property Review, (Squire Patton Boggs), August 14, 2018
Other - Central US

  1. Life Sciences Patent Attorney Walter Wu, MD Joins Dorsey in Palo Alto - NEWSTAGE, (Dorsey & Whitney), August 15, 2018
  2. Tidewater's Merger with GulfMark - Global Legal Chronicle (press release), (Jones Walker), August 14, 2018
  3. Jones Day adds two new partners in London | Private Equity Wire - Private Equity Wire (press release) (blog), (Jones Day), August 14, 2018
Other - Western US

  1. Perkins Coie adds new partner for M&A and PE practice - PE Hub (blog), (Perkins Coie), August 14, 2018
  2. M&A wrap: Coca-Cola, BodyArmor, Kobe Bryant, James Harden, Los Angeles Lakers, PE fundraising - Mergers & Acquisitions, (Perkins Coie), August 14, 2018

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INTERNATIONAL FIRM NEWS

Canada

  1. Solhi joins BLG tax group as partner in Toronto office - The Lawyer's Daily, (BLG), August 14, 2018
United Kingdom

  1. Global head to depart for rival firm - Lawyers Weekly, (Clifford Chance; Norton Rose), August 15, 2018
  2. T-Mobile hires Hogan Lovells to lobby on Sprint merger - Politico, (Hogan Lovells), August 14, 2018
  3. Clifford Chance Advise on Sale of Leipzig Shopping Centre - Lawfuel (blog), (Clifford Chance), August 14, 2018
  4. Norton Rose Fulbright hires global rival's Perth leader - Australasian Lawyer, (Norton Rose), August 14, 2018
  5. Dentons expands in Chile - Australasian Lawyer, (Dentons), August 14, 2018
  6. Yorkshire Artspace acquires Exchange Place Studios - Property Magazine International, (Irwin Mitchell), August 14, 2018

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Legal Vendor / Consultant News

  1. What Happens When a Law Firm Thinks Like a Start Up?, Mitratech: Press Releases, August 14, 2018
  2. FTI Consulting Announces $250.0 Million Convertible Notes Offering, FTI Consulting, August 14, 2018
  3. Small Law Perspective — Linking In: Content Marketing for Lawyers 101 (Part 3), Legal Executive Institute: Blog, August 14, 2018
  4. Blockchain Comes Into Focus at Chicago-Kent Legal Tech Conference, Legal Executive Institute: Blog, August 14, 2018
  5. Keesal, Young & Logan and Mitratech Announce TAP Workflow Automation Partnership with the Launch of Keesal Propulsion Labs, Mitratech: Press Releases, August 14, 2018
  6. Thomson Reuters Elite Announces New Alliance Partnership with American LegalNet, Inc., Thomson Elite: Press Releases, August 14, 2018

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