June 2011 Issue

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Introduction to the UK Bribery Act



M&A in the mining sector

Fukushima: What follows for the nuclear industry?



Transfer pricing

THE PANELLISTS: Richard G Fletcher, Baker & McKenzie LLP; Ajit R. Tolani, Economic Laws Practice; Nathaniel Carden, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP; Paulo Marcelo de Oliveira Bento, Souza Cescon Barrieu & Flesch Advogados; Les Secular, True Partners Consulting (UK) LLP; and James Tng, UHY Haines Norton (WA) Pty Ltd.



Global mergers & acquisitions


Companies struggle to deliver projected M&A synergies

Rick van Dommelen and Ahsan Ali, PwC


M&A: addressing corruption risks at target companies

Michael George DeSombre, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP


Acquisitions of Brazilian private higher education institutions: a hot deal

Rodrigo Millar de Castro Guerra and Luciane Fischmann, Lobo & de Rizzo Advogados


Governance aspects when selling a disentangled business 

Rick van Dommelen, Pieter Veuger and Casper Scheffer, PwC


Indian M&A market: the new high

Manjula Chawla and Ritika Ganju, Phoenix Legal


Extraterritorial application of merger control requirements under Russian law on protection of competition

Natalya Morozova, Vinson & Elkins


Middle market M&A: data room usage indicates uptick in activity

Joel Lessem, Firmex



mergers & acquisitions

J&J to buy device maker Synthes for over $21bn

Rio Tinto secures ownership of Riversdale Mining


private equity & venture capital 

Allocations to emerging market PE funds to increase

Outlook for the PE secondary market


bankruptcy & corporate restructuring

Saab rescued by Pang Da Automobile

Tough times for Nokia



Opportunities and challenges in the food & beverage sector



Insolvency and restructuring

Time to fix the business, not just the balance sheet

Alan Tilley, Bryan Mansell & Tilley LLP


Credit risk management – lessons learnt from the recession

Nick Hood, Company Watch


Real estate receiverships: when should a lender use this approach?

Juanita Schwartzkopf, Focus Management Group


Litigation and dispute resolution

Ten features of successful mediation in commercial disputes

Matthew Vafidis, Holland & Knight LLP


Managing the evolving risks of lawyer-driven litigation

Philip Robben, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP


Negotiating in Central and Eastern Europe

Charles Crawford, ADRG Ambassadors



Capital markets

Current proposals to alter the rules governing capital raises in the US

Bruce C. Bennett, Frederick J. Knecht and Peter Laveran-Stiebar, Covington & Burling LLP


Sino/US backdoor listings: class action mania

Keith M Brandt, Brandt Chan & Partners


Changes in the Brazilian public offering system enable faster fund raising

Ana Carolina de Salles Freire and Marta Viegas, TozziniFreire Advogados


ADRG Ambassadors

Baker & McKenzie LLP

Brandt Chan & Partners

Bryan Mansell & Tilley LLP

Company Watch

Covington & Burling LLP

Economic Laws Practice


Focus Management Group

Holland & Knight LLP

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Lobo & de Rizzo Advogados

Phoenix Legal


Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Souza Cescon Barrieu & Flesch Advogados

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

TozziniFreire Advogados

True Partners Consulting (UK) LLP

UHY Haines Norton (WA) Pty Ltd.

Vinson & Elkins

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