Rabobank, after 12 years, may take up the wholly-owned route to launch its banking operations in India.
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Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has advised Coca-Cola on its $12.2bn deal to acquire the North American operations of its largest bottler, Coca-Cola
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton as an advisor in a new round of negotiations with the United KingdomThe government of Iceland announced it had hired US law firm
The world’s biggest aluminum company, United Co. Rusal failed to get approval for its planned $3bn initial public offering in Hong Kong. According to reports, stock-exchange officials in Hong Kong are seeking further
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton partners James Bromley and Lisa Schweitzer represented Nortel on its $769 million sale of its optical networking unit to Ciena
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has won the role as deal counsel to BNP Paribas on its €4.3bn rights offering launched on 29 September.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, and Salans have won roles on a $1.6bn Russian energy deal, which saw the Russian energy giant buy a 51% stake in SeverEnergia from Italian utility
Clifford Chance, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Slaughter and May, Allens Arthur Robinson, and Matheson Ormsby Prentice are among the law firms advising on the $15bn debt
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has made a rare hire in London, adding former Allen & Overy intellectual property partner Colin Pearson as a consultant of its City office.
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, the most-profitable US law firm, took the top spot on the Bloomberg list of M&A advisers for the first half of 2009, ousting UK-based Linklaters. Wachtell was doubling its merger work
Most of the top US law firms are currently not deferring associates despite the financial crisis. According to the AmLaw Daily, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz; Sullivan & Cromwell; Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton &
Other firms doing well include Reynolds Porter Chamberlain with an 88% retention rate, Macfarlanes with 85% and Norton Rose with 83%, according to data published by rollonfriday.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP has announced that Edward Greene, General Counsel of Citigroup’s Institutional Clients Group, will return to the firm in February. Greene was a partner at Cleary Gottlieb until