Volcker Rule Book
The Volcker Rule: Commentary and Analysis
The Volcker Rule is here and so is Dechert’s 376-page book about it! The book examines what the Rule requires and how it impacts the operations of a range of U.S. and non-U.S. banking and non-banking financial services companies, focusing on the challenges and opportunities it creates. Visit Thomson Reuters for more information.
Cheryl Krause
Krause has been a partner in the firm’s litigation practice group since 2006, defending major banking institutions, media companies and private equity firms.
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Dechert has been ranked as the #1 firm worldwide for arbitrator appointments and among the top five firms globally for handling the most high-value hearings involving bet-the-company matters in additional rankings released by Global Arbitration Review.
Dechert represented BioAlliance Pharma SA, a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of orphan oncology products, in its successful negotiations with Innocutis Holding LLC over the commercialization of Sitavig® in North America.
D.C.-based partners Paul T. Denis and James A. Fishkin are advising Albertsons in the proposed transaction, which values Safeway at more than US$9 billion.
The investor group led by Certares will have a 50% ownership stake in the joint venture created by American Express for its Global Business Travel division.
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The firm is one of six finalists for a practice group award in the Antitrust/Competition category and one of eight finalists in the Investment Funds category.
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Dechert’s deep sector knowledge enables us to deliver practical commercial insight and judgment to our clients’ most important matters.
Expanding Crown Holding’s global footprint through US$1.65 billion food packaging deal
Making Wells Fargo a major UK market player through Europe’s largest-ever loan trade
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The firm shared the GCR Matter of the Year Award for its representation of US Airways in the US Airways/American Airlines merger and was honored as part of a team in the GCR Merger Control Matter of the Year – Americas Award for the OfficeMax/Office Depot deal.
Voxeljet AG, a leading German provider of high-speed, large-format 3D printers, honored a team of Dechert women lawyers for its superior client service in advising on the company’s October 2013 initial public offering, valued at US$97.2 million.
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