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19 February 2018
While the Australian Government generally welcomes foreign investment, certain types of investment proposals may be susceptible to review or require prior approval. On 1 December 2015 a new inbound foreign investment regime came into force which repealed and replaced...
A conversation with Jenine Hulsmann on the UK review of the national security impact of foreign investment
20 February 2018
The U.K. government has published proposals to strengthen its powers to review, and potentially block or unwind, investments on national security grounds. The impacts for infrastructure assets and projects can be significant. What should investors and investment...
I3 Podcast with Partner with Jenine Hulsmann: Infrastructure Report: Government regulation, espionage and infrastructure investing
7 February 2018
I3 Podcast with Partner with Jenine Hulsmann: Infrastructure Report: Government regulation, espionage and infrastructure investing The U.K. government has published proposals to strengthen its powers to review — and potentially block or unwind — infrastructure...
U.S. Federal Trade Commission Announces Annual Revisions to the Thresholds of the HSR Act and Prohibition Against Interlocking Directors
26 January 2018
Pursuant to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, parties to an acquisition or merger meeting certain annually adjusted thresholds must make a pre-closing notification to the U.S. antitrust authorities and abide by a mandatory waiting...
19 January 2018
On September 28, 2017, the U.S. Department of Energy invoked a rarely used authority that allows the DOE to propose a rule under the Federal Power Act. The DOE issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking called the Grid Resiliency Pricing Rule, which requires the Federal...
19 January 2018
On January 8, 2018, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order rejecting the U.S. Department of Energy's proposed Grid Resiliency Pricing Rule and initiating a new investigation to study grid resiliency of the bulk power system.
Clifford Chance advises Shell, Diamond Generating Europe and Eneco with sale of 45% stake in offshore wind farm project Borssele III/IV to Partners Group
17 January 2018
Clifford Chance advised Shell, Diamond Generating Europe (a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation) and Eneco as sellers on the sale of a 45% stake in the 731.5 MW Dutch offshore wind farm project Borssele III/IV to funds managed and/or advised by Partners Group,...
15 January 2018
The Clifford Chance Moscow team has advised a syndicate of banks on the EUR150 million Russian law syndicated facility for PJSC Chelyabinsk Pipe plant (ChelPipe), the leading Russian manufacturer of tubular goods and the provider of integrated solutions for fuel...
15 January 2018
После введения в российскую практику Стандартного договора синдицированного кредита по российскому праву в 2015 году, в декабре 2017 года в России был принят Федеральный закон "О синдицированном кредите (займе) и внесении изменений в отдельные законодательные...
Challenges to Recent Transactions Are a Reminder That Antitrust Risks Can Remain if Closing Has Already Occurred (and Even if Pre-merger Notification Filings Were Made)
27 December 2017
Last week the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice each separately challenged recently closed transactions that they claim would harm competition in the US. The DOJ filed suit in relation to TransDigm Group's recent acquisition of two businesses...