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Haynes and Boone Helped Win Jury Verdict Named Nation’s Largest in 2017
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2018
Texas, United States of America

A federal jury verdict that Haynes and Boone, LLP helped win for clients ZeniMax Media Inc. and idSoftware has been recently named the nation's largest jury verdict of 2017 by VerdictSearch. A unit of ALM Media LLC, VerdictSearch collects and categorizes case data, which is drawn from firsthand reporting on both the plaintiff and defense sides of cases...

Albert Tan Speaks on Fund Finance at Private Equity International Forum 2018
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Albert Tan moderated and spoke on a fund finance panel at the Private Equity International CFOs & COOs Forum 2018 in New York City on January 25, 2018. The panel, "Fund Finance: Utilizing Credit Lines/Subscription Lines of Credit at the Fund Level," focused on subscription financing, the primary fund financing product...

Leading Energy Litigator Joins Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2018
Texas, United States of America

Michelle Scheffler, a commercial litigator with deep experience in the oil and gas arena, has joined Haynes and Boone, LLP as a litigation partner, continuing the firm's expansion of its energy practice. "Michelle is an exceptional lawyer and will add greatly to the existing strength of our litigation and energy practices," Managing Partner Tim Powers said...

Haynes and Boone Helps Alta Mesa Close $3.8 Billion Merger
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2018
Texas, United States of America

A team of Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers led by Houston Partner Bill Nelson advised Alta Mesa Holdings, LP, which on February 9 completed its $3.8 billion combination with Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II and Kingfisher Midstream LLC...

Michael J. Mazzone Elected to American Board of Trial Advocates
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Michael J. Mazzone has been elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates and the Houston Chapter of ABOTA. Founded in 1958, ABOTA is an invitation-only national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges that promotes the U.S. Constitution's Seventh Amendment, which guarantees the right to a civil jury trial...

Leading Corporate Lawyer Bill McDonald Joins Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2018
Texas, United States of America

Seasoned corporate lawyer Bill McDonald has joined Haynes and Boone, LLP's Houston office as a partner in the firm’s Capital Markets and Securities Practice. "We are thrilled to welcome a lawyer of the caliber of Bill, who has considerable experience handling complex M&A and securities matters in our key industry sectors, including energy and private equity," Managing Partner Tim Powers said...

Jim Shimota Named Illinois Super Lawyer in 2018
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Jim Shimota has been recognized in the Intellectual Property Litigation category of the Illinois 2018 Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters) annual award listing. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement...

So Cal Super Lawyers Features Three Haynes and Boone Lawyers
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Southern California's 2018 Super Lawyers, published by Thomson Reuters, has recognized three Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers: Partners Ken Parker and M.C. Sungaila and Counsel Caroline Hurtado Ford. All three are based in the firm's Orange County office. Parker, named for Intellectual Property Litigation, chairs Haynes and Boone's IP Litigation Practice Group...

World Trademark Review Ranks Haynes and Boone in U.S. Top 20
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

The World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR 1000), a directory of the world’s leading trademark professionals, has again ranked Haynes and Boone, LLP among the top 20 trademark practices in the nation and as the preeminent large firm in Texas...

Haynes and Boone’s Sakina Rasheed Foster Named to DBJ 40 Under 40
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Finance Partner Sakina Rasheed Foster has been recognized among Dallas Business Journal's "40 Under 40" honorees for 2018. The awards "celebrate the up-and-comers and people that North Texas community should know - they're the future executives and influencers to watch in the Dallas-Fort Worth business community and beyond," DBJ says...

Jeremy Kernodle Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP is pleased to announce that President Donald Trump nominated Partner Jeremy D. Kernodle to serve as a U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas...

Fort Worth Magazine Recognizes Eight Haynes and Boone Lawyers
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Eight Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers were recognized among Fort Worth Magazine's 2017 Top Attorneys. The annual listing highlights "the best lawyers in town, as voted for by their peers...

Haynes and Boone Advises Agent for $2 Billion Credit Facility in Out-of-Court Workout
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP represented The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd, as Administrative Agent ("Agent") to a large group of international commodity finance banks in their successful recovery of more than $2 billion in debt owed by Noble Americas Corp. ("Noble Americas") - a full recovery of all amounts owed to the bank syndicate under the company's U.S. borrowing base facility. On Jan...

Nine Haynes and Boone Lawyers Elevated to Counsel
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP proudly announces the promotion to counsel of nine firm associates, representing six practice areas from our Chicago, Dallas, London, New York and San Antonio offices. The new group of counsel comprises Fiona Cain, Jamie Carter, Teena Grewal, Sarah Jacobson, Cesar Ramirez, Aaron Taggart, Lauren White, Jason Whitney and Helen Conybeare Williams...

Haynes and Boone Negotiates LNG Carrier Contracts for TMS Cardiff Gas
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Partner Andreas Silcher in Haynes and Boone's London office represented TMS Cardiff Gas in its contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries of Korea (HHI) for the construction of one 174,000 cubic meter LNG carrier with XDF propulsion, plus an option for a second vessel...

Haynes and Boone Represents Alliqua in $29 Million Transaction
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP represented Alliqua BioMedical, Inc. in a $29 million asset purchase agreement with Celularity, Inc., a transaction announced Jan. 5. New York-based Partners Rick Werner and Greg Kramer and Associate Patrick Horan represented Alliqua, a regenerative technologies company with locations in Yardley, Pennsylvania, Langhorne, Pennsylvania and Eden Prairie, Minnesota...

Jason Bloom Advocates Simpler Process for Copyright Plaintiffs
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Jason Bloom is helping advocate for a legal standard that lets copyright owners avoid delay when having to sue infringers...

Haynes and Boone Announces 2018 Class of New Partners
Haynes and Boone, LLP, January 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP is proud to announce the promotion to partnership of nine lawyers from the firm's Dallas, Mexico City and Richardson offices. The new partners are Troy Christensen, Erin England, Cory Feldman, Charlie Jones, Patricia Mastropierro, Timothy Newman, Michael Parsons, Blaine Statham and Clint Wilkins...

Haynes and Boone Files ACC Amicus Brief on In-House Counsel Privilege
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

In an amicus brief for the Association of Corporate Counsel in a patent infringement case, lawyers from Haynes and Boone, LLP argued that in-house counsel should receive the same confidentiality protections as outside counsel for their attorney-client communications. The brief, written by Haynes and Boone Partner M.C. Sungaila and Associate Marco Pulido, was filed Dec. 11 with the U.S...

Haynes and Boone Helps HALL Structured Finance on Hyatt Resort Deal
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone, LLP team led by Partner Keenan Kolendo assisted client HALL Structured Finance in closing a $55 million loan to finance construction of a Hyatt resort hotel and retail project in Palm Springs, California. The 150-room Hyatt Andaz hotel and retail project, which is being developed by Rael Development Corp., is expected to open by January 2019 in downtown Palm Springs...

Haynes and Boone Teams with PracticePro to Train Diverse Law Students
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP is partnering with PracticePro, a San Francisco-based legal education startup, to recruit diverse law students for a training and coaching program designed to help them succeed in school and legal practice...

Haynes and Boone Helps The HC Companies, Inc. Win Summary Judgment
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

Delaware's Vice Chancellor Joseph Slights III granted a partial summary judgment for The HC Companies, Inc., ("HC"), ruling on Dec. 5 that Myers Industries, Inc. owes HC $8.6 million in escrow funds. The decision highlights the Delaware Chancery Court’s commitment to enforcing the terms of agreements negotiated by sophisticated parties...

Haynes and Boone Boosts Holiday Cheer Through Angel Tree
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

On Dec. 5, Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers and staff helped load The Salvation Army DFW's antique fire engine and waiting trucks with hundreds of bags of Christmas gifts donated for Angel Tree recipients...

Haynes and Boone Represents Endeavor in Senior Notes Offering and Tender Offers
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP has successfully represented Endeavor Energy Resources, L.P. as issuer's counsel in its private offering of $500 million of 5.500 percent senior notes due 2026 and $500 million of 5.750 percent senior notes due 2028. The offering closed on Dec. 7, 2017...

Haynes and Boone Again Scores High in BTI Client Service A-Team Survey
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone was recognized across the board for client service in the BTI Consulting Group's Client Service A-Team ranking for 2018. The firm was named to BTI's "Client Service Honor Roll" in all 17 of the 17 activities that clients consider the drivers of superior client relationships...

Haynes and Boone Recognized by Diversity Law Institute
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017
Texas, United States of America

The Diversity Law Institute, a nonprofit international association committed to inclusion in the legal professional and justice systems in the United States and Canada, honored Haynes and Boone, LLP for the firm's "excellence, involvement and efforts" to further diversity within the legal profession...

Haynes and Boone Secures Win in Barnett Shale Natural Gas Well Patent Dispute
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers secured a summary judgment of noninfringement for client BlueStone Natural Resources II, LLC in an Eastern District of Texas patent-infringement case. Effective Exploration LLC claimed that natural gas wells BlueStone operates in the Barnett Shale infringed a patent for a system of drilling multiple wells from a single drilling pad...

Laura Prather Selected to Help Draft Uniform Anti-SLAPP Law
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

The Uniform Law Commission has selected Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Laura Prather to play a key role in the drafting of a uniform Anti-SLAPP Act. Established in 1892, the Uniform Law Commission provides states with non-partisan, well-drafted legislation in many critical areas of law...

Haynes and Boone Gets 2017 Gold Award for Dallas Volunteer Work
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP has again been awarded the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program's (DVAP) Gold Award for Pro Bono Service for law firms with more than 150 lawyers. The firm was honored for the third consecutive year for its outstanding pro bono services in the Dallas community...

Four Haynes and Boone Lawyers Featured in Dallas 500 Ranking
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

Four Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers have been featured in the D CEO Magazine's 2017 listing of the most influential leaders in North Texas. Firm Co-Founder Michael Boone, Managing Partner Tim Powers, and Partners Melissa Goodman and Jeff Dorrill were included in the 2017 "Dallas 500" directory...

Haynes and Boone Wins Heart Walk's Inaugural Legal Cup Challenge
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP won the inaugural Legal Cup Challenge conducted in conjunction with the American Heart Association's 2017 Dallas Heart Walk. The firm raised more than $38,000 to top participating law firms from across the city...

Haynes and Boone Makes U.S. News 2018 "Best Law Firms" Listing
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP again has been featured in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" survey, with national rankings in 34 practice areas and regional rankings in 88 practice areas for the 2018 edition...

Haynes and Boone IPR Team Invalidates Realtime Patents
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone Partners Kyle Howard, Greg Webb, David O'Dell and Russ Emerson represented Riverbed Technology, Inc. before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) in a multimillion-dollar dispute over data compression patents. In particular, the Haynes and Boone team challenged claims of U.S. Patent No. 8,643,513 and U.S. Patent No...

Haynes and Boone CDG Recognized in Chambers UK 2018
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

The Chambers UK legal directory, published by Chambers and Partners, has again ranked Haynes and Boone CDG, LLP highly in the Shipping - UK-wide category for its skills in advising in the shipbuilding and offshore energy sectors. The 2018 Chambers UK directory ranked Haynes and Boone CDG as a recommended law firm, singling out the Shipping Practice Group...

Haynes and Boone Maintains Strong Presence in Chambers Latin America
Haynes and Boone, LLP, November 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP and lawyers in its Mexican affiliate, Haynes and Boone, SC, have been recognized in the 2018 Chambers Latin America legal directory, published by Chambers and Partners, for their work in multiple legal practices...

Haynes and Boone Represents VBI Vaccines in Financings for Gross Proceeds of $71.9 Million
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP represented client VBI Vaccines Inc. in its successful underwritten public offering and concurrent registered direct offering of common shares for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $71.9 million. Partner Rick Werner led the Haynes and Boone team representing VBI, assisted by Associates Jayun Koo and Pat Horan...

E&P Companies Poised to Fare Better Under OCC's Leverage Test
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

As a sign of the improved financial health of the oil and gas industry, exploration and production companies appear to be in a better position to comply with strict lending guidelines released by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) in 2016, according to a recent analysis by Haynes and Boone, LLP...

Haynes and Boone Advises KMG Chemicals in $186 Million Public Offering
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP advised KMG Chemicals, Inc. in a $186 million public offering of common stock that closed Oct. 23. The offering included 3,000,000 shares of common stock of KMG and an additional 450,000 shares purchased by the underwriters. Houston Partner Bill Nelson led the Haynes and Boone team representing KMG...

Haynes and Boone Publishes NAFTA Renegotiation Report
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

With parties to the North American Free Trade Agreement announcing recently that they plan to continue renegotiations through February 2018, Haynes and Boone, LLP released a new report examining where the talks stand on more than 30 issues under discussion. Haynes and Boone, which has a longstanding office in Mexico City as well as offices across the U.S...

Haynes and Boone Scores Again for NFL in Fantasy Football Convention Litigation
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone, LLP team led by Partner Thad Behrens and Associate Charlie Jones scored another win for the National Football League in litigation pursued by a fantasy football convention company owned by former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo...

Leading Insurance Lawyer Barry Buchman Joins Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Barry Buchman has joined Haynes and Boone, LLP's Washington, D.C., office as a partner in the Insurance Recovery Practice. Recognized as a leading policyholder insurance attorney by Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White, Inc. (2016-2017), Chambers USA, Chambers & Partners (2012-2017), and Washington, D.C...

Haynes and Boone Wins Guardianship for Pro Bono Client
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP helped pro bono client Ana Vega secure guardianship of her grandson following a contested court hearing in October. Vega was referred to the firm by the Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County. She wanted guardianship of her grandson, Luis, because his father is in prison and mother is not involved in his life...

National Diversity Council Honors Five Haynes and Boone Lawyers
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Five Haynes and Boone, LLP partners have been recognized by the National Diversity Council for exemplifying strong leadership and advocating for inclusion in the legal profession...

Haynes and Boone London Office Expands Legal 500 2017 UK Recognition
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone CDG, LLP received recognition for its International Arbitration, Oil and Gas and Shipping practices in the 2017 United Kingdom edition of The Legal 500, published by Legalease. Haynes and Boone was ranked among the recommended law firms in three of the areas in which the London office has built its reputation...

Haynes and Boone Represents Seller of Leading Spray Foam Company
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP represented Lapolla Industries, Inc. in its sale to Icynene U.S. Holding Corp., a Canadian rival in the spray foam insulation industry and portfolio company of FFL Partners, LLC. The deal, valued at about $160 million, was unanimously approved by Lapolla's board of directors, the company said in a statement...

Haynes and Boone Hires Leading Employee Benefits Lawyer
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Lori Troutman has joined the Houston office of Haynes and Boone, LLP as a counsel in the firm's Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Practice...

Haynes and Boone Represents Trinity Industries in Landmark Victory
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partners Jeremy Kernodle, Nina Cortell and Anne Johnson, Counsel Ryan Paulsen and Associates Nicole Somerville and Andrew Guthrie were part of a multi-firm appellate team that got a $663 million judgment against client Trinity Industries under the False Claims Act overturned. In a case followed nationally, the 5th U.S...

Haynes and Boone Advises Specialty Food Firm Parker Products on Sale
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2017
Texas, United States of America

10/03/2017 Haynes and Boone, LLP has represented Parker Products in the negotiation of an investment by The Riverside Company. Parker Products and The Riverside Company have not disclosed the terms of the deal. Fort Worth-based Parker Products is a leading provider of specialty ingredients for the baking, dairy, beverage, confectionery, RTE and snack, and foodservice industries...

Garcia-Moreno, Mills, Berber-Thayer in Texas Lawyer: Traxys Deal Dodged Harvey
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

It was a day before Hurricane Harvey was forecast to strike Texas, and with the deadline looming to complete a complicated transaction for a client, Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Ricardo Garcia-Moreno in Houston said he started to panic. "To put it mildly, at about 2 o'clock on Thursday, I started to freak out...

Law360 Profiles Haynes and Boone as "Texas Powerhouse"
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Law360 named Haynes and Boone, LLP as a 2017 "Texas Powerhouse," citing the firm's "court prowess, a banking and finance group that helped set up tens of billions of dollars' worth of secured financing and a capital markets practice that advises on middle-market transactions for Fortune 500 clients, private equity firms and independent companies across Texas...

 

 


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