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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 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...

Powers Featured in IBA Podcast on Rule of Law
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Managing Partner Tim Powers spoke to the International Bar Association for a podcast that explored the responsibility of lawyers to uphold the rule of law at a time of deep political divisions and upheaval, both in the United States and abroad. In the podcast, hosted by the IBA's U.S...

Haynes and Boone Advises Landry's and Golden Nugget in Refinancing
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP advised Landry's, Inc. and Golden Nugget, Inc. in a multibillion-dollar transaction that closed September 26, 2017. The transaction involved an offering of $1.415 billion aggregate principal amount of senior notes and senior subordinated notes of Golden Nugget and a $1.080 billion secured incremental term loan and revolver...

Haynes and Boone Represents Hyatt in Luxury Rental Deal
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

In a transaction spanning nine jurisdictions, Haynes and Boone, LLP assisted Hyatt Hotels Corp. in acquiring a strategic minority interest in Oasis Luxury Rentals Inc., a privately owned company based in Miami. Haynes and Boone, SC (Mexico) served as Mexican counsel for the project, led by Mexico City Partner Antonio Diez de Bonilla and Associate Julio Sardina...

Nicolas Borda to Speak at Energy Day 2017 in Mexico City
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Nicolas Borda has been invited to speak at the 16th annual Energy Day conference, which will be held on Oct. 3 in Mexico City. The conference is expected to draw around 600 of the country's leading energy professionals, including senior government officials, investors, C-Suite Executives, financiers, scientists and attorneys...

BTI Ranks Haynes and Boone Among Nation's Leading Litigation Firms
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

BTI Consulting Group, Inc., has recognized Haynes and Boone, LLP on the Litigation Powerhouse Honor Roll as a leading law firm for Complex Commercial Litigation. A September report by BTI, titled "Litigation Powerhouses: Law Firms Leading the Litigation Market," spotlights firms that are "the ones corporate counsel tell us they are currently turning to for their most pressing litigation needs...

Haynes and Boone Represents Chevron in Opening Its First Gas Station in Mexico
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Nicolas Borda led a team of lawyers representing Chevron in opening its first Chevron-branded service station in Mexico. The station is located in Hermosillo, Sonora. Borda and Associates Evert Sanchez Alonso and Carlos Alva advised client Chevron Combustibles de Mexico on contractual and regulatory matters in connection with the landmark transaction...

Haynes and Boone Wins Key Ruling for Union Pacific Railroad
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

In a suit that has attracted national attention, Partner Kent Rutter and Counsel Christina Crozier led a Haynes and Boone, LLP team that won an Aug. 31 appellate ruling affirming a summary judgment in favor of client Union Pacific Railroad Company...

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Field Harvey-Related Questions
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

The impact of Hurricane Harvey on tens of thousands of southeast Texas residents and a broad range of industries is raising a flurry of legal questions — about employment, insurance, health care, the environment and other areas — that Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers have been helping to answer through client alerts and media interviews...

Texas Appellate Bar “Dean” Mike Hatchell Joins Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Mike Hatchell has joined Haynes and Boone, LLP as counsel in the firm’s highly regarded Appellate Practice. Chambers USA 2017 (Chambers & Partners) recently described Hatchell as the “dean of Texas appellate practice...

Leading Energy Litigators Join Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Craig Stahl and Jeffrey Kuehnle have joined the Houston office of Haynes and Boone, LLP as partners in the firm’s Litigation and Energy Practice Groups. “Craig and Jeff are a perfect fit for our thriving energy practice,” said Partner Jeff Nichols, co-chair of Haynes and Boone’s Energy Practice Group...

Haynes and Boone Wins SEC Suit Dismissal for Financier Benjamin Wey
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Sept. 1 dismissed its civil fraud suit against high-profile private equity executive Benjamin Wey and his wife, Michaela. The dismissal follows the August decision by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York to drop all criminal charges against Mr...

Haynes and Boone Represents Traxys in Global Cometals Transaction
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP represented Traxys, a worldwide metals and natural resources trader based in Luxembourg, in its purchase of CMC Cometals, the industrial raw materials division of Commercial Metals Company. The multi-jurisdictional transaction, whose completion was announced Aug. 31, involved operations in the United States, Europe, China and Russia...

Haynes and Boone Surges in Latinvex Rankings
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

Latinvex, publisher of daily news and weekly analysis on Latin American business, has ranked Haynes and Boone, LLP as one of the top international law firms doing business in Latin America for the sixth consecutive year. Overall, the firm was ranked 18 in the 2017 list of the top 70 law firms in Latin America — up from a ranking of 20 in 2016...

Haynes and Boone Represents Landry’s in Acquisition of Joe’s Crab Shack
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Patrick Hughes and a team of lawyers represented affiliates of Landry’s, Inc., in its $57 million acquisition of certain restaurant assets of Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. and affiliates, which own the Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House restaurant chains across the country. The transaction closed August. 29. The Ignite group filed chapter 11 bankruptcy cases in June...

Cisco Honors Haynes and Boone for "Excellence in Partnering"
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

Worldwide technology provider Cisco Systems, Inc. has selected Haynes and Boone, LLP for its Excellence in Partnering Award in recognition of the firm’s stellar results on patent litigation and related issues...

Haynes and Boone Represents Alta Mesa in $3.8 Billion Merger with Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

A team of Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers led by Houston Partner Bill Nelson is advising Alta Mesa Holdings, LP, which has reached a definitive agreement to combine with Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II and Kingfisher Midstream LLC. The transaction is subject to the approval of Silver Run II stockholders and the satisfaction or waiver of other customary closing conditions...

Haynes and Boone Represents Dickies Maker in $820 Million Sale
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

A team of Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers led by Partners Brian Barnard and Tom Tippetts are advising iconic Fort Worth-based clothing company Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co., which has entered a merger agreement with VF Corporation for the acquisition of Williamson-Dickie for approximately $820 million in cash...

South Asian Bar Association Names Haynes and Boone Diversity Champion
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

The South Asian Bar Association of North America honored Haynes and Boone, LLP with its Diversity Champion Award at the group’s national convention in July in Washington, D.C. The award goes to a corporation or law firm that “demonstrates a commitment to advancing diversity and inclusion in the legal profession...

David Siegal Named American Lawyer Litigator of the Week
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

The American Lawyer highlighted Haynes and Boone Partner David Siegal as Litigator of the Week for success in getting a full dismissal of criminal charges against our client, private equity executive Benjamin Wey. The legal work of the Haynes and Boone team, which generated international headlines, also was recognized in Law360’s “Legal Lions” section of this week’s Legal Lions & Lambs column...

Haynes and Boone Secures Complete Victory for Financier Benjamin Wey
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

New York federal prosecutors have dropped all criminal charges against high-profile private equity executive Benjamin Wey, indicted in 2015 for alleged securities fraud and related charges. A trial in the matter was scheduled for October 2017. The rare voluntary dismissal by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York comes in the wake of a June 13 ruling by U.S...

Sakina Rasheed Foster Co-Chairs Dallas Bar's Legal Aid Campaign
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Sakina Rasheed Foster is co-chairing the 2017-2018 Equal Access to Justice Campaign benefiting the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP). The campaign is the Dallas Bar Association’s key annual project to raise funds to support providing pro bono legal aid to low-income Dallas County residents...

BTI Ranks Haynes and Boone as a Leading Energy Law Firm
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

The 2017 BTI Industry Power Rankings recognized Haynes and Boone, LLP as among the select firms with “unparalleled client relationships.” The report by BTI Consulting Group, Inc., a highly respected legal research firm, designates Haynes and Boone as a “Leading Recommended” firm for the Energy industry, ranking among the top three percent of all law firms in the field...

Bankruptcy Bar Honors Haynes and Boone’s Charles Beckham Jr.
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Charles A. Beckham Jr. received the Robert B. Wilson Distinguished Service Award from the State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Law Section for his dedication to the profession and to his field. The award is named for Robert B...

Haynes and Boone Partners Named California Rising Stars in 2017
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partners Kimberly Chase and Henry Welch have been named Rising Stars in California in the most recent Super Lawyers directory, published by Thomson Reuters. This is the fifth straight year that Chase, who practices in the Orange County office, has been selected as a Rising Star in Southern California. She is highlighted for employment litigation...

Franchise Case Dismissal Featured in Texas Lawyer
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone, LLP team won the complete dismissal of a breach of contract and fraud suit against Holiday Hospitality Franchising stemming from the company’s decision not to renew the operating license for a Houston Holiday Inn...

Haynes and Boone Gets Franchise Dispute Dismissed for Holiday Hospitality
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone team won the complete dismissal of a breach of contract and fraud suit against Holiday Hospitality Franchising stemming from the company’s decision not to renew the operating license for a Houston Holiday Inn...

Mini Kapoor Uses “Young Lawyer” Rule to Obtain Federal Court Hearing for Client
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone, LLP team of Partner Michael J. Mazzone and Associates Mini Kapoor and Miles Indest secured a summary judgment victory for Hess Corp. on June 29 when U.S. District Judge Alfred Bennett dismissed all claims brought against the company in a transportation dispute involving big rigs in North Dakota...

Haynes and Boone Turns Lawyering Into Student Summer Fun
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP is introducing middle school and high school students in Texas, New York and California to opportunities in the legal profession through a series of July events...

Albert Tan Addresses Asia Symposium on Global Growth of Fund Finance
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Finance Partner Albert Tan helped organize and lead a successful 1st Annual Asia-Pacific Fund Finance Symposium in Hong Kong for the Fund Finance Association as a member of the steering and marketing committees. Tan gave the opening address and moderated a panel providing an “Overview of Fund Finance in Asia...

Craig Unterberg Appointed President of Leading Jewish Advocacy Organization in New York
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Craig Unterberg has undertaken another community leadership role as the new president of the AJC New York Region. AJC New York installed Unterberg as its new president at the organization’s Annual Meeting on June 14. AJC is the global advocate for the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel and for the advancement of democratic values around the world...

Order Suppressing Evidence in Benjamin Wey Case is Talk of New York Bar
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

The New York Law Journal described the ruling by U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan as part of a “small revolution inside the Southern District” and the latest addition to a “mini tidal wave” of pushback by the federal judiciary against law enforcement’s overly broad use of search warrants...

Haynes and Boone Applauds SMU for Winning Award for Innovation and Professionalism
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

SMU Dedman School of Law has been named a recipient of the 2017 E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award, bestowed annually by the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Professionalism. Established in 1991, the award honors excellence and innovation in professionalism programs led by law schools and other organizations...

Haynes and Boone Advises KMG in $495 Million Acquisition of Manufacturer of Pipeline Performance Products
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Bill Nelson led a team of lawyers who represented client KMG Chemicals Inc. in its acquisition of Flowchem, a leading manufacturer of pipeline performance products, from Arsenal Capital Partners. Haynes and Boone also advised KMG on the related financing of the transaction...

Haynes and Boone Secures Patent Trial Victory for Prinston Pharmaceutical
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP won a complete victory in New Jersey federal court for client Prinston Pharmaceutical Inc., a generic drug company. Prinston is seeking to market a generic version of Brisdelle®, a non-hormonal (i.e., non-estrogen based) treatment for hot flashes associated with menopause...

Haynes and Boone Releases Report Detailing Nationwide OSHA Investigation Trends in the Retail Industry
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP has released its second Retail Industry OSHA Monitor, which surveys Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigations and citations of retail establishments throughout the nation. The report offers keen insight into government enforcement trends in the retail industry...

Haynes and Boone Honored for Pro Bono Work in Orange County
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone LLP will be honored as pro bono law firm of the year by Orange County’s Public Law Center at the Volunteers for Justice Dinner in Irvine on June 19. The firm is being recognized for its many pro bono efforts in recent years, including its 2015 representation of clients who successfully enjoined the City of Costa Mesa from evicting low-income residents from motels...

 

 


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