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Jones Day's Capital Markets Practice operates from an integrated, global platform with a significant presence in the world's major money centers. Our lawyers provide innovative solutions to a wide variety of capital raising and compliance and governance issues our clients face across the globe. 

Our approach to client service is firmly rooted in the One Firm Worldwide tenet that allows our lawyers to effectively and efficiently meet the needs of our clients.  The nature of our work often relies on close collaboration with the Firm's other practices, where we are able to tap deep resources and experience around the world. With the recent sweeping changes in regulations and expectations with respect to governance and risk management, the need for a multi-disciplined, global approach will continue to increase and our Capital Markets lawyers are uniquely positioned and skilled to address those needs.  As market regulations and capital flows continue to evolve, we will continue to be at the forefront of these developments.


 
Group Presentations
  2013-2014 Life Sciences Webinar Series: Current Trends and Issues in Venture Capital for Life Sciences Companies, January 15, 2014
2013-2014 Life Sciences Webinar Series: Creating Robust Pipelines: Developing Trends in Life Sciences R&D Strategies Using Options to Acquire, December 11, 2013
2013-2014 Life Sciences Webinar Series: Intellectual Property, Regulatory, and Antitrust Issues in Life Sciences M&A and Capital Markets Transactions, November 13, 2013
2013-2014 Life Sciences Webinar Series: The Asset-Based Financing Model for Life Sciences Startups, September 25, 2013
PLI's First Annual Institute on Current Developments in Latin American Cross-Border Securities Transactions 2013, September 17, 2013
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Past Seminar Materials
  PLI's Twelfth Annual Institute on Securities Regulation in Europe: Overcoming Deal-Making Challenges in the Current Markets, January 31, 2013
 
 
Articles Authored by Lawyers at this office:

SEC Lifts Long-Time Ban on Advertising by Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds, and Other Private Investment Vehicles
, December 10, 2013
On July 10, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") adopted final rules under Section 201(a) of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (the "JOBS Act") removing the ban against general solicitation and general advertising in private offerings made in reliance on...

BIT Protection of Foreign Investments in Times of Volatile Currency, Slow Growth, and Political Uncertainty in India
Geoffrey S. Stewart,Sylvia Tonova,Baiju S. Vasani, October 11, 2013
A depreciating rupee, slowing growth, and high inflation are some of the many risks confronting foreign investors in India. With elections due to take place in less a year, political uncertainty is also likely to afflict the country, which is home to 1.3 billion of the world's population. After the...

Congressional Proposals Seek to Promote Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate
Peter J. Elias,Teresa A. Maloney,Babak Emil Nikravesh, September 27, 2013
On July 31, Representative Kevin Brady (R-TX) introduced H.R. 2870 to amend the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act ("FIRPTA"), the tax regime governing foreign investment in U.S. real estate. The proposal is a companion bill to S. 1181, introduced by Senator Robert Menendez...

Class Action Settlement Overturned on Appeal for First Time in Australia
John Emmerig,Michael Legg, September 19, 2013
The Full Federal Court in Australian Securities and Investments Commission v Richards [2013] FCAFC 89 has overturned a 35 percent uplift in recovery for group members who self-financed the cost of prosecuting their class action ("funder's premium"), over those who did not. The uplift was...

Spain's FABs: A New Vehicle for Investment in Assets Disposed by the Bad Bank
Victor Casarrubios,Juan Ferre, September 11, 2013
During August 2013, the Spanish bad bank (Sociedad de Gestión de Activos Procedentes de la Reestructuración Bancaria, S.A., or "SAREB") completed the bidding process for its first sale of a REO portfolio (project "Bull"), awarding to HIG Capital through its...

CFTC Implements Substituted Compliance Approach for Commodity Pool Operators of Registered Investment Companies
Michael R. Butowsky,Anthony L. Perricone,Joel S. Telpner,Alice Freida Yurke, August 29, 2013
On August 13, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission ("CFTC") issued a release relating to the harmonization of compliance obligations for registered investment companies ("RICs") required to register as commodity pool operators ("Registered CPOs"). The final rules...

"Investment" Narrowly Construed under NAFTA in Apotex v. United States: A Recent Decision Provides a Narrow Interpretation of “investment” under NAFTA Chapter Eleven
Melissa S. Gorsline,Steven L. Smith,Baiju S. Vasani, August 28, 2013
In a recent NAFTA Investor-State claim brought against the United States by Apotex Inc., Canada's largest producer of generic drugs, the Tribunal upheld the United States' preliminary objections to jurisdiction on the grounds, inter alia, that the company's efforts to win approval for generic drugs...

Mexican Government Announces "National Program of Investment in Infrastructure and Communications"
Alberto de la Parra,Arturo de la Parra, July 29, 2013
On July 15, Mexico's president, Enrique Peña Nieto, announced the National Program of Investment in Infrastructure and Communications (the "Infrastructure Program"), which states that during the period of 2013 to 2018, the Mexican government will invest $320 billion in...