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Firm News (558)

Firm News

SRZ Insights: ERISA Update

January 2017

In this SRZ Insights video, partner David Cohen discusses the potential impact of the Department of Labor’s fiduciary duty regulation on hedge funds. Though the new rule mostly focuses on retail investors, it could have impact on hedge funds...

Firm News

SRZ Insights: Innovative Investment Vehicles

January 2017

In this SRZ Insights video, partners Daniel Hunter, John Mahon and Craig Stein address alternatives to traditional hedge funds, discussing three innovative vehicles for increasing AUM in today’s market: risk retention vehicles, business...

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SRZ Insights: Section 16(b) Reporting

January 2017

In this SRZ Insights video, partners Eleazer Klein and Michael Swartz discuss the impact of Section 16(b), the short-swing profit rule that requires corporate insiders to disgorge any profits from trades made within six months of each other. In...

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Keane Group Launches Initial Public Offering

January 20, 2017

Schulte has advised Keane Group Inc. on the company’s initial public offering of 26.7 million shares of its common stock. The Keane IPO, the first completed in 2017, is notable in that the size of the offering was increased twice and priced at...

Publications (462)

Publications

Third Circuit Enforces Post-Acceleration Make-Whole Premium

February/March 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit held on Nov. 17, 2016 in In re Energy Future Holdings Corp. that a debtor’s refinancing of its first and second lien notes during its Chapter 11 case triggered the obligation to satisfy the...

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President Trump and the Affordable Care Act: What Happens Now?

February 2017

Hours after being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the various heads of governmental agencies to ease the financial burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care...

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Split Ninth Circuit Requires Default Interest to Cure Default

February 2017

A Chapter 11 debtor “cannot nullify a preexisting obligation in a loan agreement to pay post-default interest solely by proposing a cure,” held a split panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Nov. 4, 2016. Reversing...

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The Activist Investing Annual Review 2017

February 1, 2017

The Activist Investing Annual Review 2017, published by Activist Insight in association with Schulte Roth & Zabel, analyzes 2016 trends in shareholder activism, ranks the “Top Ten” activist investors and provides predictions for the...

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Cyber-SARs: Anti-Money Laundering and Cybersecurity Rules

January 2017

Investment advisers may soon have a new cybersecurity reporting requirement from a federal regulator. Anti-money laundering (“AML”) requirements have recently been interpreted to include cybersecurity suspicious activity reporting...

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Twilight of the Deferred Fees: Planning for 2017

January 2017

In 2008, President George W. Bush signed into law the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (H.R. 1424), which, among other things, effectively ended the ability of most investment fund managers to defer fees they earned from the offshore...

Alerts (456)

Alerts

Increased HSR Act Thresholds Announced for 2017

February 17, 2017

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the “HSR Act”), requires parties to acquisitions of voting securities, assets or non-corporate interests meeting certain thresholds to make a premerger notification to...

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DOL Fiduciary Rule: Update for Fund Managers

February 9, 2017

Although the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) new Fiduciary Duty Rule is set to become effective on April 10, 2017, President Trump has taken action that may delay and possibly prevent the rule from becoming effective. On Feb. 3, 2017,...

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President Trump and the Affordable Care Act: What Happens Now?

January 25, 2017

Hours after being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the various heads of governmental agencies to ease the financial burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care...

Alerts

EEOC Issues New Guidance on National Origin Discrimination

January 4, 2017

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (the “EEOC”) recently issued new guidance on national origin discrimination (the “Guidance”), updating its previous guidance on the topic for the first time since issuing a 2002...

Resource Centers (5)

Resource Centers

Key Shareholder Activism Campaigns

February 2017

Successful Activist Campaign at PulteGroup Successful Activist Campaign at United Continental Holdings TeamHealth Announces Agreement with JANA Partners Deutsche High Income Trust Terminates Fund, Announces Shareholder Distribution Voce Capital...

Resource Centers

Other Shareholder Activism Resources

February 2017

13D Monitor — Research Service Specializing in Shareholder Activism and 13D Filings Activist Insight The Official Activist Investing Blog

Resource Centers

Schulte’s Shareholder Activism Practice in the News

February 2017

“Don't Miss It: Hot Deals & Firms We Followed This Week,” Law360, Feb. 17, 2017 “CEOs Targeted More by Activists but Give Them Fewer Board Seats,” Reuters, Feb. 1, 2017 “Activist Investors Set For Busy 2017,”...

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Shareholder Activism Industry News and Publications

February 2017

“Activists Increasing Success Gaining Board Seats at U.S. Companies,” SharkRepellent.net, March 10, 2014 “SEC Chair White Touts Benefits of Shareholder Activism,” Reuters, Dec. 3, 2013 “How to Be a Shareholder...

World Sky Service (27)

World Sky Service

Welcome to World Sky Service

June 30, 2016

SRZ’s World Sky Service™ is an online collection of regularly updated reports that summarize the private placement laws in the countries around the world in which hedge funds and private equity funds are frequently marketed. Subscribers...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Australia

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of Australia. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky Service is an...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Brazil

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of Brazil. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky Service is an...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Canada — Open End Funds

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of Canada for open end funds. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — China

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of China. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky Service is an...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Finland

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of Finland. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky Service is an...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — France

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of France. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky Service is an...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Germany

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of Germany. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky Service is an...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Hong Kong

June 30, 2016

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of Hong Kong. Subscribers to the World Sky Service can access this report by clicking here. SRZ’s World Sky Service is an...

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