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Throughout our history, Schulte has provided comprehensive pro bono services to local and national nonprofit organizations. Today, we serve more than 50 nonprofits and work to advance a variety of social justice causes.

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Inside the firm, we work hard to attract diverse, talented lawyers and encourage their career growth and advancement. And outside the office, we’re active in volunteer drives and local initiatives that support women and minorities’ professional success.

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Firm News (755)

Firm News

Schulte Roth & Zabel Reconstitutes Crisis Working Group

March 18, 2020

New York, March 18, 2020 — In response to current market volatility and COVID-19, law firm Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) has reconstituted its SRZ Market Conditions Working Group from the global financial crisis. The firm also opened its COVID...

Firm News

Schulte Announces 2020 Brooks Burdette Fellow

March 2020

Schulte investment management associate Erika Simonson has been chosen as the 2020 Brooks Burdette Fellow. As a recipient of the fellowship award, Erika will work full-time at the Urban Justice Center in New York City for a period of six months. For...

Publications (645)

Publications

Bankruptcy Court Preliminary Injunction Held Not Appealable

March 2020

A bankruptcy court’s preliminary injunction was “not a final and immediately appealable order,” held the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware on Dec. 10, 2019. In re Alcor Energy, LLC, 2019 WL 6716420, 4 (D. Del. Dec....

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CFTC 2019 Enforcement Report — Lessons for Private Fund Managers

February 2020

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Enforcement Division released its second annual report on Nov. 25, 2019, disclosing higher penalties and more parallel criminal cases. The number of actions brought in 2019 (69) was slightly lower than...

Publications

ESG Investing: Growing and Evolving

February 2020

The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment (US SIF) estimates that $12trn of assets are now managed taking account of ESG factors. SRZ’s investment management and activist practices advise on ESG issues, working with clients including...

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2020 Shareholder Activism Insight Report

February 2020

The 2020 Shareholder Activism Insight report, produced by Activist Insight in association with Schulte, analyzes trends in shareholder activism and ranks the top 10 activist investors as compiled and determined by Activist Insight. The ranking is...

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Redeeming Repossession

February 2020

A lender repossesses the equipment of its business borrower after it defaults on its secured loan agreement. Because the borrower needs the equipment to run its business, it then files a Chapter 11 petition and promptly asks lender to return the...

Alerts (705)

Alerts

CARES Act Provides Financial Assistance for Mid-Sized Companies

March 30, 2020

On March 25, 2020, the Senate unanimously passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”). On March 27, 2020, the CARES Act passed the House of Representatives and President Trump signed the bill into law. The...

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COVID-19 Legislation — Impact on Individuals

March 30, 2020

The federal and New York State governments have passed a series of new laws to respond to the emergent problems caused by COVID-19. The most ambitious of the new federal laws is the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES...

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Tax-Qualified Retirement Plans Under the CARES Act (COVID-19)

March 30, 2020

Among the many aspects of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) passed by Congress last week and signed into law, are those that cover tax-qualified retirement plans, including 401(k) plans and defined...

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White Collar Enforcement During the Coronavirus Crisis

March 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the dislocation of the world’s financial markets. Equity markets in the United States have been incredibly volatile and at one point, had lost more than 30% of their value. Local and national policies in...

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SEC Update: Staff Guidance on Manual Signatures of EDGAR Filings

March 26, 2020

On March 24, 2020, the staff of the Division of Corporation Finance, the Division of Investment Management and the Division of Trading and Markets of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission issued a staff statement addressing authentication...

Resource Centers (5)

Resource Centers

Key Shareholder Activism Campaigns

March 2020

Schulte Represents Voce Capital Management in Gaining Board Representation at Argo Group Schulte Represents Elliott Management in Its Agreement with Marathon Petroleum Corp. Schulte Advises Caligan Partners in Settlement with AMAG...

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Other Shareholder Activism Resources

March 2020

13D Monitor — Research Service Specializing in Shareholder Activism and 13D Filings Activist Insight Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation The Official Activist Investing Blog

Resource Centers

Schulte’s Shareholder Activism Practice in the News

March 2020

“Vulnerable Targets Stock Up on Poison Pills to Thwart Takeovers,” Bloomberg, March 25, 2020 “Activism This Week,” ValueWalk, March 20, 2020 “Market Drop Could Spawn New Insurgencies,” The Deal, March 13,...

Resource Centers

SRZ Spotlight Videos

December 2019

  Effective mentoring is an integral part of the development of any lawyer, and it is an important part of the training process at Schulte. In this SRZ Spotlight video, Schulte mentor-mentee pairs discuss their relationships and how these...

World Sky Service (40)

World Sky Service

Welcome to World Sky Service

December 31, 2019

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

December 31, 2019

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 — Bahamas

December 31, 2019

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

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Bahrain

December 31, 2019

This country report is part of SRZ’s World Sky Service™ and summarizes the private placement laws of Bahrain. 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

December 31, 2019

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 — Closed End Funds

December 31, 2019

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

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Canada — Open End Funds

December 31, 2019

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

December 31, 2019

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 online...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Costa Rica

December 31, 2019

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

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — El Salvador

December 31, 2019

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

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