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Instead of trying to be everything to everybody, we’ve made a name for ourselves by delivering what our clients need most: in-depth, hands-on legal counsel throughout the financial services sector — and beyond.

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Pro Bono

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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Diversity and Inclusion

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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Social Responsibility

We take doing “good work” seriously — whether we’re talking about our high ethical standards or the way in which we foster a positive and inclusive culture for our personnel and support local communities.

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Offices

  • New York

    • 919 Third Avenue
    • New York, NY 10022
    • United States of America
      • +1 212.756.2000 Phone
      • +1 212.593.5955 Fax
  • Washington, D.C.

    • 1152 Fifteenth Street, NW, Suite 850
    • Washington, DC 20005
    • United States of America
      • +1 202.729.7470 Phone
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    • One Eagle Place
    • London SW1Y 6AF
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Firm News (588)

Firm News

Schulte Advises Marlin Equity Partners in Tangoe Inc. Acquisition

June 16, 2017

Schulte represented Marlin Equity Partners in its acquisition of one of the leading telecom expense management companies, Tangoe Inc. Marlin combined Tangoe with its existing portfolio company that provides TEM software and services, Asentinel, to...

Firm News

Schulte Recognized by The Legal 500 United States

June 1, 2017

The 2017 edition of The Legal 500 United States recognized Schulte as a top tier firm in the areas of Investment Fund Formation and Management (Alternative/Hedge Funds); Finance (Financial Services Regulation, Structured Finance); Investment Fund...

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Schulte Recognized as a Leading Firm by Chambers USA

May 26, 2017

The 2017 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business recognized Schulte as a leading firm in Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Nationwide and New York), Capital Markets (Securitisation, Nationwide), Corporate/M&A (Highly...

Publications (492)

Publications

New CFTC Rules Formalize Certain Whistleblower Protections

June 8, 2017

On May 22, 2017, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission amended and supplemented several CFTC regulations to strengthen anti-retaliation protections for whistleblowers under the Commodity Exchange Act. These amendments, in general, make the...

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BDC Fees and Structures Evolving: Multiple Drivers Spurring Change

April/May 2017

A proliferation of different fee levels and structures is evident throughout the alternative investment industry, and business development companies (BDCs) are no exception. For instance, management and incentive fees within the BDC space vary widely...

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Recent Trends in Alternative Funds

Spring 2017

The past year has been mixed for alternative funds. In the hedge fund space, industry assets under management increased by $70 billion to $3.22 trillion, despite lackluster overall returns and noisy withdrawals by certain institutional investors. In...

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United States Fundraising

May 2017

Deal activity and fundraising were strong in North America, Europe and Asia in 2016, but the year ended with uncertainty in the face of Brexit, a new U.S. administration and continued challenges in developing economies such as Brazil. Nevertheless,...

Alerts (479)

Alerts

SFT Regulation Disclosure Deadline – 13 July 2017

26 June 2017

For funds launched prior to 12 January 2016, the deadline is 13 July 2017 to comply with the SFT Regulation’s mandated initial investor disclosures. The disclosure obligations apply to (1) all UCITS funds, (2) all EU AIFs and (3) non-EU AIFs...

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Split Ninth Circuit Refines Cramdown Valuation Rule

June 23, 2017

The Bankruptcy Code (“Code”) “requires the use of replacement value rather than a hypothetical [foreclosure] value … that the reorganization is designed to avoid,” held a divided U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth...

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LSTA Publishes Revised Secondary Trading Documents

June 13, 2017

The Loan Syndications and Trading Association (“LSTA”) published revised secondary trading documents on June 9, 2017. The revised documents will apply to trades with a trade date on or after June 9, 2017. The most significant changes that...

Alerts

New DOL Rule: Subscription Document Supplement

June 9, 2017

The DOL regulation expanding the definition of who is a fiduciary in the context of marketing investment products to Individual Retirement Accounts (“IRAs”) and ERISA-covered pension plans (“ERISA Plans”) takes effect on June...

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University Retirement Plans Under Scrutiny for Excessive Fees

June 6, 2017

There have been 12 proposed class actions brought against major universities with regard to their employee benefit plans. These lawsuits allege numerous claims of fiduciary breach including plan sponsors retaining expensive and underperforming...

Resource Centers (4)

Resource Centers

Key Shareholder Activism Campaigns

June 2017

Schulte Achieves Unprecedented Victory in Securing Board Seats for venBio and Unwinding Transaction at Immunomedics Greenlight Capital Proposes Plan to Unlock Shareholder Value for GM Successful Activist Campaign at PulteGroup Successful Activist...

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Other Shareholder Activism Resources

June 2017

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

June 2017

“Activists Wage Fewer, Yet More Sophisticated, Campaigns This Year,” Agenda – Financial Times, June 2017 “When Activists Enter the Kitchen, the CFOs Feel the Heat,” The Wall Street Journal, June 12,...

World Sky Service (27)

World Sky Service

Welcome to World Sky Service

December 31, 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

December 31, 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

December 31, 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 — Closed End Funds

December 31, 2016

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, 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

December 31, 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 online...

World Sky Service

World Sky Service Country Report — Finland

December 31, 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

December 31, 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

December 31, 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

December 31, 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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