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U.S. fundraising grows in 1H, with increasing focus on energy
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2013

Private equity fundraising, driven primarily by growth in mezzanine, distressed debt and buyouts, grew 16 during the first half of 2013

US Federal Court requires CFIUS to show greater transparency
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2014

In a significant ruling, a US federal appeals court has found that, in blocking the acquisition by Chinese nationals of several wind farm projects

The Ralls case: warning sign for international investments in U.S.
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2012

On September 28, President Obama signed an order prohibiting the acquisition and ownership of four U.S. wind farm project companies by Ralls Corporation, its owners, subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively, “Ralls”) and directing Ralls to divest the interest that it had acquired in the farms earlier in 2012 and to take other actions related to that divestment

Trends in power M&A for 2014 -- from megadeals to microgrids
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2014

Electric power deal activity has been rebounding generally through 2013 and the first quarter of 2014 partly because of an effort to chase steady

U.S. government blocks Chinese acquisition of wind farms: lessons learned
  • Miller Canfield PLC
  • China, USA
  • October 22 2012

On September 28, 2012, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order prohibiting the acquisition of four wind farm companies in Oregon by Ralls Corporation, a Delaware corporation, the Sany Group, a Chinese company, and two Chinese citizens who wholly own Ralls and hold senior executive positions at Sany

New Chesapeake DOJ Subpoena Might Hint at Criminal Investigation
  • Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC
  • USA
  • October 6 2016

Last week, shale giant Chesapeake Energy Corporation filed its Form 8-K with the SEC, revealing that it had received additional Department of Justice

New mandatory reporting requirements impact biofuels companies
  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • USA
  • December 29 2014

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has recently reinstated certain reporting requirements for foreign direct investments in the U.S. that had

CFIUS UpcomingNew Filing: Algonquin Power & Utilities and Empire District Electric Company
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • October 4 2016

On June 16, 2016, shareholders of U.S. based Empire District Electric Company voted to approve a merger whereby Empire District Electric would become

Distressed opportunity?
  • Bracewell LLP
  • Africa, European Union, Middle East, USA
  • February 18 2015

They say "A pessimist finds a problem in every opportunity and an optimist finds an opportunity in every problem". The recent sharp downturn in the

FERC proposes tighter “hold-harmless” commitment standards for utility mergers
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2015

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is proposing to revise its standards for determining whether proposed utility mergers and other asset