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Antitrust Resources

Drawing on our vast deal and case experience, Shearman & Sterling has developed this Resources page, which provides a wide array of substantive and practical information on our antitrust and competition practice. Please review some of the informative materials we regularly publish as a value-added service to our clients, as well as information on upcoming events and details of recent activities and newsworthy items.



EMG and Tailwater Form JV to Fund Acquisition

Shearman & Sterling represented The Energy & Minerals Group (EMG) in connection with the formation of a joint venture with Tailwater Capital. The joint venture will fund Silver Creek Midstream’s purchase of Genesis Energy’s crude gathering, storage and rail assets in the Powder River Basin. The new commitment from the joint venture provides Silver Creek with $600 million of equity to acquire and expand the existing pipeline and storage assets in the Basin.

Shearman & Sterling Women Present to General Counsel at ‘Perfecting Your Pitch’ Event

Partners Clare O’Brien (New York-Mergers & Acquisitions) and Mallory Brennan (New York-Litigation); counsel Rupa Briggs (New York-Capital Markets) and Gillian Emmett Moldowan (New York-Compensation, Governance & ERISA); and associate Grace Jamgochian (New York-Mergers & Acquisitions) presented at a program in New York on October 10 entitled “Perfecting Your Pitch: A Practical Program Expanding Opportunities for Women in the Legal Profession” hosted by ALM/American Lawyer.

Ben Gris Joins Shearman & Sterling From the Federal Trade Commission

Shearman & Sterling is pleased to announce that Ben Gris, former Assistant Director of the Mergers II Division of the Bureau of Competition at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), joins the firm as a partner in its Antitrust practice based in Washington, D.C.



Towards More Competition in High-Tech Markets? European Perspectives

Antitrust Global Practice Leader David Higbee (Washington, D.C.-Antitrust) and [artner Elvira Aliende Rodriguez (Brussels-Antitrust) will be speaking at a conference called “Towards More Competition in High-Tech Markets? European Perspectives,” which will be held in Brussels on October 24.

Gun Jumping: Practical Implications of Recent Case Law

Partner James Webber (London-Antitrust) will participate in a panel on “Gun Jumping: Practical Implications of Recent Case Law” at the Concurrences Workshop on October 8, 2018.  The workshop is co-organized by Shearman & Sterling, Concurrences and Avisa. The other panelists are Michele Piergiovanni (Head of Unit European Commission, DG Comp) and Andrea Collart (Director at Avisa).



The Antitrust Review of the Americas 2019

Partners David Higbee, Djordje Petkoski (both Washington, D.C.-Antitrust), Jessica Delbaum (New York-Antitrust), John Cove (San Francisco-Antitrust), Ryan Shores (Washington, D.C.-Antitrust/Litigation) and Todd Stenerson (Washington, D.C.-Litigation); and associate Mark Weiss (Washington, D.C.-Antitrust) authored the chapter “United States: Cartels” for The Antitrust Review of the Americas 2019 published by Global Competition Review in October 2018.

Insights on Designing Effective Merger Remedies

Partners David Higbee (Antitrust-Washington, D.C.), Geert Goeteyn (Antitrust-Brussels), Djordje Petkoski (Antitrust-Washington, D.C.), senior associate Özlem Fidanboylu (Antitrust-London) and associates Aleksandra Petkovic (Antitrust-New York) and Caroline Préel (Antitrust-Brussels) authored the chapter “Giving Effect to Remedy” in the 2018 edition of The Guide to Merger Remedies published by Global Competition Law Review in August 2018.