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Broadcast Date: Thursday, June 02, 2016 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (ET)
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About Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world's pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 3800 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.

Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.


About Hogan Lovells US LLP

Hogan Lovells is a global law firm that helps corporations, financial institutions, and governmental entities across the spectrum of their critical business and legal issues globally and locally. We have over 2,500 lawyers operating out of more than 45 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.

Our trade clients rely on us to handle issues such as export and import controls, economic sanctions, anti-bribery rules, foreign direct investment, trade agreement negotiations, and anti-dumping and subsidy cases. Lauded by Chambers Global for our “comprehensive knowledge of the trade world and its latest developments” and by Legal 500 for our ability to “craft analysis in a way that is useful in the real world,” our lawyers and advisors have helped bring leadership to international trade initiatives for several decades.


About Kasraie & Fodor, LLC

The goal of Kasraie & Fodor is to simplify the issues and find solutions for their clients. The firm creates tailor-made structures to protect their clients’ wealth, as well as advises its clients with regards to all facets of oil and gas investment. The firm also provides advice and guidance throughout the complex and often perplexing process of establishing a joint ventures or wholly-owned subsidiaries in almost all countries of the world. Whether the clients are trying to form a domestic or international business structure, plan a domestic or international merger /acquisition, get involved with oil and gas ventures, protect their wealth, negotiate a contract, or have import/export ideas, Kasraie & Fodor has the expertise to help.


About Kaye Scholer LLP

Founded in 1917, Kaye Scholer is a leading national full-service law firm with international reach, offering a balance of corporate, transactional and litigation capabilities and credentials, recognized for delivering strategic guidance and successful outcomes. Our firm combines the deep experience and business acumen of a century-old law firm with a forward-looking, results-driven approach centered around lasting client relationships. With industry strengths in aerospace & defense, energy, technology, banking, private equity and life sciences, we offer strategic guidance and legal services to financial institutions, Fortune 500 and middle-market companies and government entities facing transactional, litigation or governance challenges or opportunities. Our lawyers regularly advise on matters across multiple legal jurisdictions, particularly the US, China, the UK, EU and Canada.


About Barton LLP

Barton is comprised of an elite team of former partners of “Big Law” who have created a client-focused, highly sophisticated, and results-oriented law firm. Our mission is to provide effective and efficient delivery of high quality legal services. We develop long-term relationships by partnering with our clients so that we thoroughly understand their businesses and goals. We then apply our expert legal talents, business acumen and practical problem-solving approach. Our clients value us as their trusted advisors who assist them in identifying and minimizing risk while maximizing opportunities.

We remain committed to our core values even as the scope of our services and size of the firm has expanded to meet the increasing requirements of our clients. We firmly believe in maintaining strong practices with senior attorneys in each of the central commercial disciplines so that we remain a fully integrated outside counsel resource for our clients.