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Global Law Firm Rimon PC Adds Aviation Focused Equipment Leasing and Finance Partner to Los Angeles Office

News Global Law Firm Rimon PC Adds Aviation Focused Equipment Leasing and Finance Partner to Los Angeles Office Chris Orozco-Wallraff · July 30, 2021

Los Angeles, CA – Rimon is pleased to welcome equipment leasing and finance attorney Chris Orozco-Wallraff as Partner in the firm’s Los Angeles office.  Mr. Orozco-Wallraff joins Rimon from Holland & Knight.  Mr. Orozco-Wallraff focuses his practice on equipment leasing and finance in the aviation industry. A true specialist in the aviation industry, he has represented lessors in the leasing, sale, and…

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Rimon Partner Patricia Annino Ranked by Chambers and Partners 2021

News Rimon Partner Patricia Annino Ranked by Chambers and Partners 2021 Patricia Annino · July 30, 2021

Rimon Partner Patricia Annino has been ranked by Chambers and Partners 2021. Ms. Annino was ranked in the Private Wealth Law – Massachusetts category. One interviewee said:  “She has great judgment, as good as any other lawyer. She has great perspective, great understanding, and she is very sensitive to client needs. I rate her very…

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Global law firm Rimon PC opens new office in Seoul with addition of tech-focused corporate Partner Jungwoo Chang

News July 29, 2021

Firm opens 42nd office location, the fourth in a new country so far this year. Seoul, South Korea – Rimon is pleased to announce it has opened an office in Seoul, South Korea with, Jungwoo Chang joining the firm as corporate partner.  Rimon’s Seoul office is its 42nd location, following the opening of new offices in international hubs London, Paris and Montréal earlier this year, as well as several new offices in the United States. Mr. Chang joins Rimon from Accelsior Partners, where…

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Sax v. Fast Track Investments – Legal Finance Regulation, Consumer Lending Interest Rate Regulation

News Sax v. Fast Track Investments – Legal Finance Regulation, Consumer Lending Interest Rate Regulation John R. Mussman · Sax v. Fast Track Investments – Legal Finance Regulation, Consumer Lending Interest Rate Regulation John J. Hanley · Sax v. Fast Track Investments – Legal Finance Regulation, Consumer Lending Interest Rate Regulation Douglas J. Schneller · July 27, 2021

On July 19, 2021, the parties in Sax v. Fast Track Investments filed a motion with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to dismiss the pending appeal and to withdraw questions the Ninth Circuit had submitted to the New York Court of Appeals.  The legal finance contracts had stipulated that New York law apply and the Ninth Circuit felt…

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Chinese Companies Listed on US Exchanges must Disclose Potential Risk Associated with Potential Government Interference According to an SEC Official

IM Report Chinese Companies Listed on US Exchanges must Disclose Potential Risk Associated with Potential Government Interference According to an SEC Official Debbie A. Klis · July 27, 2021

On July 26, 2021, a senior U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission official, Allison Lee, advised that Chinese companies listed on U.S. stock exchanges must disclose the potential risks associated with the Chinese government interfering in their businesses, as part of their normal reporting requirements. The genesis of SEC’s comment is believed to be the recent…

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Rimon Partner Rodrigo Castillo Cottin Ranked by Chambers and Partners Colombia 2021

News Rimon Partner Rodrigo Castillo Cottin Ranked by Chambers and Partners Colombia 2021 Rodrigo Castillo Cottin · July 22, 2021

Rimon Partner Rodrigo Castillo Cottin has been ranked by Chambers and Partners Colombia 2021. Mr. Castillo Cottin was ranked Band 1 in the Private Wealth Law – Colombia category. One interviewee said:  “One of my favorite lawyers in Colombia is Rodrigo Castillo. He is absolutely great to deal with. His knowledge on tax is exceptional, both for Colombia and internationally. He is…

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Art Blockchain, Digital Art, the Art World and the Value of Non Fungible Tokens (NFTs): The Devil Truly is in the Detail

Insights Art Blockchain, Digital Art, the Art World and the Value of Non Fungible Tokens (NFTs): The Devil Truly is in the Detail Sam Miller · July 22, 2021

NFTs have burst onto the scene in a big way, and no more so than in the art world with digital works tied to NFTs heralded as a ‘new art medium’, and all, including established auction houses, art galleries and others, rushing to mint, promote and curate digital art and sell them (hopefully) for small…

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Global law firm Rimon PC adds new corporate attorney in Warsaw

News Global law firm Rimon PC adds new corporate attorney in Warsaw Piotr Siemion · July 21, 2021

Warsaw – Rimon is pleased to welcome corporate attorney Piotr Siemion, as Senior Counsel in the firm’s Warsaw office. Mr. Siemion joins Rimon from energy company, PKN ORLEN S.A., where he was Director. Mr. Siemion has over two decades of transactional experience, specifically in the areas of corporate law, corporate governance, regulatory and compliance, industrial restructuring, mergers &…

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Aperture Venture Capital Closes First Round of 75 Million Dollar Corporate Diversity Fund

News Aperture Venture Capital Closes First Round of 75 Million Dollar Corporate Diversity Fund Timothy M. Gladden · Aperture Venture Capital Closes First Round of 75 Million Dollar Corporate Diversity Fund James Killmond · July 20, 2021

Rimon congratulates client, Aperture Venture Capital, on the first round close of its $75 million corporate diversity fund. The fund features an engagement platform that offers a solution to the systemic biases in venture capital and encourages corporate diversity investing. Attorneys Timothy Gladden and James Killmond advised Aperture Venture Capital on the deal. Read the press release here. Timothy Gladden…

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FINCA Impact Finance Closes Divestiture of Subsidiary in Georgia

News FINCA Impact Finance Closes Divestiture of Subsidiary in Georgia Mikhail Usubyan · July 19, 2021

Rimon’s Mikhail Usubyan and Daria Von Mensenkampff are legal advisors on transaction Washington DC –  Rimon PC congratulates client, FINCA Impact Finance, on a successful closing of the divestiture of its subsidiary in Georgia. FINCA Bank Georgia was acquired by leading Georgian bank Credo Bank. The transaction was supported by French Development Finance Institution Proparco Groupe Agence Française de Développement.  Proparco joined German Access Microfinance Holding AG, funds managed by the Dutch Triodos Investment Management, and Swiss ResponsAbility Investments AG as a…

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