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Udi GrofmanInvestment Management
In this video interview, corporate partner Udi Grofman, co-head
of Paul, Weiss's Private Funds Practice Group, discusses the
evolution of co-investment strategies and their growing use in
hedge funds and other liquid alternatives.
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Funds managed by affiliates of Paul, Weiss client Apollo Global
Management, LLC announced the concurrent closing of their
acquisitions of Maryland-based ASG Security and Protection 1, a
leading full-service business and home security company in the
Paul, Weiss client Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private
equity firm, announced the closing of Roark Capital Partners IV LP,
with $2.5 billion in total investor limited partner commitments.
Fund IV closed at its hard cap.
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The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has
issued a long-anticipated ruling dismissing with prejudice
indictments against two insider trading defendants in United
States v. Newman. The ruling likely will have major
ramifications for the future prosecutions of insider trading cases
in the Second Circuit.
Paul, Weiss was named Law Firm of the Year in the Private Equity
Funds category by The Legal 500 United States Awards 2014.
Paul, Weiss was also the only firm shortlisted in both the Private
Equity Funds and the Alternative/Hedge Fund categories. The awards
recognize the best in-house and private practice teams and
individuals over the past 12 months based on more than 50,000
interviews and comprehensive research into the U.S. legal market.
The winners will be honored at an exclusive event in New York City
on September 24.
Paul, Weiss client Virtus Investment Partners, Inc., which
operates a multi-manager asset management business, announced an
agreement to acquire a majority interest in ETF Issuer Solutions
(ETFis), a New York City-based company that operates a platform for
listing, operating, and distributing exchange-traded funds.
Jul 01, 2015
Corporate partner Marco Masotti will participate in a
panel discussion at the Practising Law Institute's Sixteenth Annual
Private Equity Forum. Marco's panel, titled "How to Market Private
Equity Funds on a Global Basis," will discuss key …
Apr 27, 2015
Corporate partner Amran Hussein's brief article, titled
"Conflicts, Conflicts Everywhere: When 'No Harm, No Foul' Is Not a
Defense," appeared on the Private Equity Growth Capital Council's
website on April 27. Amran discusses ways a …
Mar 31, 2015
Corporate partner Udi Grofman will moderate a panel
discussion at the American Conference Institute's second annual
summit on FCPA, AML and OFAC Risks for Private Equity & Hedge
Funds. The panel, titled "Proven Strategies to Improve the …
Mar 10, 2015
Corporate partners Udi Grofman, Michael Hong, Amran Hussein
Masotti will take part in the International Bar Association's
upcoming 16th Annual International Conference on Private
Investment Funds. Marco is on the conference's …
Mar 03, 2015
An investment adviser registered with the SEC is required to
amend its Form ADV from time to time. The following summary
identifies the types of information on Form ADV that require
amending and the timing for filing such amendments with the …
Feb 10, 2015
On February 9, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission
proposed rules requiring disclosure about whether directors,
officers and other employees are permitted to hedge or offset any
decrease in the market value of equity securities they …
Jan 13, 2015
On January 13, 2015, the staff of the SEC's Office of Compliance
Inspections and Examinations ("OCIE") announced its examination
priorities for 2015, focusing on the following thematic areas.
Dec 02, 2014
We are pleased to announce the publication of the Paul, Weiss
Private Funds Regulatory Compliance Calendar for 2015.
Feb 12, 2015
Corporate partners Ariel Deckelbaum and Robert Goldbaum and
bankruptcy partner Stephen Shimshak were recognized as 2015 "Client
Service All-Stars" by BTI Consulting Group in its annual survey of
corporate counsel, which honors attorneys in …
May 27, 2014
Paul, Weiss received the Chambers USA Client Service
Award for its work in the Investment Funds category.
Chambers notes, "Client Service awards go to firms who
have been consistently singled out by clients during the course of
our research …