Legal Ethics Training and Seminar
Marilyn A. Lion will be participating in The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series program. The event will take place on May 21, 2015 from 3-5pm ET.
Ms. Lion, a corporate partner and member of the Global Insurance practice will speak at the event, and participate in the webcast entitled,“Understanding the NAIC’s Corporate Governance Model Law and Regulation in 2015.”
Debevoise invites you to join our seminar focusing on key developments driving deal making and investment in the insurance industry in Latin America. Featuring an array of legal and financial advisors that are leading M&A transactions throughout Latin America, topics will include emerging trends in M&A activity in the insurance sector in Latin America, key legal issues in the negotiation of acquisitions of insurance companies in Latin America and emerging regulatory and compliance issues in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru.
Debevoise & Plimpton, New York City
Moscow, Moscow Exchange
Avoiding Costly Sanctions and Ensuring Compliance in an Era of Heightened Scrutiny and an Uncertain and Shifting Regulatory and Enforcement Landscape
Association of Life Insurance Counsel Annual Meeting
The panel will discuss the status of insurance regulatory reform prior to the crisis; government response to the crisis including Congress's passage of the Economic Emergency Stabilization Act authorizing the Troubled Assets Relief Program and the NAIC's decision not to give capital and surplus relief to life insurers; and Congress's coming consideration of fundamental changes in the regulation of the insurance industry as part of the overhaul of financial services industry regulation.
The market-leading and multidisciplinary practice won the Chambers USA 2016 Award for Excellence in Insurance and Law360 has named Debevoise Insurance Practice Group of the Year for three consecutive years (2015-2017). The group provides the highest level of capabilities and client service in all markets, and clients in return tell The Legal 500 US that Debevoise is “a top-notch insurance industry practice” that is at the “top of its field.”
The team is consistently the first choice for major insurance industry mergers and acquisitions, intricate financings against an evolving regulatory backdrop, restructurings and a host of other transactions. The deep industry and market knowledge that powers the transactional practice also fuels a world-class disputes practice.
The Debevoise Global Insurance Practice advises a wide range of industry clients, including major:
The group’s broad and collaborative team of lawyers include leading U.S., English and Hong Kong qualified insurance industry practitioners based in New York, London and Hong Kong, as well as U.S. and locally qualified lawyers elsewhere in Europe and Asia. As Chambers USA notes, this global team “[takes] the lead on many of the most complex of deals in the market, including those with significant cross-border or multijurisdictional aspects.”