people & news
Partner Sean O'Malley (Capital Markets) joins the Firm in New York.

Partner Francis Zou (Banking) joins the Firm in New York.

White & Case is ranked top global bankruptcy law firm in The Deal's global bankruptcy league tables.

Australian National University law students win the 2010 White & Case Jessup Cup.

White & Case is named Hungarian Law Firm of the Year 2010 by International Financial Law Review.

Partner Nicole Erb (Washington, DC) co-chairs the 5th Annual Meeting of the Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues and the National Association of Women Judges.

Partner Abby Cohen Smutny (Washington, DC) is elected an American Law Institute member.

Partner David Case (Tokyo) is elected to the board of governors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan.

Partner Christopher Wells (Tokyo) is appointed Chairman of the Alternative Investment Management Association Tokyo.

Partners Peter Carney and Eric Grannon (Washington, DC) are named to Law360's top 10 "Rising Legal Stars Under 40."

clients & matters
White & Case advises Residential Capital LLC, GMAC Financial Services' mortgage subsidiary, on the sale of its European mortgage assets and businesses.

White & Case represents Nord Stream AG and the sponsors in the €9 billion financings of Nord Stream's two-line, 1,200-km subsea gas pipelines, which will link Russian and European gas networks via the Baltic Sea.

White & Case represents Credit Suisse, Banco Itaú BBA, Bradesco BBI, BTG Pactual and Morgan Stanley, as joint bookrunners, in a $1.4 billion IPO by OSX Brasil S.A., a start-up offshore oil and natural gas company, which was listed on the Novo Mercado segment of the São Paulo Stock Exchange.

White & Case acts for Mexichem Flúor S.A. de C.V. in its $350 million acquisition of the fluorochemical business division of INEOS Holdings Limited.

White & Case represents Minera Los Pelambres in the $750 million financing of the expansion of Los Pelambres in Chile, one of the largest copper projects in the world.

White & Case represents Orascom Telecom Bangladesh Limited as issuer of up to $162 million secured bonds—Bangladesh's largest bond issuance to date.

White & Case represents Natural Products Group, LLC and certain of its subsidiaries in restructuring approximately $746 million in debt.

White & Case advises Qatar Real Estate Investment Company Q.S.C. on its $3 billion merger with Barwa Real Estate Company Q.S.C.

White & Case wins summary judgment for Upsher-Smith Laboratories Inc. in a "reverse payment" antitrust class action.

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