Jenner & Block

 

Ms. Negre has represented clients in a wide array of industries in matters including:

Aerospace and Defense

  • Providing securities and corporate governance counsel to multiple aerospace and defense companies
  • Representing a military and tactical equipment company in the acquisition of an armor manufacturer
  • Counseling aerospace and defense company regarding corporate governance policies and change in control agreements

Automotive and Transportation

  • Providing securities and corporate governance counsel, including for an automotive company and a marine transportation services firm
  • Representing a strategic investor in the acquisition of a freight forwarding company
  • Counseling a strategic investor in a bid to acquire an interest in a rideshare company
  • Counseling a waste transportation company regarding subcontractor agreements

Bioscience

  • Providing securities counsel to a specialty pharmaceutical company
  • Representing a biopharmaceutical company in an initial public offering (IPO)
  • Counseling a specialty pharmaceutical company in connection with the sale of the company

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

  • Counseling potential cryptocurrency issuers regarding initial coin offerings (ICOs) and other offerings
  • Advising a website company on its user-generated content policies in connection with ICOs and cryptocurrencies
  • Advising payment processing companies on securities matters related to cryptocurrencies
  • Counseling businesses regarding acceptance of cryptocurrencies as payment

Food and Beverage

  • Part of a firm team representing Snyder’s-Lance Inc. in its $6.1 billion sale to Campbell Soup Company
  • Part of a firm team counseling US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE: USFD) in connection with its $1.175 billion IPO
  • Representing a client in the acquisition of a food and beverage publication
  • Representing a client in the sale of food packaging facilities
  • Counseling an international food company on Form BE-10 compliance
  • Representing a client in the licensing of its intellectual property (IP) for food product distribution
  • Counseling a glass container company in the sale of its business
  • Counseling a client on an IP licensing contract with restaurant chain

Media and Entertainment

  • Providing day-to-day securities and corporate governance counsel to multiple international media companies
  • Representing parties in multiple matters regarding various production companies, including acquisitions and formations
  • Representing an investor group, formed in conjunction with a global asset management and investment advisor, in its investment in a leading film and television studio
  • Representing a diversified global media company in its acquisitions of websites and related entities and properties to support strategic growth, including what was then the largest network of sports blogs on the internet
  • Advising clients on strategic joint ventures and related arrangements, including with professional sports teams with respect to regional sports networks and with other brand holders with respect to television networks
  • Advising a newspaper and media company on corporate and securities matters
  • Representing a strategic buyer in its bid to acquire website assets
  • Representing a client in the acquisition of a food and beverage publication
  • Representing a media company in a bid to acquire broadcast networks
  • Counseling a client regarding a contract that licensed IP to restaurant chain

Technology and Clean Energy

  • Providing day-to-day securities and corporate governance counsel to a power conversion technology manufacturer
  • Counseling a renewable resource company regarding securities regulation
  • Representing technology companies in the acquisition of rights
  • Representing a member of the World Bank Group on its investment in a California-based solar cell manufacturer to expand investor’s manufacturing and research and development facilities in Latin America, China and other locations
  • Counseling a hydroelectric power company on contractual matters
  • Counseling a heat storage company on corporate matters
  • Counseling a chemical technology company on its registration statement
  • Advising a renewable resources investor on corporate governance matters