Southside Bancshares to Acquire Diboll State Bancshares for $218.8 Million
Alston & Bird client Southside Bancshares, Inc., parent company of Texas-based Southside Bank, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Diboll State Bancshares, Inc., for approximately $218.8 million.
Press ReleaseJune 20, 2017
Former Nomura Bond Trader Wins Jury Acquittal on Securities and Wire Fraud Charges
Alston & Bird client Tyler Peters, a former bond trader at Nomura Securities International, Inc., was acquitted on all charges following a six-week jury trial in U.S. District Court in Hartford, CT.
Press ReleaseJune 16, 2017
Mylan Prevails against Shire in Generic Drug Patent Dispute
Alston & Bird client Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. won a significant patent ruling against Shire Development LLC when a Florida federal judge vacated her earlier decision on reconsideration and found that Mylan’s proposed generic version of Shire’s gastrointestinal drug Lialda does not infringe U.S. Patent Number 6,773,720.
Press ReleaseJune 9, 2017
Navico Wins ITC Initial Determination Recommending $37 Million Fine against Garmin
Alston & Bird client Navico Inc. has won an initial determination by a U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) Administrative Law Judge, who recommended a $37 million fine against Garmin International Inc. and related Garmin entities.
Alston & Bird Named to People’s Inaugural “50 Companies That Care”
Alston & Bird has been honored by People magazine as one of the country’s top companies that have succeeded in business while also demonstrating respect, compassion, and concern for their communities, their employees, and the environment.
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