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​​​​​​​O'Melveny & Myers (OMM) has advised Korean entertainment company CJ ENM on its $850 million acquisition of a majority stake in U.S. content studio Endeavor Content, which was represented by Latham & Watkins.
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U.S. firm O’Melveny & Myers has hired M&A specialist Woojae Kim as a partner in Seoul from Kim & Chang.
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O’Melveny & Myers has added Daniel Sae-Chin Kim as a partner and co-representative of the Seoul office from Paul Hastings, where headed the firm’s Korea corporate practice.
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O’Melveny & Myers has appointed Nima Amini as the managing partner of its Hong Kong office in place of James Ford, who moved to Allen & Overy.

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O'Melveny & Myers, Tian Yuan Law Firm and William Ji & Co. have represented China’s Simcere Pharmaceutical Group on its HK$3.57 billion ($460.6 million) Hong Kong IPO, with Herbert Smith Freehills and Jingtian & Gongcheng advising the joint sponsors.
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Zhong Lun Law Firm and O’Melveny & Myers have advised Chinese drug development service provider Pharmaron on its $588 million Hong Kong initial public offering, with JunHe and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom advising the joint sponsors.
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O'Melveny & Myers has hired Li Han as a corporate partner in its Hong Kong office from Singapore-based private investment firm Shanda Group, where she was the general counsel.
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Withers KhattarWong, the Singapore formal law alliance between Withers and KhattarWong, has hired local law firm Colin Ng & Partners’ (CNP) finance and real estate team, including partner Kenneth Szeto.
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Uber Technologies Inc, which is the subject of a U.S. federal probe into whether it broke bribery laws, has started a review of its Asia operations and notified U.S. authorities about payments made by staff to police officers in Indonesia, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters.
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O’Melveny & Myers has hired Philip Monaghan, the former general counsel of the Hong Kong Competition Commission (HKCC), as an antitrust and competition partner in the Hong Kong office.