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Stibbe

BEETHOVENPLEIN 10, 1077 WM AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS
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Work +31 20 546 06 06
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Fax +31 20 546 0123
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www.stibbe.com
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Pieter Schütte

Tel:
Work +31 20 546 06 55
Email:
Stibbe

Work Department

Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A.

Position

Pieter is a member of our capital markets group with a focus on the more complex capital markets and corporate transactions. His capital markets experience includes initial public offerings, rights issues and secondary offerings. In addition, he has been involved in a number of large and complex corporate restructurings over the past few years, including the first successful restructuring of a European CMBS loan.


Netherlands: Capital markets

Debt

Within: Debt

Especially active in acting for global corporates on note issuances, Stibbe’s practice also handles debt instrument restructuring. Rein van Helden and Jaap Willeumier assisted British American Tobacco with its approximately $17.2bn bond issuance, while Pieter Schütte advised Steinhoff International on an €800m bond issuance, constituting the company’s debut on the European bond market.

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Equity

Within: Leading individuals

Pieter Schütte - Stibbe

Within: Equity

Basic-Fit, PostNL and ABN Amro are among the clients of Stibbe’s practice, which is led by managing partner Derk Lemstra. Pieter Schütte acted for Blackstone on its €186m sale of shares in Intertrust via an accelerated book-build, and assisted Intertrust with a €34m share buyback. He also advised NB Private Equity Partners on a $50m rights issuance.

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    Despite the implementation of Directive 2000/35/EC on combating late payment in commercial transactions in 2002, the European Commission (the “Commission”) concluded in 2008 that late payments were still widespread in the EU. It also turned out that public authorities in certain Member States were stipulating unjustifiably long contractual payment periods for transactions.
  • Amendment of the Collective Redundancy Notification Act

    On 1 March 2012 the Collective Redundancy Notification Act (Wet Melding Collective Outslug, "WACO") will be amended. What changes does this involve?
  • New Corporate Law Legislation

    In the field of corporate law, there are four (coming) Acts that attract attention, namely the introduction of the tenth book of the Dutch Civil Code, the amendment of the Marital Property Act and, to conclude, the coming entry into effect of the Management and Supervision Act and the Flexibilization of BV Act. Please find below a short explanation of each Act.
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    Attaching maritime assets in insolvency
    - AKD
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    - AKD
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    - AKD
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    - AKD
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  • Employment of foreign workers in the Netherlands

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    - AKD