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Shearman & Sterling

Technology, media and telecoms 2011

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InnovationAdvising Sony in the consortium acquisition of Nortel Networks’ patent portfolio
Originality6
Rationale6
Impact7
Total19
DescriptionPartner Sam Waxman's consensus-building approach and attention to the spirit of this expanding partnership enabled the complex deal to progress smoothly while satisfying the needs of this wide, fluid consortium.