Event 14 Oct. 2022
Curtis Provides Capacity Training to the Government of Uganda
Event 21 Sep. 2022
Kalidou Gadio Speaks at AIEN 2022 International Energy Summit
Event 06 Jun. 2023
Partner Borzu Sabahi Speaks on Panel in Tashkent Law Spring International Legal Forum in the Republic of Uzbekistan
News 15 May. 2023
Curtis represents e-commerce retailer in its fight to recover monies withheld by PayPal, the global payment giant
Event 08 May. 2023
Partner Irene Petrelli to Participate in ICC YAAF Event
News 02 May. 2023
Curtis Italy with DeA Capital in the Acquisition of Magic S.r.l
Event 23 May. 2023
Partners Luciana Ricart and Fernando Tupa Will Teach a Workshop on Hearings in Investment Arbitration for Arbanza School of Arbitration’s Online Program
Publications 23 Feb. 2023
Fernando Tupa Publishes Book on Forum-Specific Consent to International Arbitration in Investment Agreements
Event 03 May. 2023
Dr. Borzu Sabahi to Speak at ICSID-ADGM Joint Conference: Investment Protection and Armed Conflict
Event 19 Mar. 2023
Sebastiano Nessi speaks at Bahrain Business and Legal Landscape Conference
Event 01 Jun. 2023
Curtis Environmental Chair Charles Howland to Moderate Panel Discussion on Latest Developments in Environmental Due Diligence at ABA Masterclass on Environmental Transactions
News 25 May. 2023
Curtis Files SCOTUS Amicus Brief for Distinguished Law Professors in First Amendment Retaliatory Arrest Case
News 06 Mar. 2023
Russia Sanctions at the First Anniversary: An Overview of Current Sanctions in the US, UK, and EU and How Global Companies Can Navigate Evolving and Conflicting Sanctions Regimes
Client Alert 30 Aug. 2022
The EU Adopts the “Maintenance and Alignment” Sanctions Package
Client Alert 24 Jun. 2021
Update on Virtual Notarization (Executive Order 202.7) During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic (Updated: June 24, 2021) — U.S. Insight
Update on Virtual Witnessing (New York Executive Order 202.14) During The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic (Updated: June 24, 2021) — U.S. Insight
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Randy DeSmyter has broad experience with international corporate transactions, focusing primarily on investment management and fund formation.
Mr. DeSmyter regularly advises investment management clients on all aspects of private equity funds, hedge funds, feeder funds, and funds-of-funds.
His clients include fund sponsors and investment managers in connection with the structuring, formation, and administration of funds, as well as high-net-worth and institutional investors in connection with the evaluation and negotiation of alternative investments.
Mr. DeSmyter’s practice also focuses on regulatory issues related to investment management. He has worked extensively with both start-up managers and established institutions and has guided clients through the registration processes and ongoing compliance requirements for both investment advisers and broker/dealers. Mr. DeSmyter has extensive knowledge of the Securities Act, Exchange Act, Investment Company Act, and Investment Advisers Act and has worked with the securities laws and private placement regimes of numerous jurisdictions abroad.
Mr. DeSmyter also counsels clients on a variety of general corporate and commercial matters.
Mr. DeSmyter has also worked with international clients on oil and gas projects, including the development and drafting of regulations, research and analysis of market structures and participants, the development and negotiation of public bid tenders for oil and gas reserves, and the formation and operation of state-owned entities for oil and gas operations.
Intellectual Property Law
Energy (Oil & Gas)
Client Alert 11 Mar. 2022
Congress Passes the EB-5 Reform and Integrity Act of 2022, Renewing a Key Pathway for Foreign Investors to Obtain Visas (U.S. Insight)
News 08 Jan. 2019
Curtis Announces 11 Promotions in the New Year for New York, Washington, D.C., Milan and Almaty
Legal 500: USA 2022 Investment Fund Formation and Management: Private Equity Funds (Including Venture Capital)