JohnEmmerig

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John Emmerig是澳大利亚领先诉讼律师之一,在高风险诉讼中担任全球和国内大型企业、金融机构和政府的代表律师超过30年之久,在这方面饶有经验。

John的执业范围集中于集体诉讼辩护、重大商业纠纷(“以公司存亡作为赌注”的程度)以及政府/监管机构诉讼。他在这些领域的实战经验和出色表现享誉全国。

自1992年首次引入集体诉讼程序以来,John一直从事澳大利亚的集体诉讼辩护工作,经验涵盖股东、金融产品、产品责任、政府和环境集体诉讼索赔。他是澳大利亚法律委员会集体诉讼委员会的联席主席、《联邦法院实务手册》(Federal Court Practice Manual)中“集体诉讼”一节的第一作者,以及联邦法院国家集体诉讼联络委员会的成员。

至于其他高风险的商业纠纷,John时常在澳大利亚高级法院某些最大宗兼最复杂的案件、国际商业诉讼和重大判例案件中担任关键当事方的代表律师。他现任法律委员会联邦诉讼和争议解决部的主席、跨国诉讼委员会的联席主席,并于联邦法院的国家联络委员会任职。

在政府/监管机构诉讼领域,John在主要索赔、监管机构调查,以及11个皇家委员会/法定调查委员会中代表众多行业的公司和政府(超过35个联邦/州机构)长达数十载。

John是澳大利亚圣母大学(UNDA)的兼职法学教授,也是《权益杂志》(律商联讯)和《民事诉讼与实务杂志》(Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice)(汤森路透社)的编辑委员会成员。

经验

  • Bank of Queensland seeks counsel in Banking Royal Commission inquiryJones Day acted for Bank of Queensland Limited and its subsidiaries in the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry.
  • PAG invests in Key Safety Systems to finance acquisition of global assets of Takata CorporationJones Day represented PAG Asia Capital Ltd. and PAG Asia II LP in connection with its investment in Key Safety Systems, a subsidiary of China-based Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corporation, to finance the acquisition of substantially all of the global assets of Takata Corporation out of bankruptcy in the U.S. and Japan and certain non-bankruptcy transactions elsewhere in the world.
  • Former CEO defends Australian corporate regulator claimJones Day is acting for the former CEO of a metals and mining company in defending proceedings brought by the corporate regulator, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission ("ASIC"), in the Federal Court of Australia.
  • Lowe's exits from Masters Home Improvement joint venture with Woolworths in AustraliaJones Day provided strategic advice and assisted Lowe's Companies, Inc. with various aspects of its exit from a joint venture with Woolworths Limited, with respect to the Masters hardware and home improvement retail business established by the joint venture in Australia and New Zealand.