Capital Markets Partner Quoted on JOBS Act Effect on IPOs

Reuters | May.02.2012

This article, about the effects of the Jobs Act on European companies listing in the U.S., quotes San Francisco capital markets partner Karen Dempsey.

Karen Dempsey, a San Francisco-based partner at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, said the number of companies exploring a U.S. IPO since the Jobs Act was passed had come from a wider geographical range than previously.

"We are starting to see increased interest from emerging companies in certain parts of Eastern Europe as well," she said.