A team of seven health-care policy attorneys and advisers are joining Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP’s Washington office from Patton Boggs LLP. The group, which includes four partners, is led by John F. Jonas.
Endesa SA , the Spanish utility controlled by Enel SpA, received three bids from infrastructure funds for its natural-gas distribution and transmission assets in Spain, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
Royal KPN NV, the Dutch phone company partially controlled by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, is drawing interest from infrastructure investors and buyout firms for its German mobile-phone towers, according to four people familiar with the matter.
Eiffage SA wants Macquarie Group Ltd. to consider putting capital into their Eiffarie investment partnership by the end of 2010 as debt at the venture’s APRR toll-road division remains at risk of losing investment grade.