Roswell Park and Centro de Inmunología Molecular’s Jont Venture


Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and Uría Menéndez advised on the transaction

US and Cuba have formed a biotech joint venture, called Innovative Immunotherapy Alliance.

Based in Cuba, the Innovative Immunotherapy Alliance has been established as a JV between Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in the US and Center for Molecular Immunology in Cuba.

Roswell Park Cancer Institute operates as a cancer center that provides cancer research and treatment services. The Research Center, led by Candace S. Johnson, is based in Buffalo (NY).

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld advised Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center with a team including Wynn Segall (Picture), Daniel Feldman, Stephen Kho, Scott Parven, Terry Schpok, Melissa Schwartz, Thomas Trimble, Nathan Brown, Nnedinma Ifudu Nweke, Anya Landau, Dallas Woodrum and Johann Strauss.

In Spain, Uría Menéndez advised Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center with Eduardo Rodríguez-Rovira, Cristian Gual, Gabriel Bottini, Núria Porxas, Lourdes Dávalos, Cristina Escalona and Aurora Mínguez.

Involved fees earner: Terry Schpok – Akin Gump; Melissa Schwartz – Akin Gump; Thomas Trimble – Akin Gump; Wynn Segall – Akin Gump; Daniel Feldman – Akin Gump; Stephen Kho – Akin Gump; Scott David Parven – Akin Gump; Nnedinma Ifudu Nweke – Akin Gump; Dallas Woodrum – Akin Gump; Johann Strauss – Akin Gump; Nathan Brown – Akin Gump; Anya Landau French – Akin Gump; Eduardo Rodríguez-Rovira – Uría Menéndez; Lourdes Dávalos – Uría Menéndez; Cristian Gual – Uría Menéndez; Gabriel Bottini – Uría Menéndez; Cristian Gual – Uría Menéndez; Gabriel Bottini – Uría Menéndez; Núria Porxas – Uría Menéndez;

Law Firms: Akin Gump; Uría Menéndez;

Clients: Roswell Park Cancer Institute ;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti