BRIEF-Chisholm Oil ties up with Apollo to buy oil and gas assets
* Chisholm Oil & Gas and funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management announce strategic partnership and acquisition of stack assets
WASHINGTON Feb 13 Stephen L. Cohen, a former associate director of enforcement for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, has joined the law firm Sidley Austin LLP as a partner in its securities and derivatives enforcement and regulatory practice.
During his time at the SEC, Cohen oversaw a number of high-profile cases, including fraud charges against Computer Sciences Corp as well as cases against two exchanges later acquired by BATS Global Markets over failures to accurately describe order types. (Reporting by Sarah N. Lynch; Editing by Andrea Ricci)
NEW YORK, March 29 Bank of America's Merrill Lynch said it is reducing the number of business divisions it has nationwide from 10 to six and changing some of the executives leading those units, according to a memo sent to employees Wednesday.