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This Briefing will provide an overview of the regulatory framework relating to company share buybacks, including the Rule 10b-18 safe harbor. We will also discuss the different ways in which companies may choose to structure share repurchases, and the advantages and disadvantages associated with each.

Mayer Brown LLP lawyers Anna T. Pinedo, Laura D. Richman and Brennan W. Young will cover the following topics:

  • The basics of Rule 10b-18; (10 minutes)
  • Stock repurchase programs, including corporate authorizations such as Delaware law concerns; (5 minutes)
  • ASRs and related considerations; (15 minutes)  
  • Potential new share repurchase disclosures and Rule 10b5-1 amendments impacting buybacks; (20 minutes) and 
  • Buybacks excise tax. (10 minutes) 

Program Level: Update

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None


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