12-Hour Program

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M&A activity in 2020 was extremely volatile.  The ability to properly advise companies, their boards of directors and special committees and to effectively negotiate M&A transactions requires detailed knowledge of the latest trends and developments affecting M&A. This program will help you stay up-to-date on M&A activity and cutting-edge trends and developments regarding the impact of Covid-19, distressed M&A, M&A litigation, difficult negotiation and contractual issues, SEC disclosure matters and tax and other issues with important M&A implications. Panels that include some of the most experienced and sophisticated legal and investment banking professionals, a Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court, three members of the Delaware Court of Chancery and the Chief of the Office of Mergers & Acquisitions at the Securities and Exchange Commission will discuss these and other developments. 

What You Will Learn

• The outlook for mergers and acquisitions in 2021

• How to best prepare and advise companies to address difficult negotiation and contractual issues in the current M&A environment

• The impact of recent Delaware litigation on standards for assessing board and/or special committee actions and behavior in the context of a sale of a company

• The latest tax trends and developments affecting M&A transactions

and much, much more…

Program Level: Overview

Prerequisites: A general familiarity and knowledge of mergers & acquisitions and corporate law.   

Intended Audience: Attorneys who counsel companies (both inside and outside counsel), corporate board members, investment bankers and advisors to other M&A participants.  

Other Prerequisite: None

Advanced Prep: None

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