33rd Annual Ray Garrett, Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute

May 2, 2013 in Chicago, IL - Corporate Counseling
Jeffrey R. Wolters

Morris Nichols Corporate Law Counseling Group partner and practice group coordinator Jeff Wolters, will present Avoiding Pitfalls in M&A Transactions at the 33rd Annual Ray Garrett, Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute, Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, May 2 - 3, 2013.

Jeff’s panel will discuss:

  • The state of the art in confidentiality agreements, including use provisions, standstill/waiver provisions, and non-reliance provisions
  • Liquidity conflicts for controlling stockholders
  • The role of the General Counsel in ensuring a smooth board process
  • The tools and techniques of activist shareholders

Jeff will be joined by session chair R. Scott Falk of Kirkland & Ellis LLP and fellow panelists Suzanne S. Bettman, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer, R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, Chicago, and Trevor S. Norwitz, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, New York City.

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The Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute is designed to provide private practitioners and corporate counsel with a timely analysis of critical securities and corporate law issues, and developments confronting publicly and privately held corporations.