Strategies and Practical Tips to Avoid and Minimize Corporate Successor Liability in Asset Purchases Uncovered!
As companies continue to make asset purchases at a fast rate, due diligence groundwork focusing on potential corporate successor liability is also becoming critically important. Since corporations present varying sets of risks, there is no single, one-size-fits-all method to due diligence. Effective counsel should be able to discover potential corporate successor liabilities and offer guidance on how clients can mitigate those risks.
In this LIVE Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders will help companies and their counsel understand the important aspects of this significant topic. Speakers will provide best strategies and practical tips to avoid and minimize corporate successor liability in asset purchases.
Key topics include:
- Corporate Successor Liabilities in Asset Purchases
- Recent Court Rulings
- Risks and Pitfalls
- Top Due Diligence Issues
- Best Strategies and Practical Tips
Sumner Schick, LLP
- a deep dive into the various means of successor liability avoidance through provisions in the APA, and other pre-closing avoidance/mitigation measures,
- dealing with a successor liability claim after closing
- recent developments in case law.
Sterlington Network & Harrison Legal
Who Should Attend:
- In-house M&A Practitioners
- Merger and Acquisition Lawyers
- Securities Lawyers
- Corporate Lawyers
- Asset Management Officers
- Finance Executives
- In-House Counsel
- Risk and Compliance Officers
- Securities Lawyers
- Top Level Management
- Private Companies
Jacob Stasny focuses his practice on matters involving private equity transactions and other complex business deals, business litigation, and commercial real estate, serving clients in a broad array of industries, including finance, healthcare, energy, technology, and manufacturing. Focusing on the representation of businesses, Mr. Stasny has navigated numerous debt and equity finance transactions, corporate acquisitions and divestitures, project finance transactions, commercial real estate transactions, commercial bankruptcies, and matters involving the formation, operation, and liquidation of virtually every type of business entity, in Texas, numerous other states, and offshore.
Jacob Stasny focuses his practice on matters involving private equity transactions and other complex business deals, business litigation, and commercial …
Jamie Sklar is a Partner at Sterlington Network and its law firm arm, Harrison Legal, a boutique law firm focused primarily on private equity funds and family offices. Sterlington is also a developer and provider of legal tech and process solutions including a recently launched business line providing a best in class NDA processing solution, data analytics and information management. Jamie is a corporate attorney with an MBA whose areas of focus include M&A, Co-Investments, fund formation, financing transactions and employment matters in the asset management sector. Jamie has over 18 years of experience managing complex transactions and corporate matters at law firms (including White & Case and Sidley) and in-house at asset managers (including Credit Suisse Asset Management and Strategic Value Partners).
Jamie Sklar is a Partner at Sterlington Network and its law firm arm, Harrison Legal, a boutique law firm focused …
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Method of Presentation:
Experience in Asset Procurement/Management
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About Sterlington Network & Harrison Legal
Sterlington Legal Solutions is an innovative legal business based in New York founded by a former big-law partner who is also an Adjunct Professor at NYU. The firm provides pioneering legal solutions to top-tier financial institutions, family offices, private equity funds, and operating businesses.
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