Partner, Torys LLP
The M&A market is increasingly demanding and complex.
It is imperative that you have a clear understanding of how to structure and negotiate a deal that meets your client’s business goals. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, this two-day, intensive boot camp from Osgoode Professional Development is designed to teach legal professionals and advisors how to run an M&A transaction from its inception through to closing. Using a hypothetical corporate acquisition and blending learning, the program features demonstrations, negotiations and engaging, practical discussions with leading practitioners.
If you’re a legal or business professional involved in transactions, you will benefit from nationally and internationally recognized speakers examining the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in mergers and acquisitions. You’ll come away from the program with a comprehensive understanding of the key principles and techniques you need to know in order to anticipate and confidently deal with issues that may arise in a negotiated transaction.
Learn how to execute the deal on time and manage risks
Registration includes 120-day unlimited, online access to the recorded program.
What You’ll Learn
Gathering the information you need and keeping clients informed
Understanding the ethical and professional issues that may arise in negotiating the deal
Mitigating risks through appropriate due diligence and use of technology
Choosing the right structure for the transaction
The impact of asset versus share transactions on labour, employment, pension and benefits issues
Negotiating representations, warranties, covenants and conditions and indemnities
Investment Canada/competition/antitrust issues in M&A transaction
Managing risk in international transactions
Managing corporate governance issues in mergers and acquisitions
Trends and highlights from recent deals
Identifying and mitigating privacy risks
Handling closing issues and post-closing logistics and disputes
Who Should Attend
Lawyers practising in:
- Corporate Finance
Investment Bankers & Private Equity Investors
Executives involved in M&A negotiations and transactions
Corporate Development Officers
Government and regulatory representatives
Partner, Torys LLP
View the program brochure and agenda to see what you’ll learn from leading experts.
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