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Morgan Lewis - Preparing for and Responding to Activist Investors

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December 6, 2017
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

Please join Morgan Lewis corporate partner and shareholder activism defense practice leader Keith E. Gottfried and corporate partner Sean M. Donahue for the webinar, “Shareholder Activism Defense: What You Need to Know to Avoid Being an Easy Target For an Activist Investor” as part of the Morgan Lewis Public Company Academy.

This 60-minute webinar will provide an overview of recent shareholder activism trends, what is driving shareholder activism, who are the activist investors you should be familiar with, what an activist investor looks for in its targets, common activist campaign themes and goals, the activist investor’s tools, tactics and playbook, the early warning signs of an activist investor, what makes a company vulnerable to an activist investor, steps companies can take now to avoid being an easy target for an activist investor, and the importance of developing today an activist investor response plan.

CLE credit: CLE credit in CA, IL, NY, PA, TX, and VA is currently pending approval. CLE credit in CT, FL, and NJ is pending approval via reciprocity.