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Activists Size Up Retail as Covid Dust Settles, The Deal

October 07, 2020

Morgan Lewis partner Keith Gottfried was quoted in an article in The Deal about how the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has impacted shareholder activism in the retail industry after Morgan Lewis hosted a webinar on the topic. During the webinar, panelists discussed issues being raised by activists including C-Suite changes, consolidation, and other potential forthcoming changes for retailers. “If you are an activist and looking to get a retailer sold as one of your objectives, you’re looking for PE firm and there have been numerous PE firms interested in buying retailers, including retailers with challenges,” Keith said in the article.

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