October 08, 2020

Know Your Delaware Precedent: Key Issues in M&A

Know Your Delaware Precedent:  Key Issues in M&A

October 8, 2020

The program will highlight perennial hot button topics under Delaware law for M&A practitioners. Topics covered will include directors' fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of a company under Delaware law, material adverse effect or "MAE" clauses, "best efforts" requirements, earn-outs, sandbagging, fraud carve-outs, non-reliance clauses, appraisal rights and more. Relevant data from the most recent Private Target Deal Points Study will be highlighted as well.


  • Tatjana Paterno, Bass, Berry & Sims PLC, Nashville, TN
  • Lisa Stark, K&L Gates LLP, Wilmington, DE
  • Jessica Pearlman, K&L Gates LLP, Seattle, WA

Presented by: Mergers and Acquisitions Committee

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