Venture Backed M&A: Special Considerations – Free CLE 2/9


Venture Backed M&A: Special Considerations – Free CLE 2/9

By Graham Hunt

2/8/2017 10:30 AM CT | Author: Jeff Kelton, Section Membership & Marketing Specialist

New month, new program! The Business Law Section invites you to register for our upcoming In The Know CLE webinar—it’s free for ABA Business Law Section members! Register now.



This program will discuss critical and complex issues that commonly arise in acquisitions of venture-backed companies, including: 1. Complex waterfalls. 2. The blurring of management incentives with purchase price. 3. Disproportionate allocation of indemnity risk among stockholders/stakeholders. 4. Dealing with equity incentives. 5. Fiduciary duties of VC BOD nominees.


  • Wilson Chu (moderator), McDermott Will and Emery, Dallas, TX
  • Mary Beth Kerrigan, Morse Barnes-Brown Pendleton, Waltham, MA
  • Melissa A. DiVincenzo, Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP, Wilmington, DE
  • Adam Lezack, Fortis Advisors LLC, San Diego, CA
  • Craig Menden, Cooley LLP, Palo Alto, CA

Presented by: Mergers and Acquisitions Committee and Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee

Register today!