Speaking Engagement

Mergers & Acquisitions 2008: What You Need to Know Now (PLI) - Chicago

Kirkland partners R. Scott Falk and Peter D. Doyle will be speaking at PLI's program "Mergers & Acquisitions: What You Need to Know Now," scheduled for September 25-26, 2008 in Chicago. This program will explore:

  • The new balance of power between strategic and financial buyers

  • The continuing effects of uncertainty in the credit and equity markets

  • How contract terms are changing in the wake of the crisis

  • Recent developments in Delaware law affecting M&A

  • Director duties and due diligence in the board room

  • The state of the tender offer


At this two day program, you will hear directly from a faculty of top deal lawyers, general counsel, regulators and investment bankers as they discuss the most important developments and trends for the year ahead.