Akin Gump To Present Antitrust And M&A In The Obama Administration

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 - 01:00

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has scheduled a program for Monday, July 20titled Antitrust and M&A In the Obama Administration: What Every Deal Lawyer Needs To Know. It will take place in the firm's offices at One Bryant Park (between 42nd and 6th Avenue, NW Corner), 43rd Floor, NY City starting at noon and concluding at 1:30 p.m.Lunch is included. Paul B. Hewitt, a partner at the firm, is the featured speaker.

This program will examine the new antitrust political backdrop and its implications for M&A transactions; explore recent merger antitrust developments, including government antitrust challenges both before and after a deal has closed; review key Hart-Scott-Rodino rules and procedures; explore pre-closing "gun-jumping" and information exchange issues; and examine the antitrust risk-shifting clauses now being used in the new antitrust environment.

For information, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To register call (212) 407-3179.