Chris Bates, Clifford Chance LLP (moderator); Daniel Bushner, Jones Day; Benedict O'halloran,General Electric Corporate; Paul M. Dudek, chief, Office of International Corporate Finance, Division of Corporation Finance, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
The conference will focus on which deals are getting done and why, how best to prepare clients for overcoming the difficult deal environment, and dealing with the risks presented in the current environment. The panelists will discuss arbritrage between the U.S. and Europe, the role of China and the other Asian economies and markets, and other jurisdiction trends. Legislators and regulators continue to make a stand and present challenges to deals, and the conference will discuss strategies for addressing such challenges.
The programme will focus on all aspects of deal-making, and cover policy aspects as well as the practical, including the following: The market response to the current regulatory environment; Surviving governance problems and investigations; The view from in-house counsel; and more.