Delaware Counsel Speaks - Navigating Delaware Corporate Law

September 15, 2011


John F. Grossbauer and Brian C. Ralston from Potter Anderson & Corroon will join John D. Tishler and John P. Stigi III from Sheppard Mullin to discuss important developments in Delaware corporate law affecting transactions.  The emphasis will be on practical actions and effective planning.  Topics include:

Public Company M&A

  • Fiduciary Duties
  • Risk Management
  • Process
  • Anticipating Timing and Content of Disclosures
  • Deal Protection
  • Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Private Company Issues

  • Conflicts between Common and Preferred
  • When Common Gets Nothing
  • Permissibility Of Lock-Ups
  • Updates on Takeover Defenses

Anticipating and Addressing Deal Litigation in the Transaction Context

  • Multi-Forum Issues
  • Settlement Dynamics
  • Injunction Risk

Live at Sheppard Mullin Del Mar Office
12275 El Camno Real, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92130

Via video conference to all other Sheppard Mullin offices.  When submitting your RSVP, please indicate at which office location you will be attending in the "comments" section:

San Diego/Del Mar
12275 El Camino Real
Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92130

Century City
1901 Avenue of the Stars
16th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Los Angeles
333 South Hope Street
43rd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

New York
30 Rockefeller Plaza
39th Floor
New York, NY 10112

Orange County
650 Town Center Drive
4th Floor
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Palo Alto
390 Lytton Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301

Santa Barbara
1111 Chapala Street
3rd Floor
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

San Diego
501 West Broadway
19th Floor
San Diego, CA 92101

San Francisco
Four Embarcadero Center
17th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111 

Washington, D.C.
1300 I Street, N.W.
11th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

MCLE Credit
This activity complies with standards for Minimum Continuing Legal Education prescribed by the California State Bar and New York State Bar. This activity is approved for 2.0 hours of MCLE credit.

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is a California State Bar and New York State Bar approved MCLE provider.