†Advanced Deals Workshop: Public Company M&A (20508). 3 units. This course will be an advanced deals workshop focusing on the practical and legal issues that corporate lawyers face in structuring and negotiating merger and acquisition transactions involving public companies, as well as planning and defending against hostile takeovers. Topics will include understanding the roles of corporate lawyers and other players in M&A transactions, structuring deals, drafting and negotiating merger agreements to allocate risk and protect the deal, designing and implementing corporate takeover defenses including litigation strategies, planning hostile takeovers, managing conflict transactions including squeeze-outs and leveraged buyouts, and responding to shareholder activists and hedge funds. Prerequisite: Business Organizations or equivalent. Permission of the instructor required. Enrollment limited to fourteen. Self-scheduled examination (answers only). E. S. Robinson.
Course Bidding: In addition to listing this course among permission-of-instructor selections, students should submit a copy of their CV by the end of the pre-registration period on June 26. Listing this course among permission-of-instructor selections constitutes authorization for the Registrar's Office to release a copy of the student's YLS transcript to the instructor.
SLB - 110 (Mon) Grade mode: graded CRN: 10419
Exam: 1/06/2015 - 1/15/2015 Questions available online Name or Id: Id Length: 8 hour(s)
Notes:Self-scheduled Exam: You may take this exam at any time during the examination period, either through YLS ExamWeb or by signing out the questions from the Registrar's Office.