Live Webcast Follows Trends In Canadian M&As

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 00:00

On Tuesday, October 18, West LegalEdcenter will offer An Overview of Recent Trends in Canadian Mergers and Acquisitions as a live webcast.

Designed for those practicing in business organizations, cross-border mergers & acquisitions, international law and global trade, and mergers and acquisition, it will run for one hour, beginning at 1:00 p.m. EDT.

Speakers Mark Adkins, Michael Gans, and Jason Gudofsky, all partners with Blake, Cassels & Grayson LLP,will provide an overview of the mechanics of acquiring a Canadian business, including structuring options, key market terms and differences from the U.S. M&A process. Topics include understanding takeover bids and plans of arrangement and amalgamations; unsolicited acquisitions in Canada; regulatory review of acquisitions under the Investment Canada Act and Competition Act; and recent trends in Canadian M&A.

For information about available CLE credits and fees, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

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