Seminar Will Examine M&A Developments

Saturday, September 1, 2007 - 00:00

The University of Texas School of Law has scheduled its Third Annual Mergers and Acquisitions Institute.

The program will take place on Thursday and Friday, October 4 and 5 at the Ritz-Carlton, 2120 McKinney Drive, Dallas. Sessions will run from 8:50 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on day one and from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on day two.

Discussion topics will include: Pre-deal Considerations in Today's Market: Process, Shopping, Auctions; The Whole Enchilada as a Whole Lotta Nada: Restructuring Today's LBOs Tomorrow; State-of-the-Art Deal Protection; Doing It Right: Ethical Issues in M&A Deals; Developments in M&A Finance; Emerging Trends in Hedge Fund Activism in M&A, and Show Me the Money: Management Team Incentives.

Among the speakers are Brian V. Breheny, SEC; Linda Eads, Southern Methodist School of Law; Harvey R. Miller and Glenn D. West, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, and Mark E. Palmer and Michael W. Tankersley, Bracewell & Giuliani LLP.

For details on registration fees and CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register for the program, call (512) 475-6700 or visit