Institute on Securities Regulation in Europe (Twelfth Annual): Overcoming Deal-Making Challenges in the Current Markets


Thursday, January 31, 2013 - Friday, February 1, 2013




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


Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
65 Fleet Street
London, EC4Y 1HT
United Kingdom

RSVP: or (800) 260-4PLI




9:30-5:30 day one, 9-4:30 day two

CLE Credits:

12.50 NY hrs including 1 ethics hr


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.