James T. Lidbury to address PLI's M&A program

September 25, 2008 – September 26, 2008

Ropes & Gray is pleased to support PLI's Mergers & Acquisition 2008 program. This year's event will highlight the current M&A landscape and trends for the year ahead, the market for acquisition, the state of hostile bid activity, the new agenda for shareholder activists, case law and litigation updates, corporate governance issues and updates on developments at the SEC and DOJ/FTC.

Ropes partner James Lidbury will join a panel of experts to discuss The State of the Art in Acquisition Agreements. Some of the topics include:

  • Current trends in deal protection and other key terms
  • Recent disputes and litigation
  • Lessons learned and practical tips
  • Outlook for controversial drafting issues