David Hennes Speaks at ABA’s 2018 Conference of the Section of International Law
David Hennes, co-chair of the firm’s corporate and shareholder litigation practice, spoke on a panel at The American Bar Association’s 2018 Annual Conference of the Section of International Law on Wednesday, April 18 in New York.
The panel, “Banker Liability in M&A Transactions: Recent Developments Regarding Independence, Conflicts of Interest and Fairness Opinions,” examined how courts and securities regulators in different jurisdictions have treated issues relating to the independence of financial advisors and potential conflicts of interest. Panelists discussed trends and litigation in U.S. and international forums to compare how various jurisdictions address these issues. The panel included experienced U.S., Canadian, and German in-house and outside counsel.
The American Bar Association’s Section of International Law focuses on the development of policy in the international arena, the promotion of the rule of law, and the education of international law practitioners.