New England M&A Forum

Foley Hoag's Quarterly Forum on M&A Market Trends and Legal Developments


The Westin Waltham Hotel

70 Third Avenue
Waltham, MA 02451

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September 15, 2015 8:00AM–10:00AM


Please join us on TuesdaySeptember 15 at the Westin Waltham Hotel for our quarterly M&A Forum, which brings the latest in market trends and recent legal developments to the New England M&A professionals' community.

Viva la Différence - Corporate Strategic and Financial Sponsor Perspectives on M&A

A panel of experts will discuss some of the differences in approaches to an M&A transaction that a corporate or a PE sponsor may take.

  • Joshua M. Aronson, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Audax Private Equity
  • John A. Piccione, Chief Counsel - Mergers & Acquisitions, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
  • David C. Virnelli, Vice President, Corporate Development, Staples, Inc.
  • Moderator: Peter M. Rosenblum, Partner and Co-Chair, Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, Foley Hoag LLP

Recent Developments from Delaware

Foley Hoag Co-Managing Partner William R. Kolb will discuss recent developments in Delaware corporate law, including guidance from Delaware Supreme Court Chief Justice Leo Strine for optimizing the Board process in M&A deals to minimize litigation risk.