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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April 28, 2016 8:00AM–10:00AM


Please join us on Thursday, April 28 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.

Spin-Offs: Key Issues for Successful Corporate Restructuring

Christopher Harris, Managing Director at Lazard, joins Foley Hoag partners Alex Aber and Earl Mellott to discuss key business, corporate and tax issues when considering a corporate spin-off.

The End (?) of Disclosure-Only Settlements

Foley Hoag litigation partner Matthew Baltay reviews recent Delaware decisions that appear to put an end to the practice of extracting legal fees in exchange for additional disclosure in M&A deals, and offers some thoughts on how the plaintiffs’ bar may evolve.