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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July 20, 2017 8:00AM–10:00AM


Please join us on Thursday, July 20 at the Westin Waltham Hotel for our quarterly New England M&A Forum, which brings the latest in market trends and recent legal developments to the New England M&A professionals' community.

The View from the Cockpit: Experienced General Counsel Provide Their Deal Insights

  • Peggy Shukur, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.
  • Seth Kalvert, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, TripAdvisor LLC
  • Scott Semel, Member of the Board of Directors, Kenney Company; most recently EVP and General Counsel, Intralinks Holdings, Inc.
  • Moderator: Peter Rosenblum, Partner and Co-Chair, Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, Foley Hoag 

What We Are Seeing: Indemnification in Private Company M&A Deals Post-Audax

Joe Basile, Foley Hoag partner and co-chair of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions practice, will discuss recent experiences with what buyers of private companies are doing to protect their indemnification rights in the wake of the Delaware Chancery Court’s decision, Cigna Health and Life Insurance Co. v. Audax Health Solutions Inc., and how sellers are reacting.