WSP’s Tim Clare to serve as moderator at Corporate Counsel's The Cross-Border M&A;Forum
WSP Environment & Energy's Tim Clare has been invited to serve as a moderator at Corporate Counsel's Cross-Border M&A Forum being held at the Harvard Club in New York City on September 11th, 2012. Tim will be moderating the "Due Diligence Pre- and Post-Deal to Manage Risk" session with panelists Margaret Bae, Deputy General Counsel, ContourGlobal; Steven D. Meyers, Executive Counsel - EHS Transactions, GE; and Eric Swedenburg, Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP.
The panel will explore the breadth of regulatory, market and social issues that can impact a business and represent potential liabilities in a transaction that continue to grow. They will discuss how successful cross-border deals often hinge on assembling the right team to cover the relevant issues and geographies; creating a workable timeline; setting up the clean room; background checks and interviews; as well as covering the potential risks within the environment, the local economy, etc.
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