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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Live Webcast – Oct 7-9, 2020

UT Law CLE’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute is the leading private M&A conference of its kind in the United States. Although we are going virtual this year, the Institute continues to provide the latest in deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A, including the impact of COVID-19 and key takeaways for practitioners. The combination of a cutting-edge program with nationally recognized speakers, prestigious U.S. and international sponsors, networking opportunities, and much more, makes this an online event you won’t want to miss!

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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – The Ritz-Carlton – Oct 10-11, 2019

UT Law’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute is the leading private M&A conference of its kind in the United States for the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A. The combination of a cutting- edge program with nationally recognized speakers, prestigious U.S. and international sponsors, Fletcher’s famous Texas State Fair corny dogs, the Byron Egan Whiskey Tasting, invaluable networking opportunities, and much more, makes this an event you won’t want to miss! Highlights this year include: Revenge of the Sea Squirts: More Glenn West on Encrusted M&A Boilerplate Insight for When The Music Stops: Key Issues, Provisions, and Processes for the Next Buyer’s Market Engaging discussion of Dealmaking Differences Between Strategic and Private Equity Players: A Deeper Dive Into Processes and Provisions A full 15.00 MCLE hours, including 3.00 hours of ethics, with additional on-demand programming after the Institute The University of Texas School of Law - Mergers and Acquisitions Institute Endowment for Excellence in Law Scholarship The Mergers and Acquisitions Institute is proud to announce the establishment of The University of Texas School of Law - Mergers and Acquisitions Institute Endowment for Excellence in Law Scholarship – a permanent endowment for the benefit of The University of Texas School of Law. Funds distributed from the endowment will be used to support students of high academic achievement who exhibit strong interest and potential in the field of mergers and acquisitions. Gifts of all sizes are now being accepted through the registration process or at the Institute in October, and will be applied to the principal of the endowment. Please note that gifts to The University of Texas are tax deductible as allowed by law, and The University of Texas is defined by the IRS as a 170(c) organization, a government-supported non-profit. All donors will receive a receipt from the University Development Office for their contribution. As with any decision involving your assets, we encourage you to seek the advice of professional counsel when considering a gift.

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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – The Ritz-Carlton – Oct 4-5, 2018

UT Law’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute is the leading private M&A conference of its kind in the United States for the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A. This year’s highlights include: Comparison of the Deal Driver Differences Between Private Equity and Strategic Players Exploration of How Representation and Warranty Insurance is Changing the Game Insight into encrusted boilerplate by Rethinking Conventional Wisdom in M&A Agreements Engaging discussion of M&A After Tax Reform: A Practical Survival Guide to New Opportunities and Challenges Facing Deal Lawyers A full 3.00 hours of ethics with additional on-demand programming after the Institute The combination of a cutting-edge program with nationally recognized speakers, prestigious U.S. and international sponsors, Fletcher’s famous Texas State Fair corny dogs, the 8th Annual Byron Egan Whiskey Tasting, invaluable networking opportunities, and much more, makes this an event you won't want to miss!   The University of Texas School of Law - Mergers and Acquisitions Institute Endowment for Excellence in Law Scholarship The Mergers and Acquisitions Institute is proud to announce the establishment of The University of Texas School of Law - Mergers and Acquisitions Institute Endowment for Excellence in Law Scholarship – a permanent endowment for the benefit of The University of Texas School of Law. Funds distributed from the endowment will be used to support students of high academic achievement who exhibit strong interest and potential in the field of mergers and acquisitions. Gifts of all sizes are now being accepted through the registration process or at the Institute in October, and will be applied to the principal of the endowment. Please note that gifts to The University of Texas are tax deductible as allowed by law, and The University of Texas is defined by the IRS as a 170(c) organization, a government-supported non-profit. All donors will receive a receipt from the University Development Office for their contribution. As with any decision involving your assets, we encourage you to seek the advice of professional counsel when considering a gift.

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Corporate Compliance Essentials (Part 5 and 6)

Live Webcast – Nov 10, 2017

There is no “one-size fits all” compliance program. Each compliance program begins with a deep understanding of the business and risk environment. Program design considers the end business user and creates a structure that is mapped to different risks and regulations through a compliance framework that shares common themes irrespective of the type of business or subject matter. Join us online for Part 5 and 6 of this this six-part series that walks through the legal and regulatory framework, core principles and key components of a successful compliance program.   Part 5: Internal Investigations Part 6: Monitoring and Audit INSTRUCTORS:  Ryan D. McConnell, Partner, R. McConnell Group PLLC Ed Hanover, Chief Compliance Officer, FIFA Jay G. Martin, Chief Compliance Officer and Associate General Counsel, Baker Hughes, a GE Company Kristen Savalle, Associate Director of Empirical Research at Stanford Law School and with the Rock Center for Corporate Governance Cara Viglucci, Vice President Global Investigations, Millicom International Services, LLC Missed Parts 1-4? Catch up and earn MCLE credits on your time! Corporate Compliance Essentials - Online eCourses Part 1: Compliance Framework Total Credit Hours: 1.50 | $75 Part 2: Risk Assessments Total Credit Hours: 1.50 | $75 Part 3: Policies and Procedures Total Credit Hours: 1.00 | $55 Part 4: Training and Awareness Total Credit Hours: 0.75 | $50

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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – The Ritz-Carlton – Oct 12-13, 2017

UT Law’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute has gained a reputation among deal lawyers, corporate development officers, investment bankers, private equity investors, and other legal and financial practitioners as the leading private M&A conference of its kind in the United States for the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A. Key reasons to attend: Explore the games that people play as they draft – and clean up after – purchase price agreements Hear the latest insights into what's trending and what's next in winning, negotiating, and executing private equity deals in a competitive market Analyze the challenges of acquiring or selling the hot startup that never, never wants to worry about grown up things like analysts, activists, and SEC reporting Examine examples of sales where spending time and money in advance to mitigate potential buyer risks and costs helped ensure success Survey highlights from the upcoming Carveouts Deal Points Study from the ABA's Mergers and Acquisitions Committee, chaired by panel moderator Rita-Anne O'Neill Investigate the latest developments in confidentiality agreements, letters of intent, and other preliminary agreements that will help lock in your deal with maximum speed and leverage The combination of an excellent program with nationally recognized speakers, prestigious U.S. and international sponsors, Fletcher’s Texas State Fair famous corny dogs, the 7th annual whiskey tasting, invaluable networking opportunities, and much more, makes this an event you won't want to miss! And join us on Wednesday afternoon at the Dallas Bar Association for the Women Deal Lawyers Forum – a half-day program focusing on the unique opportunities and challenges facing women lawyers practicing M&A and corporate law.

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Corporate Compliance Essentials (Part 1 and 2)

Live Webcast – Oct 6, 2017

There is no “one-size fits all” compliance program. Each compliance program begins with a deep understanding of the business and risk environment. Program design considers the end business user and creates a structure that is mapped to different risks and regulations through a compliance framework that shares common themes irrespective of the type of business or subject matter.   Join us online for this six-part series that walks through the legal and regulatory framework, core principles, and key components of a successful compliance program.   Part 1: Compliance Framework Part 2: Risk Assessments Don't miss these upcoming live webcasts - register for the entire series today!   Also on October 6, 2017 LIVE VIDEO WEBCAST: Corporate Compliance Essentials (Part 3 and 4) Part 3: Training and Awareness Part 4: Policies and Procedures November 10, 2017 LIVE VIDEO WEBCAST: Corporate Compliance Essentials (Part 5 and 6) Part 5: Monitoring and Audit Part 6: Internal Investigations INSTRUCTORS: Part 1 and 2 Ryan D. McConnell is a founding partner of R. McConnell Group PLLC, a Houston-based firm focused on compliance practice and creating effective compliance programs. Mr. McConnell is a former federal prosecutor who focused on corporate compliance issues, internal investigations and white-collar criminal defense. Outside of his law practice, Mr. McConnell teaches international corporate compliance at the University of Houston Law Center. Lori Fink is Senior Vice President—Assistant General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer for AT&T Services, Inc. where she has responsibility for legal matters relating to privacy, data protection, corporate compliance. Prior to that, Lori was with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company handling labor, general litigation and state regulatory and legislative matters. She has held a variety of other legal positions supporting External Affairs and Compliance, Small Business Sales, Global Customer Service, Access Management, Global Operations and Process Engineering, the Global Marketing Organization, Corporate Strategy and the Big Data Center of Excellence.   Jay G. Martin is Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer and Senior General Counsel at Baker Hughes International. Prior to joining BHI, Mr. Martin was a Shareholder at Winstead Sechrest & Minick P.C., a Partner at Phelps Dunbar and Andrews & Kurth, and the Assistant General Counsel of Mobil Oil Corporation’s Worldwide Exploration and Production Division in Fairfax, Virginia. Daniel Trujillo is Senior Vice President and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer for Walmart International. Before joining Walmart International, he served as Deputy General Counsel and Director of Compliance at Schlumberger Ltd. where he worked in numerous legal roles providing advice on international operations and mergers and acquisitions. Daniel has co-authored several articles on risk-based compliance programs and speaks frequently on building international compliance programs.   

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Corporate Compliance Essentials (Part 3 and 4)

Live Webcast – Oct 6, 2017

There is no “one-size fits all” compliance program. Each compliance program begins with a deep understanding of the business and risk environment. Program design considers the end business user and creates a structure that is mapped to different risks and regulations through a compliance framework that shares common themes irrespective of the type of business or subject matter.   Join us online for Part 3 and 4 of this this six-part series that walks through the legal and regulatory framework, core principles, and key components of a successful compliance program.   Part 3: Policies and Procedures Part 4: Training and Awareness Don't miss these upcoming live webcasts - register for the entire series today!   Also on October 6, 2017 LIVE VIDEO WEBCAST: Corporate Compliance Essentials (Part 1 and 2) Part 1: Compliance Framework Part 2: Risk Assessments November 10, 2017 LIVE VIDEO WEBCAST: Corporate Compliance Essentials (Part 5 and 6) Part 5: Monitoring and Audit Part 6: Internal Investigations INSTRUCTORS: Part 3 and 4 Ryan D. McConnell is a founding partner of R. McConnell Group PLLC, a Houston-based firm focused on compliance practice and creating effective compliance programs. Mr. McConnell is a former federal prosecutor who focused on corporate compliance issues, internal investigations and white-collar criminal defense. Outside of his law practice, Mr. McConnell teaches international corporate compliance at the University of Houston Law Center. Lori Fink is Senior Vice President—Assistant General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer for AT&T Services, Inc. where she has responsibility for legal matters relating to privacy, data protection, corporate compliance. Prior to that, Lori was with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company handling labor, general litigation and state regulatory and legislative matters. She has held a variety of other legal positions supporting External Affairs and Compliance, Small Business Sales, Global Customer Service, Access Management, Global Operations and Process Engineering, the Global Marketing Organization, Corporate Strategy and the Big Data Center of Excellence. Jay G. Martin is Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer and Senior General Counsel at Baker Hughes International. Prior to joining BHI, Mr. Martin was a Shareholder at Winstead Sechrest & Minick P.C., a Partner at Phelps Dunbar and Andrews & Kurth, and the Assistant General Counsel of Mobil Oil Corporation’s Worldwide Exploration and Production Division in Fairfax, Virginia.  Daniel Trujillo is Senior Vice President and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer for Walmart International. Before joining Walmart International, he served as Deputy General Counsel and Director of Compliance at Schlumberger Ltd. where he worked in numerous legal roles providing advice on international operations and mergers and acquisitions. Daniel has co-authored several articles on risk-based compliance programs and speaks frequently on building international compliance programs. 

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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – The Ritz-Carlton – Oct 20-21, 2016

UT Law’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute has gained a reputation among deal lawyers, corporate development officers, investment bankers, private equity investors, hedge fund managers and other legal and financial practitioners as the leading private M&A conference of its kind in the United States. Now in its 12th year, this program examines the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A, includes nationally and internationally recognized speakers, and provides invaluable networking opportunities to network with leading M&A lawyers and corporate development officers in Texas and the Southwest. Key reasons to attend: Learn about developments in drag-alongs and other minority shareholder squeeze-out techniques Gain insight from experienced practitioners in Texas Twists: An Essential Guide to Key Texas Law M&A Issues Explore the challenges in structuring and executing growth equity deals Rethink the common wisdom and revisit encrusted boilerplate language in M&A agreements Learn how to structure energy deals amidst today’s price volatility Explore the good, the bad, and the ugly of concepts and developments from public target deals that bleed into private target M&A Hear the latest updates on Trending Issues in Negotiation of Indemnification Agreements The combination of an excellent program with nationally recognized speakers, prestigious U.S. and international sponsors, Fletcher’s Texas State Fair famous corny dogs, the 6th annual whiskey tasting, invaluable networking opportunities, and much more, makes this a celebration you won't want to miss!

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Securities and Business Law

Dallas – Cityplace Conference Center – Feb 11-12, 2016

The 38th Annual Conference on Securities and Business Law features comprehensive discussions of fiduciary duties and liabilities and best practices for preparing and responding to inquiries for those representing clients in business, financial and governance matters.  2016 highlights include: Focused series of presentations on Gatekeeper Duties and Liabilities, When It All Goes Wrong: Preparing for and Managing the Fallout, and Fiduciary Duties of Governing Persons of Business Entities Learn the latest about cybersecurity policies and protections and best practices for your office and your clients to be prepared for what’s next with Erin Nealy Cox, Stroz Friedberg, Dallas, TX, Associate Regional Director for Examinations Marshall M. Gandy, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Fort Worth, TX, and Richard J. Johnson, Jones Day, Dallas, TX John A. Terrill II, Heckscher, Teillon, Terrill & Sager P.C., West Conshohocken, PA, presents The Financial Action Task Force and the Role of Lawyers in Combating Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing A deep dive into the fiduciary duties of governing persons panel discussion led by Byron F. Egan, Jackson Walker, LLP, Dallas, TX, with Hon. Sam Glasscock III, Delaware Court of Chancery, Georgetown, DE, James R. Griffin, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Redwood City, CA, Mark A. Morton, Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP, Wilmington, DE, and former Chief Justice of the Delaware Supreme Court, Myron T. Steele, Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP, Wilmington, DE Invaluable networking opportunities with program faculty and attendees throughout, including the Thursday Evening Reception in the 42nd Floor Club, which provides a breathtaking view of the Dallas skyline  Come a day early for the 2016 Securities and Business Law Primer: Drafting Governing Documents for LLCs to explore the common challenges and pitfalls when preparing to organize in Texas as a Limited Liability Company.   The conference is jointly presented by The University of Texas School of Law, the Texas State Securities Board, the Fort Worth District Office of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. 

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 12.00 | 2.25 ethics
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  • Specializations:
    Administrative Law, Criminal Appellate Law, Criminal Law
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Drafting Governing Documents for LLCs

Dallas – Cityplace Conference Center – Feb 10, 2016

Drafting Governing Documents for LLCs provides an opportunity to explore the common challenges and pitfalls when preparing to organize in Texas as a Limited Liability Company. How can you build your LLC to accommodate a variety of operational structures? How should you form an LLC you plan to use as financing vehicle? How do you realize promoted interests in the organization? Get hands-on practice in addressing these sorts of real-world scenarios in guided group work, and bring your best LLC questions to have them explored and answered. Stay for the 38th Annual Conference on Securities and Business Law for an in-depth review of fiduciary duty in all its forms and guises, from changing liabilities for securities practitioners to handling the fall-out when “it all goes wrong.”

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.00 | 1.00 ethics
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  • Specializations:
    Administrative Law, Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law
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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – The Ritz-Carlton – Oct 15-16, 2015

UT Law’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute has gained a reputation among deal lawyers, corporate development officers, investment bankers, private equity investors, hedge fund managers and other legal and financial practitioners as the leading private M&A conference of its kind in the United States.   Now in its 11th year, this program examines the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A, includes nationally and internationally recognized speakers, and provides invaluable networking opportunities to network with leading M&A lawyers and corporate development officers in Texas and the Southwest.   Key reasons to attend: Gain insight from experienced practitioners on how to navigate potential conflicts of interest among stakeholders in M&A transactions Learn how to take advantage of the new normal in Bottoms Up: Doing Opportunistic Deals in Today’s Energy Sector Explore the complexities of joint venture governance and the obligation to offer business opportunities to the joint venture or each other Learn how to maximize seller leverage and take your asset from “ho-hum” to “must-have” Hear the latest updates on Outcome-Determinative Default Rules under Delaware, New York, and Texas Law The combination of an excellent program with nationally recognized speakers, prestigious U.S. and international sponsors, Fletcher’s Texas State Fair famous corny dogs, the 4th annual whiskey tasting, invaluable networking opportunities, and much more, makes this a celebration you won't want to miss!  

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Securities Regulation and Business Law

Dallas – Cityplace Conference Center – Feb 12-13, 2015

The 37th Annual Conference on Securities Regulation and Business Law features comprehensive discussions of relevant topics for those representing or working for public or private companies on business, financial and governance matters. 2015 highlights include: Keynote Luncheon Presentation by SEC Commissioner Daniel M. Gallagher Igor Rozenblit, co-head of the SEC Private Funds Unit, Marc E. Elovitz, Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, New York, NY, Toby Galloway, Kelly Hart & Hallman LLP, Fort Worth, TX, and David R. Woodcock, Director of the SEC Fort Worth Regional Office, discuss private funds exams and enforcement issues Coverage of how recent fiduciary duty cases affect advice to directors and officers of Delaware and Texas corporations Gerald J. Laporte, Former Chief of the SEC Office of Small Business Policy moderates a panel on the updates to Regulation D and Regulation A A deep dive look into the present and future for OTC companies Invaluable networking opportunities with program faculty and attendees throughout, including the Thursday Evening Reception in the 42nd Floor Club, which provides a breathtaking view of the Dallas skyline  Come a day early for The Nuts and Bolts of a Private Private Placement–a perfect introduction for new professionals to the field or a refresher for the seasoned practitioner.   The conference is jointly presented by The University of Texas School of Law, the Texas State Securities Board, the Fort Worth District Office of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. 

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 14.75 | 1.50 ethics
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  • Specializations:
    Administrative Law, Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law
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The Nuts and Bolts of a Private Private Placement

Dallas – Cityplace Conference Center – Feb 11, 2015

The Nuts and Bolts of a Private Private Placement provides an overview of securities laws, including when to do a 506(b) Private Placement. What does “private” mean? What do you owe investors? Who is a suitable investor? How do you decide which risk factors to include in the memorandum? Get the answers to these questions and more.   Stay on for the 37th Annual Conference on Securities Regulation and Business Law for two full days of comprehensive discussions on relevant topics for those representing or working for public or private companies on business, financial and governance matters.

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 4.25
  • Credit Info
  • Specializations:
    Administrative Law, Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law
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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – Ritz-Carlton – Oct 16-17, 2014

UT Law’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute has gained a reputation among deal lawyers, corporate development officers, investment bankers, private equity investors, hedge fund managers and other legal and financial practitioners as the leading private M&A conference of its kind in the United States. Now in its 10th year, this program examines the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A, includes nationally and internationally recognized speakers, and provides invaluable networking opportunities to network with leading M&A lawyers and corporate development officers in Texas and the Southwest.   Key reasons to attend: Learn what can happen when you go-silent during The Deal Lawyer’s Essential Comparison of (Possibly) Outcome Determinative Gap Fillers under Delaware, New York . . .and Texas Law It’s Good to Be King: Key Issues for Serial Buyers explores key strategic and financial issues that face serial buyers when planning and executing transactions Gain insight on the trends, current practices and legal developments of preparing and negotiating preliminary agreements for successful deal-making Joint Venture Critical Issues: Formation, Governance, Competition and Exits discusses critical and complex issues that arise in JVs Learn about the trending tactics in processes, practices and provisions to maximize seller leverage Representation and Warranty Insurance Policies: They’re Real and They’re Spectacular! The combination of an excellent program with exceptional speakers, prestigious U.S. and international sponsors, serving up Fletcher’s Texas State Fair famous corny dogs, the 4th annual whiskey tasting, invaluable networking opportunities, and much more, make this celebration one you won't want to miss!    

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Securities Regulation and Business Law

Dallas – Belo Mansion – Feb 13-14, 2014

The 36th Annual Conference on Securities Regulation and Business Law features an expansive array of relevant topics for those representing or working for public or private companies on business, financial and governance matters. 2014 program highlights include: In-depth discussion and case study re-creation of JOBS Act legislation and the impact of Rule 506(c) Analysis of liabilities for lawyers, bankers and accountants in securities transactions and the effect of SLUSA Coverage of how recent fiduciary duty cases affect advice to directors and officers of Delaware and Texas corporations Current federal enforcement and significant state regulatory trends and priorities Comprehensive look at the intersection between securities regulation and business law Earn up to 13.50 hours of credit, including 2.75 hours ethics Thursday Evening Reception focuses on Emerging Growth Companies—a great opportunity to mix and mingle with fellow participants and speakers about this type of issuer, their challenges and other topics The conference is jointly presented by The University of Texas School of Law, the Texas State Securities Board, the Fort Worth District Office of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 13.50 | 2.75 ethics
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  • Specialization:
    Administrative Law
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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – The Ritz-Carlton – Oct 17-18, 2013

Join leading deal lawyers, corporate development officers, investment bankers and private equity investors at UT Law’s 9th Annual Mergers and Acquisitions Institute scheduled for October 17-18, 2013 at The Ritz-Carlton in downtown Dallas. The M&A Institute offers state-of-the-art coverage in private company acquisitions law and practice. Follow a middle-market deal through the process, from start-to finish, with experts identifying—for each stage from pre-deal preparation through closing and beyond—potential issues and strategies to avoid or manage issues, including: Reducing the risks of common pre-deal pitfalls Avoiding potential pitfalls of buying out or providing liquidity to minority shareholders in an uncertain future Navigating fiduciary duties in private company M&A Employing winning strategies in M&A auctions Negotiating critical walk rights Allocating risks in structuring M&A transactions Additional Institute highlights include: The latest current trends and practices with respect to alternative transactional structures Special issues in negotiating with financial sponsors A top litigator’s perspective on developments in deal litigation Experts “in the trenches” on the outlook for middle market M&A in the second half of 2013 and beyond

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Securities Regulation and Business Law

Austin – Four Seasons Hotel – Feb 7-8, 2013

UT Law’s Conference on Securities Regulation and Business Law brings together leading SEC, TSSB and other regulatory officials, in-house counsel, securities and business law practitioners, along with Chief Justice Myron Steele of the Supreme Court of Delaware, to engage in comprehensive discussions on all the latest topics of interest to those working for or representing public or private companies on business, financial and governance matters. 2013 Conference highlights include: Remarks by Commissioner Troy A. Paredes, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Enforcement: Federal and State Initiatives with panelists David Woodcock and Matthew Martens of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Joseph Rotunda of the Texas State Securities Board How Recent Fiduciary Duty Cases Affect Advice to Directors and Officers of Delaware and Texas Corporations with Chief Justice Myron Steele, Supreme Court of Delaware, Charles Henry “Hank” Still, Attorney at Law, Byron Egan, Jackson Walker L.L.P., and Mark Morton, Potter Anderson & Corroon James R. Doty with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board discusses global auditing Public Offerings By Emerging Growth Companies After the JOBS Act, with panelists Martin P. Dunn, O’Melveny & Myers LLP, Ryan R. Cox, Haynes and Boone, LLP, Tim Golumb, NASDAQ Stock Market , and Matthew R. Pacey, Vinson & Elkins LLP The Effects of the JOBS Act on Private Funds and Offerings with John Morgan, Texas State Securities Board, Lona Nallengara, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, J. Rowland Cook, Winstead PC, and Taylor H. Wilson, Haynes and Boone, LLP  Crowdfunding presented by Benette L. Zivley, Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C., Lona Nallengara, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Thomas M. Selman, FINRA, and Shawn Shillington, Baker Botts Innovative Sources of Capital for Energy and Mining Companies: Canadian Capital Pool Companies with panelists Carol Bavousett Mattick, Attorney at Law, Chester Jachimiec, Cross-Border Growth Partners, LLC, and Darrin Hopkins and Cameron Rees, Macquarie Private Wealth Inc. The program includes speakers representing internationally recognized companies and firms from across all sectors involved in securities regulation and business law and offers valuable networking opportunities at the Thursday evening reception, as well as during breaks throughout the conference. The Conference on Securities Regulation and Business Law is presented with the Texas State Securities Board, the Fort Worth Regional Office of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Texas.

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 13.25 | 2.00 ethics
  • Credit Info
  • Specializations:
    Administrative Law, Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law
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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – Ritz-Carlton – Oct 18-19, 2012

UT Law’s Mergers and Acquisitions Institute brings together leading M&A professionals including commercial and investment bankers, private equity investors, hedge fund managers, valuation experts, corporate development officers, and other legal and financial practitioners to engage in comprehensive discussions on all the latest aspects of mergers and acquisitions.   2012 Institute highlights include: •    The latest developments in deal trends and M&A litigation •    Structures, pitfalls and opportunities in M&A •    Developments in private equity, public company and distressed M&A •    Disclosure claims and the growing debate under Delaware law •    What every M&A lawyer needs to know about IP, tax structuring and antitrust complexities Perennial favorites include: •    Corporate Dealmakers’ Roundtable •    Mock Negotiation of Key Deal Terms The program includes speakers and sponsors representing internationally recognized companies and firms from across all sectors involved in M&A transactions and offers valuable networking opportunities at Thursday’s networking luncheon and evening reception, as well as during extended breaks throughout the conference.

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Conference on Securities Regulation and Business Law

Dallas – Belo Mansion – Feb 9-10, 2012

Join leading securities law experts, including practitioners, bankers, market makers, regulators and judges at the Belo Mansion in Dallas for two days of engaging topics, including:        • Shale Plays, Fracking and Other Hot Energy Topics Affecting Publicly Reporting Clients: Responses to         Increased Enforcement and Disclosure Scrutiny discussed by Gerard Pecht and James Prince      • Ladd Hirsch and George Parker Young debating the rights of shareholders in Ripe Fruit or Withered on         the Vine: Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives under Texas and Delaware Law      • When the Government Calls: Effective Strategies for Defending and Managing SEC and State         Investigations with K & L Gates’ Alan Berkeley and Stephen Korotash      • Practice and Legal Issues Involving Microcaps, Delisted Companies and OTC Companies with Leonard         Amoruso, Senior Managing Director of Knight Capital Group Inc., Daniel Zinn, General Counsel at OTC         Markets Group, Inc., and Wayne Whitaker      • Marty Dunn and Denise Voigt Crawford on Private Offerings in 2012: Current Issues and Developments,         plus Marty Dunn on SEC Current Developments: 2012 Updates      • 2011-2012 Key U.S. Supreme Court Decisions Involving Securities Law: The Landscape Reshaped with         Roger Greenberg, Noelle Reed, Marc Steinberg and David Sterling        • Fiduciary duty issues, cases, and commentary with the Delaware Supreme Court’s Hon. Jack Jacobs         and Byron Egan, Mark Morton and Hank Still      • David Woodcock, Director of the SEC Fort Worth Regional Office, Jason Scott Varnado of the U.S         Attorney’s Office, and David L. Peavler of the SEC on Enforcement: National and Regional SEC and DOJ         Initiatives      • 2.00 hours of ethics including 1.00 hour on Ten-Plus Rules of Ethical Decision Making with Mike         Maslanka Don’t miss this opportunity to join us for superb materials, A-list speakers from Texas, New York, and Delaware, and terrific networking opportunities, including buffet lunches and Thursday evening's reception.

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 13.25 | 2.00 ethics
  • Credit Info
  • Specializations:
    Administrative Law, Civil Appellate Law, Civil Trial Law
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Mergers and Acquisitions Institute

Dallas – Ritz-Carlton – Oct 20-21, 2011

Join leading M&A professionals, sponsors and speakers, including investment bankers, private equity investors, corporate investors, hedge fund managers, and other legal and financial practitioners at the Ritz Carlton Dallas for the 2011 Mergers and Acquisitions Institute. The 2011 program examines the latest deal trends, structures, pitfalls and opportunities from the perspectives of corporate dealmakers, private equity investors, public companies and in-house M&A counsel. This year's program also includes special sessions on:   • Getting directors ready for the sale process   • Contractual limits on seller liabilities in M&A agreements   • State-of-the-art deal protections, plus a litigator's look at deal provisions   • Distressed asset sales and purchases: cutting deals with senior lenders and co-opting the sales process   • Finding the fault line: the role of investment bankers in M&A deals   • New investment horizons: agriculture and water The program includes A-list speakers and sponsors drawn from investment banking, private equity, law firms and financial and advisory communities from Texas, New York and California, and offers substantial opportunities for networking and conversation at breaks and Thursday's networking luncheon and reception.

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