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Drinks With The Deal: Squire Patton Boggs' James Barresi

By David Marcus
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Published: November 18th, 2021
James Barresi, who heads the firm's financial services practice, explains how his time as an in-house lawyer at US Bancorp in the 1990s has shaped his approach to private practice and how he works with clients considering a deal.
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Book Review: Consider the Cocktail

By David Marcus
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Published: November 4th, 2021
The new 'Oxford Companion to Spirits & Cocktails' treats the beverages in all of their aspects from production to history to brand management.
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Drinks With The Deal: Krishna Veeraraghavan of Paul Weiss

By David Marcus
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Published: October 14th, 2021
M&A lawyer Krishna Veeraraghavan talked about healthcare dealmaking and the risks of excessive antitrust regulation of combinations between biotech and pharma companies in the Drinks With The Deal podcast.
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OpEd: ESG in Due Diligence Is Not Just Another Box to Check

By Deal Contributors
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Published: October 5th, 2021
With ESG now a day-to-day focus for management and directors across industries, companies would be well-served to undertake a thoughtful assessment of ESG risks when evaluating potential targets in M&A activities.
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Drinks With The Deal: Mintz's Matthew Simpson

By David Marcus
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Published: October 1st, 2021
The Mintz partner discusses his transition from peace negotiator to M&A lawyer, why he enjoys the middle market, what he's learned from advising reps and warranties insurers and how he finds serenity on sailboats in the latest edition of Drinks With The Deal.
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The Deal Awards 2021: Winners Revealed

By The Deal Staff
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Published: September 24th, 2021
The Deal honored the top dealmakers across a range of deal sizes, sectors and specialties for their exemplary work on various M&A transactions.
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Drinks With The Deal: NYU's Rob Jackson and Yale's John Morley

By David Marcus
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Published: September 16th, 2021
Rob Jackson, a former SEC commissioner and current NYU Law professor, and John Morley, a professor at Yale Law School, say SPACs should be treated more stringently by the SEC and discuss their current research projects.
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Restaurant Dealmaking Makes Comeback

By Nikitha Sattiraju
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Published: September 13th, 2021
With the restaurant industry beginning to recover from the pandemic, strategic buyers and financial sponsors are back at the table for what's shaping up to be a record year in dealmaking.