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Mergers & Acquisitions

Drinks With The Deal: Hunton's Steven Haas

By David Marcus
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Published: February 18th, 2021
Haas, the co-head of M&A at Hunton Andrews Kurth, discusses what he learned from working for Travis Laster, the state of Delaware law on officer liability, MAE clauses and ordinary course covenants and why he enjoys teaching M&A at the University of Richmond.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Drinks With The Deal: Fried Frank's Amber Banks

By David Marcus
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Published: February 5th, 2021
The M&A and private equity partner discusses the challenges of being a lawyer from a nontraditional background and how law firms can become more welcoming places for women and minorities in this week's Drinks With The Deal podcast.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Drinks With The Deal: MIT's Will Deringer

By David Marcus
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Published: January 28th, 2021
The MIT historian of finance talks about what he learned from his time as a Blackstone analyst, Michael Milken and early spreadsheet programs, the South Sea Bubble and the many uses of present value in this week's episode.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Drinks With The Deal: Goodwin Procter's Stuart Cable

By David Marcus
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Published: January 7th, 2021
The vice chair and head of M&A discusses building the firm's biotech practice, helping Covid-19 vaccine developer Moderna grow over the years and recent transformational deals in the latest episode of the podcast.
Activism

Activist Investing Today: Goodwin on Governance, Pay as 'Wedge Issues'

By Ronald Orol
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Published: December 18th, 2020
Poor governance and issues with executive compensation aren't enough to warrant credible activist involvement on their own, but they can serve as a lever for shareholders that have broader outcomes in mind, says Shane Goodwin, the chief of the Applied Corporate Governance Institute.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Drinks With The Deal: Bryan Cave's Stephanie Hosler

By David Marcus
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Published: December 18th, 2020
Hosler, who heads Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner's corporate and finance transactions group, talks about her experiences as a Latina M&A lawyer and her desire to help create a more diverse workplace on the latest Drinks With The Deal podcast.