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ALM’s Cross-Border M&A and Litigation Forum Slated for September 18th

ALM’s Cross-Border M&A and Litigation Forum Slated for September 18th

NEW YORK – August 30, 2013 – ALM Events, the world’s leading producer of legal and business events, will host The Cross-Border M&A and Litigation Forum on September 18, 2013 at The Harvard Club in New York City.

The unique event will guide in-house counsel and private practice attorneys toward successful cross-border M&A agreements by outlining key tools to use in determining major disclosure issues, regulatory and compliance updates and cross-border litigation tactics. Panels will discuss key tools to use in determining major disclosure issues, regulatory and compliance updates when negotiating M&A deals, and will highlight nuances in how to navigate the legal systems in foreign countries with varying laws, cultural norms and political systems.

Key topics include the following:

* Trends in transactions, M&A and restructurings
* Negotiation methods and tips
* Troubleshooting: The use of defensive tactics and potential investment conflicts
* Attorney/Client privilege issues related to cross-border litigation
* The Aftermath:  Managing cultural integrations after the merger

The forum is co-presented by four ALM legal publications: The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, The National Law Journal and New York Law Journal. Event sponsors are Latham & Watkins and McCarthy Tetrault.

The forum is produced by ALM Events, a leading producer of educational and networking events for business leaders and professionals. CLE credits are available for event attendees. For more information, please go to www.almevents.com.

About ALM

ALM, an information and intelligence company, provides customers with critical news, data, analysis, marketing solutions and events to successfully manage the business of business. ALM serves a community of over 6 million business professionals seeking to discover, connect and compete in highly complex industries. Please visit www.alm.com for more information, and visit www.alm.com/events/ to learn about our upcoming events. Please follow us on Twitter at @ALMGlobal_.