February 25, 2016


5:30 pm


9:00 pm


Vedder Price
222 N LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60601

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NOTE ** The event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

So, You're Going to be Acquired...

Presented by Major, Lindsey & Africa and Vedder Price

Whether an acquisition is the long-term goal or an unanticipated event, what you can (and should) do to prepare.

M&A activity has been extremely busy in the last few years. Many companies are being acquired (or seeking to acquire other businesses). As an in-house attorney who may not necessarily be M&A savvy, what can you do to be acquisition-ready? What processes should be in place to help make the acquisition go smoothly? What issues should you identify for your business leaders? What potential potholes should you be looking out for?

Join us as Vedder Price and Major, Lindsey & Africa present a discussion of acquisition risks and best practices. The program is designed to assist in-house attorneys in small or solo legal departments prepare for the rigors inherent in an acquisition process.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Vedder Price
222 N LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60601


5:30 - 6:00 p.m.: Networking
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.: Presentation
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.: Cocktail Reception

The panel will be moderated by Joseph H. Kye, shareholder in Vedder's M&A practice group. Panelists include:

  • Anthony Grzyb, General Counsel & Assistant Secretary at ShopperTrak RCT Corporation
  • Nicholas Clemens, Director of M&A at Duff & Phelps
  • Derek Spychalski, Corporate Counsel at Zebra Technologies
  • Ben Yarbrough, Principal at Merit Capital Partners

Questions and Registration:

Contact Claudia Zavala at (312) 896-8567 or