Pursuing or Defending Against M&A Indemnification Claims Post-Closing

Production Date: January 25, 2018 Practice Areas: Business, Corporate, & Securities Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Estimated Length: 5419 minutes


$ 89 Business, Corporate, & Securities Law and Mergers & Acquisitions In Stock

This program will provide guidance to deal counsel pursuing or defending against post-closing indemnification claims alleging breaches of representations, warranties and covenants contained in purchase agreements for M&A transactions, whether relating to issues identified by the buyer or as a result of third-party claims. Attorneys John J. McDonald and Elisa P. McEnroe will discuss practical tips for evaluating how to formulate an indemnification claim, the process for pursuing and defending claims, and procedural and substantive strategies for buyers and sellers embroiled in indemnification disputes.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss buyer considerations in evaluating how to formulate an indemnification claim
  2. Navigate the indemnification claim process
  3. Develop strategies for asserting or defending claims—buyer and seller perspectives
  4. Understand some of the common bases for post-closing indemnification claims in M&A transactions
Marjorie C.
Alexandria, VA

Faculty was entertaining and informative.

Rick R.
Roswell, GA

A good program to view before any M&A transaction

Rondal M.

Even though one person started late due to traffic, they did an excellent job in going through some of the many things that can happen in and M&A transaction.

Joseph H.
Cranston, RI

Good speakers

Cheri B.
Arlington, VA

Excellent course! The two faculty did a very good job of presenting the materials in a rather complicated area.

Pauline M.
Fuquay Varina, NC

This was a really informative and enjoyable presentation. I liked the back and forth between the presenters - I think it really helped flush out the issues by having a transactional lawyer and a litigator.

Robert S.
Charlotte, NC

really enjoyed both presenters and thought they interacted well.

Anne W.
Richmond, VA

Excellent and informative presentation. Terrific to have a M&A lawyer and a litigator.

Angelo Z.
Charlotte, NC

This has been the most thorough, informative presentation I have viewed thus far on Lawline. Presenters were great and extremely knowledgeable.

John M.
Charlotesville, VA

I thought the program was excellent!

Kenneth C.
West Chester, PA

Excellent presentation.