Ross Parsons Corporate Law Series: Schemes of Arrangement - Recent Developments

6 May 2013

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Seminar Description

This seminar will cover a number of recent developments in relation to schemes of arrangement, including:
- the approach of the courts in relation to classes and interests;
- the use of contingent consideration and stub equity in schemes;
- creditor schemes of arrangement; and
- joint bid structures in schemes.

About the Speakers

Tony DamianandAndrew Rich, who are both graduatesof Sydney Law School,are partners specialising in mergers and acquisitions at Herbert Smith Freehills. They are the co-authors of Schemes, Takeovers and Himalayan Peaks, now in its third edition, which is published in conjunction with the Ross Parsons Centre, Sydney Law School.

Tony and Andrew have acted on some of Australia's most significant M&A deals, including Peabody Energy's A$5 billion joint hostile takeover of Macarthur Coal, which was Australia's largest ever hostile joint bid, Commonwealth Bank's A$2.1 billion acquisition of BankWest and Eldorado Gold Corporation's A$2.4 billion acquisition of Sino Gold Mining Limited.

Chair: Professor Jennifer Hill, Sydney Law School

Lawyers/barristers: attendance at this seminar is equal to 1 MCLE/CPD unit.

Time: 6 - 7.15pm (Registration & refreshments from 5.30pm)

Location: Minter Ellison Room, Level 13 Old Law School, St James Campus, Phillip St, Sydney

Cost: Full Fee $77; SLS Alumni $66; SLS Student $44; Group (3+) $55 inc GST

Contact: PLaCE Coordinator

Phone: 02 9351 0429

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