M&A Market Trends Subcommittee of the Mergers & Acquisitions Committee, http://www.abanet.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=CL560003
2009 Private Target Study,slide 3
Release Date 12/23/09
2009 Private Target Study Working Group2009 Private Target Study Working Group
Wilson ChuK&L Gates LLPDallas, TX
ISSUE GROUP LEADERS
Mark DanziHill Ward HendersonTampa, FLLarry GlasgowGardere Wynne Sewell LLPDallas, TXLola HaleEpstein Becker & Green, P.C.Chicago, ILHendrik JordaanHolme Roberts & Owen LLPDenver, COMichael KendallGoodwin Procter LLPBoston, MAKristen KercherCooley Godward Kronish LLPPalo Alto, CACraig MendenSonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLPPalo Alto, CAJessica PearlmanK&L Gates LLPSeattle, WACarl SanchezPaul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLPSan Diego, CAJames SullivanAlston & Bird LLPNew York, NYSteven TonsfeldtO’Melveny & Myers LLPMenlo Park, CAMaryann WaryjasKatten Muchin Rosenman LLPChicago, IL
The findings presented in this Study do not necessarily reflect the personal views of the Working Group members or the viewsof their respective firms. In addition, the acquisitionagreement provisions that form the basis of this Study are drafted inmanydifferent ways anddo not always fitpreciselyinto particular“data point”categories.Therefore, Working Groupmembershavehad to makevarious judgment calls regarding, for example,how to categorizethe nature or effect of theprovisions.As a result,the conclusions presented in this Study may be subject to important qualifications that are not expresslyarticulated in this Study.