Gabriel Marinaro, special counsel in the Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation practice, will co-present "Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Reps, Warranties, and Indemnification Clauses in M&A Deals" webinar for Stafford on Wednesday, September 2. The program will highlight legal developments for employee benefits counsel to consider when drafting and negotiating representations, covenants and indemnification provisions addressing employee benefit plans and executive compensation programs in the context of mergers and acquisitions. The panel will discuss key considerations in drafting such provisions, including recent benefits-related changes under the recent Secure Act and Cares Act, as well as offer their perspectives on what is market in transactions in a market adjusting to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Additionally, the program will cover:
- recent guidance under The Secure Act and Cares Act and how it impacts due diligence and post-combination considerations;
- how the pandemic has changed the expectations of parties to a transaction; and
- negotiating leverage with respect to benefits-related matters.