How to Handle Hostile Attacks
July 16, 2019
Cleary Gottlieb partner James Langston participated in, “How to Handle Hostile Attacks,” hosted by DealLawyers.com.
James discussed the following topics:
- What steps can companies take to prepare in advance for hostile attacks, including how to prepare the board?
- What type of responses are required - or recommended - with those that mount an attack, including the litigation perspective?
- What do activists look for in a potential target, including both financial and governance characteristics?
- What can companies do now to improve their relations with activists and be proactive?
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