Tag archives: FCPA

Dissecting MedTech M&A deals

As we previously reported, this year has seen a surge in healthcare-related M&A. Many of these transactions are in the medical technology industry, or MedTech. While the industry’s healthy profit margins and opportunities for growth have driven a flurry of activity, the potential for large rewards from MedTech acquisitions also comes with unique obstacles: Regulatory compliance: … Continue reading

Webinar – M&A in 2015: Successor Liability Under the FCPA

Join us on Thursday, February 26, 2015 for a webinar on successor liability under the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Register now To minimize the risk presented by successor liability, an effective M&A due diligence plan should include an appropriately tailored, risk-based anti-corruption component. An important lesson from a recent US Department of Justice … Continue reading

Seminar – FCPA and M&A: how to get your target acquisition ready

On Wednesday, January 22, 2014 to Thursday, January 23, 2014, the American Conference Institute will be hosting Houston’s 8th annual FCPA Boot Camp. This comprehensive two-day forum will address the key issues on, and offer practical solutions to ensure your organization is prepared for and compliant with, the latest FCPA developments. Marsha Z. Gerber, a … Continue reading

M&A in 2013: FCPA Successor Liability Issues

Houston Partner Marsha Gerber, Senior Counsel Elaine Lawson and Assistant General Counsel, Administration, Compliance and Regulatory Affairs of Marathon Oil, Kevin McDonald recently gave a presentation on successor liability under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. View it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A3SUARGvDJ0… Continue reading

Webinar – M&A in 2013: FCPA successor liability issues

Join us on Thursday, September 19, 2013, for a webinar on FCPA successor liability issues. This program will provide an inside look at recent FCPA enforcement trends of the DOJ and SEC in connection with successor liability, including guidance the enforcement agencies have provided regarding M&A due diligence and current industry specific focus areas. Register now … Continue reading