May 13, 2020
Market volatility has been a contributing factor in the recent uptick of the adoption of Poison Pills. Some companies have implemented traditional Poison Pills to deter opportunistic stock sweeps, while others have considered implementing Poison Pills to preserve valuable tax assets (such as net operating losses). On May 13, 2020, partners George Casey (New York-Mergers & Acquisitions), Jay M. Singer (Washington, D.C.-Tax) and Roger Morscheiser (New York-Mergers & Acquisitions) discussed both types of Poison Pills and when companies can utilize these defensive strategies. Topics covered included:
If you have any questions regarding the materials, please do not hesitate to contact the presenters. For further information, please listen to "Picking the Right Poison Pill: Strategies for Preventing Opportunistic Stock Sweeps and Preserving Value."