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LAW 1300 v00 : Negotiating a Mergers and Acquisitions Transaction

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ds797 Sanders, David
LAW 1300 v00: Negotiating a Mergers and Acquisitions Transaction
Negotiating a Mergers and Acquisitions Transaction
M 11:10a-1:10p
Special Requirement


Contracts or Bargain, Exchange, and Liability.


Corporations; prior or concurrent enrollment in Mergers & Acquisitions.

Students may not receive credit for this course and Negotiating a Merger from Concept to Closing.

Would you like to offer the Pass/Fail grading option?

Does this course qualify as a "simulation course"?

Is this course available to distance students?

Is this a mandatory Pass-Fail course?


Personal Information


David S. Sanders is a partner and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is co-chair of the firm’s Transactional & Securities Practice and co-chair of the Trade Secret/Noncompete Specialty Practice. Professor Sanders’ practice is concentrated on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, employment, non-compete and trade secret issues, executive employment and termination agreements, leases, license agreements, general corporate matters, and the drafting and negotiation of all types of contracts and corporate documents. He is a member of the firm's Commercial Transactions & Business Counseling, Private Equity & Venture Capital and Real Estate Practices, as well as the Sports, Medical Devices, Technology, and Health Care Industry Teams. He also serves on the firm's Diversity Committee.

Professor Sanders counsels public and private corporations and other business entities, including corporations and limited liability companies, on corporate matters involving formation, operation, and growth, as well as employment matters. Professor Sanders negotiates merger and acquisition transactions, joint ventures and other business contracts, leases, and agreements on behalf of clients. He frequently assists clients in negotiating, drafting, and creating various operational documents, including stock purchase, asset purchase and merger documents, employment and non-compete agreements, licensing, strategic alliance and joint venture agreements, employee termination agreements, confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements, stock option plans, and leases. His general representation of business enterprises includes corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships. He is experienced in general corporate matters, including incorporation, organization, operating agreements and shareholders’ agreements.

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