Douglas P. Baumstein Esq., Member, Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Event

Top Quote The Knowledge Group, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Douglas P. Baumstein Esq., Member, Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. will speak at its webcast entitled, “The Rise of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs): How to Minimize Securities Litigation Risks LIVE Webcast.” End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) August 13, 2021 - This event is scheduled for Friday, August 6, 2021 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET).

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    About Douglas P. Baumstein Esq
    Douglas Baumstein is a Member at Mintz and a first-chair litigator with significant experience representing clients in securities litigation, complex commercial litigation, and bankruptcy-related litigation. He has a strong track record of achieving favorable outcomes for clients before federal and state courts across the United States particularly in the representation of issuers, officers and directors in class action securities litigations. Doug has represented such companies as Royal Ahold, Presstek, Pitney Bowes, Talbots, and Cnova in securities class actions, in addition to defending clients in ERISA class-actions and class actions alleging breach of contract and RICO violations. He is recognized as a “top-notch partner” in leading industry publications such as Benchmark Litigation and the Legal 500.

    About Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
    Mintz is a leading national law firm with more than 500 diverse and talented attorneys working to provide our clients with unmatched legal advice in the global market’s most competitive industries. Mintz is a firm built on excellence and driven by change. We create breakthrough legal strategies that help clients solve problems and forge ahead. Though a combination of legal and business insights, we have continuously helped our clients navigate shifting challenges, comply with evolving regulations and compete in emerging markets.

    We have one of the largest and most distinguished litigation practices nationwide, with a deep bench of trial lawyers and regulatory experts who cover all aspects of complex business litigation. Our attorneys approach problems with an aggressive drive and a strong sense of doing what’s best for the client. While our litigators are experienced trial lawyers who are fully prepared to take every case to trial, we keep a singular focus on the client’s business objectives in every case to make sure that the litigation strategy will help achieve those objectives, and employ tactics designed to achieve successful, early resolutions of cases wherever possible. At Mintz, we understand that litigation is our business, not our client’s and that with each new engagement we must work to earn our reputation for excellence. Our top tier team of attorneys focuses on delivering prompt, high quality resolutions for our clients so that they can continue to compete above the rest, today and down the road.

    The use of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) to raise capital through Initial Public Offering (IPO) is significantly becoming popular today because of its efficiency and cost-saving benefits. However, consequent to its rapid growth are stricter legal and regulatory probes from the SEC as well as other risk issues including negotiation time constraints and conflicts of interest that could create several threats of litigation.
    Thus, being in the know of recent SPAC-related trends, transactions, and best practices must be prioritized to minimize potential exposure to risks and legal pitfalls.

    In this LIVE Webcast, a seasoned panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group will present an in-depth discussion of the recent SPACs’ trends and developments. Speakers will also provide the audience with the best practices in effectively managing every SPAC transaction to prevent risks of securities litigation.

    Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:
    • Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) – A Legal Primer
    • Emerging Trends and Developments
    o Current Market Structure of SPAC
    o SPACs-related SEC Enforcements
    • Identifying Red Flags
    • Common Risks and Challenges
    • Practical Tips and Best Practices

    About The Knowledge Group
    Founded in November 2006, The Knowledge Group has been at the forefront of providing quality continuing education programs for lawyers, accountants, financial executives, risk and compliance specialists, human resources professionals, technology officers, and business consultants in a wide range of industries.

    The Knowledge Group strives to be the best-in-class provider of continuing education by bringing forth relevant content you can’t get anywhere else.

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