Analysis

It's Time For M&A Attys To Prepare For A Possible Recession

Law360 (June 14, 2019, 1:58 PM EDT) -- Economists believe a recession may be on the horizon after the U.S. economy has been steadily expanding for about 10 years, meaning mergers and acquisitions attorneys must be ready for how a downturn might affect the deal-making market.

It’s been about a decade since the end of the last U.S. economic slide, which represents the longest time in between such events for at least the past 10 recessions, according to data from the National Bureau of Economic Research. While the time between recessions is not a clear indicator of when the next one will occur, there are signs that the economy’s...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS