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A Benefits Attorney's Role In Corporate Transactions: Part 1

Law360 (January 12, 2021, 5:55 PM EST) -- A corporate transaction often requires employee benefits and executive compensation attorneys to utilize all aspects of their knowledge in the field in order to review the transaction parties' current arrangements, assess and address explicit and potential liabilities and advise on program structures post-transaction.

The goal of this article, appearing in two parts, is to assist benefits attorneys in their approach to a corporate transaction and reference common issues that may arise, which will require their competencies.

It may also assist attorneys from other practice areas to identify employee benefits and executive compensation issues in a transaction and the appropriate time to...

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