This webinar will discuss the controversial aspects of leveraged buyout transactions from the perspective of Brazil and U.S. Law, particularly the following topics:

  • general aspects of LBO transactions
  • duty of loyalty and duty of care of directors in these operations and the main points of attention after In Re Nine West LBO Securities Litigation (Case No. 20-2941, S.D.N.Y)
  • tax liability of the directors of a target company, after the consolidation of the transaction, according to the view of the Superior Court of Justice of Brazil


  • Kenneth A. Rosen, Partner, Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  • Michael Savetsky, Senior Counsel, Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  • Urick Soares, Tax Consultant, William Freire Advogados Associados; Co-Founder, CEMC
  • Lucas Moreira, Co-Founder, CEMC


5-6:30 p.m. ET