BLB&G Partner Ed Timlin to Serve as Panelist at the Florida Bar Business Law Section's 40th Annual Federal Securities Institute

February 8, 2024


On February 16, 2024, BLB&G partner Ed Timlin will serve as a panelist at the Florida Bar Business Law Section’s Annual Federal Securities Institute. Ed will speak on the “Recent Developments in Delaware Law” panel, discussing Chancellor McCormick’s decision in Tornetta v. Musk, and recent developments in cases decided under Delaware’s “entire fairness” standard.

At this year’s event, senior members of the SEC Staff, the Delaware judiciary, major investment bankers and leading Wall Street law firms will share their practical knowledge on a variety of topics, including:

  • Current structures, risk-allocation, and areas of focus in M&A transactions
  • Techniques for raising capital, publicly through new and traditional means, and privately in exempt transactions
  • Updated guidance on ESG disclosure, accounting issues and financial reporting
  • Best practices in corporate governance and executive compensation
  • Trends in shareholder activism and engagement
  • Private securities litigation and government enforcement actions
  • Impact of the latest court decisions in Delaware
  • How corporate lawyers can avoid ethical traps
  • Ethical implications of the Corporate Transparency Act