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Going Public: What are the Risks?
Protecting Your Organization Pre – and Post – IPO

Cooley – 3175 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, CA

Going public opens up a new realm of opportunities for a company. But with these opportunities come new risks. Are you confident in your company’s understanding of those risks? Join Cooley, Donnelley Financial Solutions and Marsh for an interactive presentation where we will discuss how to prepare for an IPO from a risk perspective, risk and insurance considerations for newly public companies, and the litigation and regulatory risks inherent in the process. Our seasoned practitioners will provide practical examples, lessons learned from the trenches and insight on how to best position your company to deal with these new risks. 

Topics to be covered include

  • New legal exposures
  • Litigation areas of focus
  • SEC enforcement trends
  • Directors and Officers insurance
  • Insurance best practices


Jon Avina – Partner, Cooley
Sarah Downey – Senior Vice President, Marsh - FINPRO
Shannon Eagan – Partner, Cooley
Joe FitzGerald – VP and General Counsel, Pure Storage
Patrick Gibbs – Partner, Cooley
Bethany Greenwood – Managing Director, Marsh - FINPRO

For more information, please email Jana Laster or call +1 858 550 6269

Related Contacts
Shannon Eagan Partner, Palo Alto
Patrick Gibbs Partner, Palo Alto
Jon Avina Partner, Palo Alto
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Securities Litigation