Category: Events

Un-packing SPACs: Risks, Rewards and Everything in Between (Webinar)

Special purpose acquisition companies (SPACS) have exploded as an increasingly popular way for private companies to go public.  There were more SPAC IPOs in 2020 than traditional IPOs.  The market for SPAC IPOs and so-called “de-SPAC” transactions, by which private companies become public companies by combining with a SPAC, is […]

2020 TechGC SPAC Forum (Webinar)

SPACs and Direct Listings have emerged as a significant new liquidity path for high growth tech companies over the last several months. In this three-day virtual forum, we’ll discuss how to approach these liquidity events strategically including evaluating which structure to use, understanding economics / dilution, and how to execute […]

SPACs – The Next Generation of IPOs or Just a Fad? (Webinar)

Driven by ongoing market pressures brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, we have seen a surge of interest in special purpose acquisition (SPAC) transactions from companies across sectors. During this session, we will hear from industry lawyers, exchange executives, and investment bankers on key considerations for navigating a SPAC merger, […]

Pacific Southwest Region SPAC / IPO Roundtable (Webinar)

The market continues to be active! Learn what has changed in navigating these unprecedented times. This roundtable is designed for C-Suite executives, accounting and finance leaders of pre-IPO companies. Cooley partners Dave Peinsipp and Sean Clayton, Deloitte, Nasdaq and an investment banker well-versed in the IPO and SPAC processes to […]

Deloitte IPO Bootcamp 2020 (webinar)

Should you IPO? Timing the market can be difficult so it’s important to prepare your company well in advance of your targeted offering date. This exclusive workshop designed for C-suite executives, accounting and finance leaders of pre-IPO companies will offer actionable insights and best practices for a successful IPO. This […]

Dealmakers Roundtable: SPACs! (webinar) [UPDATED]

Feel like your newsfeed has exploded with press around SPACs? We can help cut through the hype. The Cooley team advising on many in-progress SPAC transactions will share a high-level overview of structure, key considerations and reasons SPACs are so popular. We’ll also attempt to answer the key question of […]

Cell & Gene Meeting on The Mesa (webinar)

The Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa is the sector’s foremost annual conference bringing together senior executives and top decision-makers in the industry to advance cutting-edge research into cures. This conference covers commercialization hurdles facing the cell and gene therapy sector as well as a wide range of topics […]

Bay Area IPO Readiness Workshop (webinar)

Cooley partner Dave Peinsipp, Deloitte and leaders from other organizations well-versed in the IPO, direct listing and SPAC processes share their insights on the next normal. Topics include Current market conditions Regulatory considerations How to prepare for the IPO process Life as a public company Actionable insights from a CFO/controller […]

The 2020 IPO Comeback Series (webinar)

After IPO issuances came to a near-halt in late Q1 and early Q2, the window reopened wide this summer when much-needed liquidity infused the markets and led to one of the strongest months for IPOs in 13 years. This two-part executive webinar series is on the novel challenges of capital […]