Covid-19 Webinar Series: Stock Repurchase Programs

In this webinar, Wilson Sonsini examines stock repurchase programs in the current environment. Partners Steven Bernard and Michael Nordtvedt cover the frequently asked questions below that have risen.

  • With our stock trading lower, can / should we repurchase company shares?
  • Should we consider a Rule 10b-18 repurchase program?
  • Should we consider an accelerated share repurchase program or tender offer?
  • Can we enter into a Rule 10b5-1 plan in connection with a Rule 10b-18 program?
  • To what extent are we required to comply with insider trading policy blackouts with respect to our repurchase activity?
  • Are there unique fiduciary duty considerations a board should consider in the current environment with respect to blackouts?
  • How do we balance the advantages of repurchasing our shares with reduced liquidity at a time when capital raising activities may be limited?
  • What public disclosure obligations do we have in connection with stock buybacks?
Seminar Information
Date Presented:
March 23, 2020 4:00 PM Eastern
1 hour
Registration Fee:
Covid-19 Webinar Series: Stock Repurchase Programs
Speaker Information
Steven Bernard  [ view bio ]
Michael Nordtvedt  [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
General Credits: 0.50
California Paralegal
General Credits: 0.50
New York
Professional Practice Credits: 0.50
General Credits: 0.50
Streaming + MP4 Download
This Seminar is presented free of charge.