Russell Shapiro, chair of the firm’s Corporate Practice Group, will be speaking at the 5th Annual Steel Scrap Conference on November 9-10, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago. The program will feature topic discussions by bringing the scrap industry’s most intuitive experts and industry leaders together. The two-day conference will address industry trends affecting the market the most, such as: vertical integration, M&A, supply and demand dynamics and the growing impact of import and export markets.
On Thursday, November 10th, Russell will be a panelist on the topic of, “Selling your Business and the World of M&A.” In a time of vertical integration, this panel will examine the complex issue of M&A by indulging in benefits, rising acquisition costs, and legal formalities. Russell’s presentation will specifically cover the transaction process from a legal perspective.