Managing Private Funds in a Volatile Market: Interacting With Investors, Lenders, and Regulators
Investments, Distributions, Governance, Conflicts, Fund Finance Concerns
Recording of a 90-minute premium CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will examine the critical legal issues that private fund managers should consider in managing funds and fund investments in the current market. The panel will discuss actions that managers should take now with regard to their investors, lenders, and regulators.
- New scrutiny of PE funds, hedge funds, and other private funds and the impact of the SEC's recent rule proposals
- Fundraising considerations
- Fund administrative/management considerations
- Assessing and responding to liquidity issues and withdrawal requests
- Portfolio company issues: managing risk at the portfolio level and other current investment considerations
The panel will review these and other relevant topics:
- What are key provisions counsel should be reviewing in partnership agreements, investment management agreements, and other key documents?
- What steps should fund managers take concerning outstanding credit facilities?
- What are key concerns for portfolio companies in distress?
Mr. Cota is a partner in the Financial Restructuring practice at Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s New... | Read More
Mr. Cota is a partner in the Financial Restructuring practice at Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s New York office. He advises and represents banks, private equity and hedge funds, business development companies, alternative capital providers, other financial institutions and private companies on a variety of complex financing transactions across a broad variety of industries and in all levels of the capital structure, both lender-side and borrower-side (including administrative agent and arranger representations).Close
Phara Serle Guberman
Ms. Guberman has successfully handled a wide array of regulatory enforcement and white collar criminal matters,... | Read More
Ms. Guberman has successfully handled a wide array of regulatory enforcement and white collar criminal matters, including those involving allegations of corporate and accounting fraud, securities fraud, insider trading, misappropriation of trade secrets, consumer protection issues, cybersecurity issues, and money laundering. She regularly represents clients in court and before the United States Department of Justice ("DOJ"), the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), the Federal Reserve, state attorney generals, FINRA and other self-regulatory organizations, other federal agencies, and international regulators.Close
Ira P. Kustin
Mr. Kustin is a partner in the Investment Management practice. He focuses his practice on advising sponsors of, and... | Read More
Mr. Kustin is a partner in the Investment Management practice. He focuses his practice on advising sponsors of, and investors in, complex hedge, private equity and credit funds, and regularly counsels private fund advisers on international investment platforms including in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Mr. Kustin’s clients range from market-leading global asset managers, to startups, mid-sized, and larger managers. He has extensive experience counseling established, global investment advisers as well as start-up managers in most aspects of their operations and regulatory compliance matters. He advises investment fund managers faced with complex restructurings, succession planning, crisis/conflict resolution, and consent solicitations. His practice includes advising clients on the structuring of arrangements between investment managers’ principals, seeding transactions, co-investment and secondary transactions, and LP-side investments in private funds.Close