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The Deal Economy Event Features Two Olshan Clients and Discusses Six Activist Campaigns in Which Olshan Has Served as Legal Advisor

December 12, 2014

The Deal Economy Event, a gathering of some of the most influential members of the deal community for discussions forecasting the outlook for dealmaking in the coming year, dedicated an afternoon session to a panel on activism. The panel featured Olshan clients, Glenn Welling of Engaged Capital and Paul Kessler of Bristol Capital and discussed a number of activist campaigns in which Olshan has served as a legal advisor over the past year, including Engaged Capital and Voce Capital’s campaign at Oplink Communications, Engaged Capital and Lone Star Value’s campaign at Rentech, Bristol Capital and Lone Star Value’s campaign at Miller Energy, Starboard Value’s campaign at Darden and Legion Partners and CALPERS’ campaign at Perry Ellis.