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A Virtual Discussion Series | Part I: Labor, Employment and OSHA Developments and Strategies for Companies and PE Investors Navigating COVID-19 Hurdles

In this webinar, Partners in the Private Equity/Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group, Heather Rahilly and Andrew Ritter, moderate a discussion with Partners in the Labor, Employment and OSHA Practice Group, Michael Miller and Lawrence Peikes, to discuss developments and strategies in labor, employment and OSHA for companies and investors navigating COVID-19 hurdles.

Key takeaways from this webinar include:

  • New developments and trends in labor and employment laws

  • Summary of current changes to OSHA regulations and standards

  • New litigation and regulatory concerns and how to mitigate risk

  • How legal developments in OSHA, labor and employment may affect current and future deal practice

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About this Author

Heather Rahilly Private Equity Attorney Wiggin and Dana Law Firm Stamford

As Co-Chair of the firm’s Private Equity Practice Group and a Partner in the Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group, Heather has extensive experience providing valuable counsel to clients and executing numerous buy-out, divestiture, merger and investment transactions across many different industries.

Heather focuses her practice on corporate and business law, with a concentration in mergers and acquisitions and strategic investments.  She has extensive experience in middle-market M&A on both the buy-side and sell-side in connection with domestic and international corporate...

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Andrew Ritter Corporate Lawyer

Andrew Ritter is a Partner in Wiggin and Dana’s Corporate Department and focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions and corporate restructuring matters.

As a mergers and acquisitions attorney, Andrew has advised public and private companies, investment firms, strategic investors and other parties on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, carve-outs and other dispositions, joint ventures, venture capital and other minority investments, and general corporate matters.

As a restructuring attorney, Andrew has advised debtors, creditors, distressed investors and acquirers in a variety of in- and out-of-court restructuring matters, including numerous complex Chapter 11 cases.

Prior to joining Wiggin and Dana, Andrew worked as an Associate for two international law firms, and later founded his own transactional practice called Ritter Law LLC. Most recently, Andrew was Partner at a New York-based, boutique transactional law firm.

Before his career in law, Andrew served in the U.S. Army as an infantryman, and deployed to Afghanistan with the 82nd Airborne Division. Andrew earned his J.D. in two years from Northwestern University School of Law, and earned his Bachelor of Arts from Florida Gulf Coast University studying Political Science and Economics.

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Michael L. Miller Real Estate Lawyer Wiggin & Dana Law Firm

Mike is a Partner in Wiggin and Dana’s Real Estate, Environmental and Energy Department in the New Haven office. An experienced environmental, health and safety (EHS) attorney, Mike’s practice is largely comprised of three distinct categories of EHS legal representation: transactional support; compliance and risk counseling; and litigation.

Mike has over thirteen years of EHS compliance and risk management experience. His passion for client service, substantive and technical knowledge and geographic breadth of experience (having worked on matters in over 20 states) contribute to his...

Lawrence Peikes Employment litigation lawyer Wiggin Dana

Larry represents the interests of management in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship and is particularly experienced in litigation defense. He has advocated for employers in a wide range of employment cases—before arbitrators, mediators, and government agencies as well as in state and federal courts. In a field where most attorneys rarely appear before a judge, let alone a jury, Larry has successfully tried cases on both the federal and state levels. Despite his extensive courtroom experience, Larry is first and foremost dedicated to finding the best, most...