Understanding the Strategies Behind Activist Campaigns

Scott C. Hopkins

London corporate partner Scott Hopkins spoke at ArrowCon's 2015 "Activist Investing in Europe" conference on May 19 in London. Mr. Hopkins' panel, "Dos and Don'ts for Companies Facing an Activist Campaign,"  focused on various strategies for companies when reacting to activist campaigns, including assembly of an effective response team, shareholder communication and examination of tactics that have worked in previous successful corporate defenses.