Best Practices: How a Board Can Enhance Shareholder Value Creation in a Spin-Off

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David M. Rievman Neil P. Stronski Brandon Van Dyke Nicholas J. Colombo

How can boards effect a successful spin-off once a decision to pursue one has been made? Partners David Rievman, Neil Stronski and Brandon Van Dyke and counsel Nicholas Colombo discuss the vital role the parent’s board plays in a spin-off, determining the structure of the split and the spun-off entity’s governance and management — all while navigating sometimes delicate internal dynamics.