The M&A market has been on a wild ride. Strong economics - like low interest rates, consistent equity markets, and record private equity fundraising - have driven dealmaking to record levels. But are there clouds on the horizon? This course will review various macro trends impacting the market as well as the practice of M&A law -- including topics such as national security review of foreign investment transactions, the rise of representations & warranties insurance COVID-19 impacts on M&A terms, global conflict, and more. Along the way, attendees will receive instruction on tools available to assist them in tracking market trends, locating precedent, and analyzing what’s market on key deal terms.