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SEC issues no-action letter clarifying treatment of unregistered M&A brokers

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 18 2014

M&A practitioners have long faced uncertainty as to whether persons who facilitate mergers, acquisitions, business sales and business combinations

Global M&A briefing: chemicals and materials M&A

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2013

Over the past few years, the chemicals and materials sector has generated increased attention thanks to its solid levels of activity in the face

California eliminates 10-day waiting period for acquisitions approved by less than unanimous shareholder written consent

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 26 2013

On August 16, 2013, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law AB 457, which eliminates the 10-day waiting period for consummating certain

Managing M&A process to create value

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 22 2013

Growth is hard to come by. In many sectors, customers are deferring buying decisions, and new revenues are elusive. With uncertainty as

Overview of private company mergers and acquisitions

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 14 2013

This memorandum provides an overview of a typical acquisition of a US-based privately held corporation (though we also discuss some aspects of

Conflict minerals Part III of III what M&A lawyers should know about the conflict minerals rule

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 23 2012

Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act required the Securities and Exchange Commission to promulgate new disclosure and reporting requirements concerning the use of certain minerals originating in several central African countries because those minerals were helping to finance extraordinary violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Ohio Supreme Court reinstates ability to automatically transfer employee noncompete agreements in a merger

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 19 2012

The Supreme Court of Ohio reconsidered and reversed in part its May 24, 2012 decision in Acordia of Ohio L.L.C. v. Fishel that a surviving company in a merger may not be able to enforce employees’ noncompete agreements if the agreements failed to contain an assignment clause

Public company takeovers in the United Kingdom: a guide for US private equity acquirers

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • August 7 2012

For US private equity funds, the present time may represent an exceptional opportunity to consider acquiring UK publicly listed companies

Practical guidance on how to conduct FCPA due diligence

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 4 2012

Numerous articles have addressed the importance of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) due diligence, but what we all want to read are constructive suggestions on how to actually conduct it

Overview of private company mergers and acquisitions

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 2 2012

This memorandum provides an overview of a typical acquisition of a US-based privately held corporation (though we also discuss some aspects of limited liability company (LLC) acquisitions, and many of the matters discussed also apply to public company transactions