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Earning earn-outs: new decision affirms the dangers of not negotiating objective measures and standards in earn-out provisions
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • July 22 2015

Earn-out provisions are intended to provide a "win-win" scenario for buyers and sellers to maximize their post-closing returns. However, they can


Pre-transaction confidentiality agreements: sword or shield?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Canada
  • July 23 2015

A recent lawsuit has again highlighted the importance of the terms of confidentiality agreements entered into between potential targets and acquirers


Doing business in India
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • Canada, Germany, India, Japan, Mauritius, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 30 2015

India is the seventh largest country by area and the second-most populous country in the world. It has a large and growing middle-class with an


Recent developments for the fourth quarter 2011
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada, China, Denmark, European Union, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Netherlands
  • March 15 2012

The end of the year and beginning of a new year is always a busy time for us, as it is for most of our clients


Restrictive covenants in the sale of a business
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada
  • June 15 2012

Restrictive covenants, by their nature, are contrary to public policy and prima facie void


Becoming a stalking horse in distressed energy M&A transactions
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2015

In the distressed M&A context, a stalking horse refers to a potential purchaser participating in a stalking horse auction who agrees to acquire the


Non-compete agreement in purchase and sale or employment agreement?
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • February 22 2012

When employers are buying other businesses, the question of non-competes often arises


Delaware Chancery Court holds investment bank liable for aiding and abetting exculpated director breach of fiduciary duties
  • Kaye Scholer LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 17 2014

A recent post-trial decision in In Re: Rural Metro Corporation held that a financial advisor was liable for aiding and abetting breaches of the duty


Doing Business in Canada: A Legal Overview
  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Canada
  • January 31 2015

It has been said that Canada is one of the most unique and enjoyable places in the world for a non-Canadian to explore. Here we


Post-deal litigation: what it is and how to avoid it
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 23 2014

Increasingly, shareholders are filing lawsuits to challenge M&A transactions. The litigation often takes the form of a class action, with Plaintiff’s