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Closing and post-closing matters in M&A transactions

02/11/2012 Closing structure and post-closing obligations in M&A transactions should be considered early on in the deal negotiation process, as they will heavily influence the provisions of the operative transaction agreement.

Choosing the proper transaction structure: asset vs. stock vs. merger

10/05/2012 When two companies are considering an M&A transaction, an important initial consideration is the legal structure that the transaction will take.

Closing conditions and termination rights in M&A transactions

06/09/2012 In the event there is a period of time between the signing of a definitive acquisition agreement and the closing of the acquisition, the parties will have to agree on a set of conditions that must be satisfied (or waived) before the acquisition may be closed.

Purchase price and post-closing adjustments

11/07/2012 In an M&A transaction, the purchase price is the consideration that the seller receives from the buyer in connection with the purchase and sale of the target business.

Letters of intent and term sheets in the context of M&A transactions

26/04/2012 Before a buyer and seller enter into a definitive written agreement for the sale of a business, the seller may be presented with a letter of intent or term sheet setting forth the key terms and conditions upon which the buyer proposes to acquire such business.

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