Practical Guidance Mergers & Acquisitions

Practical Guidance Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) is a how-to resource for legal practitioners handling private and public M&A transaction matters.

This module provides direction on procedural aspects of private M&A (asset and share sales) and public M&A (takeovers and schemes of arrangement) transactions as well as guidance on cross-border transactions such as merger control and initial public offerings (IPOs).  Guidance on associated considerations related to M&A transactions such as competition, tax and stamp duty obligations, and foreign investment review are also provided.

Practical Guidance Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) also includes access to Lexisnexis’ Getting the Deal Through guides which provides insights and comparative differences between the applicable M&A laws for over 50 jurisdictions.

  Key
Features
  • Task-oriented guidance supported by on-point cases, legislation, checklists, forms, precedents and links to trusted LexisNexis deeper research materials
  • International content in the form of Getting the Deal Through guides for over 50 jurisdictions
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Glossary – to aid understanding of key terminology
 
  Topics
Covered
  • Private – Share purchase
  • Private – Asset purchase
  • Public -Takeovers
  • Public - Schemes of arrangement
  • Initial public offerings
  • Related legal considerations – Foreign Investment Review Board
  • Tax and stamp duty considerations (Private – share purchase)
  • Tax and stamp duty considerations (Private – asset purchase)
  • Tax and stamp duty considerations (Public – Takeovers and schemes of arrangement)
  • Related legal considerations - Competition
  • International Content
Mills Oakley

Mills Oakley