Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

This is FindLaw's collection of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) articles, part of the Corporate Governance section of the Corporate Counsel Center. Typical M&A work involves advising on selling, combining, and acquiring businesses. Large firms often focus on public M&A, advising either the buyer or seller in a transaction involving a public company. This area of corporate law routinely provides the biggest deals, often crosses international borders, and can involve cash and/or stock considerations. Law articles in this archive are predominantly written by lawyers for a professional audience seeking business solutions to legal issues. Start your free research with FindLaw.

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Articles
    • Rollups: Merger Wave of the Millennium?
      In the last few years, owners of closely-held businesses in many industries have been courted by a rollup team that aims to acquire businesses and amalgamate them into a national company, usually in an industry where there has never been any ...

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    • Follow Prescription for Successful Merger
      Overheard at a partners' meeting: "Our profits are flat. Everybody knows that larger firms are more profitable, so let's get bigger fast. I'm good friends with the managing partner of Jones & Jones. Let's merge with them."This flawed reasoning will ...

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    • China Merger Review: A New Gauntlet for Global M&A
      Courtesy of The M&A Lawyer . Subscribe now to get timely, in-depth coverage of Mergers and Acquisitions legal news. China's merger review regime has rapidly become an important regulatory obstacle for both China-specific and global M and A ...

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