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Topic: Mergers Acquisitions Divestitures

Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures

Indemnities: considerations and trends in Canadian M&A
November 18, 2020

Written by David L. Sevalrud, ICD.D and Paul Klein As we have discussed, indemnities are one of the most important terms to be negotiated between parties in an M&A Transaction. The...

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Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures

Indemnity Scrapes in M&A Transactions
November 13, 2020

Written by G. Kenneth Little and Kevin M. Horan In addition to using caps, baskets and survival periods to limit the scope and duration of indemnities offered by sellers in an M&A...

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Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures

Indemnities: Caps and Baskets
November 5, 2020

Written by Leslie J. Weekes, ICD.D and Paul Klein In addition to the contractual provisions that parties in an M&A Transaction can employ to limit the scope and/or duration of an...

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Limits on Indemnities in an M&A Agreement
October 20, 2020

Written by Nathan J. Roberts and Kevin M. Horan As we discussed in Part One of “Why you need a well-drafted indemnity clause in your M&A agreement”, a well-drafted indemnity will...

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Why you need a well-drafted indemnity clause in your M&A agreement
October 8, 2020

Written by Aron R. Balakrishnan and Nicholas M. Ramessar An indemnity is a form of contractual protection routinely offered in a transaction respecting the purchase and sale of a...

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Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures Business Law

Mergers & Acquisitions: the importance of due diligence
October 2, 2019

Written by Nathan J. Roberts Conducting a thorough legal, financial and commercial due diligence review is one of the most important steps to take when buying or selling a business (i.e....

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Three things to know when buying or selling a business
September 10, 2019

Written by G. Kenneth Little There are a number of legal issues that potential buyers and sellers of an existing business should take into consideration before entering into any...

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Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures Business Law Corporate Governance

How a well-drafted USA can prevent shareholder disputes and deadlock
July 30, 2019

Written by Nicholas M. Ramessar. For business owners, a unanimous shareholder agreement (commonly referred to as a “USA”) that is drafted by an experienced corporate lawyer and tailored...

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