Mergers & Acquisitions

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  • UK Takeover Code Restricted access

    Article

    Submitted: 01 April 2015

    An overview of recent developments.

  • Plan to incorporate minority shareholdings into the EU merger regime to be scrutinised afresh

    Article

    Submitted: 01 April 2015

    Changes to the European Commission’s proposals for bringing minority shareholdings within the EUMR are needed to ensure that the solution is proportionate to the problem.​

  • Using trading losses after a takeover

    Article

    Submitted: 30 March 2015

    Mark Watterson analyses the First-tier Tribunal decision in Leekes Ltd and suggests that while the case appears to offer opportunities for a profitable company to achieve tax savings through acquiring the trades of loss-making companies, potential buyers should exercise caution.

  • Sentencia del Tribunal Supremo de 4 de febrero de 2015. Derecho de adquisición preferente vs pacto de recompra Restricted access

    Article

    Submitted: 26 March 2015

    Analiza esta sentencia un largo proceso judicial ya que se ha tramitado ante dos Juzgados de Primera Instancia (uno civil y otro mercantil), ha dado lugar a dos apelaciones (al declarar la primera la nulidad de actuaciones en primera instancia) con el resultado de que los dos Juzgados estimaron sustancialmente la demanda, la Audiencia Provincial la desestimó y el Tribunal Supremo ha ratificado la sentencia de apelación. Y todo ello en menos de ocho años.

  • China promulgates new Foreign Investment Catalogue: What does it mean for foreign investment in the life science business Restricted access

    Article

    Submitted: 17 March 2015

    China government promulgated an amended Foreign Investment Industrial Guidance Catalogue, which encourages the foreign investment in life science business.

  • Shanghai Free Trade Zone Restricted access

    Microsite

    Last Reviewed: 16 March 2015 / Submitted: 16 March 2015

    This microsite pulls together all resources in relation to the Shanghai Free Trade Zone announced in 2013.

  • Final regulations prohibit cancellation schemes of arrangement

    Article

    Submitted: 11 March 2015

    ​An overview of the final regulations which amend section 641 Companies Act 2006 to prevent the use of ‘cancellation’ schemes of arrangement for company takeovers.

  • China expanding number of free trade zones in 2015 Restricted access

    Article

    Submitted: 11 March 2015

    The State Council has announced the opening of three more FTZs in Guangdong, Tianjin and Fujian on 12th December 2014, following Shanghai FTZ’s success in the creation of an internationalized, market driven and law abiding commercial environment.

  • Consequences of lower oil prices

    Article

    Submitted: 03 March 2015

    This briefing explores the impact of falling oil prices on particular stakeholders within the industry and sets out some of the issues they might think about when faced with the challenges and opportunities of this new market.

  • IP, competitive advantage and M&A in the global market Restricted access

    Conference Call

    Submitted: 26 February 2015

    Intellectual property rights are becoming even more important in M&A and private equity deals as IP becomes a bigger potential source of competitive advantage for companies – and of value for their investors.

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