Due Diligence

Due Diligence

Today we enjoyed our fourth collaborative Master Class with Andrew J. Sherman, author and Partner at Jones Day. He led us through his best practices to ensure success in post-close integration with a Buy-Side perspective of M&A. Andrew spoke to the challenges in...

Today, we once again enjoyed our third collaborative Master Class with Andrew J. Sherman, author and Partner at Jones Day.

Today, we once again enjoyed an enthusiastic and collaborative session with Andrew J. Sherman, author and Partner at Jones Day.  He took us through the Buy-Side perspective of M&A and focused on how to qualify your seller and uncover hidden value. Building...

Recently I participated in the M&A Master Class webinar alongside Andrew J. Sherman, author and Partner at Jones Day. What an incredible opportunity to listen to a leading authority on M&A, up close and personal. This session took listeners through not...

Cat and mouse warranties The extent and scope of warranties is one of the trickiest negotiation areas in selling or buying a private company. The buyer wants to make sure that the financial statements were true and fair and it had received...
Tips on legal due diligence for debt free cash free valuations

Enterprise Value and Contractual Purchase Price – Debt Free Cash Free Valuation The valuation of the target company is a substantial element of any given acquisition transaction. This article showcases the DFCF (debt free cash free) standard for enterprise valuation and the...

  With long term demand for energy and base metals increasing worldwide, energy and mining companies are looking for innovative ways to grow at a time of economic uncertainty.  From M&A transactions to attracting new capital, many firms are using data rooms...

The first quarter of 2011 started off as well as most could have expected after the surge in M&A activity to close out 2010. The Q4 momentum has carried over into the first part of the year as the economy continues...

This article, authored by AccuVal, was originally published in the ABF Journal May/June 2010 Issue, Vol. 8 No.4 and was reprinted with permission. Missing deadlines, poor data and information flow, and reworking previously completed borrowing bases and valuations engender costs that fall...

As I’ve discussed in the past, online collaboration platforms generally allow for far more secure communication than email and offer attorneys a secure online location for collaboration. But what types of specific transactions can be handled in online collaboration platforms such as...