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Companies, since 2001, are getting better at M&A, according to a report by Bain & Company. This is characterized by higher overall returns on acquisition and lower overall underperforming mergers. One thing that remains unchanged though, is the impact that poor...

Marlin & Associates has issued our July 2011 Market Update. As you will see, it provides our sense of M&A values, activity and trends for the dozen plus technology, information and healthcare sectors that we follow. Source: Marlin & Associates, Capital IQ...
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...

The growth of social media sites is enabling businesses to engage customers and extend their reach online, and yet the wealth of information available gives hackers the opportunity to create ever more intelligent and more effective attacks.  Popular social networking sites...

The Globe and Mail reported on April 6 2011 that four top law firms had fallen victim to cyber attacks originating from China:  Major law firms fall victim to cyber attacks The attacks were aimed at stealing sensitive data related to high...

The use of a virtual deal room (“VDR”) has become commonplace in modern merger and acquisition practice, replacing the formerly prevalent document room.  The advantages of a VDR include reduced cost; reduced security concerns; accessibility to multiple parties simultaneously and 24/7;...