Public M&A transactions can ordinarily be complex and labyrinthine - becoming even more intricate as they begin to span multiple jurisdictions and legal regimes. At Baker McKenzie we are a transactional powerhouse with extensive experience of leading public deals across multiple borders and legal frameworks. We have the market knowledge, legal expertise and creativity needed to successfully execute complex and high profile transactions.
The Global Public M&A Guide provides an overview of key legal considerations associated with public M&A transactions across the globe.
While there are many factors to consider, we would like to share what we believe are a few of the key areas of focus for any companies contemplating a public M&A deal. These issues usually appear in all transactions and can be considered across any jurisdiction, industry or deal.
The focus of this guide is primarily on the practice of conducting a takeover of a publicly listed company with summaries of the general legal framework, takeover practices and tactics across jurisdictions and general considerations associated with a public M&A transaction. Of course, all transactions will come with their own unique factors and requirements; but we believe our readers should find this a valuable resource for general education and reference.
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