Private M&A: asset purchase basics

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This Practice note provides an overview of the agreement for the purchase of some or all of a company's assets (the APA). See Precedent: Asset purchase agreement—long...

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Private M&A transactions, whether they be for the sale and purchase of a company or a business, are concluded by way of an exchange (or signing) of contracts and...

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A business can be acquired by one of two methods: an asset purchase or a share purchase. The two types of transaction are fundamentally different in their nature and...

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Company number: [insert company number] [insert company name] [limited OR plc] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [insert company name]...

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Company number: [insert company name] [insert company name] [limited OR plc] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [insert company name]...

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There are generally three principal categories of provisions in the transaction agreement (eg sale and purchase agreement) that will need to be considered from a...

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This Practice Note describes the legal and practical issues involved in successfully completing a business acquisition transaction. At completion, title to the assets...

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[Acquisition OR Sale] of [insert name/description of target business] List of completion documents: Acquisition of the business of [insert business description] of...

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The following provides an overview of the purpose, nature and scope of the disclosure exercise that is carried out by a seller in connection with the acquisition of the...

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This Practice Note provides an overview of the purpose, nature and scope of the due diligence process that is carried out by a potential buyer prior to the acquisition of...

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Heads of terms (also known as an offer letter, term sheet, letter of intent or memorandum of understanding) set out, in a short document, a broad outline of the parties'...

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Dated [insert date] Introduction This legal due diligence questionnaire relates to the proposed purchase by [insert buyer name] (the Buyer) of [insert description of the...

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[HEADED NOTEPAPER OF ASSIGNEE] To: [Insert name and address of recipient—the other party to the contract being assigned] [Insert date] Dear [name of other party to the...

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[Headed notepaper of the assignor] To: [Insert name and address of recipient (ie the other party to the contract that was assigned)] [Insert date] Dear [insert name of...

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[Headed notepaper of the assignor] To: [insert name and address of recipient—other party to the contract being assigned] [insert day and month] 20[insert year] Dear [name...

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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see Practice Note:...

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[On headed notepaper of the assignor] To: [Insert name and address of Assignee] [Insert date] Dear [insert name of Assignee] Assignment of contract We refer to the...

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[On headed notepaper of the OUTGOING party to the ORIGINAL CONTRACT] [insert name of remaining party to the original contract] [insert address of remaining party to the...

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DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see Practice Note:...

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