Private M&A: share purchase basics

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This Practice Note provides an overview of the agreement for the sale and purchase of shares in a private limited company (target): the share purchase agreement (SPA)....

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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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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 number] [insert company name] [LIMITED OR PLC] Minutes of a meeting of the board of directors (the Meeting) of [company name] [Limited OR...

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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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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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The [Directors OR Secretary] [insert company name] [insert company address] [insert date] Dear [Directors OR Secretary], [insert company name] (the Company) I hereby...

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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...

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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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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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Click here to download the latest Mergers & Acquisitions 2017 report, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are covered...

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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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Project [Insert project name] commercial contract review Document name: Data room reference: Reviewed by: Review date: Follow up instructions comments following review:...

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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 the entire issued share...

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Project [insert project name] Prepared for [Insert addressee name] [Insert date of report] INDEX Report A. Introduction B. Executive summary C. Detailed report 1...

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Acquisition of [insert target company name] Limited List of documents: Acquisition of [insert target company name] by [insert buyer name] from [insert seller(s) name(s)]...

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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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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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The Directors [insert target company name] (the Company) [insert target company registered office address] [insert day and month] 20[insert year] Dear Directors, Share...

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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 Notes:...

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A share purchase agreement (SPA) will typically include warranties and indemnities given by the seller in favour of the buyer. Why warranties and indemnities are needed...

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