The following In-house Advisor practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
The following jurisdictions are covered in this report:
Australia; Austria; Brazil; British Virgin Islands; Cayman Islands; Croatia; Egypt; France; Germany; India; Japan; Nigeria; Saudi Arabia; South Korea; Spain; Switzerland; Thailand; United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; USA
The set of questions relating to the topic of Private Equity (Transactions) and answered by the guide for each jurisdiction covered include:
What different types of private equity transactions occur in your jurisdiction? What structures are commonly used in private equity investments and acquisitions?
What are the implications of corporate governance rules for private equity transactions? Are there any advantages to going private in leveraged buyout or similar transactions? What are the effects of corporate governance rules on companies that, following a private equity transaction, remain or later become public companies?
What are some of the issues facing boards of directors of public companies considering entering into a going-private or other private equity transaction? What procedural safeguards, if any, may boards of directors of public companies use when considering such a transaction? What is the role of a special committee in such a transaction where senior management, members of the board or significant shareholders are participating or have an interest in the transaction?
Are there heightened disclosure issues in connection with going-private transactions or other private equity transactions?
What are the timing
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