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Crain's Ask the Expert: Exploring the M&A Landscape

Click Here to View the Original PDF from Crain's New York 2019 was a busy year in the mergers and acquisitions world, with both private equity firms and strategic buyers looking for deals in an environment shaped by tax reform, a looser regulatory climate and increased cash reserves at...

Trends in M&A Provisions: After-Tax Indemnity Limitations

In merger and acquisition (“M&A”) transactions, the definitive purchase agreement (whether asset purchase agreement, stock purchase agreement, or merger agreement) typically contains representations, warranties, and covenants, along with related indemnification obligations. [2] One issue often negotiated is whether the amounts recoverable as indemnified damages should be calculated on an...