Mergers and acquisitions continue to deliver the strategic objectives of global business, particularly in the face of unprecedented change, providing tremendous opportunities to reshape organisations and access new markets.
As a law firm we examine the driving factors, risks and opportunities clients face across industries and geographies, and assess the strategies for delivering successful M&A.
This M&A hub presents our insights, training and other key resources to support our clients in planning and delivering M&A projects.
M&A building blocks
Our on-demand webinar series breaks down the essential building blocks required to ensure an M&A process runs smoothly
Planning for the best process
In this webinar we look at how to plan the best process for a privately negotiated M&A transaction, including the key matters to be considered in the early stages. We consider the buyer’s and seller’s objectives, establishing the deal perimeter (including asset sales v share sale and pre-sale re-organisations) as well as a comparison of the possible sale processes and the key early stage documents.
In this webinar we discuss merger control, in particular the main stages in merger control analysis (including the importance of undertaking this analysis at an early stage), deals which may be more likely to raise substantive competition concerns and appropriate protections for transaction documents.
Tax considerations in M&A transactions
This webinar looks at a key area of negotiation on M&A transactions, the warranties, indemnities and seller protection provisions.
This webinar considers the dispute resolution clause and privilege, two areas which are often not given the detailed consideration they required in M&A transactions. In addition to considering the two...
Corporate governance, shareholder activism, and hostile M&A
Please join our Canadian Special Situations team for a webinar on corporate governance, shareholder activism, and hostile M&A.
Conditionality and its consequences
In this webinar we look at the most common reasons buyers may require an SPA to be conditional and the consequences this may have on the sale documentation and the M&A process, including pre-completion undertakings, repetition of warranties at completion and completion obligations.
Beyond COVID-19: Corporate/M&A outlook
The impact of COVID-19, including its wide-ranging effect on “business-as-usual” activities, raises a number of issues for companies. Listed companies are having to consider their ongoing disclosure obligations and how to hold shareholder meetings, and all companies are reviewing the implications of the coronavirus for their financial position and performance, as well as their financial arrangements.
M&A Outlook 2022
We examine key legal and regulatory developments driving and shaping M&A around the world
Australian private M&A deal trends report
Our 2021 report closely analyses 94 completed private M&A transactions that Norton Rose Fulbright Australia has acted on during the calendar year and is intended to provide an empirical benchmark of Australian market practice for key private M&A negotiation points.
Australian public M&A deal trends report
Our report considers how the Australian public M&A market has fared in 2021 during what has been a remarkable 12 months and attempts to forecast what we could be another vibrant year ahead.