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LAWS 5652 International Mergers and Acquisitions - HEAD (Spring: 4 )

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the legal rules and principles governing cross border corporate transactions involving mergers and negotiated acquisitions. Students will begin with an examination of the deal structures used in most common transactions in the EU, focusing on statutory and regulatory requirements. Students will focus heavily on the structure of the merger agreement and typical provisions negotiated in merger agreements. The object of this final section will be to help students understand the incentives addressed by merger agreement provisions, the legal limits to their use, and the skills required for precise drafting to accomplish a client’s objectives.


Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17