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Special Considerations in California M&A Deals

June 14, 2017

By David A. Westenberg, Joe Wyatt

Deal Lawyers published this article by Joe Wyatt and David Westenberg in its June-August 2017 issue. The piece discusses a number of special issues and opportunities that are raised by M&A transactions involving a party incorporated or based in California. Some of these issues affect permissible deal terms, deal structure and the manner in which a deal is consummated, and others apply more generally to California employees.

In addition to the deal-structuring issues that typically arise in any acquisition, M&A transactions involving a party incorporated or based in California raise a number of special issues and opportunities. Some of these issues affect permissible deal terms, deal structure and the manner in which a deal is consummated, and others apply generally to California employees. Read the full article