Corporate and Commercial

Negotiating purchase price adjustments

Andrew Windybank 27/11/2019

Purchase price adjustments are commonly used in M&A transactions to ensure that the agreed value for the purchase of shares or assets is realised. In this article, we consider the importance of having a well-drafted purchase price adjustment mechanism in a sale contract to avoid unintended outcomes.

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Corporate and Commercial

Cartel Conduct in M&A - Don't Jump the Gun

Andrew Windybank 04/09/2019

How should merging parties operate to avoid civil or criminal prosecution?  In this article, Andrew Windybank and Emma Morris of our Corporate & Commercial team consider 'gun jumping' in the context of M&A transactions.

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Corporate and Commercial

Preliminary Agreements – are you bound?

Andrew Windybank 31/07/2018

In this article, Andrew Windybank, Principal of our corporate and commercial law group, considers how recent cases have dealt with issues relating to intention of the parties when entering into preliminary agreements.

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Corporate and Commercial

A Safe Harbour In Uncertain Waters

Andrew Windybank 31/07/2018

In this article, Andrew Windybank, Principal of our corporate and commercial team, considers the recent introduction of a ‘safe harbour’ regime to protect company directors from attracting personal liability.

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Corporate and Commercial

Shareholders' pre-emptive rights - potential pitfalls

Andrew Windybank 13/03/2018

In this article Andrew Windybank, Principal of our corporate and commercial team, considers the potential pitfalls of pre-emptive rights provisions.

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