INTRODUCTION Our firm has recently celebrated the first anniversary of the implementation of a due-diligence automation platform, which through the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies, classifies and organizes documents by type of contract, governing law, language and various other criteria. We are writing this note to share thoughts on our own experience… continua
Articoli della categoria “Mergers ＆ Acquisitions”
INVESTIRE NEGLI USA: QUALI OBBLIGHI E RESPONSABILITÀ GLI AMMINISTRATORI DI UNA SOCIETÀ COSTITUITA NEGLI STATI UNITI DEVONO TENERE IN CONSIDERAZIONE IN UNA OPERAZIONE DI M&A?
Articolo redatto in collaborazione con Enrico Granata, partner di Morrison & Foerster Introduzione La dinamicità degli investimenti e l’expertise raggiunta in settori nuovi ha reso gli Stati Uniti, soprattutto negli ultimi anni, un mercato attraente per imprenditori italiani intenzionati a lanciare una start up o a espandere il proprio business al di fuori del mercato… continua
Recently increasing attention has focused on the importance of gender diversity in relation to women’s legibility in the work places. In this respect, Italian legislator has made a step forward by issuing a law on diverse composition of companies’ management. This spring 2013 more than 70 listed Italian companies will renew their board composition and… continua
Introduction In 2012 the $21 billion Kinder Morgan bid for El Paso was challenged before the Delaware Court of Chancery due to alleged breach of fiduciary duties by both advisers and company executives. A billion-dollar deal, a chief executive officer with underlying motives and conflicted investment banks are the perfect elements of a modern play… continua
Representations and warranties under Italian law Legal remedies for infringement Safeguards to add and mistakes to avoid Court ruling on consequences of infringement Comment Representations and warranties under Italian law Representations and warranties have been imported into Italian M&A law from US practice and are now one of the main aspects of almost any deal…. continua
The road to a successful acquisition holds a wide variety of challenges for both acquirer and target. A common area of concern arises from the unavailability of private information, which may lead the parties to assess the target’s intrinsic value very differently. Bridging the gap between different estimates of the target’s value is a fundamental… continua