Due Diligence for Trade Risk

When conducting due diligence on a multinational company, consider the heightened risk of trade disruptions and loss of goodwill with foreign customers resulting from our ongoing trade negotiations. On November 30, 2018, the United States, Canada, and Mexico agreed to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (“NAFTA”) with the United States Mexico Canada Agreement

Private Capital Markets Luncheon

(Prestonwood Country Club, Dallas, TX) – “2018 was a strong year for the market as a whole. Deal activity in the middle market saw an increase of about 15 percent in both volume and value from 2017. The outlook for economic activity and mergers and acquisitions for 2019 is strong, but there are warning signs

New Thresholds for Hart-Scott-Rodino Filings on Large Mergers, Acquisitions and Company Sales

If you are planning a merger, sale or acquisition of a company nearing $16 million of assets or annual sales and you have over $160 million in assets or annual sales, determine whether you are required file a notice with the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice. Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, parties to sizeable