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Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

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The Acquisition of Private Companies and Business Assets 8th ed isbn 9780421840003

The Acquisition of Private Companies and Business Assets 7th ed

ISBN13: 9780752002927
ISBN: 0752002929
New Edition ISBN: 9780421840003
Published: July 1997
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback & Disk
Price: Out of print

For a complete practical guide to the law, taxation and procedure of acquiring shares in private companies and business assets, practitioners need look no further.

The Acquisition of Private Companies and Business Assets has been expanded to cover both share and asset acquisitions. It has been extensively revised to cover key legal developments, including those concerning:-

  • Employees - particularly issues in relation to asset acquisitions such as transfer of contract and TUPE
  • Pensions - in the light of the Pensions Act 1995
  • Acquisitions by a listed company - reflecting changes in the Stock Exchange rules
  • Taxation - including the implication of the most recent Finance Acts.

Company Law
Acquisition structures.
Consents and approval.
Merger control and competition law.
Financial assistance.
Employees pensions.
Accounting for acquisitions.
Investigations and warranties.
Acquisitions by a listed company.
Taxation of the transaction.
Taxation of the target.
Taxation warranties and indemnities.
Europe. Insolvency.
Agreement for sale/other documents.