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Research and Markets: International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions - Draws Together Collective Expertise to Provide A Valuable Resource


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions" report to their offering.

The ICLG series provides current and practical comparative legal information on a range of practice areas.

Our comprehensive guides follow a question and answer format to ensure thorough coverage of each topic within different legal systems worldwide.

Each guide draws together the collective expertise of our contributors to provide a valuable and convenient resource, updated annually.

The ICLG series provides a practical insight for general counsel, government agencies and private practice lawyers keeping them abreast of law and policy globally.

International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions covers Law in 40 Jurisdictions & 6 General Chapters

Areas of law covered include:

- Relevant Authorities and Legislation

- Mechanics of Acquisition

- Friendly or Hostile

- Information

- Stakebuilding

- Deal Protection

- Bidder Protection

- Target Defences

- Other Useful Facts

- Updates

Key Topics Covered:

General Chapters

- European M&A Trends and Outlook for 2012

Skadden, Arps, Slate,Meagher & Flom LLP

- European Union: The UK-Continental Europe Debate on Takeover Regulation

Skadden, Arps, Slate,Meagher & Flom LLP

- Defending a UK Hostile Bid: The Tools for the Battle

Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

- Recent Developments in Deal Protection in U.S. and U.K. Markets

Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP

- Conflict Transactions: Upping the Ante at a Time of Anxiety

Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz

- The Search for Deterrence: Derivatives Clauses in Shareholder Rights Plans

Covington & Burling LLP

Jurisdiction Chapters

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Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
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Sector: Legal, Corporate Governance

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