Mergers & Acquisitions Category

Earlier this month, AbbVie, Inc. paid $21 billion to acquire Pharmacyclics, Inc., a cancer drug company with only one medication on the market. The deal highlights the acquisition frenzy that continues to dominate the pharmaceutical industry.

Acquisition Frenzy Continue in Pharmaceutic...

Mar 27, 2015No Comments888 Views

Earlier this month, AbbVie, Inc. paid $21 billion to acquire Pharmacyclics, Inc., a cancer drug company with only one medication on the market. The deal

A new study on merger and acquisition (M&A) litigation in 2014 reveals several significant trends.

Merger and Acquisition Litigation Trends

Mar 04, 2015No Comments1665 Views

A new study on merger and acquisition (M&A) litigation in 2014 reveals several significant trends. Most notably, the majority of all lawsuits were filed in

We have seen a number of instances where some of the children of business owners are involved in the running of the family business, while other children have either chosen to work elsewhere or were not given the opportunity to participate in the family owned business.

Family Owned Business & What To Do Abo...

Jul 29, 2014No Comments1067 Views

We have seen a number of instances where some of the children of business owners are involved in the running of the family business, while

Don’t Have Steve Ballmer’s Money? How t...

Jun 10, 2014No Comments885 Views

Experts largely agree that Steve Ballmer overpaid for the Los Angeles Clippers. The former Microsoft executive paid a record $2 billion for the franchise. By

Is It Time to Sell Your New York or New Jer...

Jan 07, 2014No Comments875 Views

For business sellers who have been waiting until the economy turns around, it may finally be time to pull the trigger. With profits up and

Are Some Mergers More Prone to Government S...

Jan 31, 2013No Comments826 Views

All mergers are not created equal, at least according to the Federal Trade Commission. The agency recently released a report on its merger investigations from

Will Getco Get Green Light From Knight Capi...

Jan 08, 2013No Comments839 Views

If Getco LLC can secure approval from Knight Capital Group shareholders, the newly formed entity would be a dominating force on the U.S. stock exchange.

Use an Earn-Out Provision to Bridge The Dif...

Jan 01, 2013No Comments798 Views

Sellers usually value their New Jersey businesses higher than the Buyer can reasonably pay up front and unconditionally, because the Buyer has less familiarity with

New Survey Suggests Seller Financing Often ...

Oct 12, 2012No Comments840 Views

In today’s tighter credit market, business buyers are increasingly turning to sellers for financing. In fact, it is often a “must” to get a deal

Funding Your New York or New Jersey Busines...

Oct 02, 2012No Comments1133 Views

For many New York or New Jersey businesses, it all starts out with a great idea. However, in order to turn that idea into a