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A Costly Mistake: The Dangers of Cybersecurity in M&A Transactions

By: Christine Malafi, Esq.

Posted: November 9th, 2018

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With major data and security breaches consistently making headlines, a thorough investigation of a target company’s security practices is critical […]

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Representations and Warranties in M&A Transactions

By: Vincent Costa, Esq.

Posted: November 9th, 2018

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In the world of M&A, each party to a purchase agreement makes certain representations and warranties that serve to allocate […]

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Taxes and M&A with Alan Sasserath of Sasserath & Zoraian, LLP and Gregg Schor of Protegrity Advisors, LLC

Posted: July 27th, 2018

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Long Island is home to trendsetting M&A transactions and a vibrant international business community. In this episode of CMM Live, […]

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New York Court Issues Minority Shareholder-Friendly Decision in Controlling Stockholder Merger

By: Justin Ryu

Posted: July 17th, 2018

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  In a decision that could make New York a more attractive venue for shareholders of Delaware-incorporated companies, a New […]

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“That’s Not My Problem!” Or Is It? Successor Liability in New York Asset Purchases

By: Don Rassiger, Esq.

Posted: October 27th, 2017

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Congratulations…you just bought a business. But, what else did you “buy”? Many M&A deals are structured as asset purchase transactions […]

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Cybersecurity Due Diligence in Mergers and Acquisitions

By: Christine Malafi, Esq.

Posted: September 26th, 2017

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There is no doubt that effective due diligence is essential in any merger or acquisition of businesses.  Conducting a complete […]

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Abracadabra! Delaware Court Does Away with “Magic Words” for Valid Anti-Reliance Provisions

Posted: February 19th, 2016

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Integration clauses typically state that an agreement is the entire and only agreement between parties, superseding any prior written or […]

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Successor Liability in Asset Purchases under New York Law

Posted: January 22nd, 2016

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When buying or selling a business, potential successor liability of the buyer is a primary concern.  Successor Liability means liability […]

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Earnout Payments and the Implied Covenant of Good Faith

Posted: September 25th, 2015

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Summary An earnout is a contractual provision in an agreement for the purchase and sale of a business in which […]

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Court Holds Successor Corporation Liable For Judgment Against Defunct Entity

By: Jeff Basso, Esq.

Posted: September 25th, 2015

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In litigation, it is one thing to obtain a judgment against an individual or entity, but it is another thing […]

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