Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructurings, Sixth Edition
Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructurings is an all-inclusive guide to M&As that illustrates how restructuring can be used successfully, how each form works, and the laws that govern them. This updated edition includes the latest statistics, research, graphs, and case studies on the private equity market, ethics, legal frameworks, and corporate governance, presented in a more approachable, manageable way. Written from a practical and historical perspective, this book carefully analyzes the strategies and motives that inspire M&As, the legalities involved each step of the way, and the offensive and defensive techniques used during hostile acquisitions.
Corporate restructurings are indispensable in building a new generation of re-engineered companies with the power and resources to compete on the global playing field. This book covers the full spectrum of transactions, from megadeals to downsizing, and takes a fresh look at restructuring and how it is being used to revitalize and supercharge companies.
- Learn how corporate restructuring helps companies compete
- Discover the common impetus behind M&As
- Understand the laws and rules that govern the field
- Examine more effective strategies for hostile acquisitions
The slowdown in the world's economy means that mergers and corporate restructuring will likely increase. It is essential for students and professionals to fully understand the concepts and mechanics behind these transactions, and Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructurings is the comprehensive guide to the field.
Maximizing Corporate Value through Mergers and Acquisitions: A Strategic Growth Guide
Solid guidance for selecting the correct strategic basis for mergers and acquisitions
Examining how M&A fits in corporate growth strategies, Maximizing Corporate Value through Mergers and Acquisitions covers the various strategic reasons for companies entering mergers and acquisitions (M&A), with a look at those that are based on sound strategy, and those that are not.
- Helps companies decide whether M&As should be used for growth and increased corporate value
- Explores why M&A deals often fail to deliver what their proponents have represented they would
- Explains which types of M&A work best and which to avoid
With insider guidance on what boards of directors should be aware of when evaluating proposed deals, Maximizing Corporate Value through Mergers and Acquisitions provides a sound foundation for understanding the risks involved in any mergers and acquisitions deal, before it's too late.
Measuring Business Interruption Losses and Other Commercial Damages, 2nd edition
Dr. Patrick A. Gaughan presents Measuring Business Interruption Losses and Other Commercial Damages, 2nd Edition.
This is the only book in print on the topic of business interruption loss methodology. The revised second edition of this book features new material, including expanded chapters on intellectual property, antitrust and securities related damages. New case citations from recent court decisions have been integrated throughout the book. All financial and economic data have been updated.
Computing damages in business interruption lawsuits requires a sound knowledge of fields such as litigation economics, forensic accounting and law. One comprehensive volume for dealing with the diverse demands presented by commercial damages analysis has now been developed for practitioners in this field.