Course Details

What Drives M and A Activity? Reasons and Process

LocationThe Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department Dubai Legal Professional Development Centre Mezzanine Level, Block C, Al Hudaiba Awards Building, at the corner of 2nd December Street and Jumeirah Beach Road in the Emirate of Dubai
Offered ByClyde And Co Llp, Kwintessential, Galadari Advocates And Legal Consultants

Target Audience:
All practitioners up to partner level. It would not benefit corporate lawyers with over 5 years’ experience.

Course Description:
The course is two part:
1. a review of the reasons why companies in the UAE engage in merger and acquisition activity; and
2. the general process by which acquisitions are undertaken.

Areas Covered:
1. Reasons for and against M&A activity;
2. Identifying a target and/or preparation for sale;
3. Non-binding offer;
4. Due diligence; and
5. Negotiation and draft of sale and purchase documentation.

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