Derived from Kluwer’s multi-volume Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers, the largest and most detailed database of M&A know-how available anywhere in the world this work by highly experienced partners in the leading international law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater PartG mbB provides a concise, practical analysis of current law and practice relating to mergers and acquisitions of public and private companies in Germany. The book offers a clear explanation of each step in the acquisition process from the perspectives of both the purchaser and the seller. Key areas covered include: structuring the transaction; due diligence; contractual protection; consideration; and the impact of applicable company, competition, tax, intellectual property, environmental and data protection law on the acquisition process.
Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers is an invaluable guide for both legal practitioners and business executives seeking a comprehensive yet practical analysis of mergers and acquisitions in Germany.
Equivalent analyses of M&A law and practice in some 50 other jurisdictions, all contributed by leading law firms, are accessible on-line at www.kluwerlawonline.com under Corporate Acquisitions and Mergers.
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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater PartG mbB
List of Abbreviations
2 Forms of Business Organization
3 Preliminary Matters
4 Due Diligence
5 Restrictions on Foreign Investment
6 Consents and Waivers
7 Involvement of Employee Representatives
8 Deal Structures
9 The Acquisition Agreement
11 Post-closing Filings and Notifications
12 Acquisitions of Listed Companies
13 German Merger Control
14 Tax Aspects
15 Taxation of Partnerships
16 Tax Losses
17 Interest Barrier Rules
18 Taxation of Dividends.
19 Fiscal Unity (Organschaft)
20 Transfer Pricing
21 Tax Considerations: Share Deals
22 Tax Considerations: Asset Deals