Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity will continue in 2015. Some of the factors contributing to the rise in this activity include large cash reserves of companies, ability to borrow at low interest rates and increasing confidence in economic recovery. Inevitably, there will be disputes resulting from issues occurring during pre and post-acquisition phases.
Buyers, sellers, and their counsel must give proper attention to risks associated with the transaction process to minimize the potential for a future dispute. To read about the areas in M&A deals that frequently are disputed, please click here.