Jon Northup at Osgoode’s 4th Annual M&A Skills Bootcamp
|Area||Mergers and Acquisitions|
April 11 - 12, 2011
Osgoode Professional Development
Downtown Toronto Conference Centre
Monday, April 11, 2011
1:00 pm: Structuring the Deal
Speaker: Jon Northup, Partner, Goodmans LLP
Experienced counsel will walk you through the basic forms of transactions that you are likely to encounter, including the securities law issues and tax implications for each type of deal.
Factors to consider when structuring the deal:
- How to anticipate timing issues, logistical difficulties and negotiation challenges, as well as business and legal issues
- What forms can a transaction take and how do they differ?
- share/asset purchases
- take-over bids
- plans of arrangement
- Securities issues impacting the transactions
- How do tax factors influence the choice of transaction structure?