Mergers and Acquisitions

Recent Posts

Partners HealthCare Merger Challenges
Posted on 30 Jan 2015 by Brian JM Quinn

In local Massachusetts news, a state Superior Court judge refused to approve a consent agreement permitting PartnersHealthcare to close its merger with three smaller hospitals. The transactions had been opposed by the MA Attorney General on grounds that... Read More

Cornerstone Research Releases 2013 M&A Litigation Study
Posted on 13 Mar 2014 by Kevin M. LaCroix

Mergers and acquisition activity continued to attract litigation in connection with virtually every transaction during 2013, and for the first time during 2013 the litigation filing rates for smaller transactions was as great as for larger transactions... Read More

Speed Reading: Top 10 Issues With Consortium Bids
Posted on 13 Jun 2013 by Frank Aquila & Melissa Sawyer

Consortium bids raise many complex legal, economic and strategic issues beyond those typically dealt with in M&A transactions. Consortium bidders and their advisors need to focus carefully on their role in the bidding process to avoid delays and mistakes... Read More

Women in M&A
Posted on 25 Feb 2015 by Brian JM Quinn

I talk a lot of students about life as a lawyer and finding ways to balance the needs of the profession with having a life. There's no way around it. It's not easy. It's particularly tough on women. In response to issues in the profession... Read More