Mergers and acquisitions

Material Adverse Change… Needy Change in Merger and Amalgmation Deals in India

Outline The phrase material adverse change (referred to here as MAC) is a prominent feature of contracts. It has received much attention in recent years. Skittishness due to the 2001 downturn in the economy, the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and the prospects of war with Iraq in 2003 prompted deal parties, and the… Read More

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MCA :: Damodaran Panel™s Report on Business Climate

The Chairman of the Committee (Damodaran Panel) had circulated a draft report for comments earlier last month. The report will be submitted to the Government soon. Giving this information in written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha earlier last month, Shri Sachin Pilot, Minister of Corporate Affairs, said that the Companies Bill, 2013 which… Read More

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M&A – At the Onset of Companies Bill

Mergers and Acquisitions have been governed by a large number of individual laws in India. However, the Companies Act, 1956 is the prime regulator of companies when it comes to its legal framework and is guiding the reconstruction of Indian companies over 50 years from now. Since then there has been a substantive growth in… Read More

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FDI in Pharmaceuticals

Indian pharmaceutical sector has witnessed increased foreign investment in the form of strategic collaborations, mergers and acquisitions as per available information from different sources.  Foreign Direct Investment in the pharmaceutical sector was allowed upto 100% on the automatic route till November, 2011, when government reviewed the policy in view of the pattern of foreign investment.  As a result of… Read More

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