Private company acquisitions

Overview:

This course will give you an overview of private company acquisitions (carried out by way of share and business sale), including an understanding of the key elements of a transaction. It will be useful for anyone new to advising on corporate transactions who is keen to understand the key areas involved, including the reasons as to why a particular structure is chosen as well as understanding various issues and processes during the transaction from initial stages up to and including completion.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this course, you will have a greater understanding of:

  • the differences between share sales and asset sales
  • the preliminary issues on a transaction
  • the due diligence process
  • the use of warranties and indemnities
  • the disclosure process
  • common issues on exchange and completion.

Authored by: Jackie Sheldon

Jackie Sheldon is a freelance senior lecturer specialising in designing, writing and delivering courses on company law. Jackie qualified and practiced as a corporate solicitor in a City firm before moving to the North West and working at Pannone LLP and Hammonds in Manchester. Jackie has been teaching for over 9 years, is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, has a Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Education and currently teaches modules on business and company law at undergraduate and post graduate levels.

A CPD certificate of completion will be provided by BPP Professional Education Limited upon successful completion of the online course.

CPD Points: 1.5

CPD Duration (hours): 1.5

Access: 12 months from purchase date

Price: £50.00 (excludes VAT)
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