Intellectual Property Concerns In Tech M&A

What is intellectual property in technology? Intellectual property (IP) is the lifeblood of the technology industry and an essential component in technology law. Intellectual property includes patents, trademarks, and copyrights. When tech companies engage in merger and acquisition...

Intellectual Property Considerations In Healthcare M&A

Intellectual property (IP) due diligence is the process by which the IP of a target company is analyzed for accuracy and completeness. Healthcare M&A transactions require extensive intellectual property validation and verification. Healthcare intellectual property concerns consist...

Tax Considerations For A Tech M&A

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act saw the most changes to U.S Tax policy in recent history. Tax matters are a driving force of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) when determining the value of the transaction. In order for Technology (Tech) companies engaged in M&A to assess the impact of...

Federal And State Tax Considerations In Healthcare M&A

Healthcare facilities are subject to both Federal and state taxes. The current tax climate makes taxation uncertain which may have some positive and negative effects on M&A transaction in the Healthcare space. Tax due diligence in a health care transaction must be extremely...

Tech Blogs

How to conduct a Tech IPO/ICO The SEC defines an Initial Public Offering (IPO) as when a company first sells its shares to the public. Technology (Tech) companies distribute IPOs to raise the funding necessary for growth. Tech companies have raised approximately $4.3 billion in...

Healthcare Blogs

What federal and state Governing bodies approvals are needed in a Healthcare M &A What federal and state Governing bodies approvals are needed in a Healthcare M &A Under the Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and...

Technology M&A

What is the Pros and Cons for a Vertical Acquisition vs. Horizontal Acquisitions in a Tech M&A (This answer is identical to the HC answer because the same aspects apply)? M&A activity is the main source for growth in the Technology Industry. The two types of acquisitions...