Weinberg and Blank has long been regarded as the authoritative work dealing with the law and practice of takeovers and mergers. Written as a practitioner text it not only explains the law and reproduces the materials but also gives expert guidance, taking the reader through the economic, financial services, accounting and competition law implications from a commercial standpoint.
Economic and legal background. The forms and mechanics of takeovers. Merger control. Aspects of the takeover process. The purchase of securities. Fiscal and accounting consequences. Materials: legislation and supporting documentation.