October 02, 2014
Partner Sharon Geraghty discusses the current state of M&A and with four other Toronto M&A lawyers for a Financial Post feature.
Sharon provided comment on topics ranged from the evolving role of shareholder activism (“That's what I find interesting about this. Activist investors are showing patience, along with a sophistication and expertise in the industries they target. That's a real message for boards. They're even more formidable because they're coming at you with knowledge and patience.”) to inversions (“When you’re sitting around planning these transactions, you will think about where the best place for the company to be is. It’s not just where the corporation should be resident for tax purposes but also where its corporate headquarters should be and how to structure the tax planning for its global operations.”).
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