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the combination of two or more commercial companies

an occurrence that involves the production of a union

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In January 2005, the IRS further expanded the meaning of a statutory merger or consolidation by issuing proposed regulations eliminating the necessity for a transaction to be effected pursuant to domestic laws.
Because many foreign jurisdictions now have merger statutes that operate like those of the states, under which all assets and liabilities move by operation of law, the change in the definition of an A reorganization now allows transactions effected pursuant to these statutes to qualify as statutory mergers or consolidations for Sec.
com, reverse mergers are lighter on the wallet than an IPO: a reverse merger typically costs between $50,000 and $100,000, about one-quarter the expense of an IPO.
When contemplating a reverse merger, for example, a company must be prepared to surrender as much as 20 percent ownership to the shell company.
The merger agreement was approved by the board of directors of FNIS, following the recommendation of a special committee of the FNIS board of directors, and by the board of directors of FNF, following the recommendation of a special committee of the FNF board of directors.
Merger integration is an enterprisewide affair involving nearly every function and business unit.
In 1998 its $72 billion acquisition of Ameritech was the third largest merger of the year.
The high level of merger activity since 1980; along with a large number of bank failures, is reflected in a steady decline an the number of U.
A major reason given of why so many mergers yield disappointing results is that the leadership group in the pre-merger period devotes insufficient critical study to determine how the potential partners' operations can be most effectively integrated to achieve maximum efficiency.
the Supreme Court held that the surviving corporation in what it concluded was a statutory merger under Pennsylvania law could deduct unamortized discount and expenses with respect to bonds issued by the transferor and retired by the surviving corporation.
INVESTORS AND SECURITY HOLDERS OF COLUMBIA ARE URGED TO READ THE DEFINITIVE PROXY STATEMENT AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT DOCUMENTS FILED WITH THE SEC, BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT COLUMBIA, JPMORGAN AND THE PROPOSED MERGER.
Domestic law: Despite the fact that each of the merger participants is a foreign entity, the transaction nevertheless is a statutory merger and, thus, a good A reorganization, because both Z and Y are qualified participants, and the transaction is not divisive.
Behind all the merger mania are not just corporate egos but companies' desires to slake analysts' thirst for growth.
A merger may get a thumbs-down if advisers are not familiar with antitrust economics.