Month: March 2017

M & A Engagement Letters – Don’t Get Stung by the Success Fee

March 23, 2017

You’ve decided to sell your company, and you’ve engaged a financial advisor to find a buyer. The financial advisor sends you its standard form of engagement letter, and you sign it. Agreeing to pay the financial advisor a commission based on the sales price seemed reasonable at the time. The engagement letter contains the following…

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Is Tax Reform Coming?

March 7, 2017

Tax reform is a real possibility in 2017 now that the Republicans control the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House of Representatives and the White House. While it is too early to know for sure what tax reform will look like, it is expected that any tax reform will be a mix of the proposals set…

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