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Court Permits Business Seller to Sue Buyer for Seller CEO Retention Bonus Deal

Introduction A business buyer often wants to retain the seller’s top management. One technique used is a lucrative retention bonus. One legal risk in using this technique is a seller claim that the retention bonus is in fact part of

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Legal Claims in M&A: Buyer’s Oral Promises Land Them in Court

Explore a case study involving oral promises in an M&A deal and the legal implications. Learn how a buyer’s actions led to a court battle. M&A Stories January 10, 2019 In 2016, a company based in the greater Sacramento area,

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