GCs To Send More Cash M&A Attorneys' Way In 2013

Law360, New York (October 17, 2012, 7:32 PM EDT) -- Corporations will pad their budgets for mergers and acquisitions counsel in 2013, continuing a three-year growth trend after widespread economic uncertainty triggered a major slump in activity, according to a new report on corporate legal spending.

After the spending lull, cash-rich companies are facing new pressure for growth, increasingly hinging their growth plans on new purchases. Likewise, as U.S. businesses strengthen, overseas suitors are increasingly honing in on U.S. operations as potential targets for expansion, according to the BTI Premium Practices Forecast 2013 report from The...
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