Tips For Buyers In M&A Transition Services Agreements

Law360, New York (March 14, 2013, 12:44 PM EDT) -- Many acquisitions involve the seller and its affiliates providing services to the buyer and its affiliates for a limited period of time after the transaction closes in order to transition the business being acquired. These transition services arrangements vary greatly in scope and duration of services provided. For example, an acquisition of a business currently operated as a division of a larger entity may require fairly extensive transition services, while the acquisition of a stand-alone entity may not require any transition services.

The provision of transition...
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