When Seller Contracts For IT On Behalf Of Acquisition

Law360, New York (February 1, 2016, 10:23 AM EST) -- Last year was a record year for mergers and acquisitions activity as 2015 generated $4.7 trillion worth of deals driven by inexpensive debt and the pressure to become more efficient in a low-growth economy.[1] To help achieve the expected benefits of an acquisition, the information technology infrastructure and back office services of the acquisition must be integrated into the buyer's environment or stood up independently. However, the integration approach is time-consuming and prone to failure; it is estimated that 50-80 percent of acquisitions fail due to lack of proper integration.[2] Given this high rate of failure, an acquisition that has its...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!