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In June 2017, Pinnacle Financial Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNFP) closed a $1.9 billion merger with BNC Bancorp (NASDAQ: BNCN) pursuant to which BNC merged with and into Pinnacle. With the completion of the transaction, Pinnacle becomes a Top 50 U.S. Bank. The merger will create a four state footprint concentrated in 12 of the largest urban markets in the Southeast. 

Bass, Berry & Sims has served Pinnacle as primary corporate and securities counsel for more than 15 years and served as counsel on the transaction. Our attorneys were involved in all aspects related to the agreement, including tax, employee benefits and litigation. 

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Regulation A+

It seems that lately there has been a noticeable uptick in Regulation A+ activity, including several recent Reg A+ securities offerings where the stock now successfully trades on national exchanges. In light of this activity, we have published a set of FAQs about Regulation A+ securities offerings to help companies better understand this "mini-IPO" offering process, as well as pros and cons compared to a traditional underwritten IPO.

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M&A Negotiation Trends: Insights from the 2015 Private Deal Points Study

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March 10, 2016

Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Tatjana Paterno will present a webinar titled "M&A Negotiation Trends: Insights from the 2015 Private Deal Points Study" on March 10 at 1 pm ET. Other panelists include: 

  • Wilson Chu (moderator); McDermott Will & Emery LLP (Dallas, TX)
  • Jessica Pearlman; K&L Gates (Seattle, WA)
  • Claudia Simon; Paul Hastings LLP (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Chris Scheurer; McGuire Woods LLP (Charlotte, NC)
  • Craig Menden; Cooley LLP (Palo Alto, CA)
  • Marty Lorenzo; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popep, P.C. (San Diego, CA)
  • Kevin Kyte; Stikeman Elliott LLP (Montreal, QC, Canada)
  • Michael Kendall; Goodwin Procter LLP (Boston, MA)
  • Ashley Hess; Baker & Hostetler LLP (Cincinnati, OH)
  • Ed Deibert; Arnold & Porter (San Francisco, CA)

The Deal Points Studies of the Mergers & Acquisitions Committee have gained wide recognition as the gold standard for market metrics of key negotiated legal issues in M&A agreements. During the webinar, the panel will discuss insights from the Committee's flagship 2015 Private Target Deal Points Study (login required).

For more information and to register, please visit the ABA website.


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