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Envision to Sell to KKR for $9.9 Billion

We represented Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: EVHC) in its definitive agreement to sell to KKR in an all-cash transaction for $9.9 billion, including debt. KKR will pay $46 per Envision share in cash to buy the company, marking a 32 percent premium to the company's volume-weighted average share price from November 1, when Envision announced it was considering its options. The transaction is expected to close the fourth quarter of 2018. Read more

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Six Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice spotlight

Dermatology, ophthalmology, radiology, urology…the list goes on. Yet, in any physician practice management transaction, there are six key considerations that apply and, if not carefully managed, can derail a transaction. Download the 6 Things to Know Before Buying a Physician Practice to keep your physician practice management transactions on track.

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Making Sense of ITAR, EAR, OFAC and Other Trade Controls


March 2, 2016

Bass, Berry & Sims is pleased to partner with the U.S. Commercial Service for a seminar titled "Making Sense of ITAR, EAR, OFAC and Other Trade Controls." Bass, Berry & Sims attorneys Thad McBride and Cheryl Palmeri and Craig Pettit, Director of International Operations and Compliance at Bridgestone Americas, will help attendees understand United States trade controls, including the following:

  • Defense export controls administered by the U.S. State Department under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)
  • Commercial or "dual use" export controls administered by the U.S. Commerce Department under the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)
  • U.S. economic sanctions and embargoes administered by the U.S. Treasury Department, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)

While the seminar is tailored to small- and mid-sized companies that operate – or want to operate – outside the United States, any member of the exporting community is welcome to join us. 

This event will take place on Wednesday, March 2 from 9:30 am-3:00 pm CT at Bass, Berry & Sims' Nashville office. The cost to attend is $79.00.

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