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On December 1, 2016, Parker Hannifin Corporation and CLARCOR Inc. announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Parker will acquire CLARCOR for approximately $4.3 billion in cash, including the assumption of net debt. The transaction has been unanimously approved by the board of directors of each company. Upon closing of the transaction, expected to be completed by or during the first quarter of Parker’s fiscal year 2018, CLARCOR will be combined with Parker’s Filtration Group to form a leading and diverse global filtration business. Bass, Berry & Sims has served CLARCOR as primary corporate and securities counsel for 10 years and served as lead counsel on this transaction. Read more here.

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Point/Counterpoint: Negotiating a Hospital's Acquisition of a Physician Practice


May 17, 2016

Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Cindy Reisz will co-present "Point/Counterpoint: Negotiating a Hospital's Acquisition of a Physician Practice" at the AHLA Health Care Transactions Program. The presentation will include discussion on: 

  • Overview of the process of evaluating, negotiating and closing a hospital acquisition of a physician practice
  • Regulatory and tax implications to the parties
  • Valuations as a critical part of the transaction
  • The importance of diligence 
  • Small deals do not guarantee small liabilities
  • Key issues in deal negotiation

The AHLA Health Care Transactions Program is a unique opportunity to gain insight into the business and legal issues involving contemporary health care business transactions, including emerging care models, M&A trends, financing techniques, deal risk management strategies and post integration lessons. The program is May 17-18 at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee.

For more information or to register, visit the AHLA website

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