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The M&A Advisor Winner 2017The M&A Advisor announced the winners of the 16th Annual M&A Advisor Awards on Monday, November 13 at the 2017 M&A Advisor Awards. Bass, Berry & Sims was named a winner in the two categories related to the following deals:

M&A Deal of the Year (from $1B-$5B) – Acquisition of CLARCOR Inc. by Parker Hannifin Corporation

Corporate/Strategic Deal of the Year (over $1B) – Acquisition of BNC Bancorp by Pinnacle Financial Partners

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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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Methods for Resolution of Indemnification Disputes


April 28, 2017

Bass, Berry & Sims attorneys Joe Crace and Britt Latham are presenting at the Business Law Forum 2017 presented by the Tennessee Bar Association (TBA). The forum will address the constituents, structures, functions and contents of indemnification provisions that are commonly negotiated in a variety of business transactions. Joe and Britt will present on the topic of, "Methods for Resolution of Indemnification Disputes."

Topics include:

  • What issues should the parties address in a dispute resolution provision (i.e., the pros and cons of including a mandatory arbitration clause, a jury trial waiver or a fee-shifting provision)?
  • Which state's law and which forum should govern?
  • Tips and tactics for resolving indemnification disputes early and efficiently
  • Best practices for avoiding disputes over representations and warranties in the first place.

The Business Law Forum 2017 will be held on Friday, April 28, 2017. The program has been approved for 6.5 hours of Tennessee CLE credit (1.5 dual, 5 general). For more information and registration, visit the TBA website.

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